Wednesday, June 9, 2021

SARES

2025 target to power rural Sarawak

KUCHING: Plantation owners, timber companies and villagers are urged to work together towards achieving the state’s full electrification target for rural areas. Sarawak Energy Berhad (SEB) said the state government through the Ministry of Utilities and its implementing agency is...

Penan longhouse gets lighted up

MIRI: Villagers in Kampung Ba Abang, Sungai Akah in Telang Usan is no longer living in darkness, after the completion of the Sarawak Alternative Rural Electrification Scheme (Sares) recently. The project was facilitated by Sarawak Energy Bhd (SEB) and fully...

Villagers enjoy 24-hour electricity

JULAU: Residents of the 22-door Rumah Anthony Bau in Rantau Tapang, Mujok, Julau can now enjoy 24-hour electricity supply thanks to the Sarawak Alternative Rural Electrification Scheme (Sares) project. Meluan assemblyman Rolland Duat Jubin said that the implementation of the...

Villages receive funds for Hari Raya

KUCHING: Several Malay villages in the Marudi constituency received their minor rural project (MRP) funds in preparation for the upcoming Hari Raya celebration. Local Government and Housing Assistant Minister Datuk Dr Penguang Manggil presented the funds to the village safety...

Road and culvert upgrade for longhouses

KUCHING: Two longhouses in Meluan state constituency are benefitting from significant development. These two are Rumah Suing in Teberu, Ulu Kemalih and Rumah Buking in Ulu Kakup, Entabai. In sharing this, Meluan assemblyman Rolland Duat Jubin said the rural road and...

Call to gazette Mulu kampung as village reserves

MULU: The people of Kampung Melinau and Kampung Batu Bungan in the sub-district here want their areas to be gazetted as village reserves. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said  the state government will consider the matter  and...

Lighting up Sarawak by 2025

KUCHING: The state government, through Sarawak Energy and the Ministry of Utilities, is accelerating the delivery of rural electrification projects. This is to ensure the delivery of reliable and affordable electricity supply to the entire state by 2025. “More than 150,000...

RM200 mln for Sarawak Rural Broadband Network at 150 sites

BARAM: A fund of RM200 million has been allocated for the Sarawak Rural Broadband Network (MYSRBN) to be implemented by the Sarawak Digital Economy Corporation (SDEC) at 150 locations. In pointing out that the state government is using this to...

Some people willfully chose to be blind

LUBOK ANTU: Those that claimed that there is not much development implemented by the state government must have deliberately chosen to turn a blind eye no matter what. In saying this, Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said...

Homeowners install their own electrical wiring

SIMANGGANG: Sarawak Energy does not provide internal electrical wiring services as the responsibility belongs to homeowners. During his working visit, Community Wellbeing Assistant Minister Datuk Francis Harden Hollis said he and SEB Sri Aman manager Wong Wan Chew discussed matters...
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