Contraband fags, liquor worth RM55,000 seized

MIRI: The 12 th Battalion of the General Operation Force (GOF) here on Tuesday forfeited various types of cigarettes, liquor and beer cans that did not receive Customs approval, with an estimated wor...

Loss of RM55,420 in two scam cases

KUCHING: Two victims fell prey to con artists in scams, reportedly losing at total of RM55,420 based on reports made Tuesday.  In the first case, a Miri businesswoman, aged 49, lost RM15,420 after re...

Motorcyclist dies in crash with lorry

MIRI: A motorcyclist died as a result of a head-on-collision with a six-wheel lorry at Jalan Taman Fu Tee yesterday morning. The fatal crash reportedly happened around 7am. According to the city Poli...

Image of CPU thief caught by CCTV camera

MIRI:  An image of a man stealing a box containing a Central Processing Unit (CPU) of a local daily in Miri has been caught on a surveillance camera of a cargo premise in Pujut Terminal Bus Expr...

Danawa Resources inks MoA with Indonesian company

JAKARTA: A Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) between Danawa Resources Sdn Bhd, Sarawak and PT Trans Hybrid Communication, Indonesia was yesterday signed at the Jakarta International Convention Centre her...

Fadillah’s father Hj Yusof laid to rest

KUCHING: The father of former Works Minister Dato ‘Sri Fadillah Yusof, the late Hj Yusof Haji Merais, 91, was laid to rest at the Samariang Islamic Cemetery at 9.40am, here yesterday. The late Yusof ...

Grant citizenship to ensure children’s welfare

KUCHING: The Ministry of Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Child Development is working on a courtesy call to the Home Ministry. Its Minister, Dato Sri Fatimah Abdullah said that the mi...

PTPTN repayment collection fell after removing blacklist

KUALA LUMPUR: The National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) has collected repayment of loans amounting to RM817.56 million from June to September compared to RM1,324.43 million for the same ...

Budget 2019, aspirations among S’wak youth

KUCHING: The youth in Sarawak are hoping that the Budget 2019 to be tabled on November 2 will provide them with some form of relief in addressing the various socio-economic issues being faced by them...