Entries by Trainee STB/KePKAS

Kiulu to develop its mulberry industry

KOTA KINABALU: Kiulu is going to develop its mulberry industry, said Sabah Tourism Board (STB) chairman Datuk Joniston Bangkuai. The Kiulu assemblyman said he hoped to turn Kiulu into a food hub for the production of local fruits as well as in the production of mulberry. He added that the climate and soil condition in […]

Promoting rural tourism in Sabah

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah is optimistic that rural tourism will gain popularity and benefit locals in the long run. Sabah Tourism Board chairman Datuk Joniston Bangkuai said the recent Rural Tourism roadshow held at a shopping mall was a success. “The two-day inaugural roadshow attracted 10,000 visitors and the number of people visting the four promoted […]

American sailors and marines forge friendship and experience local culture in Sabah

KOTA KINABALU: United States (US) sailors and marines took time out from their grueling training schedule to enjoy their remaining days here by building on forged friendship with their counterparts from the Royal Malaysian Navy as well as experiencing the local culture. Since the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA-6) first docked at the Sepanggar […]

Serene moment at Memorial Day

SANDAKAN: The shared wartime history between Malaysia, Australia and Britain is a reminder of not only the sacrifice and endurance of those who perished but also the loss and longing of family members. “Today marks the 72nd anniversary of the end of World War Two. We remember the prisoners-of-war and what history tells us they […]