Sarawak eyeing India to promote tourism

KUCHING, Sept. 19 -- Sarawak is eyeing India as a major market to promote its tourism products, its Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah said today. "There is a big jump... Read More

Sarawak DCM warns Pakatan against two Dayak chiefs in single longhouse

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 18 -- Pakatan Harapan's (PH) proposal to appoint additional chiefs to Dayak longhouses that already have one would cause the community to break up, Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar... Read More

Why are Sarawak community leaders, headmen banned from attending federal functions? PKR asks GPS

KUCHING, Sept. 18 -- The ruling Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) should explain why it is banning community leaders and headmen from attending official functions of federal ministers in Sarawak, state PKR... Read More

Air in Sarawak's Sri Aman district a 'hazardous' 365 at 8am

KUCHING, Sept. 17 -- Air pollution in Sri Aman has breached the red zone on the Air Pollutant Index (API) with readings shooting up overnight to 365 as at 8am today. The Department of Environment's h... Read More

Education minister says Sarawak can shut schools once API breaches 300

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 17 -- The Sarawak Education Department is empowered to close schools in areas where the air has become hazardous, Maszlee Malik said today. The federal education minister said thi... Read More

Protecting national unity is the responsibility of all Malaysians, says PM

KUCHING, Sept. 16 -- In his Malaysia Day address to the nation tonight, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad stressed that Malaysians must be conscious of their responsibility to protect national unity and inter-e... Read More

At Malaysia Day event, Dr M says Putrajaya determined to restore equal status to Sarawak, Sabah

KUCHING, Sept. 16 -- The Pakatan Harapan (PH) adminisration is determined to restore the status of Sarawak and Sabah as equal partners to Peninsular Malaysia in the Federation of Malaysia, Prime Minis... Read More

Sarawak CM says confident negotiation over Sarawak, Sabah's rights will be resolved

KUCHING, Sept. 16 -- Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Openg said tonight said he is confident and looking forward to concluding the negotiation between Sarawak and Sabah with Putraja... Read More

Baru: RM128m allocated to repair dilapidated schools this year, Sarawak gets RM100m

BINTANGOR, Sept. 15 -- The Education Ministry has allocated RM128 million to repair dilapidated schools in the country this year, Works Minister Baru Bian said today. He said RM100 million alone has ... Read More

Public expecting more from Putrajaya's reforms, Sarawak DAP wing says

KUCHING, Sept. 15 -- Sarawak DAP Women chief Irene Chang today told the federal government that the public is expecting more reforms than what have been done so far since the 14th general election las... Read More