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World Tourism Conference 2022 ~ Where The World Tourism Experts Unite Happening This Month!

3 Nov 2022
Tourism Futures Reimagined’ will be the theme for the 6th World Tourism Conference (WTC) 2022 happening in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah this month. Key speakers and tourism industry professionals from around the ...

Sabah hosts marine conservation learning exchange

17 Oct 2022
This week, Sabah is hosting an inter-regional learning exchange among marine conservationists from Southeast Asia and the Atlantic Basin, championing the need for stronger international ocean governance and collaboration. Supported ...

BAF 2022 Architecture Convention this October!

11 Oct 2022
In Conjunction with World Architecture Day, once again PAM Sabah Chapter is organizing BAF 2022: BORNEO MOVING FORWARD this coming October. The 2-Day convention, with selection of prominent international speakers from ...

Sabah to Host World Tourism Conference 2022

5 Oct 2022
The 6th World Tourism Conference (WTC) jointly organized by the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture Malaysia (MOTAC) and the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) will take place in ...

MBEW 2022 brings back the magic in meetings

2 Sep 2022
In-person meetings are making a comeback, but that doesn’t mean that delegates are seeking the same cookie-cutter business meeting and event formats like before. A new generation of millennials ...

Meet in Malaysia to reshape business events for the better

31 Aug 2022
The Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) projects that in-person events will accelerate post-pandemic with a bigger purpose of uniting stakeholders to drive actions and make a larger social impact. ...

Let’s meet and talk business in Malaysia

31 Aug 2022
Reviving business events and reshaping them more impactful and sustainable will be a key focus at the Meet in Malaysia @ Malaysia Business Events Week (MIM @ MBEW), which is organised by ...

Sabah aims to be key business events destination

15 Aug 2022
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah is ready to be a key business events (BE) destination in Malaysia. This was after Sabah Tourism Board (STB) entered a collaboration with Malaysian Association of Convention ...

Sabah to host World Tourism Conference in November

2 Aug 2022
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah will play host to the World Tourism Conference (WTC 2022) this November. WTC is an exclusive triennial event organised by Malaysia with the cooperation of United Nations agency ...

Sabah will host World Tourism Conference 2022 in November

2 Aug 2022
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah will host the World Tourism Conference (WTC 2022) in Kota Kinabalu from Nov 28 to 30. Themed “Tourism Futures Reimagined”, the WTC 2020 is targeting 700 international and local delegations, including tourism ...

Sabah aims to expand its presence in business events market, says Joniston

20 Jul 2022
KOTA KINABALU: The interest from business event organisers in staging big expositions in Sabah is growing, said state Assistant Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister Datuk Joniston Bangkuai. “Now, one of ...

Sabah Trains Events Specialists

18 Jul 2022
KOTA KINABALU, 6 July 2022: The Congress Certification Programme 2.0 Advance Masterclass was once again held from 28 June to 1 July at Hilton Kinabalu. A total of 22 participants were certified as events specialists, bringing ...

Park enthusiasts meet in Sabah

7 Apr 2022
KOTA KINABALU, 7 April 2022: The 2nd Asia Parks Congress will convene in a hybrid format at the Sabah Convention Centre in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, from 24 to 29 May 2022. Representatives from protected area ...

Sabah Tourism Board reaches out to business event organisers

1 Apr 2022
KOTA KINABALU (April 1): The Sabah Tourism Board has called on business event organisers to reach out for assistance in planning and holding major national and international conferences in the state. ...

Association Professional Deep Dive Brainstorming Session

1 Apr 2022
Business Events Division of Sabah Tourism Board (STB) in collaboration with Mdm. Gracie Veronica Geikie, Director / Principle Consultant of Place Borneo Sdn Bhd, Professional Conference Organizer (PCO) has organized Association ...

RTK antigen test to cost no more than RM60 for KKIA’s international arrivals

1 Apr 2022
KOTA KINABALU: The State Government has decided that the Rapid Test Kit (RTK) antigen test cost should not be more than RM60 for international flight arrivals at the Kota Kinabalu ...

54 local tourism industry players received TSAM’s recognition

1 Apr 2022
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah is ready to welcome international tourists when the country reopens its borders on April 1, with 54 local industry players successfully recognised by Travel Safe Alliance Malaysia (TSAM) for ...

STB pays tribute to Sabah Tourist Guides

25 Feb 2022
KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah tourism industry has come a long way in providing visitors with a safe, entertaining, and high-quality travel experience through tourist guiding. Even when confronted with adversity, ...