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Pembangkang Sarawak Sudah "Gegar" Dengan Adenan Satem?





Ketrampilan tegas, fokus dan perihatin yang dipamerkan oleh Ketua Menteri Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Haji Adenan Satem pada siaran langsung "Rancangan Khas Bersama Ketua Menteri Sarawak" di RTM Auditorium P.Ramlee, Kuching semalam pastinya membuat pembangkang, khususnya di Sarawak tak lena tidur dek kerisauan.



Mana ke tidak, secara umumnya, Adenan telah secara bersantai menangkis segala tuduhan yang dilemparkan oleh pembangkang selama ini terhadap kerajaan negeri Sarawak.



Sedar tak sedar, sudah setahun beliau memegang jawatan sebagai Ketua Menteri dan dalam tempoh tersebut, banyak langkah-langkah siknifikan yang telah diambil beliau dalam usaha memperkasakan kerajaan disamping menarik keyakinan dan sokongan rakyat terhadap Barisan Nasional (BN) Sarawak.



Antara langkah-langkah Adenan yang memberi impak yang besar, khususnya bagi golongan kaum Cina di Sarawak adalah mengenepikan perbezaan politik atas dasar kemanusiaan apabila beliau mengumumkan bantuan sebanyak RM1 juta ringgit untuk merawat kanser yang dialami bekas Pengerusi DAP Sarawak (Mendiang) Wo Ho Leng.



Secara jujurnya, pada mulanya, ramai yang agak skeptikal akan tindakan beliau ini dan beranggapan ianya hanya membazirkan wang sahaja namun Adenan tetap dengan perinsipnya dan tindakannya menampakkan hasil apabila sedikit demi sedikit sokongan kaum Cina mula beralih kembali kepada kerajaan. (Baca sepenuhnya)



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Five hurt in glass canopy collapse


KOTA KINABALU - Five men sustained serious injuries when a portion of the glass cantilever canopy in front of the main entrance facing the soon-to-be opened Imago Complex of the KK Times Square retail shopping mall collapsed, Monday.



The men, aged between 17 and 26, comprised three foreigners and two locals, and were still warded in hospital at press time.



KK Times Square Senior Management Officer Carriek Chong when met at the scene said there was a crashing sound at around 11am.



"We went out to find the canopy had collapsed," he said, adding that the construction started three years ago and was scheduled for completion in March.



City Police Chief ACP M. Chandra said a police team went to the scene after receiving a call at about 11.10am.



He said preliminary investigations showed that the men, construction workers, were doing works on the canopy when the incident took place.



Personnel from the Fire and Rescue Department as well as the Civil Defence Department were also at the scene to assist. Meanwhile, Syarikat Kapasi Sdn Bhd KK Times Square Project Senior Manager Liong Chee Gin said the company was saddened by the incident.



He said in a statement that investigations are being carried out to find out the cause.



"We wish to inform that all of them (injured) are undergoing medical treatment and are recuperating.



"We are currently investigating the cause or reasons that led to this incident together with our main contractor and consultants," he said in a brief statement.



According to Liong, they would work closely with the local authorities to receive approval before they commence work at the site.



"Despite this unforeseen event, we would like to assure you that the company adhered to high on-site safety procedures and measures throughout the course of construction," he said.



Syarikat Kapasi Sdn Bhd is a subsidiary of Asian Pac Holdings Bhd.



One of the injured who was warded.



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