Thursday, September 16, 2021

assistance

Hope Place provides assistance to OKU couple

KUCHING: A disabled elderly couple residing at Chawan Road here recently received much needed assistance from Hope Place. Midah Sujun, 73, and her husband, 68, are both visually impaired. As the couple got married in their later years, they do...

EPF launches initiatives to ease employers’ financial constraints

KUALA LUMPUR: The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) has launched two new initiatives to ease the employers’ cash flow management during the pandemic and simultaneously allow them to undertake their statutory obligation. The initiatives are an exemption on late payment charges...

Hawkers have received the BKSS aid

KUCHING: Allegations that hawkers have yet to receive the first tranche of RM750 in Bantuan Khas Sarawakku Sayang (BKSS) 6.0 aid via Sarawak Pay are not true. Padawan Municipal Council (MPP) chairman Lo Khere Chiang in refuting such claims by...

NGO presents food aid to disabled elderly woman

BY AISYAH AZZAHRA KUCHING: Hope Place Kuching has come forward to assist an elderly woman who lives alone in KMC flat at Ban Hock Road here. The non-governmental organisation is providing Jong Siew Moi, 75,  basic food every three months. Jong, who...

Phase One BKC payments to begin on Sept 6

KUALA LUMPUR: The Phase One payments of the Special COVID-19 Assistance (BKC) will be credited to the recipients’ accounts starting Sept 6. The payments will be made in stages and are expected to be completed on Sept 10. Announcing the matter...

Council calls for police’s help to tackle glass powder-coated kite strings

MIRI: Mayor Adam Yii Siew Sang asked for the police’s assistance to monitor those who fly kites using strings coated with sharp glass powder in areas such as Tudan, Permyjaya and Luak. “I have written to the police department seeking...

Man gets patient bed from rep

KUCHING: Repok assemblyman Datuk Seri Huang Tiong Sii's generosity is benefitting a growing number of patients in Sarikei. Lau Hua Sii, 53, received a multi-functional bed from the assemblyman recently. Representing Huang in delivering the patient bed on Monday (Aug 2)...

Sarawak to send oxygen supply for Covid patients in Kalimantan

KUCHING: The Sarawak government would send oxygen supply to West Kalimantan for Covid-19 patients at hospitals in the Indonesian province, said Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg today. He said he received a request from West Kalimantan...

No one in need of food left unassisted

KUCHING: The assistance rendered by both the state and federal government has been comprehensive, said Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Alexander Nanta Linggi. He said the federal government through its People's Protection and Economic Recovery Package (Pemulih)...

Ever ready to help Sarawakians in need

KUCHING: The state government, through ‘Rumah Sarawak Kuala Lumpur (RSKL)’ and Sarawak Volunteers (SV), is always ready to help Sarawakians in Peninsular Malaysia, Sabah and Labuan who are facing problems and difficulties due to the implementation of the movement...
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SPA: Remember what forefathers worked hard for

By Nazrinzulaiqa Hasbi KUCHING: Appreciate the true value and privilege of being a Malaysian, says the secretary of Sarawak Patriots...
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