Thursday, October 21, 2021

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Another case of construction worker killed in crash

PADAWAN: In a bizarre incident another construction worker died on the spot after he was believed to have fallen off from his motorcycle and landing straight into the bushes by the roadside on Saturday (Aug 28). Investigations found that the...

Labour-intensive industries need help

KUCHING: The Sarawak government must begin to refocus on assisting labour-intensive industries which are facing a shortage of workers, including foreigners, such as oil palm plantations, manufacturing, and construction, says Bintulu MP Datuk Seri Tiong King Sing. “These are the...

Food aid for construction workers, guards

KUCHING: Naim Group of Companies will be distributing food aid to construction workers and security guards throughout Kuching, Bintulu and Miri as part of it ‘Naim Cares Food Aid' corporate social responsibility (CSR) programme. The programme was made possible by...

Rep assists needy families obtain aid

KUCHING: Two needy families received contributions facilitated by Batu Kitang assemblyman Lo Khere Chiang. A family living in a rental house at Jalan Arang in Lorong 5 received a personal contribution from Datuk Seri Voon Jan Poh, today (July 2). Lo,...

Jealous man held for whacking wife with handphone

PADAWAN: A 29-year-old construction worker suspected his 24-year-old wife of having an affair with her 23-year-old adopted brother. When he and two friends punched her adopted brother, his wife tried to stop them and this infuriated the jealous hubby who...

Be cautious, SEB warns contractors

KUCHING: All contractors are reminded to be cautious during construction works to avoid damaging electrical facilities that could lead to extensive repair works and unnecessary supply interruptions. This reminder by Sarawak Energy Bhd (SEB) is in reference to the recent...

Workers camp registers 101 positive cases

MIRI: A total of 101 Covid-19 positive cases has been detected at a base camp for road construction workers of the Pan Borneo Highway, involving to the Tangap sub-cluster in Subis district. The Miri Division Disaster Management Committee (DDMC) said...

Construction workers must be protected from virus

KUALA LUMPUR: Preventive measures at construction sites must be taken seriously including ensuring that all foreign workers are screened for Covid-19, said Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) chief executive Datuk Ir Ahmad Asri Abdul Hamid. He said ensuring that all...

Work in construction sector, job seekers urged

LAWAS: People in need of jobs are urged to take up construction as there are opportunities for employment in the sector due to the shrinking workforce. Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan said this was due to...

Indonesian boyfriend held for rape

MIRI: An Indonesian man has been detained on Wednesday for allegedly raping and impregnating his 15 year-old girlfriend. According to Miri deputy police chief Supt Mohd Sabri Zainol, the 24 year-old suspect was apprehended at 7.30pm on Wednesday (December 16) ...
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