SUNDAY: The people of Pakan were entertained with a massive 1Malaysia concert yesterday which was held for the Julau Parliamentary. The concert started in the early evening and continued through the night with performances from famous local artist such as Stanley AF, Angela Lata, Claudia AF and beautiful Iban singer Melissa Francis.

The concert was held to celebrate the handing over of 433 units of 1Malaysia netbooks, and 126 units of ASTRO decoders with 32″ LCD TV’s to numerous members of the public including longhouses headman, pemanca and government staff in the Julau parliamentary under the ‘TV and Radio broadcast through satellite’ project which was spearheaded by the Ministry of Information Communications and Arts with the coorperation of the Malaysian Communications And Multimedia Commission (MCMC) and ASTRO.

The project is meant to improve TV and radio broadcast in rural areas.

Photo showing cultural dances performed during the opening of the concert.