Tuesday, July 20, 2021

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Bridges to development and better communication

SIMANGGANG: Over 20 suspension bridges and eight concrete bridges have been built in the Simanggang constituency to connect the people from different villages and to ease their travels. Simanggang assemblyman Datuk Francis Harden Hollis said the construction of bridges would...

Bright future for sago industry

DALAT: Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah and some local sago smallholders have envisioned building a Sarawak Sago Industry Development Board (LPIRS) complex here. The Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development Minister shared the dream after revealing the progress of...

State government to set up CPPC in Kanowit

KANOWIT: A collecting, processing and packaging centre (CPPC) will be developed in Kanowit to allow residents to sell their fruits, said Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas. “Your representative, Machan assemblyman Allan Siden Gramong, asked that a CPPC...

Youth keen to venture into modern agriculture

BY SARAH HAFIZAH CHANDRA KUCHING: The common public perception of conventional agriculture no longer applies to today’s modern agriculture, said Datuk Dr Abdul Rahman Junaidi. Partly for that reason, there are young people who are keen to venture into modern agriculture,...

Rural folk urged to embrace technology

PAKAN: The rural folk now need to be more open to modern agriculture and livestock rearing, which would allow their produce to be marketed overseas. Pakan assemblyman Tan Sri William Mawan Ikom said it could not be denied that agriculture...

Agriculture to improve rural livelihood

KUCHING: Rural dwellers are urged to adopt modern agriculture as it can improve their living standards and realise their economic potential. Local Government Assistant Minister Datuk Dr Penguang Manggil said the state government had set aside RM9 million to conduct...

Programme praised for helping rural dwellers

KUCHING: The Agriculture Community Outreach Programme (AgriCOP) has been lauded for its role in promoting high impact agricultural projects to rural dwellers. The projects, once implemented, would be a boon to families living in rural areas throughout the state, said...

182 receive project funding

SERIAN: A total of 182 Tebedu constituents here received livestock and agriculture assistance today. Of the number, 68 were recipients of livestock projects and 144, agriculture projects. The handover ceremony was officiated at by Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah...

Take part in govt programmes, says rep

BAU: Participants of an agriculture programme in Serembu have been urged to give their full commitment and be successful in their agriculture activities. Serembu assemblyman Miro Simuh said this is because the Sarawak government has provided all the assistance in...

Increased efficiency in land perimeter survey

SEMATAN: Statewide survey works carried out by the state government has become significantly more efficient, says Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan. He said the increased efficiency was due to the two-stage approach taken. "The first stage is...
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Raspberry Pi computers for 79 primary schools in Serian

SERIAN: The state government has distributed Raspberry Pi computers to 79 primary schools in Serian division under the Ministry...
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