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Ansovina Chai

sarawakstar@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Ansovina Chai

21 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

New wooden walkway for Kg Wireless villagers

MIRI: Villagers in Kampung Wireless will soon be able to

22 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Green touch to rice production

PADI farmers in the Long Langai village located in the Ba’Kelalan highlands of northern most Sarawak have achieved a pioneering feat.

19 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Making rice production more environment-friendly

BA’KELALAN: Padi farmers in the Long Langai village located in the Ba’Kelalan highlands of northernmost Sarawak have achieved a pioneering feat.

31 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

A good experience for Curtin students

Miri: The Curtin Highway Infrastructure Research & Innovation Hub at Curtin University Malaysia (Curtin Malaysia) recently hosted a technical talk on the construction of the bridge over Batang Baram at Long Lama recently in collaboration with the Institution of Engineers, Malaysia (IEM), Miri branch.






Curtin students and staff at the bridge construction site.
24 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Christmas a time for bonding

Miri: Christmas should be a time to forge ties with the family and loved ones instead of just celebrating in the material sense of the word.






A multiracial crowd comprising both the young and old at the party.
17 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Sarawak-Brunei tourism boost

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN: Sarawak’s aim to secure five million tourist next year has received a tremendous boost from close neighbours Brunei.

16 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Empowerment programme for primary school pupils

MIRI: The Curtin Educational Excellence Facilitating Team (Curtin E-Fact), a student-run volunteer mentors group at Curtin University Malaysia (Curtin Malaysia), recently organised an empowerment programme for 75 pupils of Sekolah Kebangsaan Kampung Bakam.

15 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Project to replace plastic bags for shopping

MIRI: A project to recycle public banners and streamers into biodegradable shopping bags has started in Miri city.






Yii (standing third left) with Chin (fourth from left) in a group photo with 
the top three winners of GiatMara Institution students of a fashion show competition.
13 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Inspiring young and old through art

MIRI: Mary Anne Vaz is an accomplished artist who loves to teach both young and old.






Vaz putting the finishing touches on a Sarawakian-themed artwork.
15 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

RCMOT gives back to community via various initiatives

MIRI: The Rotary Club of Miri Oil Town (RCMOT) celebrated the club’s first anniversary and second board of directors (BOD) installation dinner and RCMOT secretary Leslie Lau said the event was not only a celebration but also to deliver a report card of the club’s activities to those who supported the club’s efforts.

Group photo of the second board of directors during the installation dinner.