Sunday, June 20, 2021

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Port facilities to boost economy

KUCHING: The setting up of port tank installation (PTI) facilities in Sabah and Sarawak are meant to boost the local economy, said Plantations and Commodities Deputy Minister Datuk Willie Mongin. “Today I chaired the meeting on the Proposed Construction of...

Floating market gets good response

MUKAH:  The recently launched Tellian floating market at Sungai Tellian here commenced operation today (Dec 9) and received good response from customers. New Sarawak Tribune saw that three longboats were seen berthing at the pontoon at the landing ground of...

New attraction at Taman Kala Dana in Mukah

MUKAH: Taman Kala Dana beach here has a new attraction in the form of a simple structure made from recycled woods and other materials thanks to the effort and creativity of a group people. The group created replicas representing a...

A boon to local agriculture

KUCHING: The initiative by the state government to stimulate agricultural activities through Agriculture Community Outreach Programme (AgriCOP) will benefit the local economic sector. Tanjung Datu assemblywoman Datuk Amar Jamilah Anu said RM120,000 had been allocated for the constituency to conduct...

Thumbs-up for new road

KUCHING: The people of Kampung Segedup and Kampung Sg Maong welcome the construction of a new road linking both villages.  Kampung Segedup community leader Penghulu Sulaiman Awi, 65, said the   3.6 km single carriageway road connecting Kampung Sg Maong to...

Ripple effect of stimulus package to local economy

KUALA LUMPUR: The Covid-19 outbreak started as a health crisis in China before turning into a global pandemic, which is now wreaking havoc on economies, including Malaysia’s, damaging supply chains and causing businesses to face prospects of closures and job losses. With more than two million jobs said to be at...

Terubok fish a potential downstream product

DARO: The ‘terubok’ fish (toli shad or Chinese herring) is tipped to play a significant part in boosting the local economy. International Trade and Industry, Industrial Terminal and Entrepreneur Development Assistant Minister Datuk Naroden Majais said that commercialisation of the fish could be a source...
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