Sunday, July 18, 2021

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RM20 mln for flood mitigation project

KUCHING: A total of RM20 million was recently allocated for the building of a river embankment as part of the flood mitigation project in Desa Wira, said Local Government and Housing Minister Datuk Seri Dr Sim Kui Hian. “Desa Wira...

Delayed drainage project finally moving forward

KUCHING: The upgrading works of the drainage system at Kampung Temedak is scheduled for completion in a month's time after experiencing various delays. Assistant Minister of Utilities (Water Supply) Datuk Dr Abdul Rahman Junaidi said the project has been on-going...

Water reservoir to ease drainage problem

PANTU: A water reservoir will be built by the Sarawak Irrigation and Drainage Department (DID) Sri Aman division in order to reduce the problem of drainage system in Pantu town. According to Sarawak Public Communication Unit (Ukas) in a report,...

Floods unusual at this time of year

KUCHING: It is unusual for floods to happen in northern Sarawak at this time of the year, said Marudi assemblyman Datuk Penguang Manggil. He said the flash floods which happened on Thursday morning (May 20) were the most severe in...

Four Senadin flood mitigation projects completed

MIRI: Four out of nine flood mitigation projects for Senadin constituency have been completed. Those projects are river-clearing works on Sungai Miri Kecil, works to clear and improve the silting of the existing earth drain at Jalan Indah 3 in...

Lee inspects Tudan drainage project

MIRI: State Transport Minister and Senadin assemblyman Datuk Lee Kim Shin today conducted a site inspection on the drainage project at Tudan Desaras 6(B) alongside Drainage and Irrigation Department (DID) Miri. The drainage project which began on March 17 is...

Comprehensive drainage system needed to solve flooding

KUCHING: A comprehensive drainage system for the Stampin Resettlement Scheme here needs to be formulated as a long term solution to recurring flood issues in the area. “It is hoped that with proper planning for the area, the authorities concerned...

Road and culvert upgrade for longhouses

KUCHING: Two longhouses in Meluan state constituency are benefitting from significant development. These two are Rumah Suing in Teberu, Ulu Kemalih and Rumah Buking in Ulu Kakup, Entabai. In sharing this, Meluan assemblyman Rolland Duat Jubin said the rural road and...
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Riverfront project adds beauty to settlement

OYA: There are more smiles and joy for the locals here with the completion of the new riverfront project...
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