Category Archives: Business

MALAYSIAN MINISTER HEARTENS BY SUPPORT AGAINST EU PALM OIL BAN

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Feb 17 -- Malaysia has received support from leading European Union (EU) countries over its stand in opposing any discriminatory measures against palm oil. Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister Mah Siew Keong said this w...

MALAYSIA: PM NAJIB HOPES CHINESE NEW YEAR JOY BRINGS LUCK TO BN

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Feb 16 (NNN-Bernama) � Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak hopes the joy in celebrating the Chinese New Year this year will bring luck to the Barisan Nasional in the 14th General Election to be held shortly. He

‘Works On Saratok-Sarikei Stretch Show Steady Progress’

SARIKEI: Works on the 64.486km section of the Pan Borneo Highway project, stretching from Sungai Awik in Saratok, Betong Division to the Bintangor junction in Sarikei Division, should reach completion by Aug 30, 2020 as scheduled.Lebuhraya Borneo Utara...

3 Malaysians Held in Death of Indonesian Maid

KUALA LUMPUR Three members of a Malaysian family have been detained in the death of their Indonesian maid, who suffered injuries and was forced to sleep outside on a porch with the family's dog, police said Monday. The

Nogeh: Family Days Good for fostering good ties

Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Agro-based Industries Datuk Anthony Nogeh Gumbek said this when officiating at the opening of Women and Family Development Council's Mas Gading-level Family Day and Well Being of Women programme held at Redeems Centre...

7 More Tuition Centres For Nangka Constituency

SIBU: Assistant Minister for Education and Technological Research Dr Annuar Rapaee will set up seven more community-based tuition centres (PTKRP) in longhouses under Nangka constituency this year.This followed the success of five such centres establish...

State Sets Up Sarawak Product Pavilion In KL

KUALA LUMPUR: Sarawakian entrepreneurs, whether in Sarawak or in Kuala Lumpur and other parts of the country, can now hop on board the Sarawak Product Pavilion (SPP), the state government's e-commerce platform, to sell their products to bigger markets ...

Govt Assures Longhouse Fire Victims Of Continuous Assistance

BINTULU: Residents of Rumah Nyipa, left homeless after a fire destroyed their longhouse at Nanga Pandan Sebauh near here on Sunday night, continue to receive contributions from various agencies.Minister of Utilities Dato Sri Dr Stephen Rundi visited th...

Rabies Claims Sixth Life In Sarawak

KUCHING: The state Health Department confirmed yesterday that a man bitten by a rabid dog in November last year died at the Sarawak General Hospital (SGH) on Sunday, raising the number of people who had succumbed to rabies in the

Rabies Claims Another Life, Bringing Death Toll To Six

KUCHING: The rabies outbreak in the state has claimed the life of the seventh victim, bringing the death toll to six.The seventh victim of rabies encephalomyelitis; a 59-year-old man, from Jalan Batu Kawa � Matang succumbed to rabies infection at