SARAWAK TOURISM BOARD MAKES THE SHORTLIST IN THE TRAVEL TRADE GAZETTE AWARDS

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KUCHING, Tuesday - The travel industry’s biggest players were out in force on 10th September, to celebrate the achievements of the past year at the prestigious Travel Trade Gazette Awards.  Sarawak Tourism Board joined other finalists in London’s Leicester Square, to see who would walk away with this year’s most hotly anticipated award – The Destination of the Year. Picture shows TTG’s editor and Brand Director Daniel Pearce presented STB Regi...

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BEMBOL ROCKERS TO ROCK ASIA MUSIC FESTIVAL

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SARAWAK, Wednesday – If you are a huge fan of Elvis, the Rat Pack, Louis Armstrong, Thelonious Monk and Plas Johnson or if you want to try something new, then check out the Bembol Rockers at Asia Music Festival (AMF) held at 4th and 5th October at Miri, Sarawak. This band from Philippines formed since the Summer of 2006, consists of Marc Liwanag on guitar and vocals, Lakshmi Kirtan das Ramirez on upright bass and vocals, Archimedes Archie Lacort...

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INDONESIAN GIRLBAND TO PLAY R&B MALAY POP AT ASIA MUSIC FESTIVAL

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KUCHING, Monday – The upcoming Asia Music Festival (AMF), Sarawak Tourism Board (STB) will showcase an award winning Indonesian band, the FOXY GIRLS. FOXY GIRLS is a vocal group that performs a unique genre, R&B Malay pop and members comprise of 3 beauties. Foxy Girls band started off as a group of 4 models who were trained as singers. However, the composition of the band members have since evolved and is now represented by Jessie, Moza and ...

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SARAWAK HOSTING ANOTHER MUSIC ADVENTURE

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SARAWAK HOSTING ANOTHER MUSIC ADVENTURE Asia Music Festival will feature musicians from India, Korea, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Brunei and Malaysia , who will perform at the 2-day festival. MIRI, Thursday – Asia Music Festival, another celebration of music is set to take centre stage in Miri, Sarawak this coming October with 90% of the line-up for the said event already confirmed. The electrifying eclectic mix of live music will be pro...

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SARAWAK TOURISM BOARD & AIRASIA TO WORK IN PARTNERSHIP TO PROMOTE SARAWAK

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KUCHING, Thursday – A delegation from Air Asia Bhd led by its Chief Executive Officer, Ms Aireen Omar accompanied by her team of officers today paid a courtesy call on the Chief Executive Officer, Sarawak Tourism Board (STB), Dato Rashid Khan. The visit was to engage with STB on the areas of destination marketing and promotion and to work together possibility particularly in the run up to Visit Malaysia Year and Visit Sarawak as well. Dato Ras...

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COME JOIN THE INAUGURAL BORNEO WORLD MUSIC EXPO 2013

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KUCHING, Friday 26th April 2013 – Sarawak Tourism Board, the organiser of the Borneo World Music Expo (BWME) is inviting those in the music industry to participate in this first-of-its-kind exposition event in the region. Musicians, managers, record labels, music venues, music professionals, cultural ministries, entrepreneurs, technology companies can register themselves through BWME website. Trade Fair is the most important element of BWME ...

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