Entries by jessica

Sabah five to carry State challenge

Kota Kinabalu: Cycling fans in the State will now have more reasons to be excited while awaiting the start of Tour of Borneo 2012, from April 27 to May 1, when five young and talented riders will be flying the Sabah flag in the inaugural tour. To further support the young team who are being coached […]

Cultural extravaganza in Sabah Fest

KOTA KINABALU: The much anticipated annual Sabah Fest is back this year promising to impress the audience with the sound of music and dance performances exemplifying the cultures of the West Coast areas of the State. Minister of Tourism, Culture and Environment Datuk Masidi Manjun in disclosing this yesterday said that this largest cultural event […]

Tour to put Sabah on cycling

Kota Kinabalu: A total of 120 cyclists comprising 20 teams including a Sabah team have confirmed to compete in Sabah’s first international cycling road race, the Tour of Borneo 2012 to commence from April 27 to May 1. Tour of Borneo (ToB) organising chairman, Dato’ Fredie Sua said the inaugural race in Sabah will feature cyclists […]

More Sabah products for China expo

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah products are slowly making its way into the China market with more potential products expected to be exhibited in the 9th China-Asean Expo (CAEXPO 2012). Last year, 10 companies from the state participated in the CAEXPO 2011, where local products had received overwhelming response from buyers. This year, Malaysia External Trade Development […]

CP suggests defensive driving lessons for coach drivers

KOTA KINABALU:  Tour operators were yesterday urged to send their coach drivers to undergo lessons in defensive driving to become better drivers in the effort to avoid untoward incidents involving tourists. Commissioner of Police, Dato’ Haji Hamza Taib, said during a press conference after a meeting involving the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Environment, the […]