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Create quarantine standards

KUCHING: The State Disaster Management Committee has instructed the State Health Department to come up with quarantine standards to ensure that Covid-19 quarantine centres are...

Quarantine before going offshore

KUCHING: It is mandatory for all offshore oil and gas workers to undergo a 14-day quarantine order before heading for the sea. 

Plantation workers tested negative still quarantined

KUCHING: Twenty Indonesian oil palm plantation workers, quarantined earlier in the week, have tested negative for the Covid-19 virus. State Disaster...

Sarawak’s increased Covid-19 testing lauded

2,000 daily test soon available    KUCHING: The state government’s move to increase Covid-19 tests by eight-fold has...

Digital technology to monitor those in quarantine

BY DARYLL LAW & NATASHA JEE KUCHING: Sarawak unleashed its surveillance technology to combat Covid-19, in its efforts to stem...

Three people test positive

KUCHING: Sarawak has recorded its first Covid-19 cases, with three persons testing positive for the virus. State Disaster Management Committee chairman Datuk...

It’s humiliating

China’s virus controls raise hackles BEIJING: An elderly man in virus-hit China pops out to use a public...

Indonesia to deploy people infected with Covid-19 to uninhabited island

MOSCOW: The Indonesian government is going to use a former camp for Vietnamese refugees on the uninhabited island of Galang, the Riau Islands, to treat...

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Aid recipients to get money in advance

KUCHING: Monthly monetary assistance from the Department of Social Welfare is credited into the bank accounts of...

Media practitioners get 1000 free face masks

KUCHING: One thousand face masks were given to media frontliners to keep them safe while covering events...

Needy families receive essential goods

MUKAH:  Several needy families in Kampung Sungai Alo and a resettlement scheme in the village affected by...

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Aid recipients to get money in advance

KUCHING: Monthly monetary assistance from the Department...

Media practitioners get 1000 free face masks

KUCHING: One thousand face masks were given...