Only 70,000 registered engineers in the country – Dr Sim

KUCHING: The state is still short of numbers when it comes to engineers seeing as chemical engineering is among the jobs that are in demand. This was said by Minister of Local Government and Housing,...

UNIMAS Teguh Bersama wins RM2,800 and trophy

KUCHING: UNIMAS Teguh Bersama (Universiti Malaysia Sarawak) captured the Ministry of Tourism, Arts, and Culture (MOTAC) Malaysia Trophy in the final of the Kenyalang Boat 20-paddler Male (IPTA/IPTS) ...

Surprises in store

Abang Jo to table record budget exceeding RM10 billion KUCHING: UNIMAS Teguh Bersama (Universiti Malaysia Sarawak) captured the Ministry of Tourism, Arts, and Culture (MOTAC) Malaysia Trophy in the f...

Three arrested for illegal gambling offence

MIRI: Miri Criminal Investigation Department (CID) together with Sesco Miri went on inspection duties to several premises in Taman Tunku and Morsjaya on Saturday suspected of being used as illegal be...

Three suspects arrested for extortion

KUCHING: Police arrested three men after a businessman, aged 67, went to report that he was extorted in his house at Mile 10, Jalan Penrissen on Friday night. The victim said at about 7 pm, he was vi...

Padawan police visit villagers to enhance rapport

KUCHING: Padawan police yesterday afternoon made a visit to Kampung Sapit Padawan to foster greater ties. At the same time the visit could be used in educating them on the crimes at the border which ...

PKR leader lauds huge allocation for state devt

MUKAH: Parti KeAdilan Rakyat (PKR) Sarawak lauded the announcement of huge allocation for the development of the state by the state government recently. State PKR Deputy Chairman, Abdul Jalil Bujang,...

Disappointing Budget 2019, says Kapit MP

KUCHING: The Budget 2019 presented on Friday did not give any special allocation for longhouse in the state, said Member of Parliament for Kapit Datuk Alexander Nanta Linggi. He said during the forme...

Manyin: We have nothing

KUCHING: “We have nothing because the allocation of RM100million for dilapidated schools is throughout Malaysia,” said Education, Science and Technologcal Research Minister, Dato Sri Michael Manyin J...