Monday, January 18, 2021

Borneo

News from Sabah, Sarawak, Brunei and Kalimantan.

Blackout In Sarawak’s Border Districts After Landslides Cut Off Power Supply

BAU: Two districts in the southern side of Sarawak close to the Malaysia-Indonesia border have been left in the dark after two landslide incidents cut off...

Sarawak Cuts Incoming Flights Amid Surge In COVID-19 Cases

KUCHING: The Sarawak government has reduced the number of flights into the state starting tomorrow, partly due to a spike in COVID-19 cases, said state Transport...

Essential Goods Distribution Programme Benefits Sabah, Sarawak Residents

KUCHING: Residents in Ba’Kelalan, Sarawak, have not raised complaints on the increase in the prices of essential goods since the Distribution of Essential Goods, Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) and Community Drumming...

Program Edaran Barang Keperluan Asas Bantu Rakyat Sarawak Dan Sabah

KUCHING: Tiada lagi aduan diterima daripada penduduk di Ba’ Kelalan, salah sebuah kawasan pedalaman di Sarawak, berkenaan harga barang keperluan sejak program Pengedaran Barangan Perlu,...

Sibu Division To Come Under 14-Day MCO From Saturday

KUCHING: The Sarawak government has decided to enforce the Movement Control Order (MCO) for the Sibu Division for 14 days from this Saturday (Jan 16)...

Rain Forces More Residents To Be Evacuated In Sarawak

KUALA LUMPUR: The flood situation in Sabah, Johor and Kelantan is improving with more evacuees having returned home, while in Pahang, there is not...

Scramblers, ATVs, Drones Proposed For Sarawak Border Patrol

KUCHING: Scramblers or off-road motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) and high capacity drones are among the equipment to be procured by the Sarawak Border Security Committee...

More Control Not Needed Over Sarawak, Only Better Action

KUCHING: Sarawak Social activists are joining a growing number of concerned citizens who are questioning the declaration of a state of emergency in Malaysia....

Inter-District Travel Permit Within Sarawak Obtainable From Any Police Station

SIBU: Members of the public can go to any police station nearest to them to get the inter-district travel permit, says Sibu district police chief, ACP Stanley Jonathan Ringgit. “Although Sibu is...

Water Level At Sarawak’s Bengoh Dam Reaches Maximum Level – Sarawak Minister

KUCHING: Following incessant rain over the catchment area of Sungai Sarawak Kiri over the past couple of days, the water level at Bengoh Dam...

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