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Countries tighten measures as global virus death toll tops 700,000

PARIS: France and the Netherlands are gearing up for stricter mask-wearing rules to fight the coronavirus as the global death toll from...

Americans see travel horizons narrowing as pandemic surges

WASHINGTON: After months of working from home, stir-crazy Americans have finally reached the long, hot days of summer only to watch their...

Global Covid-19 cases breach 8 million mark

NEW YORK: Global confirmed Covid-19 cases topped 8 million on Monday, reaching 8,003,021 as of 6.43 pm (local time), according to data...

Businesses reopening slowly but surely: Minister

KUCHING: Businesses are now slowly reopening, having been allowed to resume last month following the imposition of the movement control order (MCO)...

What will happen to the workers when hotels close?

KUALA LUMPUR: The outbreak of Covid-19 saw one hotel after another closing down business, leading to thousands, or even tens of thousands,...

South Korea, 10 other countries launch pandemic cooperation group

SEOUL: South Korea and 10 other countries launched a group at the United Nation Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco) on Tuesday to...

Celebrate within your home

KUCHING: The Dayak community should confine their Gawai celebrations this year to their own household and ‘bilik’ (rooms), especially in the longhouses.

American companies to revise investment due to pandemic

KUALA LUMPUR: A survey conducted by the American Malaysian Chamber of Commerce (Amcham) revealed that 82 per cent of its member companies in...

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Always feeling grateful for rep’s aid

SARIKEI: People in Sarikei always feel grateful for the assistance and donation given by Repok Assemblyman Datuk...

Utar Cyber Open Day Aug 8 – 30

KUCHING: Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (Utar) is organising its Cyber Open Day beginning from August 8 until...

SMC to look into Jalan Amoy flooding problem

SIBU: Sibu Municipal Council (SMC) chairman Clarence Ting and Bukit Assek assemblywoman Irene Chang visited Jalan Amoy...

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Always feeling grateful for rep’s aid

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Utar Cyber Open Day Aug 8 – 30

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