SOUND OF AINU FOR THE FIRST TIME

Rate this post June 17, 2019 KUCHING: This year edition of RWMF is proud to host Oki Kano representing the Ainu (Japan) for the first time ever. Growing up in Japan, Oki graduated from the Tokyo University of Fine Arts and Music. He moved to New York in 1987 where he worked as a special […]

Polynesian Rhythm at RWMF

Rate this post June 10, 2019 RWMF 2019 is proud to present two very similar cultures but very different acts from the most South-eastern point of Oceania, the Chilean island of Rapa Nui and the South-western Pacific nation of Aotearoa (the Maori name for New Zealand). There is always a ripple of excitement going through […]

State to Pursue Connectivity Despite Setbacks

Rate this post State to Pursue Connectivity Despite Setbacks March 13, 2019 The State will continue to pursue connectivity to international airport hubs despite recent setbacks, assured the Assistant Minister for Tourism, Datuk Lee Kim Shin yesterday. It is not easy to convince airlines especially foreign carriers to Sarawak as there are equally attractive destinations […]

STB Celebrates CNY by Promoting Iconic Sarawak Animals

Rate this post STB Celebrates CNY by Promoting Iconic Sarawak Animals January 15, 2019 Kuching, Tuesday – Sarawak Tourism Board (STB) celebrates this Chinese New Year by promoting Sarawak’s iconic animal, the Bornean Bearded Pig. Around 24% of Sarawak’s population are of Chinese descent, making the lunar New Year a big celebration throughout the state […]

Royal Brunei Airlines to fly Brunei-Kuching route beginning Dec 28

Rate this post Royal Brunei Airlines to fly Brunei-Kuching route beginning Dec 28 November 16, 2018 MIRI: Sarawak will have an opportunity to increase its tourists influx, in line with the Visit Sarawak Campaign next year with Royal Brunei Airlines (RB) new Brunei – Kuching route commencing on Dec 28. Minister for Tourism, Arts, Culture, […]