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Local news for Miri, Malaysia continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Tuesday | South China Morning Post

Macau gambling kingpin facing charges in the US was an envoy for San Marino

Paul Phua, who faces charges in the US, never completed procedures to become ambassador to Montenegro; had status revoked after arrest Asian gambling kingpin and alleged triad member Paul Phua Wei-seng was San Marino's ambassador to Montenegro for more than three years until the tiny city state revoked his diplomatic status shortly after his arrest ... (more)

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Weatherman Warns Of Strong Winds, Rough Seas

KUALA LUMPUR, July 29 -- The strong winds and rough seas in the waters off Phuket, Reef North, Layang-layang and Palawan are expected to prevail until Thursday, according to the Meteorological Department.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

MH17 crash: Brother tells of shock at loss of helicopter pilot Brit who was on disaster jet

Campbell Dalziel, brother of South African helicopter pilot Cameron Dalziel, one of the victims among the 298 passengers of the Malaysian flight MH17, meets South African media as he walks down the Sea Promenade in Umhlanga, Durban on July 18, 2014.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Star Online

Big player: Phua playing at the 2014 European Poker Tour (EPT) Monte Carlo.

PETALING JAYA: Paul Phua, the Malaysian nabbed in Las Vegas for allegedly running a gambling ring linked to World Cup betting, is believed to be a moneyman who made his millions from high-stake poker games.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Man Held, Pistol Seized Over Firearm Incident

Miri police have detained a man and seized a pistol with five rounds of ammunition over an incident last month when a man drew a gun while questioning three Sarawak Energy Berhad staff and a policeman during the inspection of an electricity meter at a house in Krokop.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Peter Chin To Quit As SUPP President Next Month

By Rudy Rukimin MIRI, July 15 -- Sarawak United People's Party is set to have a new president to lead the oldest political party in the state.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Strong Wind, Choppy Sea Until Tomorrow

KUALA LUMPUR, July 12 -- Strong wind and choppy sea are expected to persist until tomorrow in the waters of Perlis, Kedah, Penang, Sarawak , Sabah and the Federal Territory of Labuan.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Strong Winds, Rough Seas Warning Issued By Malaysian Meteorological Department

KUALA LUMPUR, July 10 -- The Malaysian Meteorological Department has issued a warning of strong winds and rough seas occurring over the waters of Perlis, Kedah, Penang, Sarawak , Sabah and Federal Territory of Labuan, to continue until Sunday.

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Malaysian National News Agency

AirAsia, Malindo Air Offer 54,000 Extra Flight Seats For 'Balik Kampung'

KUALA LUMPUR, July 10 -- AirAsia and Malindo Air are offering 54,000 airline seats to cater for "balik kampung" during this Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Congestion At Miri Airport Affects Domestic, Foreign Flight Schedules

The congestion at Miri airport, the country's fifth busiest airport, has now reached a critical stage which affects domestic and foreign flight schedules.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Strong Winds, Rough Seas Warning Due To Neoguri Hurricane Off Kudat, Sabah

KUALA LUMPUR, July 7 -- The Malaysian Meteorological Department today issued a warning on strong winds and rough seas due to Hurricane Neoguri, detected about 1,995km northeast of Kudat, Sabah at 5pm today.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Moderate Air Quality In Miri Saturday Morning

KUALA LUMPUR, July 5 -- Miri in Sarawak is the new area that recorded a moderate Air Pollutant Index reading of 53 as at 9 am Saturday.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Sarawak Timber Association, Daiken Ink MoU On Scholarship Programme

The Sarawak Timber Association today extended a memorandum of understanding with Japan's medium density fibreboard manufacturer, Daiken Corporation, for the provision of a scholarship fund worth RM400,000.

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