Monthly Archives: December 2018

Sequa Petroleum N.V. Annual Report 2017 and Notice of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

The Sequa Petroleum N.V. (the Company) Annual Report 2017 is now available to download. Sequa Petroleum has also published the agenda of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) to be held on 8 February 2019, at 11:00 a.m. hours CET. A

RM5,000 For Each Registered Preschool In Sarawak Next Year

KUCHING: Sarawak government has agreed to give a grant of RM5,000 to each and every registered preschool in Sarawak next year.The funds are to be utilised for teaching and learning purposes, said Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhoo...

Kuching Waterfront To Come Alive On New Year’s Eve

KUCHING: Everyone is invited to come to the Kuching Waterfront early this evening to join the New Year countdown and also to witness the launch of 'Visit Sarawak' campaign.Nevertheless, they are also reminded that certain roads leading to the waterfron...

Lukewarm Response To Dog Licensing And Control By-Law 2018

SIBU: There has been lukewarm response towards the newly-enforced Dog Licensing and Control By-Law 2018, which requires pet owners to obtain licence for their dogs.Assistant Minister of Local Government Datu Dr Penguang Manggil noted only a small numbe...

No Indication Of Super Typhoon Out To Hit Offshore Sarawak

KUCHING: The northern shore of Sarawak is likely to be hit by thunderstorms, following the latest detection of a weather pattern in the Philippines that indicates the formation of a tropical depression.Such pattern, however, does not reflect a 'Super T...

Lee: Hold More Motor Touring Programmes

MIRI: Tourism operators should organise more motor touring programmes to help the government fully tap into the potential of culture, adventure and nature (CAN) as tourism products in the state.In making this suggestion, Assistant Minister of Tourism, ...

RM355 Mln To Develop Rural Areas Via Modern Farming

KUCHING: The Ministry of Modernisation of Agriculture, Native Land and Regional Development is allocating a budget of RM355 million for the development of rural areas through modern farming next year.This will include bringing in more or upgrading infr...

Dr Sim: S’wak Health Department To Discuss Smoking Ban Issue With Stakeholders On Jan 9

KUCHING: Local Government and Housing Minister Datuk Dr Sim Kui Hian said today that a meeting will be called by the Sarawak Health Department on Jan 9 to discuss the smoking ban at all eateries issue.He said only after the

Social Media’s Year of Falling From Grace

SAN FRANCISCO Silicon Valley has enjoyed years of popularity and growing markets.But 2018 has been rocky for the industry.Data breaches, controversies over offensive speech and misinformation � as well as reports of foreign operatives' use of their s...

Canadian Convicted of Drug Smuggling in China Faces New Trial

A Chinese appeals court on Saturday agreed with prosecutors that a 15-year sentence was too lenient for a Canadian man convicted of drug smuggling. The court ordered that Robert Lloyd Schellenberg be retried in the city of Dalian, where he