Nov 15, 2019 10:10 AM

Tanggungpengawa KWKPK berat nentuka kualiti pelajar tumu nembiak mit: Fatimah

SETIPIKIT TEMBU SEKULA: Fatimah nyuaka setipikit ngagai siku nembiak SeDidik maya pengerami Konvokesyen SeDidik Zon Kuching Ke-28, 2019 di Kuching, kemari. Bisi mega dipeda iya nya Direktor Besai SeDidik, Nor Ashikin Abdul Rahman (dua ari

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Nov 15, 2019 2:56 AM

MySmart City to address traffic jams

The Sarawak Ministry of Transport wants its federal counterpart responsible for smart city framework to work closely together and provide funding in addressing the traffic congestion problem in Kuching city.Its minister Datuk Lee Kim Shin said this

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Nov 14, 2019 9:28 AM

Investing in early childhood devt

Young SeDidik pupils perform during the 28th Kuching Zone SeDidik convocation ceremony in Kuching. — Photo by Muhammad Rais SanusiKUCHING: The Sarawak government has allocated RM16 million for the second-year implementation of the Special Yearly

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Nov 14, 2019 2:44 AM

Fatimah: 21,283 newborns in Sarawak registered for EFS as of October

A total of the 21,283 newborns in Sarawak have registered for the Endowment Fund Sarawak as for October this year, said Welfare, Community Well Being, Women, Family and Childhood Development Minister Dato Sri Fatimah Abdullah. – File photoA TOTAL

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Nov 14, 2019 2:16 AM

Details of adoptive parents included in adopted child’s birth cert from next year, DUN told

Fatimah speaking to journalists at State Legislative Assembly's building media room yesterday while the ministry's permanent secretary Dr Saadiah Abdul Samat. Photo by Muhammad Rais SanusiKUCHING: Adopted children in Sarawak will have the names of

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Nov 13, 2019 8:11 AM

Aid helps women increase income by 162 per cent

Dato Sri Fatimah AbdullahA SURVEY of 100 women entrepreneurs who received business equipment assistance worth RM5,000 each have increased their income by 162 per cent to RM1,428.Welfare, Community Well Being, Women, Family and Childhood Development

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Nov 13, 2019 2:53 AM

7,104 people nabbed under Dangerous Drugs Act 1953

AS of September this year, a total of 7,104 people have been caught for distributing drugs and for drug and substance abuse under the Dangerous Drugs Act 1952. Welfare, Community Well-Being, Women, Family and Childhood Development Minister Datuk

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Nov 13, 2019 2:03 AM

Adoptive parents details in birth record next year

KUCHING: Starting January next year, details of adoptive parents and biological parents would be included in the Second Schedule Extract from the Central Register Record of Birth Sarawak of the Adoption (Central Registry) Regulations 1960, the State

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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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Jan 30, 2019 1:51 AM

Tunku Azizah bestowed a new title

PEKAN: Tengku Puan Pahang Tunku Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah Almarhum Sultan Iskandar was proclaimed as the new Tengku Ampuan Pahang, 31 years after the title was last bestowed.The proclamation was made by Sultan Pahang Al-Sultan Abdullah

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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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