Thursday - Jan 21. Borneo Cultural Festival or simplified as BCF is the annual festival of food and music which is held in Sibu, Sarawak on every July–August every year since 2003. Given the COVID-19 pandemic, call ahead to verify hours, and remember to practice social distancing. KUCHING, Oct 7 — Kuching has reverted to a Covid-19 ‘green zone’ today as no new local transmission cases have been detected or reported in the past 14 days, the Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) said. Sibu folk earn praise for voluntarily undergoing Covid-19 tests - Borneo Post Online SIBU (Jan 12): The people of Sibu are indeed praiseworthy for coming forward to undergo Covid-19 swab tests voluntarily, said Assistant Minister of Local Government and Housing Dr Annuar Rapaee in a Facebook post today. Utusan Borneo. SIBU (Jan 19): The call to stay at home during the two-week Movement Control Order (MCO) period enforced here seemed to have fallen on deaf ears with many people flouting it. — Borneo Post pic. In 2007, the news portal website was launched to capture a larger pool of younger readers. Meanwhile, Kuching, Sibu, Miri, Beluru and Kanowit remain as red zones in Sarawak with a total of 1,206 local transmission cases reported in the three districts in the last 14 days. ... by THE BORNEO POST . The Borneo Post. Borneo Post. The RM0.50-increase in the price of standard chicken, which took effect on Jan 2, appears to have not imposed much impact here. I want to clear such doubts,” Dr Annuar said. He also said that the police have set up roadblocks to prevent longhouse folks that have been affected from coming and going. He also said Sibu Hospital is receiving about 1,000 samples per day from Lanang Health Clinic, Sibu Jaya Health Clinic and the drive-through swab testing centre at the Sibu state library. We … The newspaper has five printing plants located throughout Sarawak and Sabah. Major Covid-19 outbreak in Pasai Siong, Sibu; 37 cases confirmed, eight longhouses under lockdown - Borneo Post Online SIBU (Jan 9): Sibu today recorded 37 positive Covid-19 cases and the emergence of a new cluster, dubbed the Pasai Siong Cluster, said Sibu … Sibu is the main port and commercial centre of the Rejang basin and the jumping-off point for exploring the mighty Rejang River, Malaysia’s longest river. Kuching is now a Covid-19 green zone. Tips; Photos 1; Borneo Post. “That will be taken care of within 24 or 48 hours. The festival is organised by the Sibu Municipal Council. The State Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) in a statement said the total number of positive cases involving this cluster has reached 982 cases. KUCHING (Jan 14): Sibu division will be put under the Movement Control Order (MCO) for two weeks starting this Saturday (Jan 16) until Jan 29, … Dr Annuar clarified that 10 of them were already receiving treatment in hospital, four others were currently being transported to hospital from lockdown areas, eight were contacted yesterday and the last person was contacted at 12.45pm today. Copyright © 2021, The Borneo Post Classifieds On the swab tests conducted in Sibu, Dr Annuar said at the moment, about 12,000 samples have been collected. Borneo Post quoted Sibu Hospital director Dr Nanthakumar Thirunavukkarasu as saying that staying away is necessary to prevent the hospital from becoming another new Covid-19 cluster. Share. “Sebauh and Dalat remain as an orange zone with a total of 50 cases while Serian, Daro, Subis, Belaga, Betong, Meradong, Julau, Kapit, Simunjan, Asajaya, Beluru, Selangau, Samarahan, Sri Aman, Bukit Mabong, Bintulu and Limbang remain as yellow zones with a total of 87 cases reported in the past two weeks,” said SDMC. “I think because of this, the public is becoming jittery, everyone feels unsafe,” he added. He explained that out of the 10 who were receiving treatment in hospital, nine were admitted on Jan 17 and the other one was admitted the next day. SIBU . The Borneo Post was established in 1978. Wednesday - Jan 20 “A total of 8,250 individuals have been screened where 5,500 have tested negative and 1,768 are still awaiting lab test results,” it said. Sibu Experience Nature In The Heart Of Borneo Located at the confluence of the Rejang and Igan Rivers, approximately 130 km from the South China Sea, Sibu is a thriving modern town with a vibrant centre and a bustling, crowded waterfront. Pasai Cluster in Sibu now largest of 8 active clusters in Sarawak with 982 total cases - Borneo Post Online KUCHING (Jan 21): The Pasai Cluster in Sibu remains the largest of the eight active Covid-19 clusters in Sarawak, with the addition of 88 new positive cases reported today. The airport is the 11th busiest airport in Malaysia, and the 3rd busiest in Sarawak in terms of passengers handled. SIBU (Jan 16): The Movement Control Order (MCO) has come into effect in Sibu division, covering the districts of Sibu, Kanowit and Selangau from … Status Terkini #COVID19, 21 Januari 2021 Kes sembuh=2,490 Jumlah kes sembuh=130,152 kes Kes baharu positif=3,170 kes (3,162 tempatan, 8 import) Jumlah positif=172,549 Kes kematian=12 Pasai Cluster in Sibu now largest of 8 active clusters in Sarawak with 982 total cases, Covid-19: Sarawak records 132 new cases, one death, 13 longhouses in Kanowit under 14-day lockdown for Covid-19 active case detection. BorneoPost Online | Borneo , Malaysia, Sarawak Daily News » thesundaypost - New 2 Borneo 19:39:00 BorneoPost Online | Borneo , Malaysia, Sarawak Daily News » thesundaypost - New 2 Borneo S capacity can reach 1,000 samples readings per day ” Dr Annuar said at the,. Pandemic, call ahead to verify hours, and remember to practice distancing... “ in Song-Kanowit, we will set up checks along the river, ” he.... 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