Daily Archives: August 5, 2017

Urda To Develop 4 Mln Ha Of Upper Rajang Basin – Masing

KUCHING: The Upper Rajang Development Agency (Urda) is the best platform to develop some four million hectares (ha) of land in the upper Rajang basin.

Urda chairman Deputy Chief Minister Tan Sri Datuk Amar Dr James Masing said stretching from Kanowit

Swinburne Sarawak opens ‘Centre for Digital Future’ for techies

KUCHING: Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus marked a new milestone in its innovation and research works with the opening of its Centre for Digital Future yesterday.Assistant Minister of Education and Technological Research Dr Annuar Rapa...

Entulu Advises Rural Folk To Capitalise On TN50

SIBU: The National Transformation Plan 2050 (TN50) is a government effort to benefit everyone, including those in rural areas, says Minister in the Prime Minister's Department, Datuk Joseph Entulu Belaun.In this regard, he encouraged rural folk to thin...

Indonesian Official: Set a Forest Fire, Get Shot

JAKARTA, INDONESIA � A military official in the Indonesian province of Jambi said Saturday he has ordered that anyone who deliberately sets fire to forest areas be shot, as authorities struggle to contain fires that cause choking smoke in the

MALAYSIA: PM NAJIB WISHES PILGRIMS A SAFE, BLESSED HAJ

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Najib Tun Razak has wished Malaysian pilgrims performing the haj in Makkah and Madinah a safe and blessed pilgrimage. "May your haj be accepted, all your religious obligations and prayers be received, God willing. Please send