30-Sep-2017 - The Borneo Post - Miri News Digest

9/30/2017: HOME: Car’s sudden turn at junction causes six-vehicle pile-up
MIRI: A pile-up of six vehicles – five cars and a lorry – occurred at Miri Bypass here around 8.30pm on Thursday. It started when one of the cars made an abrupt right turn at a junction. As a result, the lorry behind the car could not stop in time,… (read more)

9/30/2017: HOME: Ministry’s Sarikei office gets new chief
SARIKEI: Jenny Teron has been appointed the Ministry of Domestic Trade, Co- operatives and Consumerism Sarikei office’s new chief. Jenny, who was transferred on promotion from the Miri office, takes over from Idrus Nalin, who has been transferred to… (read more)

9/30/2017: HOME: 26 teams to compete in Curtin Croc Challenge 2.0
MIRI: Twenty- six teams have signed up for the inter- school and open categories of the Curtin Croc Challenge 2.0 competition in conjunction with Curtin University, Malaysia ( Curtin Malaysia) Open Day 2017 on October 14. The inter- school category is… (read more)

9/30/2017: HOME: Sonice to offer exclusive 10th anniversary deals
KUCHING: Sonice Furniture will offer exclusive month-long deals from tomorrow (Oct 1) to celebrate its 10th anniversary. The offers are available at its outlets in Kuching, Sibu and Miri. Sonice Furniture Kuching has offers for dining sets (from… (read more)

9/30/2017: HOME: Programme aimed at reducing road accidents
MIRI: The Transport Ministry aims to reduce the number of road accidents to 2.5 per cent this year, down from 2.7 per cent recorded last year. Ministry of Transport secretarygeneral Datuk Seri Saripuddin Kasim pointed this out during a road safety… (read more)

9/30/2017: HOME: SUPP Senadin donates wheelchairs to help community
MIRI : Sarawak United Peoples Party ( SUPP) Senadin Services Team donated ten wheelchairs to both the Malaysian Red Crescent ( MRC) Miri Chapter and Miri Kidney Dialysis Centre yesterday. The wheelchairs were handed over to the respective centres by… (read more)

9/30/2017: HOME: RM20,000 worth of prizes up for grabs in Sarawak ICT Expo 2017 lucky draws
MIRI: Lucky draw prizes worth more than RM20,000 will be up for grabs throughout the threeday Sarawak ICT Expo 2017 at the indoor stadium here. The event, to kick off this Oct 6, is jointly run by Miri City Council ( MCC) and Computer Sales and… (read more)

9/30/2017: HOME: Savour Melanau flavours at PMM fundraising food fair
MIRI: Visitors, including those from Brunei, can take the opportunity at a fundraising food fair hosted by the Women’s Bureau of Miri Melanau Association (PMM) today to sample and savour many of the community’s unique traditional delicacies. The… (read more)

9/30/2017: HOME: Early birds get free bottles of cooking oil
MIRI: See Hua Marketing Sdn Bhd distributed 100 bottles of Merris Blended Cooking Oil to newspaper readers during its fourth round of ‘Collect Stamps & Redeem Gift’ yesterday. A 2kg bottle of cooking oil was given to the first readers of The Borneo… (read more)

9/30/2017: HOME: Orang Ulu cultural village features at ‘Taste of Borneo 2017’
MIRI: The organising committee of ‘ Taste of Borneo 2017’ will have an Orang Ulu Cultural Village set up at the carnival, which will take place at the open carpark of the Boulevard Mall here from Nov 24 to Dec 3. According to event organising chairman… (read more)

9/30/2017: HOME: Fajar International College holds 10th convocation
MIRI: Fajar International College held its 10th convocation at Pullman Hotel yesterday for 351 graduands in Bachelor of Science in occupational safety, health and environment, executive diploma in occupational safety and health, diploma in accounting,… (read more)

9/30/2017: HOME: Kindergarten celebrates Children’s Day cum Mid-Autumn Festival
MIRI: Over 100 kindy pupils of Miri Thai Poo Kindergarten had fun at a Children’s Day cum MidAutumn Festival at their school yesterday. The day kicked off with various games which encouraged team work and creativity among the pupils, said headmistress… (read more)

9/30/2017: SPORT: Lee, Mirabel shine at KGM Amateur Golf Championship
MIRI: Lee Ka Tung has once again proved his supremacy in the 29th Miri Golf Club ( KGM) Amateur Golf Championship 2017 by winning the Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Dr George Chan Hong Nam Challenge Trophy recently. Lee won the championship for three… (read more)