Wednesday, May 12, 2021

special aid

Sabati’s contribution to the needy lauded

KUCHING: Asajaya assemblyman Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah has lauded the Association of Wives of Ministers and Assistant Ministers (Sabati) for its contribution to the needy. Sabati recently donated a refrigerator, stand fans, hot water dispensers, pillows, sports attire and...

Inputs towards economic recovery welcomed

KUCHING: The Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry welcomes inputs from trade associations and businesses to help aid economic recovery, said its minister Datuk Seri Alexander Nanta Linggi. “I believe policies should not be made in silos and that constructive...

Survey on special aid effectiveness soon

KUCHING: State Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development Ministry will be carrying out a survey on the effectiveness of the special assistance initiative for kidney patients in the state. Its minister Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah said the survey...

Separated wives can apply too

KUCHING: Female breadwinners or single mothers are also eligible to apply for ‘Bantuan Khas Ibu Tunggal’ or the Special Aid for Single Mothers (BKIT) in Sarawak, said Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah. The Minister of Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and...

Unifor plays vital role in needs management

ASAJAYA: The establishment of the Unit For Other Religions (Unifor) has played a vital role in managing the needs of other religious bodies in Sarawak. In stating this, Unifor director Richard Lon said Unifor had provided funding for the construction...

214 benefit from single-mother special aid

BY TANIA LAM & VOON YIH BOON KUCHING: To date, a total of RM64,200 in Single Mothers Special Aid (BKIT) has been channelled to 214 recipients in Sarawak, said Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development Minister Datuk Seri...

Hope Place helps baby with lung problems

KUCHING: Hope Place recently came to a concerned mother’s aid after receiving her request for special milk for her baby, who suffers from lung problems. Thirty-year-old housewife Pui Kiaw Inn’s seven-month-old infant uses an oxygen machine to help him breathe...

Cuepacs Sarawak overjoyed by RM500 aid

KUCHING: Congress of Unions of Employees in the Public and Civil Services (Cuepacs) Sarawak expressed its gratitude towards the state government for the special aid of RM500 to all federal civil servants in the state as announced in Perhimpunan...

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...

Food baskets for 611 in Tellian

MUKAH: The Village Development and Security Committees (JKKKs) of Kampung Tellian Ulu, Tengah, and Tellian Laut distributed 611 food baskets under the Prime Minister’s Special Aid (through Mukah MP Datuk Hanifah Hajar Taib) yesterday. The villages are within the Tellian...
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Petrol and diesel prices unchanged

KUALA LUMPUR: The retail price for RON95 and RON97 petrol, as well as diesel, will remain unchanged at RM2.05,...
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