The Pillars of Sabah 2.0

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Occupying the former Land and Survey building, in the heart of Kota Kinabalu, Pillars of Sabah was established with the aim to bring together the local community through art, and in the process highlight issues relevant to Sabah. Renowned international artist, Hong Yi co-organise...

Top 5 WorldHotels Destinations for the Perfect Female Solo Trip

Over the years, solo female travel has been steadily on the rise and is showing no signs of stopping. While some might be a little daunted at first to go on a trip alone, solo travel can be extremely rewarding by helping women achieve...

Can’t Help Fallin’ in Love with Malaysia

Press release 13 Feb 2019 - Fall in love with Malaysia all over again as you discover more about its uniqueness with Agoda Love is in the air! Chocolates, flowers and candlelit dinners abound; cheesy love songs and romantic dedications play around the clock. Yes,...

Agoda reveals 2019’s top destinations for travelers during the Spring Festival

Kuala Lumpur, 31 January 2019 – Bangkok, Tokyo and Taipei are the top three most popular destinations for Asia Pacific travelers over the Lunar New Year period in 2019, according to booking data from Agoda, one of the fastest growing digital travel platforms. This...

New Retaurants,Cafes and Eateries in Kota Kinabalu Year 2018

The year 2018 saw the introduction of many International brands entering the Kota Kinabalu market. The biggest name to enter Kota Kinabalu is Dominos Pizza with the opening of their first outlet at T1 Bundusan and the opening of a total of 4 outlets...

Hyatt Regency Kinabalu ushers in 2018 Christmas Celebration with “The Polar Express” themes Christmas Tree lighting ceremony

Marking the beginning of the festive season, Hyatt Regency Kinabalu hosted the annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony held in the Lobby Lounge. Hyatt Regency Kinabalu unveiled its Christmas theme for this year, “A Journey to the North Pole”, as a salute to the popular...

Celebrate Christmas with Everything Pineapple from Koonduan Kiau Nuluh Enterprise:

The village of Kiau Nuluh in the Kota Belud region was one that was badly affected by the June 5th 2015 earthquake. As Kg Kiau Nuluh is a village that mainly produces pineapple, the economy and livelihood of the village were in shambles as prices of...

Around the World with SOULed OUT Kota Kinabalu!

SOULed OUT Kota Kinabalu is taking its customers on a culinary journey around the world with its newly revamped menu that introduces a wide breadth of international flavors to the popular waterside hangout. With a storied history of more than two decades in the Malaysian...

Celebrate in the City with a myriad of year-end activities around Marina Bay, Singapore

Eight marquee events will transform the district into a spectacular celebration venue From now till New Year’s Eve, Marina Bay will be pulsating with activities as Celebrate in the City, an exciting line-up of events and experiences, brings the public together to usher in 2019. The...

Hyatt Regency Kinabalu wins the Dato Lau Foo Sun excellence in dining award 2017/2018

Hyatt Regency Kinabalu, under the Bailliage of Sabah, recently received the Dato Lau Foo Sun Excellence in Dining Award 2017 / 2018 during the Chaine des Rotisseurs Intronisation Gala Dinner, a food and wine pairing event which was held at the Ritz-Carlton Kuala Lumpur...

Ayam Brand™ Healthy KIDS Food Festival Fuels Better Food Choices

Ayam Brand Provides Contribution of Healthy Product Sufficient for Two Months to Four Charity Homes in Sabah Malaysia is named as one of the ASEAN countries that has the highest prevalence of obesity among children and adolescence with 23.7% of our children and adolescent being...

Rent a GrabCar 6-seater along with a driver now available at Kota Kinabalu

Grab, the biggest E-haling company in South East Asia recently introduces Rent a GrabCar 6-seater along with a driver at Kota Kinabalu. The pilot of this service is available in Kota Kinabalu currently. This makes sense as Kota Kinabalu is one of the top...

Now you can shipped your items from Taobao to Sabah from RM4

Buying online is the trend nowadays and Sabahan are one of the most active online shoppers in Malaysia. Local E-Commerce website (Lazada, Zalora, Shopee) provide more alternative to the limited things in the markets. For the adventurous, shopping at Taobao provide better alternatives at...

Whether for business, leisure or ‘b-leisure’, travellers are going solo

With longer working hours, constant digital contact and increasing obligations, it’s no wonder more people are treating themselves to solo trips to (temporarily) get away from it all! According to a survey by Agoda, one of the world’s fastest-growing online travel agents (OTA), travellers...

The Swimming Club Makes a splash in the heart of Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur, get ready for an exciting new pool bar with the arrival of The Swimming Club at The Kuala Lumpur Journal Hotel. The eclectic pool bar at The KL Journal Hotel officially opens this September 2018. Located on the 11th floor rooftop, The...

Tiffin Food Court returns with a new home and extended set of vendors

The reinvention of the quintessential Malaysian food court experience, Tiffin Food Court, is back and set to delight diners with Klang Valley’s latest food offerings. Taking over a disused military warehouse in Petaling Jaya, the gastronomy fair is an eight-week long fiesta, held in...

The Borneo Rhythms of Rimba (ROR) Wildlife Festival 2018 at Nexus Resort & Spa, Karambunai

ROR2018 The Borneo Rhythms of Rimba (ROR) Wildlife Festival is back on 15th - 16th September 2018. The 2 days festival is organized by the Future Alam Borneo (FAB) society from Sandakan, Sabah, a not-for-profit effort, with a vision of being a global platform for...

Zing Restaurant & Bar – New hotspot in Imago Mall

Located at Aramaiti Street Walk, Zing Restaurant & Bar official launched on 18 August 2018. Zing Restaurant & Bar offers a place for shoppers and diners to chill and hang out while enjoying good food. Zing's interior features a bar area, a wine cellar both indoor and al fresco dining...

Jesselton Philharmonic Orchestra’s first dinner concert by the South China Sea in Kota Kinabalu

Jesselton Philharmonic Orchestra, a community orchestra based in Kota Kinabalu organized the first Soiree by the South China Sea at Tanjung Garden, Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa. The concert will be held on Friday, 24 August 2018. The event is supported by Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort...

Experience the digital lifestyle with Boost e-Wallet in Sabah

9 August 2018 marks the beginning of a new digital era for Sabah with the launch of Boost in the region. Sabahans can now enjoy the convenience of going cashless and cardless as Malaysia’s #homegrown e-wallet app expands in this region with over 700...

HEINEKEN Malaysia’s Star Academy Advocates Pouring the Perfect Pint

HEINEKEN Malaysia’s Star Academy has successfully completed providing training to business partners and frontline staff, with the last leg of the training session concluding in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. Through Star Academy’s flagship programme – Heineken® Star Serve – more than 600 participants this year were...

Jollibee plans to expand to Malaysia and the first store will be in Sabah

Philippines' top fast food chain, Jollibee plans to open their first store in Malaysia and the first store could be located at Kota Kinabalu. Jollibee has major expansion plans to open 500 new Jollibee outlets, including in new markets such as Malaysia, Indonesia, and the United...

Ikea opened their online store and they delivers to Sabah

Many East Malaysian longing for the day when Ikea will open their store in Sabah or Sarawak.  Ikea, the Sweden-based furniture retailer currently has 3 stores around Malaysia at Damansara, Cheras and Tebrau. For East Malaysian, getting furniture from Ikea is troublesome, either through the...

AirAsia to fly from Bangkok to Kota Kinabalu from 16 Aug 2018

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AirAsia will fly from Bangkok, Thailand to Kota Kinabalu (KK) Sabah, from Aug 16, 2018, the flight will be operated by AirAsia Thailand. To celebrate the launching of the new Bangkok - Kota Kinabalu route, there will be promotional all-in-fares starting from RM99 one way...

Seven 24 – First self-service convenience store (unmanned) in Malaysia?

Seven 24 opens its first outlet at Api Api Centre (near Public Bank). They claim to be the first self service convenience store (unmanned) in Malaysia. The outlet is air-conditioned and open 24 hours. Self Service convenience store is the latest trend in retail...

Vine & Dine night at Adelphi & Co

Enjoy an evening with 5 iconic French wines with the principal for Malher Besse Wines @Adelphi&Co. on 1st June 2018.  Discover 5 French wine pairing with a specially curated menu by Adelphi & Co. Vine & Dine will be a night of good food and good wine,...

Kaamatan Harvest Festival Specials at Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

Looking for a place to celebrate Kaamatan? Join Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort for fun, food and culture for Thanks giving celebration by local KadazanDusun tribes. Special room rates available and activities such as cooking demonstration, Special cocktails performances by Bamboo Orchestra. Contact 088 792777 for more...

City Veggie reopens at Lintas Platinum

City Veggie, our favorite vegetarian restaurant in Kota Kinabalu reopened at Lintas Platinum with bigger space and more selection of vegetarian foods, bread, and coffee. City Veggie is located in the same building of Lintas Platinum Hotel facing Jalan Lintas at Lintas Jaya Uptownship //embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.jsThere are ample...

Shell deli2go offering expands to Sabah and Sarawak

Shell Malaysia today announced the availability of its deli2go offerings in Sabah and Sarawak, starting with one outlet in Kota Kinabalu located at a station along the Donggongan Bypass and another one at Matang in Kuching, Sarawak. deli2go offers delectable pastries and other gourmet delights...

Reforestation and Conservation Efforts Between AEON Malaysia, WWF-Malaysia and Sabah Forestry Department Reach Maturity

Conservation efforts by AEON CO. (M) BHD. together with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF-Malaysia) and the Sabah Forestry Department (SFD) came to a conclusion at the official handover of the initiative today. The handover was recommended after verification that the restoration efforts...

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