Rabies: Sibu registers zero cases

SIBU: Sibu Municipal Council (SMC) has yet to receive any report of rabies cases, said its Deputy Chairperson Rogayah Jemain. Speaking at a full council meeting yesterday, Rogayah stressed the counci...

Sarawak Museum Campus construction work temporarily halted

KUCHING: Construction work is now temporarily halted at the project site of the Sarawak Museum Campus and Heritage Trail project, following a dengue outbreak at the area. The Sarawak Health Departmen...

Services of councillors extended by three months

SIBU: The state cabinet has decided to extend the service period of the current councillors for three months effective on October 1 to December 31, 2018. Sibu Municipal Council (SMC) Deputy Chairpers...

Hoping for fabulous smile from lady luck

Lady luck in gambling does smile sweetly to you, now and then but not all the time. Learning how to bet in cards or dice games from a young age in the longhouse, and thus following longhouse’s intepr...

HIP fully implemented in Sarawak

KUCHING: All of the state’s primary and secondary schools comprising 1265 primary and 192 secondary schools have implemented the Highly Immersive Programme (HIP). According to State Education Deputy ...

Awang Tengah leads S’wak delegation to visit China

HAINAN: Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Haji Awang Tengah bin Ali Hasan, yesterday led the delegation from Sarawak to the Hainan Chenhai aquatic Co. Ltd, which operates cage culture farms in Hainan,...

Foodstalls operated by foreigners: MBKS warns coffee shops

KUCHING:  Any coffee shop in MBKS area allowing foreigners to operate foodstall at the premises will have their licence terminated, MBKS’ Mayor Dato James Chan Khay Syn warned. Chan said Tuesday...

Mooncake fest a symbol of our unity

KUCHING: Tamin State Assemblyman Ir. Christopher Gira said being from rural area, he has always appreciated the unity among all races. This is so as by having such unity and acceptance of each other,...

MP calls for control measures against dengue outbreak

KUCHING: Bandar Kuching MP Dr. Kevin Yii said necessary actions have to be carried out to control the outbreak of dengue and directed his call especially to relevant health authorities including the ...

SMC to clamp down on illegal parking

SIBU: Sibu Municipal Council (SMC) will not tolerate illegal parking in the town centre as such irresponsible habit causes inconvenience to other fellow road users.  Deputy chairlady of SMC,&nbs...