Thursday, July 1, 2021

empowering women

Francisca Luhong James — beauty queen on a mission

In the recent Miss Universe 2020 pageant held in May, Francisca Luhong James made history as the first native Sarawakian to represent Malaysia in the prestigious event. Despite not managing to take home the crown, Francisca remains motivated to...

Special grant for women entrepreneurs

KUCHING: Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah has urged the state government to provide a special grant to help women entrepreneurs. “Everyone should strive to be economically independent, more so women. Therefore, it is the focus of the Sarawak Women and Family...

Empowering women entrepreneurs

KUCHING: The US Embassy will launch the Wanita Empowered Business Mentorship programme on Nov 18. The six-month programme is an initiative to support women’s economic empowerment and help them reach their full economic potential and create conditions for increased stability,...

Women backbone of political stability

KUCHING: Murum assemblyman Kennedy Chukpai Ugan lauded the role of women in ensuring stability in local politics. “Women play a very important role in the political landscape and are the backbone of local, state and national political stability,” he said. He...

Empowering Bidayuh women

BY CLEMENT ERIK WONG & ALVERDTEKOSTER ANYAP KUCHING: The Dayak Bidayuh National Association (DBNA) Women Branch will collaborate with the Ministry of Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development in empowering Bidayuh women and preserving its tribal identities. DBNA Women...

Anna Sue: On a mission to empower women

Dr Sharifah Shukran, or better known as Anna Sue in the fashion world, has always focused her efforts on empowering women in the business industry. As a certified Ph.D holder in business administration, she regularly coaches women through trainings...
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Francisca Luhong James — beauty queen on a mission

In the recent Miss Universe 2020 pageant held in May, Francisca Luhong James made history as the first native...
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