Feb 21, 2020 3:59 AM

Servis bas sekula enda bebayar deka berengkah dipejalai April tu

BAS SEKULA ENDA BEBAYAR: Abang Johari lebuh dikerandau pemberita pengudah bejadika Pengerami Ngelanchar Program Sarawak Kita Empun ditu, kemari.KUCHING: Servis bas sekula enda bebayar ba empat mengeri besai di nengeri tu deka berengkah bulan April

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Feb 19, 2020 3:20 AM

8,024 vacancies as enumerators in statistics Dept available

Dato Sri Fatimah AbdullahKUCHING: About 8,024 temporary vacancies as enumerators are available at the Statistics Department for the Population and Housing Census 2020 in Sarawak which will start from July 7 this year.Minister of Welfare, Community

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Feb 17, 2020 2:27 AM

CM to meet Indonesian minister on energy devt

Abang Johari speaks to reporters.KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg is expected to meet Indonesia's Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Arifin Tasrif in Jakarta next week to discuss further on energy development in

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Feb 12, 2020 1:21 AM

Minister clarifies confusion over KGC assistance

Fatimah (front, fourth left), flanked by Harden and Rosey, joins Ting (front, right) and representatives of KGC partners in a group photo. Also seen on the front row are (from left) Noriah and Dr Saadiah. — Photo by Chimon UponKUCHING: The 'Death

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Feb 11, 2020 7:39 AM

‘Ghost’ haunt takes new unity name

OYA: The ongoing Taman Solidariti project in Dalat near here which is expected to be completed soon is all about living with nature at a location where some people claimed to be 'haunted'.The site which is occupied by a cluster of certain species of

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Feb 11, 2020 2:53 AM

Cancer support group organises ‘Mermaid Pink’ charity run

Fatimah (seated centre) and Rosey (second right) join officials from the ministry, SBCSG and also members of Mermaid Pink Run 2020 organising committee in a photo-call at her office.KUCHING: The Sarawak Breast Cancer Support Group (SBCSG) is

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Feb 10, 2020 8:56 AM

RM5K grant to increase women’s income

DALAT: The Sarawak Women and Family Department (JWKS) hopes that recipients of the RM5,000 material grants provided by the department would fully utilise the assistance to enhance their economic wellbeing.Datuk Seri Fatimah AbdullahIts director

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Feb 07, 2020 5:51 AM

Fatimah: EFS implementation to be improved

Fatimah (fifth right) presents EFS certificates to parents who applied for the initiative. Also seen are officials from NRD and Bank Islam. — Photo by Roystein EmmorKUCHING: The Endowment Fund Sarawak (EFS) committee will be making improvements in

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Feb 05, 2020 1:55 AM

Fatimah backs call to decriminalise suicide attempts

Fatimah AbdullahKUCHING: Minister of Welfare, Community Well Being, Women, Family and Childhood Development Dato Sri Fatimah Abdullah has voiced her support for the amendment of Section 309 of the Penal Code to decriminalise suicide attempts.In

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Feb 04, 2020 2:08 AM

Operator taska, tadika meseti ngemeratka pemeresi, pengerai berindik ari kes Koronavirus Wuhan

Fatimah lebuh dikerandau raban pengarang berita ba Wisma Bapa Malaysia, seharitu.Dikarang Rengenyan Labang KUCHING: Semua operator tauka pengemeran taska enggau tadika di serata Sarawak dipinta bejejaga iya nya ngemeratka pemeresi enggau pengerai

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Feb 03, 2020 9:42 AM

Palan dialisis deka ditumbuh di Sarikei

Fatimah nyuaka pom peminta Bantu Khas Tungkul Sengayuh ngagai Reylene. Bisi datai (ari kanan) JC Fong, Harden, Chua enggau Dr Wong. - Gambar Chimon UponKUCHING: Yayasan Buah Pinggang Kebangsaan Malaysia (NKF) deka numbuhka sebuah palan hemodialisis

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Feb 03, 2020 3:48 AM

Hybrid Sarawakians a boon for state unity

KUCHING: Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development Minister Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah believed that mixed marriages play a pivotal part in fostering unity in the state.She said that being exposed to two different sets

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Jan 30, 2020 2:40 AM

Fatimah tells nursery, kindergarten operators to be on guard against Wuhan coronavirus

Fatimah AbdullahKUCHING: All nursery and kindergarten operators in Sarawak should introduce measures to protect their children against the Wuhan Coronavirus, said Minister of Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development Dato

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Jan 30, 2020 2:30 AM

Apply for special aid for treatment, kidney patients in state told

Fatimah distributes an application form for the special assistance to a patient at the dialysis centre. Looking on at right is Dr Wong. – Photo by Chimon UponKUCHING: Kidney patients in the state who are not receiving any treatment-related

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Jan 21, 2019 2:30 PM

This Sarawakian Entrepreneur Fashions Handicrafts For Social Change

Proof that artisanal crafts can speak volumes, unite communities and initiate social change, Sarawak-born entrepreneur Ranong Peru shares the story of her artisanal success, and how others are benefiting from her achievements.An ethnic Lun Bawang,

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Jan 21, 2019 2:37 PM

State govt allocates RM500,000 to help women entrepreneurs

Fatimah (standing, second right) presents the mock cheque for RM150,000 to SFWI representative. Also seen is Rosey (standing, second left).KUCHING: The state government has allocated RM500,000 to be used as seed capital for start-up ventures run by

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Jan 21, 2019 2:41 PM

Sarawak going all out to churn more young entrepreneurs

Assistant Minister of Entrepreneur and Small, Medium Enterprise (SME) Development, Datuk Mohd Naroden Majais launched the Gathering of Rising Entrepreneurs, Act Together (GREAT) 2018 entrepreneurship conference at the Borneo 744, KuchingKUCHING:

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Jan 21, 2019 2:46 PM

Women entrepreneurship body gives lots of benefits

MINISTER of Welfare, Community Well Being, Women, Family and Childhood Development Dato Sri Fatimah Abdullah (third right) officiating the 'Women Entrepreneurship and Empowerment and Product Launching' witnessed by (from left) Datuk Abang Abdul

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Jan 21, 2019 2:49 PM

New courses will help women participate in Sarawak’s digital economy, says state minister

Fatimah (centre) witnessing the exchange of documents between Noriah (second from left) and a training provider representative.Read more at

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Jan 21, 2019 3:03 PM


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Jan 21, 2019 3:09 PM


I never imagined my career would lead me to become an entrepreneur. Prior to purchasing a small business in 2009, I was a lawyer. Had I not been presented with the opportunity to become a small business owner, I might still be in the legal

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Jan 21, 2019 3:17 PM


Source: Mountain KhakisThe glass ceiling might be shattered in places, but plenty of shards are still there. According to research from Carta, despite women founding roughly 13 percent of companies, they hold less than half that percentage in

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Jan 21, 2019 3:20 PM


Source: 9GACI had it all planned. I was going to get everything about being a mom right. After all, I had degrees in child development and I was also willing to consult the experts to make sure I was providing the most perfect, appropriate,

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Jan 22, 2019 8:10 AM

Social development must be given equal importance

Fatimah (seventh right) is seen with representatives of NGOs, government agencies and other dignitaries attending the Sarawak Welfare Department Strategic Plans for 2019 at a hotel in Kuching yesterday.KUCHING: Social development must be given equal

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Jan 25, 2019 6:01 AM

Some 1,700 party members to attend GPS seminar

Dr Abdul Rahman (centre), Dr Hazlan (fouth right) and other members of the organising committee at the press conference.KUCHING: Some 1,700 party members are expected to attend the Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) Zone 1 Kuching seminar scheduled to be

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Jan 25, 2019 6:06 AM

Rabies outbreak in Sarawak declared as Level 2 Disaster

The state has raised the disaster level of the rabies outbreak, which will lead to more public vaccinations and also the capture of strays.KUCHING: The rabies outbreak in Sarawak has been declared a Level II Disaster under the State Disaster

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Jan 25, 2019 7:23 AM

Detailed study required for proposed curfew — Fatimah

Pui presents a memento to Fatima. Also seen are Assistant Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture Datuk Lee Kim Shin and Assistant Minister of Women, Family and Childhood Development Rosey Yunus.MIRI: A detailed study is required before imposing a

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Jan 29, 2019 7:05 AM

‘Ziarah Cakna programme not to burden teachers’

Sulaiman (seated fourth left) with education officers, teachers and others in aphoto call after the launching of the 2019 Ziarah Cakna programme at SMK Tun Abang Haji Openg yesterday.KUCHING: The 2019 Ziarah Cakna programme introduced by the

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Feb 04, 2019 1:37 AM

Transforming Lives of the Department of Sarawak Women & Families (JWKS)

A total of 18 participants from the Department of Sarawak Women & Families attended a system training held and organised by SOCOE. The objective of the training was to transform and digitise the 18 women through compact and intensive training.The

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Feb 16, 2019 7:58 AM

Child care centre supports parents

Juma'ani spends some time at the child care centre. MIRI: A child care centre providing support primarily for dual-career parents in the oil and gas industry was officially opened yesterday.Datin Patinggi Dato Juma'ani Tuanku Bujang, wife of the

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Feb 16, 2019 8:14 AM

Society to hold Parkinson’s Run and Warrior Walk Feb 24

Volunteers and members of KPS at the launch of Parkinson's Run and Warrior Walk in November 2018. KUCHING: Kuching Parkinson's Society (KPS) is holding its first fundraiser, The Parkinson's Run and Warrior Walk 2019, on Feb 24 at Saradise, Taman

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Feb 16, 2019 8:28 AM

Bid for longest Sape performance kicks off

Aisah (sixth right) and Zainal (seventh left) play the Sape to launch the attempt for the 'Longest Non- stop Sape Performance' while other guests look on.MIRI: It was a massive show of racial harmony and unity when an attempt to enter Malaysia Book

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Feb 18, 2019 2:59 AM

Skin Care Billionaires Rodan And Fields Return To The Teen Acne Market

Dermatologists Katie Rodan (left) and Kathy Fields (right) COURTESY OF RODAN + FIELDSDermatologists Katie Rodan and Kathy Fields first became known more than two decades ago for creating the three-step acne treatment Proactiv, long popular with

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Feb 19, 2019 1:44 AM

Sarawakian ex-detainees encouraged to take up skills training

Fatimah speaking to reporters at the opening of the Ranee Museum at the Old Court House this morningKUCHING: Sarawakians who were previously detained in Banteay MeanChey Provincial Prison, Cambodia many of whom are still in their youth, are

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