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Unifor gives RM1 mln funds to three chapels

BALINGIAN: Three chapels — two in Mukah and one in Balingian — will undergo reconstruction and refurbishment works soon. Unit for Other Religions (Unifor) has approved funding amounting to RM1 million for the purpose. St Joseph in Kampung Sesok in Mukah...

Buddhist Meditation Society receives RM200k

MIRI: The Unit for Other Religions (Unifor) yesterday (Oct 24) gave a total of RM200,000 in grants to the Miri Buddhist Meditation Society. The fund given is to help carry out upgrading works on the temple which is located on...

Church receives RM200,000 grant from Unifor

MIRI: Tudan Methodist Church yesterday (Oct 17) received a RM200,000 grant from the Unit for Other Religions (Unifor) for its extension and upgrading works. The cheque was presented by Transport Minister Datuk Seri Lee Kim Shin cum Senadin assemblyman. Receiving the...

RM1 million to build chapels in Balingian

KUCHING: A total of RM1 million in grants from the Unit for Other Religions (Unifor) were distributed in Balingian for the purpose of building three chapels. Balingian assemblyman Abdul Yakub Arbi said Chapel St. Mary, Kampung Suyong, Balingian and Chapel...

Sarawak rejects extremism

KUCHING: The Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) government will reject any elements that could divide the unity of the people in the state. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg, in giving this assurance, said Sarawak will not accept any...

Deputy State Secretary praises religious bodies for their continuous support

KUCHING: The presence of leaders of various religious institutions consisting of Christian, Buddhist, Hindu, Tao, Sikh, and Baha’i faiths certainly gave greater meaning to the thanksgiving ceremony held in conjunction with Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib...

Hindus thank state govt for assisting in temple reconstruction

KUCHING: Sri Maha Mariamman Temple president Shankar Ram Asnani has expressed his appreciation towards the Sarawak government in helping the state’s small Indian community with their Sri Maha Mariamman Temple Kuching reconstruction. “In October 2018, the Sarawak government gave us...

More religious bodies receive aid from Unifor

KUCHING: A total of RM3.189 million in financial assistances were distributed to 14 non-Islamic religious organisations throughout the state. The cheques were presented by Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas who is also minister-in-charge of the Unit for...

PBB Youth chief agrees with Abang Jo

KUCHING: Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB) Youth chief Gerald Rentap Jabu concurred with Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg on Gabungan Parti Sarawak’s (GPS) stance of not supporting any form of contradiction to basic rights. He said as...

Religious freedom: We owe it to good governance, leadership

KUCHING: The Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) government helmed by Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg must be lauded for continuing to lead the way in championing and demonstrating religious freedom, said Datuk Seri Doris Sophia Brodie. “Sarawak, as...
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Unifor gives RM1 mln funds to three chapels

BALINGIAN: Three chapels — two in Mukah and one in Balingian — will undergo reconstruction and refurbishment works soon. Unit...
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