Saturday, November 27, 2021

Sarawakians

Let’s hold our head high

KUCHING:  Sarawak Independence Day is a day for Sarawakians to cherish. “This is a day for us to hold our heads high and be counted as Sarawakians first,” said Batu Kitang assemblyman Lo Khere Chiang in his Sarawak Day message...

Muhyiddin well-received: CM

KUCHING: The decision of Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) to back Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin as the prime minister has been vindicated by the positive responses of Sarawakians. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun...

Take precautions, returning S’wakians told

KUCHING: All overseas returnees to Sarawak are advised to take the necessary precautions, even if they tested negative for Covid-19, Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii has reminded. He said this included limiting their contact with family members when undergoing...

RM60 for i-Suri members

KUCHING: The Sarawak government has agreed in principle to pump in an additional RM60 credit into the account of Suri Voluntary Incentive Scheme (i-Suri) members who are Sarawakians. Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development Minister Datuk Seri Fatimah...

GPS, Sarawakians will not forget pain under PH

KUCHING: It’s a case of once bitten, twice shy, said political commentator Datuk Peter Minos. Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) would not listen to former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad anymore, thus would not support his suggestion for Sabah Chief...

Three Sarawakians sworn in as Senators today

KUALA LUMPUR: Sepanggar Umno chief Datuk Yakubah Khan is among the five individuals sworn in as senators before Senate president Tan Sri S.A. Vigneswaran at Dewan Negara here today. The other four were Sarawak’s Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB) Wanita...

Kidney patients urged to apply for special aid

KUCHING: Kidney patients are encouraged to apply for the special aid worth RM4.6mln approved by the state government. The special aid covers clinical assistance, including one-off installation of Arteriovenous Fistula (AVF) at a maximum of RM3,000 per patient, and Erythropoietin...

Don’t come back for Gawai: Mawan

KUCHING: Sarawak Dayak National Union (SDNU) agreed that Sarawakians abroad should not return to the state for festivals such as Gawai Dayak.   Its president Tan Sri William Mawan Ikom said this in response to the Malaysian Medical Association (MMA) Sarawak...

Sarawakians coming home must undergo quarantine

KUCHING: All Sarawakians returning from Peninsular Malaysia, Sabah and Labuan have to undergo a 14-day quarantine at designated hotels. Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas said these groups would be quarantined whenever they arrive at their last destination,...

29 in quarantine centres in Miri

MIRI: Some 29 passengers who arrived at Miri Airport from Labuan yesterday have already been sent to the quarantine centre. They are part of the 42 passengers who arrived from Labuan at Miri Airport — 13 were transit passengers. State Disaster...
- Advertisement -spot_img

Latest News

Airlines told to help reduce airfares to Sarawak

KUCHING: Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB) Youth wants airline companies to do their part to reduce the recent spike...
- Advertisement -spot_img