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Build specialist hospital on Mukah STOLport site

MUKAH: A Chinese community leader has suggested that the short takeoff and landing airport (STOLport) here, now closed since a new airport began operations recently, be the site for a specialist hospital. Kapitan Kang Boon Eong said nowadays, many medical...

Thumbs-up for new Mukah Airport

MUKAH: Airline passengers have given the new Mukah Airport here the  thumbs-up. Akit Sebli, who is in his sixties, said travelling had  become more comfortable with the upgraded facilities. “I just wish  more comfortable planes will be made available soon in...

Nostalgia on last day of Stolport’s operations

MUKAH: The Mukah short landing and take-off airport (Stolport) here which has existed for more than 50 years has its last operations today (June 16) with the last flight departing for Miri at 1.20pm. Some 15 passengers boarded the twin...

Flood forces Lawas STOLport to close

KUCHING: The Lawas short take-off and landing airport (STOLport) is temporary closed due to flood following non-stop heavy rains on Wednesday (May 19). Transport Minister Datuk Lee Kim Shin said the closure is expected to be for a few days,...

New Mukah Airport handed over to Malaysian Transport Ministry

MUKAH: The new Mukah Airport will see an increase in air network as well as open up new connections along the coastal area. Located about seven kilometres from the town of Mukah, it will cater to the needs of larger...

Security personnel to report at new airport

MUKAH: The new Mukah Airport costing RM435.9 million at KM7, Jalan Mukah-Oya here is expected to be operational before this coming Gawai Dayak. Meanwhile, work is in progress to complete the airport in order to finish in time to host...

Betong to ‘take-off’ with new airport

It may sound ridiculous some 30 years ago for anyone to suggest building an airport in the middle of nowhere, like in the Betong Division, but with the potential the place has, it is now a necessity to bring its agricultural produce...

Building of Bebuling STOLport is fulfilment of a promise

SPAOH: Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said he has made good on his promise of building an airport in Spaoh. “Today, I have delivered on my promise. The establishment of an airport is important as this place...

RM464.9 mln in projects approved for Spaoh

SPAOH: A total of RM464.9 million in development projects has been approved for the Spaoh sub-district, said Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas. He said two projects — the Sungai Paku bridge and the Bebuling short take-off and...

Two sites in Betong to be turned into agroparks

DEBAK: Two sites in Betong Division, which will be turned into agroparks, have been identified by the Sarawak government. Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas said the sites were Lubok Tamang in Saribas and near the proposed Bebuling...
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Build specialist hospital on Mukah STOLport site

MUKAH: A Chinese community leader has suggested that the short takeoff and landing airport (STOLport) here, now closed since...
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