Wednesday, August 18, 2021

SAWAS

RM4 billion for water supply development

MIRI: The state government has invested heavily to ensure that all areas have clean treated water supply. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said a sum of RM4 billion had been allocated for the purpose including the supply...

Rural residents receive vaccine under outreach programme

DALAT: A total of 186 of the 213 residents of Nanga Baoh here registered as vaccine recipients under an outreach programme held in the village today.   Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development Minister and Dalat assemblywomen Datuk...

Villagers relieved by main road completion

KUCHING: The residents of Kampung Sungai Jong, Simunjan can heave a sigh of relief as the project to upgrade the main road leading to their village has been completed. Simunjan assemblyman Awla Dris said the project to upgrade the 2.5km...

Sawas provides clean water to rural areas

KUCHING: The Sarawak Alternative Water Supply Programme (Sawas) has been a boon to the state’s rural areas, said Assistant Minister of Utilities (Water Supply) Datuk Dr Abdul Rahman Junaidi. He said Sawas, implemented by the Rural Water Supply Department (JBALB)...

Govt focus on rural development continues

MIRI: The state government continues to focus on rural development to ensure that no group is left behind. Citing Kakus constituency, Assistant Minister of Native Laws and Customs, Datuk John Sikie Tayai, said various development projects have already been implemented...

Tenders called for RM4.8m project on alternative water supply

LUNDU: Tenders have been called for another RM4.8 million worth of Sarawak Alternative Water Supply (SAWAS) project for Kampung Pugu, Kampung Sekambal, Selarat, and Matang Terap Lundu through the Rural Water Supply Department (RWSD). The project will solve the water...

100% electricity coverage by 2022

KUCHING: Sarawak is expected to achieve 100 percent coverage for electricity supply by the year 2022, three years earlier than targeted. Utilities Minister Datuk Seri Dr Stephen Rundi Utom said this was sooner than the ministry’s target to achieve full...

Clean water for Kampung Narub soon

KUCHING: Kampung Narub, a Melanau village at the very end of the Dalat constituency, will enjoy clean water supply via the Sarawak Alternative Water Supply (Sawas) project. Dalat assemblywoman Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah said the cost of the Sawas project...

Clean water supply soon for villagers

KUCHING: The water supply project for Kampung Klid and Kampung Narub implemented under the Sarawak Alternative Water Supply (Sawas) programme was carried out smoothly. Minister of Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah said the...

Clean water for four longhouses soon

TATAU: A total of 195 doors from four longhouses namely Rh Ado, Rh Jeffery Kitup, Rh Jayan and Rh Kiah will receive clean water supply by this year-end. Native Laws and Customs Assistant Minister Datuk John Sikie Tayai said the Sarawak Alternative Water...
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Sarawak blessed with able leadership

MIRI: Funds amounting to RM4 bln from state coffers for the building of water supply infrastructure reflect the able...
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