Asian Games shine spotlight on Indonesian cuisine

It’s the second-biggest multi-sport event in the world after the Olympics. Currently, 11,300 athletes from 45 countries across Asia are competing in Jakarta and Palembang in Indonesia at the 18th ann...

Six pct tax for MCC parking coupon effective from 1 Sept

MIRI: Effective from 1st September 2018 (Saturday), 6 per cent tax will be applicable to parking coupon, says Miri City Council (MCC) Mayor, Adam Yii. Yii announced this at a press conference held at...

Consumers’ choice top priority at F.I.T Café

KUCHING: F.I.T (Friend In Town) Café and Catering, at Lot 215, Jalan Nipah Off Jalan Abell Padungan here puts its customers’ choice as top priority. It operates from Monday to Sunday, starting as ear...

Call to repeal law that punishes suicide attempters

  KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Psychiatric Association has called upon the government to repeal the Section 309 of the Penal Code that provides punishment for an attempted act of suicide. Its vic...

1,200 attend Wacana Kibar Jalur Gemilang programme

MUKAH: Some 1,200 attended the National Day programme called Wacana Kibar Jalur Gemilang held at SMK Three Rivers here yesterday morning. They comprised students of the school, teachers, parents and ...

Uniform vouchers for 227 students from 10 schools

BINTULU: Some 227 students from 10 primary and secondary schools in the Samalaju and Tanjung Batu constituencies received school uniform vouchers worth RM45,000. At the handed over ceremony at SMK As...

Agriculture Dept presents Excellence Service Awards

BINTULU: The State Department of Agriculture last night organised an Excellence Service Award presentation ceremony at a leading hotel here. Some 153 staff members of the department received their ce...

PH gov’t guarantees justice for all – Dr M

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad last night gave the assurance that the Pakatan Harapan government guaranteed justice for all the people after their having achieved the “second in...