Reinstate legal aid dept officers – HAWA

LABUAN : The Labuan Association for Women’s Affairs (HAWA) yesterday appealed to the Public Service Department (PSD) to reconsider the “scrapping” of two posts of legal assistant in the Legal Aid Dep...

Over 600 oral, written questions submitted

GEORGE TOWN: The Penang state legislative assembly sitting will convene next Monday until August 10 with over 600 oral and written questions being submitted to the August house. Penang Speaker Datuk ...

EC to meet over Seri Setia by-election

SHAH ALAM: The Election Commission (EC) is to meet next week to determine the dates for the by-election for the Seri Setia state seat, EC deputy chairman Tan Sri Othman Mahmood said yesterday. He sai...

HFMD forces closure of preschool

SEREMBAN: A preschool in Negeri Sembilan has been ordered to close in view of the Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD), raising to five the number of educational institutions shut down as of yesterday...

UiTM Sarawak signs two MoAs with Satoyama Microbes

KOTA SAMARAHAN: The Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Sarawak Branch has signed two Memoranda of Agreement (MoA) with Satoyama Microbes Sendirian Berhad (Sdn Bhd) for the purpose of agriculture indust...

30 take part in Smart Youth Camp 2018

MUKAH: Thirty youths took part in the Smart Youth Camp 2018 held at Mukah Youth Activity Centre (MYAC) over the weekend. They comprised students from Sarawak Skills Development Centre Mukah (PPKS Muk...

GPS united in support of Douglas’ action

KUCHING: Several GPS leaders have voiced their support for Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas, who plans to take court action against PKR State Information Chief Vernon Kedit for ca...

500 attend Active Farmers Development programme

BALINGIAN: The first series of Active Farmers Development programme was held in this sub-district recently. The one-day event which involved four units of Farmers’ Organisations (FO) attracted about ...

Telco radiation not harmful – SACOFA

LIMBANG: SACOFASdn Bhd, Sarawak’s leading ICT infrastructure company behind Sarawak’s state-of-the-art telecommunications and information technologies development, conducted a public seminar yesterda...

YMM Padungan organises hunger camp for children

KUCHING: Youth Movement Malaysia (YMM Padungan) organised a ‘Famine Kids 8 Hours DIY Camp’ at SJK Chung Hua No. 1 yesterday. Hope Place founder Kelvin Wan was invited to give a talk on volunteerism a...