Friday, September 17, 2021

Sarawakku Sayang Special Aid Package

Power bill discounts from April

KUCHING: Electricity bill discounts of between five percent and 25 percent will be given to eligible Sarawak Energy customers for six months from April 1 to September 30. The state-owned power supply company is expected to spend over RM166 million...

Kubah Ria Complex food operators stay optimistic

KUCHING: Many food stall operators at Kubah Ria Complex here are optimistic about their business prospects in the month of Ramadan, even though they have to comply with the limited operating hours under the movement control order (MCO). While business...

307 micro credit applications for RM12.42 mln received

KUCHING: The Sarawak Micro Credit Scheme (SKMS) under the Sarawakku Sayang Special Aid Package has received 307 applications with total loan and financing valued at about RM12.42 million so far, Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan said. “Agrobank has...

Apply for a temporary permit

KUCHING: Unlicensed hawkers and petty traders operating under Padawan Municipal Council (MPP) can now apply for a temporary permit from the council. MPP chairman Lo Khere Chiang said the permit was a prerequisite for them to apply for the Sarawakku...

Mukah, Sarikei, Sibu, Limbang 14 days virus free

KUCHING: As of today, four divisions have been categorised as green zones in the state. Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas said the divisions categorised from yellow to green zones are Mukah, Sarikei, Sibu and Limbang. “According to the...

Contact authorities for your free face masks

KUCHNG: The public are urged to contact their State Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) divisional office to get their hands on the state government’s free face masks. Local Government and Housing Minister Datuk Seri Dr Sim Kui Hian said residents could...

NGO dismisses fake news

KUCHNG: Non-government organisation Sarawak Volunteers (SV) refuted fake news circulating on social media and WhatsApp that they would help pay overdue rents and issue financial relief to Sarawakians staying in Peninsular Malaysia. In a statement released yesterday, it said the...

What’s it like working under MCO?

KUCHING: The implementation of the movement control order (MCO) to curb the spread of Covid-19 has led many people including lawmakers to change their ways of working. Like most of his colleagues, who prioritise going to the ground to be...

Free face masks for 248,000 households

KUCHING: Some 1,337,000 free face masks will be distributed to 248,000 households in Kuching, Samarahan and Serian. The distribution of the face masks are given under Covid-19 Sarawakku Sayang Assistance Package (SSAP 1.0). Witnessing the handover of the face masks from...

Payment starts this month

BANTUAN KHAS SARAWAKKU SAYANG KUCHING: Sarawakians who are the head of households and are listed as beneficiaries of Bantuan Sara Hidup (BSH) in January 2020 who have been approved by the Inland Revenue Board (IRB) are automatically eligible for the...
- Advertisement -spot_img

Latest News

Sarawak ‘walks the talk’ on religious freedom

KUCHING: Despite the controversy surrounding the freedom of religion of late propagated by various quarters, Sarawak continues to lead...
- Advertisement -spot_img