Zero-fare travel suggested for S’wak

KUCHING: It might be a positive way for travel agencies in Sarawak to adopt the zero-fare travel scheme in order to attract more visitors to the State. This was said by the Tourism, Arts, and Culture...

‘Thank you for the U-turn’

MIRI: Piasau state assemblyman Datuk Sebastian Ting yesterday expressed his thanks to the state government and the Public Works Department (JKR) for allowing the construction of an U-turn in front of...

SSN S’wak lift Abang Jo Challenge Trophy

KUCHING: SSN Sarawak squad created a history of its own in the Abang Jo Challenge Trophy 2018 football tournament by defeating newcomers Belia Lundu 2-1 in a thrilling final match held at the State S...

Anglers find dead man in stream

KUCHING: The decomposed body of a man was found by some anglers about 11am yesterday in a stream at Jalan Tun Datuk Patinggi Haji Abdul Rahman Yaakup. The body was later identified as that of Mohamad...

Otakyun! 2018 : Anime Gathering Society

Each year, Kuching’s Anime Gathering Society (AGS) organises an event of the year that witness a flock of hobbyist in the form of cosplayers at its door. The event ‘Otakyun!’ was recently held at the...

All tickets for first final AFF of Suzuki Cup sold out

KUALA LUMPUR: All tickets  for the first final of the AFF Suzuki Cup between Malaysia and Vietnam this Tuesday have been sold out yesterday. The Football Association of Malaysia (FAM), on its Fa...

A Dying Art: Silver Art Exhibition

The venue for the Kelantan Silver Art Exhibition was Carcosa Seri Negara. Closed to the public since 2016 and now reopened as a centre for the exhibition of arts and culture, the mansion on a hill in...

‘Corrupt? Call me on my HP’

KUCHING: Anyone who has information or strong suspicion of corruption or power abuse by any state representatives can call Datuk Talib Zulpilip (pic). The Minister in the Chief Minister’s Department ...

Tenants want their safety assured

KUCHING: It has almost been a week since an explosion occurred at the CityOne Megamall here which claimed three lives, but some tenants are expressing concern over their safety. The tenants told New ...

Greater future for local entertainment industry

KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg has announced that greater opportunity lay ahead for the local entertainment industry starting next year. According to him, the state gov...