Thursday, June 24, 2021

rural-urban development gap

New road alignment catalyst for development

KUCHING: The new alignment for the Sarawak-Sabah Link Road (SSLR) proposed by the Sarawak government will be a catalyst to develop the hinterland, rural and northern parts of Sarawak namely Limbang and Lawas; catering to both rural and urban...

Surplus budget proves critics wrong

KUCHING: The State 2021 Budget will prove those who believe Sarawak will be 'bankrupt' wrong, said Balai Ringin assemblyman Datuk Snowdan Lawan. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg tabled another development and rural-biased budget with expected receivable revenue...

Igan will be urbanised

KUCHING: The parliamentary constituency of Igan will be urbanised in the future with the development the rural town, said Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg. He said this is a plan of the state government which will be...

Continual dev’t for rural Sarawak

KUCHING: The rural areas of Sarawak will continue to be developed to bridge the gap between the heartland and urban areas, assured Deputy Rural Development Minister Datuk Henry Sum Agong. He said the Rural Development Ministry would develop rural areas...

Rejecting road deprives people of development: Rentap

KUCHING: The building of the state’s second trunk road is one of the ways of closing the rural-urban developmental gap. “The road facilitates the eradication of poverty and the opening up of native customary rights (NCR) land for agricultural purposes,”...
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Do we need at RM600K ambulance?

KUCHING: Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba was urged to explain the need to procure 500 negative pressure...
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