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NGO: Avoid panic buying, restrict outside movement

By Mohamad Harith Mohamad Nizar KUALA LUMPUR: Members of the public should look at the movement control order announced by...

All tourism-related events postponed

KUCHING: All upcoming events in the Sarawak Tourism Calendar 2020 are to be postponed in view of the recent Novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak that...

Hitting tourist arrivals target not easy due to Covid-19

KUCHING: With the Covid-19 virus outbreak in the way, Sarawak’s aim to hit five million tourist arrivals this year may not be easy.

Sarawak bans traveller from these countries

KUCHING: All foreigners, irrespective of nationalities, who have been to China, South Korea, Italy and Iran in the past 14 days, will be refused...

Tokyo Olympics may be postponed 1-2 years

MOSCOW: The 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo may be postponed 1-2 years because of the novel coronavirus disease (Covid-19) outbreak, Sputnik news quoted...

China signals progress in virus battle

BEIJING: China closed most of its makeshift hospitals for coronavirus patients, some schools reopened and Disney resort staff went back to work...

Vodka maker warns buyers tipple won’t stave off virus

WASHINGTON: US vodka distiller Tito’s has warned buyers that making hand sanitizer out of its liquor will not help them fight off...

Ringgit on downtrend against US dollar

KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit will likely extend its downward momentum against the US dollar next week as the weaker external environment amid heightened concerns over the...

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Three men arrested separately for drugs

BAU: Police have arrested three self-employed men for possessing drugs in an abandoned house at Jalan Gua...

Rep officiates at longhouse gathering

KAPIT: Pelagus assemblyman Wilson Nyabong Ijang officiated at a gathering at Rumah Johnny Nyengat, Nanga Aun, Sungai...

Two remanded for bribery

MIRI: The owner of a car wash premises and a friend have been remanded for two days...

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Three men arrested separately for drugs

BAU: Police have arrested three self-employed men...

Rep officiates at longhouse gathering

KAPIT: Pelagus assemblyman Wilson Nyabong Ijang officiated...