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Monday, September 16, 2019
Utama Local Sarawak News

Local Sarawak News

KUCHING: In conjunction with the celebration of Malaysia Day today, SUPP Public Complaints Bureau (PCB) Chief cum SUPP Kota Sentosa Chairman, Wilfred Yap wishes every Malaysian “Selamat Menyambut Hari Malaysia”.  “Let us not forget our multi-cultural and multi-religious fabric of...
KUCHING: From its humble beginnings in Bintulu way back in 1993, Serba Dinamik Holdings Berhad (SDHB) has achieved many milestones and developed into a force to be reckoned with on the global platform. In 1997, the company became a vendor...
KUCHING: As of yesterday, Sri Aman’s JBALB continues to deliver water to the communities that affected by the drought. The department has ensured that critical facilities like hospitals, clinics and schools have sufficient water supply. Longhouse residents at Lubok Antu, Engkelili...
KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg is worried by the growing population of the city’s stray dogs. He said if this trend is not addressed the possibility of more people infected by rabid dogs remains high. “High time...
KUCHING: Bintulu Port belongs to the state. Why? Because the Sarawak government has its own Port Authorities Ordinance 1961 for the establishment of all ports and harbours in the state. Besides, the State Legislative Assembly (DUN) has neither relinquished its...
KUCHING: The Sarawak State Legislative Assembly (DUN) is one of the best in Malaysia, claimed Negeri Sembilan DUN Speaker Datuk Zulkefly Mohamad Omar. “Sarawak has among the best DUN which its composition of ministers, assistant ministers and the highest number...
KUCHING: More judges from Borneo are needed to sit on the Appellate Court particularly in cases involving NCR land. Parti Bumi Kenyalang (PBK) president Voon Lee Shan (pic) pointed out the Federal Court’s ruling against the Iban community in the...
KUCHING: The Malaysian Meteorological Department (MetMalaysia) yesterday afternoon carried out cloud seeding operations in several areas in the state to reduce the effects of the ongoing haze. The operation was carried out jointly with the National Disaster Management Authority (Nadma),...
KUCHING: Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development Minister Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah said her ministry will be launching a book entitled ‘Sarawak Women in Safety and Security…In Good Hands’ in conjunction with the celebration of the state-level...
MIRI: A male student of a skills training centre in Lutong went berserk after his female teacher asked him about his homework on Tuesday morning. The boy reportedly took a ‘gun’ from his bag and pointed it at his teacher. The...
KUCHING: The unemployment rate in Malaysia can go below 3.3 per cent through the National Dual Training System (NDTS). Education, Science and Technological Research Assistant Minister Dr Annuar Rapaee said this when officiating at the third state-level NDTS convocation at...
KUCHING: State PKR chairman Baru Bian has expressed disappointment with the decision of the Federal Court to dismiss a review application by the native plaintiffs in the Tuai Rumah Sandah case. He, nevertheless, said he fully respected the discretion given...
KUCHING: Last Saturday,  Milton Foo received a letter form JKKK Kawasan Pending Height appealing to the dire conditions in the Pending Height flats with 146 units of low-cost flat.  On the even day, Foo who was accompanied by Kapitan Phang...
KUCHING: As the API reading passed the 200 mark yesterday, SUPP Woman Chief, Kho Teck Wan said she is concern to hear that there will be no change on the UPSR examination schedules in Sarawak even if the haze...
KUCHING: Renovation work on the proposed state-of-the-art centre of performing arts is expected to commence by end of this year. Currently, the old State Legislative Assembly (DUN) building that will be transformed into a centre for performing arts is closed...
KUCHING: Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg is Chief Minister for all Sarawakians, asserted his deputy Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas. Uggah lauded the state supremo’s role in providing structured assistance to build religious buildings for all religions in Sarawak. “He...
KUCHING: Milton Foo, SUPP Youth Central Secretary General who is also a board member of Kuching Port Authority bombarded Batu Lintang assemblyman See Chee How for making a preposterous claim by jumping the gun to defend the exclusive rights...
KUCHING: The Congress of Unions of Employees in the Public and Civil Services (Cuepacs) Sarawak expressed shock over director-general of Public Services Datuk Seri Borhan Dolah’s statement on Wednesday that starting next year, new appointments in the public service may no...
KUCHING: A total of 1,650 free passes for Ola Bola the Musical available at the New Sarawak Tribune and Suara Sarawak (SV) office in Metrocity Matang here have been claimed by the public. ST and SV are the official media...
KUCHING: In conjunction with the 18th Kuching Inter-Cultural  Mooncake Festival which will be held for 8 days from 6th to 13th September 2019 at Carpenter Street, This year Mooncake Festival Children’s Coloring Competition will be held in conjunction with...
KUCHING: SUPP Youth supports Santubong MP Datuk Seri Wan Junaidi ‘s call for Sarawak to have its own security forces by reviving the Sarawak Rangers to guard the State’s borders. According to SUPP Youth Chief Michael Tiang, pursuant to Article...
KUCHING: Kota Samarahan Municipal Council chairman Datuk Peter Minos has given Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas a pat on the back for announcing an Education Trust Board in the Bukit Saban constituency. The aim of the board,...
KUCHING: Virtual reality (VR) is a solution mooted by Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg to conduct simulations on city planning and public transportation. He was commenting on Sarawak Land and Survey Department’s latest innovation — 3D...
BETONG: The state Cabinet’s minor reshuffle was more than just filling the post of Second Finance Minister and other posts that became vacant following the resignation of PSB president Datuk Seri Wong Soon Koh towards the end of last...
KUCHING: SUPP Stakan Branch would like to thank the Sarawak GPS Government for its steadfast principle of not condoning and allowing for any racial or religious bigots from entering our shores. The current state of affairs in Malaya with numerous...
KUCHING: SUPP Public Complaints Bureau (SUPP PCB),  Wilfred Yap is frequently approached by the residents staying in the vicinity of 7th Mile and business community of Kota Sentosa commercial area during his regular “turun padang” activity to the area. During...
SIBU: A habitual housebreaker was caught before he could break into a home in Tun Ahmad Zaidi Adruce 32. According to the Sibu district police chief, ACP Stanley Jonathan Ringgit, a police MPV was on beat duty along the road...
KUCHING: Sarawak Dayak Graduates Association (SDGA) president Gary Ningkan believes that his association and the Chief Minister share similar mindset when it comes to education for young graduates. “We understand the need for young Dayaks and young graduates to equip...
MUKAH: The Sarawak government remains committed to developing SME’s human capital by adopting technologies. Education and Technological Research Assistant Minister Dr Annuar Rapaee said with technology rapidly evolving and converging, there is a stronger urgency for SMEs to leverage on...
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