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Sarawak Regatta to Celebrate Malaysia’s Golden Jubilee

Sarawak Regatta to Celebrate Malaysia’s Golden Jubilee In the lead up to Sarawak’s 50 years of independence and union of Malaysia, various national and state-level events will be held in the months of August to September, such as the famed Sarawak Regatta along the historic Sarawak River. KUCHING, September 2013: The union of Malaysia saw the independence of Sarawak and Sabah from the British and come 16th September, will celebrate its 50th ...

Sarawak to Welcome Orchid Enthusiasts in 2019

KUCHING, August 2013: Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB) in partnership with the Commission of the City of Kuching North (DBKU) has secured the 13th Asia Pacific Orchid Conference and Show (APOC) to be held in 2019. The winning bid was a collaborative effort between local hosts: DBKU, Orchidwoods Company, Commercial Orchid Growers Association of Malaysia (COGAM), Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK), the Malaysian Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) and the Sarawak ...
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Hello from Anaheim at the Excellence in Journalism Conference 2013 – by MMJA 2012 Winner

Hello from Anaheim at the Excellence in Journalism Conference 2013 - by MMJA 2012 Winner From Nurul Iman Dimyati, MMJA 2012 Winner for MICE in Malaysia "Currently, I'm writing from the comforts of my hotel room here in Anaheim, California after a tiring but fulfilling day from listening in on so many sessions. First off, let me just say a million thanks to Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB) for giving me this great opportunity ...

Business In Borneo: Mid-Year Performance Review

Sarawak is working hard to maintain bid win growth while branching out its marketing efforts to include North America and China through an integrated international marketing campaign. KUCHING, 19 June 2013: Maintaining its 80% bid success rate in 2012, Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB) have set their sights on securing 45 bid wins for 2013. Recording 22 international conferences to Sarawak as of press time, these events are expected to welcome 7,411 ...

Who Will Be Sarawak’s Next Convention Ambassador?

KUCHING, May 2013: Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB) is once again announcing its search for five (5) outstanding individuals who are keen to represent Sarawak at international conventions of their choice. Now entering its fourth year, the International Convention Scholarship Award applications are open to all Sarawakians and residents of Sarawak over 18 years of age from educational institutions, private companies or Government Departments, students of tertiary institutions with support from their ...
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Sarawak to Host 55th ICCA General Assembly in 2016

FRANKFURT, 21 May 2013: Ooo Ha! A meeting of over 700 delegates from the business events industry will take place in Kuching, Sarawak in 2016. An annual congress organised by the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA), the event sees business events industry professionals convening for 5 days of education sessions, regional chapter meetings and business exchange opportunities. Promising a week of extraordinary excitement, education and cultural experiences, this event is ...
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Business in Borneo: New Marketing Tools for Sarawak

KUCHING, May 2013: The Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB) recently launched its International Marketing Campaign – a ‘Telegram of Borneo’ that will target prospective clients across the globe. Present at the launch, were YB Datuk Amar Abang Haji Abdul Rahman Zohari Tun Datuk Abang Haji Openg – Minister of Tourism, Sarawak, YB Dato Sri Dr Muhd. Leo Michael Toyad Abdullah – Chairman of SCB, and visiting guest Mr Martin Sirk – CEO ...

Your Chance to Win Unique Prizes from the Jungles of Borneo!

FRANKFURT, May 2013: It seems the Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB) have misplaced their Tribal Chief and are calling on you to help them find him!

Telegram of Borneo – Sarawak Has A Message!

FRANKFURT, May 2013: The Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB) recently launched its International Marketing Campaign, ‘Telegram of Borneo’ that will target prospective clients across the globe.