Entries by Trainee STB/KePKAS

Sabah to Protect Another Four Shark and Two Ray Species

KOTA KINABALU: Four shark and two ray species are to be protected as endangered under federal fisheries regulations. The state government, through its Fisheries Department, has proposed that the great hammerhead shark, smooth hammerhead shark, winghead shark, oceanic whitetip shark, oceanic manta ray and reef manta ray be covered. According to the Sabah Shark Protection […]

KK Jazz Festival Committee Meets Mayor

KOTA KINABALU: The Kota Kinabalu Jazz Festival (KKJF) 2017 organising committee led by its organising chairman Rotarian Jack Ong, paid a courtesy call on Mayor Datuk Yeo Boon Hai, recently . Jack briefed Yeo on the programme for the upcoming 11th KK Jazz Festival at the  Sutera Harbour Marina & Country Club Covered Tennis Courts […]

High Benchmark Set for Film Festival

Kota Kinabalu: The Kota Kinabalu International Film Festival (KKIFF) Buzz10 Filmmakers’ Competition has set a high benchmark with its outstanding entries this year. Hassan Muthalib who has been judging the competition since six years ago said he witnessed a progress in the quality of entries for the competition’s eighth edition. “When I first started judging […]

Kota Kinabalu Wetlands is Now A Ramsar Site

Kota Kinabalu: Wetlands (KK Wetlands) in Sabah is now a Ramsar site. The 24ha mangrove forest located right in the middle of the city is Malaysia’s seventh Ramsar site. It is one of only two wetlands in the world located within a 10km radius of a city, the other being in Tokyo, Japan. Wetlands are […]