Desmond Davidson

Desmond is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight. You can follow him on Facebook.

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45 minutes ago

Karaoke centres with private rooms to reopen in Sarawak

Outlets lacking these facilities must remain closed until further notice.

Karaoke centres with private rooms to reopen in Sarawak

6 hours ago

Sarawak drops sales tax suit against Petronas

Written assurance over arrears amounting to almost RM1.3 billion.

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Sarawak drops sales tax suit against Petronas

1 day ago

Pupils escape unhurt in rural boarding house fire

Two-story wooden building destroyed in 7am incident at SK Sebauh, 41km from Bintulu town.

Pupils escape unhurt in rural boarding house fire

1 day ago

Miri man fined RM1,000 for writing fake name in contact tracing log book

Use name on MyKad to avoid problems, says Sarawak CID chief.

Miri man fined RM1,000 for writing fake name in contact tracing log book

4 days ago

Pan Borneo a dangerous highway even to regulars

Drivers complain over lack of signboards, reflector lights to warn users of roadworks.

Pan Borneo a dangerous highway even to regulars


5 days ago

Kuching city set for urban renewal

CM promises to keep the historical value of certain areas.

Kuching city set for urban renewal

5 days ago

Covid-19, not Muafakat Nasional, on Abang Jo’s mind

CM declines to comment on national political developments.

Covid-19, not Muafakat Nasional, on Abang Jo’s mind

6 days ago

Shirt, human body parts found in belly of killer croc

Man-eating reptile snatched teenager, dragged him into river, relative recalls.

Shirt, human body parts found in belly of killer croc

6 days ago

Sarawak U-turns on quarantine policy

People required to wear wristbands, take Covid-19 test within 48 hours of arrival.

Sarawak U-turns on quarantine policy

1 week ago

Padungan rep refuses talks with DAP

Wong King Wei says he will leave active politics after his term ends.

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Padungan rep refuses talks with DAP

1 week ago

AirAsia cuts frequency of Kuching-KL route

This is due to reimposed Sarawak travel restrictions following spike in Covid-19 cases.

AirAsia cuts frequency of Kuching-KL route

1 week ago

Reopening of non-exam classes in Sarawak red zones deferred again

Pupils will instead return to schools on August 17.

Reopening of non-exam classes in Sarawak red zones deferred again

1 week ago

Rep's resignation could hurt DAP in Sarawak polls, say analysts

Pandungan assemblyman has accused party of not living up to promises while in power.

Rep's resignation could hurt DAP in Sarawak polls, say analysts

1 week ago

Source of Sarawak’s second Covid-19 wave still unknown, says health director

Department still gathering info and conducting antibody tests on victims, says Chin Zin Hing.

Source of Sarawak’s second Covid-19 wave still unknown, says health director

1 week ago

Sarawak vows to address household poverty

CM blames lack of job opportunities in oil and gas sector for low household income per capita.

Sarawak vows to address household poverty