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January 19, 2018 8:29 AM Sabah and S'wak courts expect to clear pre-2017 cases by September 2018

MIRI: Courts in Sabah and Sarawak are on track to complete their pre-2017 cases with expected disposal for these cases by September 2018, said Sabah and Sarawak Chief Judge Tan Sri Richard Malanjum today. "This means by that month all cases in Sabah and Sarawak will be disposed of within prescribed timelines," he said at the opening of Sabah and Sarawak 2

January 17, 2018 3:58 PM Super blue blood moon phenomenon on Jan 31

KUALA LUMPUR: On Jan 31, the people in Malaysia will have the opportunity to witness a spectacular combination of three lunar phenomena dubbed the Super Blue Blood Moon, a total lunar eclipse which last occurred 152 years ago. The Super Blue Blood Moon phenomenon, which was last observed on March 31, 1866, is a combination of Supermoon, Bluemoon and Bloodmoon 9

January 16, 2018 3:11 PM Petronas awards MCM deals to five local contractors

PETALING JAYA: Petroliam Nasional Bhd’s (Petronas) subsidiary Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd has awarded contracts for the provision of maintenance, construction and modification services (MCM) at its offshore facilities in Peninsular Malaysia, Sabah and Sarawak to five local contractors. In a statement yesterday, Petronas said Carimin Engineering Services 7

January 15, 2018 7:58 AM Flood: S'wak closes 2 more schools

MIRI: Two more schools in Sarawak had to close up shop temporarily bringing the number to five, while waiting for the floods to ease. The State Disaster Management Committee secretariat in a statement said the two schools were Sekolah Kebangsaan (SK) Nanga Bon in Sibu and SK Rumah Ranggong in the district of Subis, Miri. "SK Nanga Bon has 64 pupils 7

January 15, 2018 2:54 AM Floods cause three Sarawak schools to close temporarily

MIRI, Jan 15 — Three Sarawak primary schools with a population of 223 had to be closed temporarily as a result of floods caused by continuous heavy rain since yesterday. The State Disaster Management Committee in a statement today said two of the schools were Sekolah Kebangsaan (SK) Sungai Bong and SK Kuala Bok in Baram, Miri, while the third was SK Kuala 6

January 15, 2018 2:21 AM Sarawak hotels say no such thing as ‘tudung’ ban

MAH Sarawak president Mohamad Ibrahim Nordin said it was also up to the hotel employees to decide on whether they would wear the headscarf while working. ― Picture by Choo Choy MayKUALA LUMPUR, Jan 15 — There is no ban against the use of “tudung” or headscarves by female Muslim employees of hotels in Sarawak, a hotel association’s Sarawak branch has said. Malaysian 7

January 14, 2018 9:24 AM Flood situation improves in Johor, Pahang

The number of people in shelters in Johor at midday stood at 1,374 as compared to 1,395 people in the morning. — Picture by Sayuti Zainudin KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 14 — The flood situation in Johor and Pahang slightly improved at midday, according to the Welfare Department's flood application Infobanjir. The number of people in shelters in Johor at midday 12

January 12, 2018 10:01 AM Chief Justice delivers sole speech at opening of Legal Year

Chief Justice Tun Md Raus Sharif is pictured at the 2017 ‘Inns of Court Malaysia’ meeting (ICM) at the Palace of Justice, Putrajaya. December 12, 2017. — Bernama picKUALA LUMPUR, Jan 12 — Chief Justice Tun Md Raus Sharif today took to the stage to deliver the only speech at the 2018 Opening of the Legal Year (OLY) in Putrajaya. Other stakeholders such as the Malaysian 9

January 10, 2018 2:05 PM Former Sarawak Speaker dies after long illness

Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah confirmed that Ujang died at 7.48pm today after a long illness. — Reuters picKUCHING, JAN 10 — Former Sarawak state assembly Speaker Tan Sri Celestine Ujang Anak Jilan died this evening at a private hospital. He was 71. Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah confirmed that Ujang died at 7.48pm today 7

January 10, 2018 2:10 AM Gas leak at Petronas SSGP in Lawas

Petronas Sabah and Labuan Regional Office Media Relation said the emergency response team had been mobilised and put the situation under control, with all relevant authorities having been informed the matter. — Reuters picMIRI, Jan 10 — A gas leak occured at 1.45am today at Petronas Sabah-Sarawak Gas Pipeline (SSGP) located in Long Luping, Lawas district 5