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SUPP to hold party elections in May

KUCHING: Sarawak United People’s Party (SUPP) will hold its party election during its Triennial Delegates Conference (TDC) which is expected to be held on...

Booster jab for walk-ins at Emart Batu Kawah

KUCHING: Those that have yet to receive their Covid-19 booster shot can walk in to the Emart Batu Kawah here on Sunday (Jan 16). According to...

Only one day for CNY gatherings; limited to family

KUCHING: The Chinese New Year (CNY) celebration in Sarawak which falls on Feb 1 this year is again only allowed on the first day...

No surge in Covid-19 cases in Sarawak after PRN-12

KUCHING: Sarawak did not report any surge in Covid-19 cases after its 12th state elections on Dec 18. There had been concerns earlier that the...

SUPP emulates PBB move to tap youth potential

MIRI: Another Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) component is looking into bringing younger people on board to participate in the political process in the state. Sarawak United...

Programme allows folk to get daily necessities at lower prices

MUKAH: The Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs (KPDNHEP) here will organise a Malaysian Family Sale programme (PJKM) on Jan 25 and Gafu Supermarket...

Experts to advise state on sovereign fund

KUCHING: The Sarawak Government is wasting no time to ensure one of its pledges in its election manifesto, which is to set up the Sarawak...

PBB’s new wing plan gets the thumbs-up

KUCHING: The move by Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB) to form a new wing for those aged 18 to 28 has received the support of...

Rep urges public to be patient with jams

KUCHING: Kota Sentosa assemblyman Wilfred Yap has urged members of the public to bear with the constant traffic congestions, especially in Kota Sentosa. “There are many...

Fatimah welcomes new wing for youth aged 18 to 28

KUCHING: Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB) Women chief Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah welcomes the formation of a new wing in the party to cater for...

Not a good idea to accept PBM into BN

KUCHING: Barisan Nasional (BN) Selangor information chief Isham Jalil feels it is not a good idea to accept Parti Bangsa Malaysia (PBM) into BN. He said...

Aeroville PPV to administer booster until Jan 15

KUCHING: Steady streams of people have been heading to the Aeroville integrated vaccination centre (PPV) near here for their  Covid-19 vaccine booster doses since it...

Ibrahim thanks party machinery, voters for his victory

KUCHING: Satok assemblyman Datuk Ibrahim Baki has expressed his highest appreciation to the entire party machinery and voters who had given Gabungan Parti Sarawak their...

Pigs death poses threat to local livestock industry

MUKAH: A Chinese community leader here has expressed concern over the mass pig deaths in Durin (Sibu) and Bintangor (Sarikei) recently. Kapitan Kang Boon Eong,...

Ministry chided as “insensitive” for ignoring Gawai holiday

KUCHING: Datuk Henry Harry Jinep has expressed his disappointment over the action of the federal government especially the Ministry of Education (MOE) for omitting the...

GPS will deliver election pledges – Abang Jo

KUCHING: Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) vows to deliver on the 34 promises made under the coalition’s election manifesto. GPS chairman Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Abang...

GPS will deliver election pledges: Abang Jo

KUCHING: Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) vows to deliver on the 34 promises made under the coalition’s election manifesto. GPS chairman Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Abang...

Tiong cracks the whip on water project delays

KUCHING: Water problems troubling the people are getting under the skin of Dudong assemblyman Datuk Seri Tiong King Sing and he wants the authorities to...

Damaged embankment in Kpg Hulu Mangut to be repaired

MANGUT: The severe damage to the embankment in Kampung Hulu Mangut due to the strong current caused by high tide last Monday will be given...

My win is the people’s victory: Ibrahim

KUCHING: Satok assemblyman Datuk Ibrahim Baki paid tribute to his constituents, describing his success in the recent state election as a victory for the people. According...

Cabinet ministers, assistant ministers take their oaths of office

KUCHING: Sarawak’s new Cabinet ministers and assistant ministers were sworn in at the State Legislative Assembly (DUN) Complex in Petra Jaya tonight (Jan 4). The swearing-in...

Why DAP Sarawak chairman has got it all wrong?

KUCHING: It is the prerogative of Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Abang Johari Tun Openg on who and how big his Cabinet should be...

Nothing amiss about Cabinet, PBB tells Chong

KUCHING: All Cabinet appointments in the new Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) government are above board so the opposition should stop finding fault with them. In pointing...

Can peninsula-based parties continue to thrive in East Malaysia?

By Amanda Yeo The recently concluded Sarawak state election show that Sarawakians want the concerns and worries associated with their constituencies to translate into implementation...

Covid jabs for children below 12 soon

KUCHING: The Sarawak government is preparing to administer the Covid-19 vaccination for children aged below 12 in the state in preparation for the reopening of...

New Cabinet lineup reflects unity in GPS

KUCHING: The new Cabinet lineup shows the unity of Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) in governing Sarawak, says Lo Khere Chiang. “With 76 seats won in the...

Strong ties between state govt and private sector vital – Abang Johari

BAU: The Sarawak government aims to strengthen its working relationship with the private sector to implement more development projects. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri...

Qualification, experience dominate new Cabinet line-up – Analyst

KUCHING: The most important factors that must be considered by the Chief Minister in appointing a new Cabinet are qualification and experience, opines Universiti...

Relevant agencies on standby in Limbang

LIMBANG: All agencies under the Limbang Divisional Disaster Management Committee (DDMC) are prepared to face the possibility of floods caused by the northeast monsoon season,...

GPS quartet will spur development in Sibu, says Dr Annuar

SIBU: The development in Sibu will be fast tracked with the presence of four Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) assemblymen in the area. Nangka assemblyman Dr Annuar...

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