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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 Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA), in partnership with key event organizers, is bringing together all ...

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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 on 27 October 2018. The prestigious award reaffirms the commitment of Hyatt Regency Kinabalu to delighting ...

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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 obese. With food, it is always a matter of balance. Obesity can be linked to ...

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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 tourist city in Malaysia and tourist and visitors usually prefer to have a GrabCar with them ...

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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 lower prices. The problem with shopping at Taobao is the expensive shipping charges and Taobao only ...

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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 are choosing to go solo to take respite from the stresses of modern living. With longer ...

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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 Swimming Club is the perfect place to get sun-kissed, unwind with friends, and share sundown moments ...

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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 collaboration with more than 50 vendors and partners. Expect a full-on 4D treat with a riot ...

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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 environmental ideas and innovation. Started in 2014 in Sandakan, on the east coast of Sabah Borneo, ...

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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 area.   relax with a glass of Strowbow apple ciders and Strongbow cocktails. The Winecellars at ...

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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 & Spa and endorsed by Sabah Tourism Board. The Jesselton Philharmonic Orchestra (JPO) is comprised of ...

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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 merchants and counting going cashless with Boost. Consumers can enjoy the convenience and experience at merchants ...

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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 trained and equipped with skills in the areas of product history and knowledge, technical know-how, ...

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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 Kingdom. According to 4-traders, Jollibee Chief Finance Officer Ysmael Baysa “Our second biggest market is China and then United States, ...

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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 agent or they need to arrange their own forwarder. It seems that getting IKEA revealed last ...

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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 for travels between Aug 16, 2018 and Aug 13, 2019. There will be 3 weekly ...

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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 market and many catching up fast overseas. Irispay opens their first E-Concept store at Subang Jaya ...

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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, meet the winemakers, understand how wine and food have the ability to enhance the flavors ...

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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 There are ample parking spaces at the back and front of Lintas Platinum Hotel. The new outlet now ...

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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 using Halal, high-quality ingredients. The bestsellers from deli2go are made with pure Australian butter such ...

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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 have led to some positive improvements of Bukit Piton, Class 1 Forest Reserve, including Blocks 111-10 ...

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Our Land Eco Farm – Seafood Restaurant and Eco Farm in Tuaran

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Looking for a place near Kota Kinabalu with sunset view and serve seafood? Take a visit to Our Land Eco Farm 大地生態農莊 at Tuaran. Our Land Eco Farm is located near Sabah Gas Terminal (same junction). There are signboard at the junction giving direction to the Our Land Eco Farm. A Container building clearly visible once you drive into the area. The ...

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Hyatt Regency Kinabalu launches first mobile Kitchen in Kota Kinabalu

Hyatt Regency Kinabalu has officially unveiled its long-awaited mobile kitchen at Kimanis Ballroom on 8 February 2018. Locally renowned for its quality and delectable food, diners can now experience Hyatt’s signature dishes anywhere in Kota Kinabalu and many areas within Sabah. Born from ideas to further boost the catering services of the hotel, Chef Tunku Farazil, the Executive Chef, has ...

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Wendy’s Malaysia open their first out in Sabah at Kota Kinabalu International Airport (KKIA)

Wendy’s, part of world largest burger chain open their first outlet at KKIA on 10 January 2018. Famous for their burgers and fried chicken, Wendy’s served breakfast from 6am to 11am and open from 6am to 12am daily. Wendy’s is located at the arrival hall, next to Starbucks at Kota Kinabalu International Airport. Wendy’s will be providing another dining option ...

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AirAsia welcomes Shenzhen to Kuching and Singapore to Bintulu flights

AirAsia, the world’s best low-cost airline, today flew in two international inaugural flights into Sarawak; from Shenzhen to Kuching and Singapore to Bintulu. The inaugural Shenzhen-Kuching flight which landed at Kuching International Airport at 7.50 am this morning was greeted with a water cannon upon parking at the bay. A Sarawak traditional welcoming ceremony for passengers was led by the ...

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