News & Updates

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, ...

9th SOGCE 2022

8 Feb 2022
9th Sabah Oil & Gas Conference & Exhibition (SOGCE) will focus on propelling and sustaining the oil and gas industry in Sabah that has still great potential. This conference invites ...

Easier entry for visitors to Malaysia

25 Jan 2022
Malaysia has relaxed her entry procedures for boosted travellers and will soon do away with temperature checks when entering premises as the country prepares to move into the endemic stage ...

Sabah to host 2nd Asia Parks Congress in May

20 Jan 2022
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah will play host to the 2nd Asia Parks Congress in May, with the event’s outcome expected to set the agenda for the region’s protected and ...

BCD Travel outlines eight business travel trends for 2022; Malaysia to stage coloproctology conference in 2025 – TTGmice e-news, Jan 18, 202

20 Jan 2022
Travel management company BCD Travel has identified eight trends that will resonate with travel managers and travellers in 2022, which sees the sector refocusing its priorities due to the pandemic. “With ...

Industrial tree plantation a game-changer to revive Sabah’s timber industry

20 Jan 2022
KOTA KINABALU, Jan 17 — Industrial Tree Plantation (ITP) is a game-changer to revive Sabah’s timber industry to its former peak production of 12 million cubic metres in the 1980s, said Chief ...

Sabah potential regional hub for manufacturing, maritime and transportation

20 Jan 2022
KOTA KINABALU (Jan 17): Chief Minister Datuk Seri Panglima Hajiji Noor envisions Sabah as a potential regional hub for manufacturing, maritime and transportation for emerging and developed countries. He said Sabah ...

Sabah govt provides development programmes for well-being of women

20 Jan 2022
KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah government continues to prioritise women’s development programmes to help those affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, including women entrepreneurs in the state. The chief minister’s ...

Private sector in Sabah to plant 80 million trees

20 Jan 2022
KOTA KINABALU (Jan 17): The private sector from the timber industry in Sabah will plant 80 million trees in 10 to 12 years with an investment of RM4 billion under the Industrial Tree Plantation (...

Sabah revenue surpassed RM5 billion last year

20 Jan 2022
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah created new history by achieving the highest ever state revenue surpassing RM5 billion last year, despite the challenges from the Covid-19 pandemic. The state’s economic growth ...

More than 400 to attend SIBES 2022 Business Meet

20 Jan 2022
KOTA KINABALU: More than 400 participants comprising foreign ambassadors and local and foreign investors are expected to attend the Sabah International Business and Economic Summit (SIBES) 2022.   Read more: https://www....

Malaysia Is Set to Host Coloproctology and Stoma Care Conference in 2025

17 Jan 2022
PUTRAYAJA – 13 JANUARY 2022: Exploring the advancements and breakthroughs in the field of coloproctology and stoma care, Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) is gratified to assist the Malaysian Society of Colorectal ...

#IBTMWorld Barcelona

1 Dec 2021
MyCEB is a non-profit organization established to develop and position Malaysia as the world’s leading business events destination..   Read more here: https://twitter.com/myceb?lang=en https://...

Advanced Congress Certification Program For Business Events Industry Players

1 Dec 2021
KOTA KINABALU, 24 NOV –To support Sabah’s business events (BE) industry growth and eco-system, Sabah Tourism Board is subsidising an advanced class for the previous participants of the Congress Certification ...

Hybrid City Alliance Joins Forces with BestCities Alliance to Deliver a Campfire Session at IMEX America

10 Nov 2021
For immediate release – November 4, 2021 Hybrid City Alliance, a global network of partners that foster collaboration to provide meeting professionals with access to knowledge, innovation, and tools to produce hybrid and ...

Hybrid City Alliance – Best Marketing Award 2021

29 Oct 2021
So thrilled to be awarded the Best Marketing Award by ICCA! Huge thanks to all participating in this entry and for making our alliance live and outstanding! Lot of work ...

Sabah taps Hybrid City Alliance

5 Oct 2021
KOTA KINABALU, 23 August 2021; Sabah is proud to be part of the Hybrid City Alliance that will help leverage multi-destination events in partnership with Kuala Lumpur, Penang and Kuching. “We are ...

Sabah Hosts MyCEB Roadshow

5 Oct 2021
KOTA KINABALU, 26 April 2021: Malaysia’s business events promoter, MyCEB, hosted a roadshow in Sabah at the weekend where it presented the Malaysia Business Events Strategic Marketing Plan 2021–2030 to local tourism ...

Enchanting Sabah: Be Captivated by One of the World’s Most Biodiverse Destinations

4 Oct 2021
Situated on the northern part of Borneo, Sabah is a destination filled with exoticness, diversity, unique cultures, beaches, and food for the adventurous taste buds. It is the complete destination ...

Financial Cryptography & Data Security Conference

10 Feb 2020
STB assist to bid – International Conference Financial Cryptography and Data Security is a major international forum for research, advanced development, education, exploration, and debate regarding information assurance, with a specific ...

5th Satoyama Initiative Regional Workshop

11 May 2017
The Satoyama Initiative Regional Workship aims to bring together diverse stakeholders in the respective region to strengthen the knowledge base related to “socio-ecological production landscapes and seascapes” (SEPLS), share the ...

GM Kick-Off Assembly Sabah 2017

4 Apr 2017
GM Holding LTD held its Incentive Program from 25th February 2017 – 1st March 2017 in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. 510 participants from China experienced the city tour and island hopping to our nearby Tunku ...

19th Professional Association Diving Instructors (PADI) Course Director Training Course (CDTC)

4 Apr 2017
The Course Director Training Course (CDTC) made its way back to Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia for the 19th year running. Supported by Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Environment Sabah and ...

2017 Chiesi Annual Meeting – Chiesi Pharmaceutical (Shanghai) Co., LTD.

4 Apr 2017
Chiesi Shanghai flew 200 of their employees for a 6days/5nights stay in Kota Kinabalu. Besides meeting and team building they toured around Kota Kinabalu and had a night out of ...

The 2017 Allergan KR – SIMP Kick Off Meeting

16 Feb 2017
Kota Kinabalu welcomed delegates from the ‘2017 Allergan KR – SIMP Kick Off Meeting’ from 15th – 20th January 2017 organized by Ecopia Group. 300 participants came from Korea, Singapore, Indonesia, Philippines and also Malaysia. ...

Isagenix Borneo Program 2017

16 Feb 2017
The Isagenix incentive program “IsaDerby Winners – Let’s Go Borneo” was held from 3-8 February 2017 in Sabah, with the support from the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Environment Sabah. 80 guests ...