Saturday, June 19, 2021

safety precaution

Petanak Market closed for three days

KUCHING: Petanak Market at Jalan Petanak here has been ordered to temporarily close from yesterday (June 18) to Sunday (June 20) due to a positive Covid-19 case detected in the area. Throughout its three-day closure, sanitisation and disinfection works will...

Ensuring optimal road safety along Pan Borneo highway

KUCHING: The Public Works Department (JKR) will continue to ensure that road safety measures are in place at construction sites along the Pan Borneo Highway Sarawak. In a statement today, the department also reminded motorists to inculcate safe driving habits...

Bukit Semuja rep wants safety measures at Gedong stretch

KUCHING: Bukit Semuja assemblyman John Ilus wants Pan Borneo Highway contractors responsible for the Jalan Simpang Gedong section to take immediate  measures to ensure the safety of road users. “Last month, there were a few accidents there, and one involved...

Coastal highway U-Turn poses danger to users

MUKAH: The construction of a U-Turn at the KM7 Mukah-Oya highway supposed to facilitate traffic flow near the new Mukah Airport has led to somewhat dubious circumstances. New Sarawak Tribune observed that while the U-Turn has a significant purpose for...

Stringent precautions crucial

KUCHING: Strict border control needs to be implemented to keep the spread of Covid-19 under control. This is vital as allowing foreign workers to enter Sarawak could potentially put the lives of locals at risk or trigger another wave of...

SEB carries out sanitisation works

KUCHING: Sarawak Energy’s Kuching Regional Office at Sungai Biawak and customer service counter at Wisma Sesco in Kuching were closed to carry out sanitisation and fumigation works. This is a safety precaution after three employees tested positive for Covid-19 last...

Registered kindergartens to resume

KUCHING: Registered private childcare centres and kindergartens were given the green light to operate. This was enforced in order to meet the needs of working parents and guardians, said Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development Minister Datuk...

JTS Bintulu closed Jan 21-22

BINTULU: The Land and Survey Department Sarawak (JTS) Bintulu District is temporarily closed for sanitation works on Jan 21 until 22. This is done as part of their health and safety proactive measures. In a statement released on Thursday (Jan 21),...

Prioritise safety, tambang operators told

KUCHING: Tambang operators in the state must put emphasis and prioritise on the safety of their boat passengers, said Demak Laut assemblyman Dr Hazland Abang Hipni. It is crucial that both operator and passengers remain safe when the boat is...

Secure valuables, documents

KUCHING: Residents living in low-lying areas and near rivers should secure their valuables and important documents in the event of a flood. Demak Laut assemblyman Dr Hazland Abang Hipni advised the residents to also take care of their own personal...
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Head of State completes his Covid-19 vaccination

KUCHING: Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud completed two doses of Covid-19 vaccine at Normah Medical...
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