Today in Sarawak History 12 August

  1. 12.08.1872 Kuching so named officially instead of Sarawak
  2. 12.08.1974 The Social Security Organisation(SOCSO) established its office in Kuching
  3. 12.08.1993 Commisioning of the new RM10 million Sungai Bayong water treatment plant near Sarikei
  4. 12.08.1996 Opening of Normah medical Specialist Centre (NMSC) heart centre at Petra Jaya Kuching
  5. 12.08.1998 Launching of the book donation campaign in Kuching
  6. 12.08.2000 Opening of the new school building of SRK St Rits at Jalan Bukit Assek, Sibu / Launching of the Cuti Cuti Malaysia Roadshow 2000 in Kuching
  7. 12.08.2001 Earth breaking ceremony of Ulu Bayot and Nanga Ulai Roads of Rh Wilfred Abit in Ulu Rimbas Betong
  8. 12.08.2004 Appointment of Yang Berhormat Datuk Hj Awang Tengah Ali Hassan as Sesco chairman