DD Weekly, highlights from January 22 to 28


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By DD Team

KUCHING, Jan 29: ‘DD Weekly’ is a summary of major news stories, highlights and updates to keep our readers and viewers in the loop on what matters in Sarawak community in the past seven days.

Here is our pick of top stories to keep an eye on for the week from Jan 22 to 28, 2021:


  1. “Prodigal son” Ba’Kelalan must return home to GPS, says Mutang
  2. Baru Bian: I have secured RM1.3 billion worth of projects for Ba’Kelalan
  3. Rectify mistakes on MyKad’s religious status, Masing tells NRD
  4. Unifor urged to assist S’wakians facing limbo over religious status on identification docs
  5. MCO in Sibu and CMCO, rest of Sarawak extended to Feb 14, 2021
  6. No CNY and Valentine’s Day celebrations in Sibu
  7. Whatever rumours, it is MCO so please stay at home, Ting tells Sibu folks
  8. Karim-MYSS Efootball PES 2021 Stay At Home online competition
  9. Chinese Independent schools receive grant of RM10 million
  10. 90,000 frontliners to get first roll out of Pfizer vaccine
  11. Bakar motorsikal milik makcik kerana marah permintaan untuk wang ditolak
  12. Armed forces to be roped in to monitor longhouses in lockdown
  13. Get tested for Covid-19 if you have been to high-risk areas in the past 2 weeks
  14. Work during MCO: No more employer’s letter, police permit now required in Sibu

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