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Sarawak To Continue To Recognise UEC, Give Aid To Chinese Schools

SIBU - Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg said the state government would continue to recognise the United Education Certificate's (UEC),...

Sarawak BN To Name Candidate For Tanjung Datu By-election On Wednesday

KUCHING - Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg will announce the Barisan Nasional (BN) candidate for Tanjung Datu by-election on Wednesday. Sarawak...

Teenager, Riding Sister’s Motorcycle, Punches Policeman On Patrol In Miri

MIRI - A male teenager who tried to escape from being stopped by a policeman from the Motorcycle Patrol Unit (URB) was detained after...

Abang Johari Has Plan To Boost Sarawak’s Economic Development

KUCHING - Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg had his own plan towards boosting Sarawak's economic development He said a conference on the...

Only JPBNS Can Issue Statement On Flood Situation In Sarawak

MIRI - Any press statement on the flood situation in Sarawak can only be issued by the Sarawak State Disaster Management Committee (JPBNS), said...

Chinese Community An Important Part Of Sarawak’s Political, Economic Life – Abang Jo

KUCHING - The Chinese community has always been an important part of the Sarawak's political and economic life, said Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Amar...

Baru Bian Says PKR Has Opted Not To Contest In Tanjung Datu By-Election

KUCHING - The Sarawak PKR has decided not to stand in the upcoming Tanjung Datu by-election next month, citing the reason as to focus...

Sarawak Hidro To Release Bakun Dam Water If Level Reaches 228 Metres

SIBU - Sarawak Hidro Sendirian Berhad will undertake to release water through the Bakun dam spillway channel if the water level at the dam...

Kuching Woman Jailed For Selling Teen Daughter’s Virginity For RM3,000

KUCHING: A woman who sold her 13-year-old daughter's virginity to a man for RM3,000 was on Monday sentenced to six years' jail. The 47-year-old woman...

15 Squatters Lose Home In Miri Fire; Floods Hit Marudi, Kemena River Swells

MIRI - Fifteen people at a squatter colony in Kampung Pasir, Jalan Lutong here lost their homes in a fire at 10.30pm Sunday night. Miri...

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