Female driver injured in Puspakom collision

KUCHING: A female driver sustained injuries after she collided with another car along Jalan Pending, in front of Puspakom at about 1.30 pm yesterday. Driving a Viva she collided with a Wira causing h...

Over 100,000 people employed in palm oil industry

KUCHING: In 2017, the palm oil industry provided employment to over 119,521 people (locals and foreign workers) with more than 39,213 smallholders actively involved in the industry, said Chief Minist...

Int’l orchid conference July 2019

KUCHING: About 600 participants from 13 countries, namely Japan, Indonesia, Thailand, Singapore, Taiwan, Vietnam, Myanmar, Philippines, Brunei, China, Korea and Malaysia, are expected to participate ...

90 officials from 21 bodies partake in special workshop

KUCHING: A total of 90 representatives from 21 agencies, departments and associations attended the Roundtable Discussion on Child Adoption and Underage Marriage in Sarawak at Citadines Hotel, yesterd...

Motorcyclist dies in crash with 4WD

KUCHING: A motorcyclist died after he collided with a four-wheel drive at 5.40 yesterday morning along Jalan Usaha Jaya, Muara Tabuan 2. Puuan anak Panjang, 43, from Mongkos, Serian a factory worker ...

Freedom of technology is what we need

The Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi (Dr) Abang Johari Tun Openg’s comment on technological policy direction in local economy in general is rather misunderstanding – I’m afraid. He keeps telling u...

RM160 mln approved for Daro roads

DARO: The state government has approved over RM160 million for the construction of three roads in the Daro state constituency. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi (Dr) Abang Johari Tun Abang Openg said the...

Sea Scout Basic Training in Miri on Nov 1

KUCHING: The Scouts As sociation of Malaysia through the National Sea Scout Secretariat will be hosting the national level Sea Scout Leader Basic Training 2018 from November 1 to 4 at Sekolah Menenga...

Water shortage in Kabong still serious

KABONG: The pipelines installation project from Simpang Roban to Simpang Sungai Nyiar, which covers a distance of 5km, does not have a big impact on the water problem faced by the people here. Althou...

Lee visits Kpg Batu 1

MIRI: State Assistant Tourism Minister, Datuk Lee Kim Shin on Wednesday visited the Pasar Nelayan (fish market) at Kpg Batu 1, Kuala Baram, near here to look at the boat shade that was recently damag...