12-Aug-2017 - The Borneo Post - Miri News Digest

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8/12/2017: HOME: Firefighters take 20 minutes to cut gold ring off woman’s middle finger
MIRI: Firefighters from the Lawas Fire and Rescue Department ( Bomba) had to use a specialist cutter to remove a gold ring from a woman’s middle finger on Thursday. The five firefighters were sent to Lawas Hospital after receiving a call for help at… (read more)

8/12/2017: HOME: MP suggests dept to deal with business, investment scams
MIRI: Miri MP Dr Michael Teo has expressed his concern about the unhealthy growth of various business scams happening here, especially those done through the information and communications technology (ICT) as well as social media. “Business and… (read more)

8/12/2017: HOME: Worsening Miri-Marudi Road may hinder success of Baram Regatta
MARUDI: The Miri- Marudi Road appears to be getting worse especially along stretches that has not been laid with gravel. A local private transport operator told The Borneo Post that rain in the area the past few days have resulted in the condition of… (read more)

8/12/2017: HOME: Hot Cross Buns opens new concept bakery-cum-cafe outlet in Desa Senadin
MIRI: Hot Cross Buns oopened its fourth outlet at Senadin Gateway Commercial Centre, Desa Senadin here on Thursday to cater to the demand of a growing population in northern Miri. What sets this fourth outlet apart from the rest is its new concept of… (read more)

8/12/2017: HOME: The Stirling show units open for viewing
MIRI: Upcoming luxury mixed development project The Stirling at Jalan Bulan Sabit, next to Yakin Commercial Centre, has opened its show units – comprising a threebedroom apartment and a Soho ( small office home office) cum studio unit for public… (read more)

8/12/2017: HOME: UMW Toyota Motor, Rimbunan Hijau Auto Services launch all-new Toyota Vios Sports Edition
MIRI: After much anticipation, UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd and Rimbunan Hijau Auto Services Sdn Bhd yesterday finally launched the all-new Toyota Vios Sports Edition. This sporty-looking sedan, which is also available at all Toyota dealerships… (read more)

8/12/2017: HOME: State libraries close on Aug 31 and Sept 1
KUCHING: Pustaka Negeri Sarawak ( Kuching, Miri and State Records Repository) will be closed on Aug 31 in conjunction with National Day and Sept 1 for Hari Raya Qurban. Pustaka Negeri Sarawak will resume operations as usual on Sept 2, from 9 am to 6… (read more)