KUCHING (Oct 2): The Sarawak Congress of Unions of Employees in the Public and Civil Services (CUEPACS) hopes that any action against unvaccinated civil servants will be taken with due consideration and tolerance.
KUALA TERENGGANU (Sept 23): The Magistrate’s Court here today issued a warrant of arrest against Sarawak Report editor Clare Rewcastle-Brown (pictured) for failing to be in court to face a charge with defaming the Sultanah of Terengganu, Sultanah Nur Zahirah.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 23): Sarawak Consolidated Industries Bhd (SCIB) announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary SCIB Properties Sdn Bhd has been awarded an RM137 million contract to build housing for civil servants (PPAM), replacing Puncak Gemilang Melati Sdn Bhd, whose appointment as the main contractor had been “nullified”.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 16): New Covid-19 cases in Malaysia dropped slightly to 18,815 today from 19,495 yesterday, said Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.
KUCHING (Sept 16): A total of 65,252 teens in Sarawak have received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine as of yesterday (Sept 15), said Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 14): The difference in the policy of Malaysia My Second Home (MM2H) Programme and immigration rules between peninsular Malaysia and the States of Sabah and Sarawak is the special provisions enjoyed by both States under Section 64 and 65 of the Immigration Act 1959/63.
KUCHING (Sept 14): The Delta variant is currently the dominant circulating Covid-19 variant in Sarawak when 303 cases were detected from 307 cases undergoing genomic sequencing as of Aug 31, according to Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) Institute of Health and Community Medicine (IHCM) director Prof Dr David Perera.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 10): Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin said the waning of vaccine effects over time could be the reason for the spike in Covid-19 infections in Sarawak.
KUCHING (Sept 4): All the 2,723 cases recorded in Sarawak today were in categories one and two, according to the Sarawak State Disaster Management Committee (JPBN).