Entries by jessica

Kiulu, Tamparuli to be known as extreme sports tourism hub

TAMPARULI: Kiulu and Tamparuli will be known as an extreme sports tourism hub, said Sabah Tourism Board (STB) Chairman Datuk Joniston Bangkuai. The Kiulu Assemblyman said organising the Ruhiang Kiulu Adventure Challenge 2017 (RUKIAC2017) is also part of that effort. “Through RUKIAC2017 event, we can see an effort to make this area a location for […]

3 places have homestay potential

Tambunan: A Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (Matta), Sabah chapter visit to Tambunan, Keningau and Tenom found the homestay concept to be among potential tourism products for the three districts. Its organising chairperson Alicia Gomes of Avasi Borneo Tours & Travel Sdn Bhd said foreign guests would be interested to include them in […]

Sabah-China rapport showing results

Kota Kinabalu: Both Malaysia and China have adopted similar priorities in sustaining peace, harmony and development, allowing both countries to collaborate on a range of fields. Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman (pic) said in return, this has set a good example in the region of friendly cooperation that mutually benefits the people of both […]

Maktab Sabah’s Diamond Jubilee

YB Datuk Seri Panglima Masidi Manjun represented YAB Chief Minister of Sabah during Maktab Sabah’s Diamond Jubilee Celebration (1957-2017) on January 15, 2017 at the school itself. In the event, Minister has stated that the state government has decided to gazette Turnbull Hall as a historical site. This will allow the ministry to maintain and conserve the […]

Reading culture should be enhanced for better living standard

KOTA KINABALU: The reading culture in Sabah should be enhanced to improve the standard of living of the people and enable them to compete in this ever challenging world, said Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Yahya Hussin. He said reading is a noble practice and should be made a culture. “Reading is important for acquisition of […]