S’wak governed by S’wakians is a cardinal rule

THE invasion of Sarawak by Malayan political parties has reached new heights with the latest launching of the Sarawak chapter of Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) in Bintulu on Saturday. Durin...

Please lah, can speed up the works or not?

Residents of Chester Park and its surrounding areas in Batu Kawa, Kuching are having a hard time putting up with the relaxed progress of the drainage works (see pictures) which are taking place at an...

Let’s be patriotic!

I think our athletes are a pampered lot! I refer to your headline story ‘Appreciate what’s given!’ (New Sarawak Tribune, Nov 28). During my days as an athlete, the very fact that I was chosen to repr...

Do foreign workers take our jobs and suppress wages?

An economic think tank, Khazanah Research Institute (KRIS) has a new study available and it can be found in Chapter 2: The Malaysian Workforce: A Changing Landscape, The State of Households 2018: Dif...

Hey! Let’s do it our way – the S’wak way

Unity in Diversity – so ran our slogan as one of the model states in Malaysia for racial and religious harmony. Sarawak – a place like no other where atheists, Muslims, Christians, Buddhists and Hind...

100 to attend workshop on music therapy

KUCHING: A series of workshop on ‘Music as an Effective Form of Therapy’ will be organised here for students and the general public. Organised by the Maestro Music School in collaboration with Boulev...

Let’s bring our own re-usable shopping bags!

Dear friends, do you know that effective from Dec 1, 2018, there is a No Plastic Bag Campaign involving most of the big supermarkets in Kuching city every Saturday and Sunday? If you go shopping at t...

Johor supports crocked bridge’s proposed revival

ISKANDAR PUTERI: The Johor Government agrees in principle to the efforts to revive the crooked bridge proposal. However, the state government is currently conducting preliminary studies on the propos...

MB: Johor rejects laws against constitution

ISKANDAR PUTERI: The Johor government not only rejects the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD) which is a cause of worry for many people especial...

DG: New sign-off phrase to restore confidence

JOHOR BAHRU: The change in the sign-off phrase in official government letters, from “saya yang menurut perintah” (I who obey orders) as used by the previous administration to “saya yang menjalankan a...