Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Yayasan Sarawak

Abang Johari receives visitors

KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg received a courtesy call from newly appointed director of Yayasan Sarawak, Mersal Abang Rosli and director of Health Department Sarawak, Datuk Dr Mohamed Sapian Mohamed at his office in Wisma...

Bumiputera students offered special scholarship at Swinburne

KUCHING: Swinburne Sarawak, in partnership with Yayasan Sarawak, is providing a special scholarship programme for eligible Bumiputera students who enrol in its education programme. The Yayasan Sarawak BP40 Bursary Scheme , limited to only 100 students, allows students to continue...

Aid for blind mother and daughter

KUCHING: A single mother who is blind and her only daughter here were all smiles when the State Social Welfare Department (JKM), Yayasan Sarawak, and several non-governmental organisations (NGOs) came forward to look into their needs and offered help...

Over 30,000 benefitted from iGPS

KUCHING: Over 30,000 applicants have benefitted from the state government’s Graduan Pulang Sarawak initiative (iGPS), said Tupong assemblyman Fazzrudin Abdul Rahman. “Since this programme was introduced in 2019, 31,285 applications have been submitted until December 2020. The total expenditure for...

Sarawak’s PTPTN repayment a role model

KUCHING: Other states in Malaysia should follow Sarawak’s move to repay the National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) loans of their students, said PTPTN chief executive Ahmad Dasuki Abdul Majid. “Sarawak is the only state to have such proactive initiative...

Collaboration to alleviate students’ burden

KUCHING: The collaboration between the National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) and Yayasan Sarawak (YS) in the repayment of Sarawakians’ PTPTN loans will reduce the burden of the students concerned. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said the...

Over 9,000 Sarawak students to benefit the PTPTN repayment

KUCHING: More than 9,000 Sarawakian students who are borrowers of the National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) will benefit from the state government’s repayment of their loans. Yayasan Sarawak (YS) director Azmi Bujang said a total of RM30 million has...

70 take part in blood donation campaign

KUCHING: A total of 70 people donated their blood in conjunction with the blood donation campaign oragnised by Petra Jaya Welfare Association (PKPJ). The campaign was held today (Feb 20) at Yayasan Sarawak and is done in collaboration with the...

Sarawak government to pay 30 pct of PTPTN loan

KUCHING: The Sarawak government will pay 30 percent of the National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) loan taken by 9,634 Sarawakians. Yayasan Sarawak director Azmi Bujang said RM30mil had been allocated for the purpose. “The state government through Yayasan Sarawak and...

Abang Johari praised for loans initiative

KUCHING: Sibuti MP Lukanisman Awang Sauni has lauded Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg’s initiative to assist Sarawakian students in repaying their outstanding National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) loans. “Yayasan Sarawak has held discussions and found an...
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RM1 mln for new drainage system at Kpg Patiambun

LIMBANG: A sum of RM1 million has been allocated to build a new drainage system in Kampung Patiambun here. Deputy...
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