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iM Sarawak organises UPSR Workshop for Julau students

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JULAU, 24 July 2017 – Students from SK Nanga Dayu, SK Nanga Kara and SK Nanga Kota participated in a three-day UPSR Workshop organised by iM Sarawak. The workshop is part of the iM Sarawak School Improvement Project, a three-year programme for the afore mentioned schools in Julau, Sarawak. The workshop is geared towards equipping […]


iM Sarawak takes English Language learning to another level for Bario students

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BARIO, 14 July 2017 – The school-going children of Bario are, like all children, curious and hungry for knowledge. However, because they are located in such a remote location, most of their education in English has been dependent on what their teachers can teach them from books only. All this changed three years ago when […]



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22 May 2017 – Runners Wild Bario – the 50km trail run created by Malaysian sports marketing veteran Kuhan Foo and iM Sarawak celebrated its 3 rd Anniversary this weekend. The Men’s Category Winner this year is Mohd Syamsul Bahtiar bin Abd Gapar who won in a time of 6:07:33. Reiko Yamashita took home the […]


Students at SK Uma Sambop and SK Long Urun receive school bags from iM Sarawak

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BELAGA, 2 March 2017 – Students of SK Uma Sambop and SK Long Urun recently received school bags from iM Sarawak as part of iM Sarawak education programme for rural schools in Sarawak. SK Uma Sambop Principal, Alison Alah Madan said that he was grateful for the meaningful and timely contribution from iM Sarawak. He […]


iM Sarawak enhances learning environment in SK Sungai Sugai & SK Nanga Buku

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JULAU, 19 January 2017 – iM Sarawak contributed teaching aids and library equipment to two schools in Julau, namely SK Sungai Sugai and SK Nanga Buku. At the handover ceremony at SK Sungai Sugai and SK Nanga Buku, 1Malaysia Sarawak Advisory Council (1MSAC) Chairman YB Datuk Joseph Salang Gandum stressed that iM Sarawak believes that […]


iM Sarawak believes that education is the key to improving one’s life

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BELAGA, 11 January 2017 –  iM Sarawak contributed new school bags and One World Futbols to nearly 200 students from three schools in Belaga. The 3 schools are SK Airport, SK Long Segaham and SK Nanga Telawan, which are located in the interior of Belaga and are only accessible by boat. These students are from […]


iM Sarawak brings Christmas joy to Lundu

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LUNDU, 21 December 2016 – Christmas this year will be especially blessed and joyful for the 700 residents of Kampung Stum Muda, Lundu as they can now enjoy undisrupted water supply, thanks to the iM Sarawak water supply project. Before this, water supply was frequently disrupted due to various reasons such as leaking pipes, low […]


iM Sarawak supports Kejohanan Sukan Sekolah Pribumi Sarawak for the fourth time running

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MIRI, 15 OCT – To commemorate the closing of the Kejohanan Sukan Sekolah Pribumi Sarawak 2016, iM Sarawak treated participants and accompanying teachers of games to a night out at the movies. iM Sarawak has been a sponsor of this Sarawak State Education Department led sporting event since 2012. “iM Sarawak is proud to be […]


iM Sarawak encourages healthy way of life through community sports

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KUCHING: 25 September 2016: Bumiputera Open Badminton Championship – Team Event Satok 2016 organised by Kelab Sukan Komuniti Satok with the collaboration between iM Sarawak and Persatuan Badminton Bumiputera Sarawak (PBBS) brought together 132 players from all over Kuching for an intensive competition from 23 to 25 September. 1Malaysia Sarawak Advisory Council (1MSAC) member Ir […]


iM Sarawak micro hydro brings cooler days and brighter nights for Rh Suing Ensan

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JULAU: 25 August: The residents of Rh Suing Ensan, Ulu Kemalih, Julau, now have access to round-the- clock electricity thanks to the recently completed iM Sarawak micro-hydro generator. “We are very grateful to iM Sarawak for this 8KW micro hydro generator,” said Tuai Rumah Suing Ensan. “For many years we were dependent on individual diesel generators that […]


Local youth pick up leadership skills from iM Sarawak Youth Empowerment Programme

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KUCHING, 4 August – 30 youth leaders this week will learn about leadership and how to effectively implement community projects from the Bagas, Rumpas, Regas iM Sarawak Youth Empowerment Programme 2016. The four-day programme runs from 3 – 6 August 2016. It is led by Mr Mthoko Madonda, an experienced youth leadership facilitator from Reach Sports Management in the United Kingdom. This is the […]


Reaping the seeds of success in Lusong Laku

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LUSONG LAKU, 23 February – A community of over 130 families celebrated the first harvest of the iM Sarawak Lusong Laku Wet Paddy Cultivation Project recently. Planning for began in 2013 and planting began in November of 2015. The project covers 8 hectares of land. This first harvest is expected to yield 32 metric tons […]


Akademi Badminton 1Malaysia hosts badminton workshop for junior players

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KUCHING, 19 February – Akademi Badminton 1Malaysia (AB1M) today kicked off a two- day badminton workshop for the young participants of its programme. Former national shuttlers Lee Wan Wah, Chan Chong Ming and Chew Choon Eng took the lead in the workshop to show the junior badminton enthusiasts the finer points of the game. “It is commendable that […]

iM Sarawak sends team to participate in Zahira 7s (Under-19) in Sri Lanka

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KUCHING, 27 January – It was announced today that iM Sarawak together with the Kuching Rugby Football Club (KRFC) will send a team of 10 to compete at the Zahira 7s (Under-19) Tournament in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The team will be in Colombo from 2 to 8 February 2016. Zahira College of Sri Lanka, the […]


iM Sarawak gives youth chance to hone leadership skills

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KUCHING, 18 December – 30 youth leaders were given the opportunity to attend a leadership workshop organised by iM Sarawak in Kuching from 14 to 16 December. “We at iM Sarawak firmly believe that the youth are the future of the country,” said Hj Irwan Zulkarnain Hj Muhammad Hasbie, 1Malaysia Sarawak Advisory Council member, at […]


The residents of Rumah Ngerang in Kampung Mujat now have a fire fighting system in their own backyard

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Serian, KUCHING 8 November – iM Sarawak together with the longhouse residents of Rh Ngerang in Kampung Mujat, Kedup, Serian today celebrated the installation of the iM Sarawak firefighting system in the longhouse’s compound. YB Maclaine Ben, Kedup State Assemblyman said “We are very grateful that iM Sarawak has taken an interest in the threat […]


iM Sarawak and Persatuan Badminton Bumiputera Negeri Sarawak launch Akademi Badminton 1Malaysia

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KUCHING, 31 October –iM Sarawak and Persatuan Badminton Bumiputera Negeri Sarawak (“PBBS”) officially launched Akademi Badminton 1Malaysia (“AB1M”) in Kuching today. The academy is the result of a collaboration between iM Sarawak and PBBS. “I would like to express our sincere thanks to iM Sarawak for working with us to make this academy a reality,” […]


Kampung Labi powers balai raya with solar energy

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SIMUNJAN, 9 October: The residents of Kampung Labi in Simunjan can now make full use of their balai raya in the day as well as at night with the installation of the iM Sarawak Solar Power System there. The solar power system which was launched on Friday, 9 October, is the result of a collaboration between iM Sarawak […]


Rumah Jugah and Rumah Nyala light up the nights with iM Sarawak Solar Power System

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MARUDI, 4 October: The 26 households in Kampong Belasoi can now light up their mornings and nights with installation of the iM Sarawak Solar Power System at Rumah Jugah and Rumah Nyala. The solar power system which was launched today, will power 20 sets of 30W street lights and three 5W LED lights for each […]


Akademi Badminton 1Malaysia to send two trainees to the Djarum Sirkuit in Pontianak, Indonesia

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KUCHING, 29 September – Akademi Badminton 1Malaysia (“AB1M”) Sarawak, a collaboration between Persatuan Badminton Bumiputra Negeri Sarawak (PBBS) and iM Sarawak, will send two of its trainees to the Djarum Sirkuit Nasional Li Ning Khatulistiwa Open 2015 in Pontianak, Indonesia from 28 September to 3 October 2015. The two trainees will compete in the Pemula […]

iM Sarawak brings Solar Power to Rh Anding Residents

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BATANG AI: The community of Rh Anding in Telinting, Lemanak, Lubok Antu celebrated the installation of the iM Sarawak Solar Power System at their longhouse today. YB Malcolm Mussen Lamoh, who was at the ceremony said, “It is a great thing that the residents of Rh Anding will now benefit from this project, “Electricity is […]


24-hour electricity supply brings brighter days to Rh Nyayang

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Ensiring JULAU, 28 June – Residents of Rh Nyayang, Nanga Nilau, Ensiring can now enjoy round the clock electricity with the installation of an iM Sarawak Micro Hydro System at a nearby river. In the past, the longhouse spent approximately RM4000 a month on diesel for generators that gave them only four to five hours […]


133 families in Lusong Laku to benefit from wet paddy project

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KUCHING, 19 June – Some 133 Penan families in Lusong Laku, Belaga will benefit from an iM Sarawak wet paddy cultivation project that will be due for harvesting at the end of the year. The project, which is a collaborative partnership between iM Sarawak, the Ministry of Modernisation of Agriculture, Sarawak; the State Department of […]


160 young footballers receive certificates at the end of the iM Sarawak-Real Madrid Foundation Campus Experience

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KUCHING, 12 June– 160 young footballers from four different age groups today received certificates to mark the end of the specially designed iM Sarawak-Real Madrid Foundation Campus Experience. The Campus Experience is organised by iM Sarawak and Real Madrid Foundation, in collaboration with the Sarawak State Education Department and Kuching District Football Association. “iM Sarawak […]


PM launches iM Sarawak Firefighting System in Sg. Gelam

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KUCHING, 15 April – The Prime Minister of Malaysia, YAB Dato’ Sri Mohd. Najib Bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak launched the iM Sarawak Firefighting System at Rh Henry Nuni Ak Plen in Sg. Gelam, Sebauh, Bintulu recently. iM Sarawak together with the longhouse residents celebrated the installation of the iM Sarawak firefighting system in the […]


iM Sarawak harvests yield from Wet paddy Cultivation Programme in Kampung Serikin

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Serikin, BAU, 13 March – iM Sarawak showcased the results of their iM Sarawak ‘Wet paddy Cultivation Programme in Kampung Serikin, Serikin, Bau today. A joint effort between iM Sarawak and Ceria Agriculture Services Sdn. Bhd (CAS), the iM Sarawak Wet Paddy Cultivation Programme is an initiative that aims to supply better quality paddy seeds […]


Really measuring progress at the iM Sarawak-Real Madrid Foundation Campus Experience Sarawak 2014

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KUCHING, 1 December – The first day of the iM Sarawak-Real Madrid Foundation Campus Experience kicked off at Padang C & D of the Stadium Negeri Sarawak early yesterday morning. The programme began with an introduction for the young footballers between the ages of eight and 14 years to their coaches from the Real Madrid […]

Zahira College Rugby Sevens on February 6

Source: Daily News (Feb 2, 2016)