Entries by Trainee STB/KePKAS

KK gears up to host national-level Malaysia Day celebration

KOTA KINABALU: With Merdeka celebrations over, the city is now shifting gears and making preparations to host national-level Malaysia Day festivities on Sept 16. Over 10,000 participants are expected to join the celebration at the district Sports Complex at Likas here, with Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak himself scheduled to launch the event. Sarawak […]

Malaysians celebrate Merdeka on Mt Kinabalu

KOTA KINABALU: The people of Sabah have their own unique ways of making their Merdeka Day celebrations special. At about 6am today, a group of volunteers from various backgrounds reached the summit of Mount Kinabalu. They were part of the “Klimb Kinabalu Fight Against Cancer” event, which is organised by the National Cancer Council Malaysia […]

Colour and culture on display at Sabah’s National Day parade

KOTA KINABALU: Energetic, patriotic, beautiful – these words would immediately come to mind upon witnessing the state-level National Day celebrations here Thursday. Thousands of patriotic citizens at the event sang the national and state anthems with passion after the Sabah Head of State Tun Juhar Mahiruddin arrived with his wife, Toh Puan Norlidah R.M Jasni […]

Imbak Canyon Study Centre boost for research, tourism

WHILE the Maliau Basin Conservation Area (MBCA) and the Danum Valley Conservation Area (DVCA) remain as Borneo’s more prominent and celebrated forests, it would be an oversight to exclude the equally majestic Imbak Canyon Conservation Area (ICCA) of Tongod from the list. Situated north of MBCA and the west of DVCA, the Imbak Canyon is […]