Thursday, October 28, 2021

frontliners

Nancy prays for safety of frontliners

KUCHING: Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri hoped that the nation’s frontliners remain safe and vigilant in performing their task to combat the Covid-19 pandemic. “Dear God, we ask that you ease the tasks of our frontliners, including those responsible...

More comprehensive economic stimulus package this Friday

PUTRAJAYA: The government will announce on Friday a more comprehensive and people-centric economic stimulus package that will enable all levels of society to face the ongoing Covid-19 crisis, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin announced today. The prime minister said Finance Ministry officers are working hard to...

NGOs distribute food to frontliners

KUCHING: Sarawak Muay Thai Association and Sarawak Press Photographer Association yesterday distributed 100 packs of food and drinks to frontliners on duty during the movement control order (MCO) here yesterday. Sarawak Muay Thai Association president Jumaat Ibrahim said that the association took the initiative after...

Journalists are frontliners, too

SIBU: Journalists are frontliners in combating Covid-19, said Sibu Journalists Association (SJA) chairman Hii Hiong Wee. “This is because we go to the ground interviewing the public to get the real news, and we do not know whether the people we are dealing with...

Give face masks to frontliners first: NGO

SIBU: Sibu Businesswomen Association (SBWA) wants the state government to give face masks to frontliners first. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg on March 23 said the state had ordered two million face masks for distribution to Sarawakians. SBWA president Jamie Tiew Yen...

Police welcome special incentives

KUCHING: The Sarawak Police Contingent fully welcomes the frontliners’ special incentives   announced in the Sarawakku Sayang Special Assistance Package on Monday. State Commissioner of Police (CP) Datuk Aidi Ismail said, "We express our outmost gratitude to the government for its appreciation of the tasks...

Frontliners not forgotten

KUCHING: Frontline personnel risking their lives battling the Covid-19 outbreak will receive special monthly incentives for six months. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said the state government recognised the personal sacrifices and commitment of the frontliners, who are directly exposed to the...

State Customs delivers aid to frontliners

KUCHING: The State Customs Department, concerned with the wellbeing of frontliners during the Covid-19 pandemic has delivered aid in terms of food, beverages and essentials to health personnel. Its director Datuk Sharifah Halimah Tuanku Taha, in a statement yesterday, said the aid had been distributed...

Not all heroes wear capes

KUCHING: In the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak, there are frontlines putting their lives at risk, carrying out their responsibilities and serving the community to prevent the spread of the virus. Apart from local authorities to ensure enforcement and public safety, many health practitioners were...
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More flights into Sarawak from Nov 1

Weekly frequency to increase by 134 flights KUCHING: The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) has approved to further increase the...
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