Sunday, May 16, 2021

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Rent-free spaces for major charities at La Promenade Mall

KUCHING: Hock Seng Lee (HSL) recently announced a multi-year deal with several charity organisations to help the new La Promenade Mall create a community space for beneficial social activities. In a statement today, HSL said a fit-out has begun for...

Be more charitable, public urged

KUCHING: Kota Samarahan Municipal Council (MPKS) chairman Datuk Peter Minos has encouraged the public to be charitable towards those in need, especially during the upcoming festive season. “Be concerned and caring towards the underprivileged. At least once a year, we...

The end doesn’t justify the means

There is nothing more beautiful than someone who goes out of their way to make life beautiful for others.— Mandy Hale, author I think we all have been kids at one time, and there is one adage, that is universally...

Transforming hunger into hope

Held annually, the World Vision’s 30-Hour Famine movement sees participants around the world go for 30 hours of fasting while raising funds for the underprivileged. In Malaysia, the movement has helped communities such as the disabled, refugees, as well...

Fatimah hands out donations to underprivileged

DALAT: Ten underprivileged persons from Kampung Teh, Oya here received personal donations from Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development Minister Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah yesterday. Fatimah, who is also Dalat assemblywoman, presented the donations in a programme in...

STIDC donates RM48,000 to charity

KUCHING: Sarawak Timber Industry Development Corporation (STIDC) handed over contributions to the less fortunate as part of its corporate social responsibility in the month of Ramadan. The recipients were Malaysian Muslim Welfare Organisation (Perkim) Lawas branch, Community Sports Club (KSK)...

Thumbs-up for Sarawak government

By Clement Erik Wong & Aina Azizah Yeo KUCHING: A monthly cash pay-out of RM250 for the B40 group for the next six months was unveiled by Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg as part of the state government’s efforts to...

Deborah Henry – Beauty with a Golden Heart

Malaysian Deborah Henry is said to be ‘Beauty with a Golden Heart’ as she advocates on children’s rights for World Vision and refugee rights for United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). Through her voice, she blazes a path...

Paint the World International Concert on Feb 15

KUCHING: A youth programme, Paint the World International Concert, organised by an international movement called ‘Paint the World’ will be held on Feb 15 at the old building of the State Legislative Assembly. The concert will be from 2.30pm to 5pm. Entrance is free...
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Miri clusters originate from social events, institution settings

MIRI: Minister in charge of Miri Division Disaster Management Committee (MDDMC) Datuk Lee Kim Shin on Sunday (May 16)...
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