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Market’s reopening delights residents

KUCHING: Regular clients and visitors to Uptown Night Market here have voiced their delight at the market's reopening, noting that they can now eat the food that they have been craving. Maselia Saee, a 33-year-old production operator, said she was...

What gen Zs spend their allowance on

BY HANISHA IBRAHIM KUCHING: Gen Z is the generation which will reach adulthood in the second decade of the 21st century and they are dubbed as digital natives, having grown up with access to the Internet and digital technology. Thanks to...

State Independence Day not dampened by pandemic

Sarawak Day is a memorable day for all Sarawakians as it commemorates Sarawak's independence from British colonialism on July 22, 1963. It has been five years since it was declared a public holiday by former chief minister Pehin Seri Adenan...

Black flag movement against govt ineptitude

KUCHING: A growing number of Malaysian youth have started their so-called Black Flag movement to raise issues against ineptitude and negligence. The movement, which now has over 200,000 members, received social media attention after a gathering held at Dataran Merdeka...

Vaccinees glad and grateful they were immunised

KUCHING: Residents of Kampung Semeba and from other villages finally received their Covid-19 vaccination today, thanks to the mobile vaccination centre (PPV) outreach programme. All were happy and thankful that the vaccination programme was held near their homes at the...

Non-essential businesses glad to operate again

KUCHING: Many business owners have welcomed the government's decision to allow various non-essential sectors to operate in Phase 2 of the National Recovery Plan (NRP). Sarawak’s phase two of the NRP permits all economic sectors including services such as electronic...

Malaysia not yet a failed state

KUCHING: Is Malaysia descending into a failed state? On July 9, a Bloomberg Opinion columnist Daniel Moss suggested that Malaysia may be relegated to the status of a failed state. In response to that, Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department...

Eateries welcome good news on dine-ins

KUCHING: The government’s plan to allow eateries to resume dine-in operations from 6am to 10pm when the state enters Phase 2 of its National Recovery Plan (NRP) has received positive feedback from the public. MSI Juicy Shop owner, Mohamad Sabri...

Community Pantry well received

KOTA SAMARAHAN: Kongsi Rezeki Community Pantry programme continues to give a breath of fresh air to underprivileged local people adversely affected by the pandemic and the movement control order (MCO). Those recipients who were asked about the food aid were...

Effectiveness of MCO raises concern

KUCHING: Although the state has been put under the movement control order (MCO) for the past few weeks, the ever growing number of Covid-19 cases has made the public concerned about its effectiveness. The implementation of MCO should have decreased...
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Market’s reopening delights residents

KUCHING: Regular clients and visitors to Uptown Night Market here have voiced their delight at the market's reopening, noting...
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