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The latest Kuching tourism and travel news as selected and featured by KuchingBorneo. We feature press releases, up-coming happenings and the promotions which is related to Kuching, Sarawak, in Borneo.

Reject Shop set to open in Kuching by year end

Reject Shop will make its debut in Kuching concurrently with Metrojaya’s opening at CityOne Mall by the end of 2012. Reject Shop is a home grown Malaysian chain store within...

Santubong National Park closed until further notice

The Santubong National Park is now temporarily closed in view of severe damage caused by recent inclement weather. Sarawak Forestry Corporation in a statement said the Chief Park Warden had...

Hundreds gather for Hungry Ghost Festival

KUCHING CITY: Hundreds of devotees, members of the public, photographers and foreign tourists gathered at Carpenter Street’s Siang Ti Temple as early as 7pm on Friday to participate in...

Book on Batang Ai launched at World Travel Mart 2015

At the World Travel Mart 2015 (WTM), Sarawak will unveil a book featuring a fascinating part of Malaysian Borneo that has often been overlooked. ‘Batang Ai – Rainforest, Wildlife...

Kuching Beats Canberra, Ranks 42nd In ICCA

Kuching made history as it was listed 42nd for the first time in the International Convention & Congress Association (ICCA) Asia Pacific & Middle East city ranking, sharing 42nd...

STB to continue promoting Sarawak’s “Adventure in Conservation”

KUCHING: Sarawak Tourism Board will continue to feature “Adventure in Conservation” as the key selling point for its tourism promotion at the eighth edition of ITB Asia 2015 which...

GrabCar arrives in Kuching City, discounts offered now

Ride sharing is getting popular these days and Grab, already present in Kuching as MyTeksi previously before their re-branding, is bringing in GrabCar to the Cat City. The entry of...

Jalan Kapit-Kanowit siap 2019

Jalan menghubungkan Kapit dan Kanowit, sekaligus menghubungkan Sibu dengan dua bandar tersebut bakal siap pada tahun 2019. Menurut laporan akhbar Borneo Post, hanya dua bahagian laluan tersebut belum disiapkan, dengan...

Borneo Fashion Week 2017 in Kuching

Fashion lovers are waiting - with bated breath - to spot the doyennes of the local and international fashion world as they descend upon Kuching for the most anticipated...

Kampung Santubong receives RM500,000 for retaining wall

Kampung Santubong has been allocated RM500,000 to speed up the retaining wall and rock revetment project at the village which is said to only be 26% completed. The allocation includes...
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