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Study the need for booster shot first

ASAJAYA: A proper study must be conducted into the need for a booster shot against Covid-19 prior to its implementation, said Tourism, Arts and...

Good to track down unvaccinated individuals

KUCHING: A senior youth member of the Progressive Democratic Party (PDP) Robert Ayu supports the Health Ministry’s move to track down the unvaccinated individuals...

RM71,400 for State Disaster Fund

KUCHING: The State Disaster Fund received a contribution of RM71,400 from University Kebangsaan Malaysia Sarawak alumni association. The contribution was handed over to Chief Minister...

Seek medical help if you feel unwell

KUCHING: It is pertinent to educate the rural people to seek medical assistance when they feel unwell, said Layar assemblyman Gerald Rentap Jabu. He was...

Malaysia Day is for all states

KUCHING: Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah voiced her agreement that Malaysia Day should not be limited to just Sabah and Sarawak. “Like how we in Sarawak...

Malaysia Day not just for Sarawak, Sabah

KUCHING: Malaysia Day should be celebrated by all states in Malaysia rather than just Sabah and Sarawak. “We become Malaysians after the formation of our federation....

Special Council on MA63 to ensure Sarawak, Sabah not short-changed

KUCHING: The Special Council on Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63) should look into matters of representation in Parliament, the rights and interests of indigenous communities, and...

State to roll out booster shots soon

KUCHING: The state will roll out booster vaccine shots soon, revealed Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) advisor Datuk Seri Dr Sim Kui Hian. He said the...

National unity and fulfilling the aspirations of East Malaysia

We are still a nation divided along regional lines, especially pertinent in light of Malaysia Day. Even as Bumiputeras, indigenous Sabahans and Sarawakians continue to...

State to be consulted on federal laws that affecting Sarawak

KUCHING: The state government will be consulted on all federal legislations affecting Sarawak. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said this was among the...

Sarawak mulls reopening border to tourists

KUCHING: Sarawak hopes to reopen its border to facilitate the tourism industry to resume normal operations following the recent reopening of Langkawi Island to tourists. Minister...

Sarawak ‘walks the talk’ on religious freedom

KUCHING: Despite the controversy surrounding the freedom of religion of late propagated by various quarters, Sarawak continues to lead the way in championing and...

Hopes for a better Malaysia

MIRI: Fifty-eight years ago, Sabah and Sarawak joined Malaya together with Singapore to form the Federation of Malaysia. However, two years after the formation in...

Continuing the drive to help others

KUCHING: The donation of three units of three-storey shoplots at Kota Sentosa for the Divine Will Society (DWS) by the family of the late...

Anti-Party Hopping Bill necessary

KUCHING: Deputy Chief Minister Tan Sri Datuk Amar Dr James Jemut Masing has reiterated that the tabling of the Anti-Party Hopping Bill was necessary. He...

Potential candidates replace former PBK candidates

KUCHING: The potential candidates of Parti Bumi Kenyalang (PBK) who have left the party early this month have been replaced with new potential candidates. Its...

Sarawakians share their success with ‘Malaysian family’

KUCHING: In recent years, many Malaysians have made the country proud by flying the national flag high on the international stage after gaining recognition...

Learn to live with virus

KUCHING: The Covid-19 virus is unlikely to be eradicated given its current spread and emerging variants, said Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) advisor Datuk...

Booster shot will help waning immune response

KUCHING: The administration of a booster dose will help to activate the waning immune response, said Dr Siti Fairouz Ibrahim. The microbiologist who is attached...

Sarawak is flourishing under Malaysia

MIRI: Sarawak’s independence leaders made the right decision to forming Malaysia 58 years ago, said Telang Usan assemblyman Dennis Ngau. Speaking at a ‘Ziarah Ukas...

Rep happy with state’s vaccination programme

KUCHING: Meradong assemblyman, Datuk Ding Kuong Hiing is delighted with the state’s vaccination programme, which has   moved on to teens aged 16-17 recently. “It can...

Sarawak focused on vaccinating teenagers

KUCHING: The state government is focused on vaccinating teenagers in the 16 to 17 age group before schools reopen in October. Assistant Minister of Youth...

Total lockdown not solution

KUCHING: Social activist, Voon Shiak Ni agreed that a total lockdown of Sarawak is not a solution to battle the spread of the Covid-19...

26 local industry partners graduate from CIS course

KUCHING: Sarawak has geared up the corporate incentives segment by having the most qualified professionals in Malaysia for the internationally acclaimed Certified Incentive Specialist (CIS)...

Fed laws unfavourable to Sarawak, Sabah must go

KUCHING: Parti Bumi Kenyalang (PBK) has appealed to federal de facto law minister Datuk Seri Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar to move for revocations of federal...

EMCO ends at 40 locations

KUCHING: The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) has ended the enhanced movement control order (EMCO) at 40 locations on Thursday (Sept 9). The EMCO has ended at Rumah Bisop, Kampung...

We’re not country bumkins, Dr M told

KUCHING: Former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has no reason on moral or ethical grounds to malign Sarawakians for having the spirit of...

Sarawak set to move to mitigation phase

KUCHING: Sarawak is set to transition to the mitigation phase of Covid-19 in the coming months. Tupong assemblyman Fazzrudin Abdul Rahman, who attended a briefing...

Nearly one million hectares of land measured

KUCHING: The Land and Survey Department (JTS) has cumulatively measured a total of 999,853 hectares of land as of Aug 31 despite the challenges...

Curbing paedophilia: Are we doing enough?

KUCHING: More must be done to address the issue of paedophilia, including law reforms, to increase penalty and enforcement in Malaysia so that the...

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