PETRONAS umum penemuan gas di perairan Sarawak

KUALA LUMPUR: PETRONAS mengumumkan penemuan gas melalui penerokaan telaga Dokong-1 di Blok SK417 Kontrak Perkongsian Pengeluaran (PSC) terletak dekat perairan cetek Daerah Baram, kira-kira 90 kilometer dari pantai Sarawak. Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd, anak syarikat PETRONAS, memiliki 20 peratus penyertaan kepentingan di Blok SK417 PSC, manakala pengendalinya, PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Ltd (PTTEP), menerusi anak syarikat milik penuh, PTTEP HK Offshore Ltd memiliki 80 peratus kepentingan. PSC itu dimeterai pada Mac 2018 daripada Pusingan Bidaan Malaysia 2017. Naib Presiden Kanan Pengurusan Petroleum Malaysia PETRONAS, Mohamed Firouz Asnan, berkata telaga penerokaan… Read More

23 volunteers registered to receive SARS-CoV-2 vaccine in Sarawak

KUCHING, Feb 4 — Twenty-three volunteers in Sarawak have so far registered and signed their consent for China’s SARS-CoV-2 vaccine clinical trial with two of them given their shots yesterday, said Sarawak Health Director Dr Chin Zin Hing. He said the clinical trial for the new vaccine is being done in nine centres nation-wide including at the Sarawak General Hospital (SGH). “The process is still ongoing and those who have registered will be contacted and screened, and will be given their schedule for their injections and follow up,” he told reporters at… Read More

Jumlah mangsa banjir di tiga negeri menurun pagi ini

KUALA LUMPUR, 16 Jan — Keadaan banjir di Sarawak, Pahang dan Sabah semakin pulih pagi ini apabila jumlah mangsa di ketiga-tiga negeri itu kian menurun, namun mangsa di Johor kekal sejak semalam. Di SARAWAK, jumlah mangsa banjir yang dipindahkan di pusat pemindahan sementara (PPS) berkurangan sedikit kepada 4,247 orang pagi ini berbanding 4,343 orang, malam tadi. Jawatankuasa Pengurusan Bencana Negeri (JPBN) Sarawak dalam laporan terbaharunya memaklumkan sebanyak 51 PPS masih beroperasi di enam daerah yang dilanda banjir sejak Rabu lepas. Bahagian Kuching masih mencatatkan jumlah mangsa banjir tertinggi dengan 2,853 orang di… Read More

Thunderstorm warning in Selangor, Sarawak, Sabah

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 14 — The Malaysian Meteorological Department (MetMalaysia) has issued a warning of thunderstorm, heavy rain and strong winds for the districts of Kuala Selangor, Klang and Kuala Langat, all in Selangor. In a statement issued today, MetMalaysia said a similar weather condition is also forecast in Miri (Marudi) and Limbang, in Sarawak. In the interiors of Sabah, involving Sipitang, Tenom, Kuala Penyu and Beaufort, a similar weather condition is also expected, while in Labuan, thunderstorm is expected until 9 am today.