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New Zealand to strengthen ties with Sabah

KOTA KINABALU: New Zealand is looking to strengthen ties with Sabah by implementing a cultural exchange program that will involve two Sabahans staying with a Maori family for six months to immerse in their culture. Minister of Tourism, Culture and Environment, Datuk Masidi Manjun agreed with the Minister of Maori Development Te Ururoa Flavell on […]

1,048 trees planted in Tawau

TAWAU: The district planted 1,048 trees in conjunction with the 1 Heart 1 Tree Campaign to plant a million trees all over Sabah during the Tawau Municipal Council (TMC) level at the Muhibbah Public Park yesterday. TMC president Alijus Sipil said the program headed by the Sabah Court will be carried out in stages in […]

Harvest Festival Draws Tourists To Sabah

KINABATANGAN, May 18 (Bernama) — The Harvest Festival in Sabah is able to promote tourism and economic growth in the state as it is an attraction to foreign and local tourists, said Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman. According to Musa visitors were interested to see the unique culture and celebration of the Kadazandusun and […]

English role for Gaya Campus?

Kota Kinabalu: Institute of Teachers Education (ITE) Gaya Campus should be turned into an English-medium teachers university in Sabah, said State Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister Datuk Seri Masidi Manjun. “This is the first time I am making this suggestion as there are rumours or rather proposals to turn this campus into a technical vocational […]