Wednesday, November 3, 2021

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GPS-led state govt can lead Sibu forward

KUCHING: Only the Sarawak government under Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) can transform Sibu and bring it to greater heights, says Datuk Seri Dr Sim Kui Hian. The state Local Government and Housing Minister added that the state government was able...

1,625 students in Kuala Rajang receive financial aid

KUCHING: A total of 1,625 students in the Kuala Rajang constituency have benefitted from education assistances from the its local assemblyman’s service centre. Urban Development and Natural Resources assistant minister Datuk Len Talif Salleh said to date, a total of...

RM60 mln for smallholders to buy fertiliser

KUCHING: The Sarawak government has allocated RM60 million to help oil palm and pepper smallholders statewide purchase fertiliser. Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas said for many smallholders, the commodities were their primary sources of income. However, they depended...

Nurturing the nation’s gifted youth

By Marc Owen Rentap Dineal Gumis Yayasan Sarawak has been actively supporting Kolej GENIUS@Pintar students since 2016. This is evident by the fact that in 2021, there are 26 Sarawakian students in Kolej GENIUS@Pintar currently under Yayasan Sarawak scholarship. Students enjoy...

Food, financial aid to ailing patient

KUCHING: Murum assemblyman Kennedy Chukpai Ugon makes it a point to help anyone who is in need of assistance. On Tuesday (July 6), he visited the family of an ailing child in Bintulu to hand over aid in the form...

Needy family receives financial aid

DALAT: An underprivileged family here received financial assistance amounting to RM300 through the Tabung Bantuan Segera on Monday (Jul 5). Dalat Welfare Department assistant officer Mohd Nazri Mohd Sharkawi, who was present to hand over the aid, said on June...

BPR appeal period starts June 15

KUALA LUMPUR: Individuals whose Bantuan Prihatin Rakyat (BPR) applications had been rejected can submit their appeal starting June 15 (Tuesday) until June 30, said Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Abdul Aziz. Tengku Zafrul said applicants can submit an appeal...

RM214,000 for 31 religious bodies

MIRI: Transport Minister Datuk Lee Kim Shin today presented RM214,000 worth of financial aid to 31 religious bodies here in conjunction with this year’s Hari Raya Aidilfitri, Wesak Day and Hari Gawai, The purpose of the assistance was to provide...

Financial aid for cancer patients proposed

KUCHING: The Ministry of Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development is thinking of providing financial aid to cancer patients seeking treatment at the hospitals in the state. Its minister Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah revealed that the ministry was...

Aid can be in various forms, not just financial

KUCHING: Nuzuluddin Abdul Razak hopes reports that highlight the community's less fortunate will inspire many to act by lending a helping hand. The Astro Awani Borneo journalist said the public could do their part in other ways besides the usual...
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GPS-led state govt can lead Sibu forward

KUCHING: Only the Sarawak government under Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) can transform Sibu and bring it to greater heights,...
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