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.

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STB collaborate with local institutions to enhance tourist maps

Sarawak Tourism Board (STB) is working with Kuching Polytechnic Sarawak (PKS) to enhance the tourist maps for Kuching, Sibu, Bintulu and Miri. The collaboration was made possible through...
GRAB promotion for the RWMF 2018

GRAB promotion for the RWMF 2018

KUCHING - There would be a special GRAB promotion for the RWMF 2018 next week during the Rainforest World Music Festival. The festival will be held from 13 - 15...
Hilton Kuching Turkey. Photo: Hilton Kuching

Hilton Kuching goes traditional for Christmas this year

Hilton Kuching will be going traditional for this years' Christmas celebration. According to a press release I received, the theme of their celebrations this year is “A Traditional...
parking at the Rainforest World Music Festival

Transportation and parking at the Rainforest World Music Festival

KUCHING – Parking at the Rainforest World Music Festival is a known issue during every edition. Anticipating a huge turn out at the festival and possibly slow in traffic movement...
Kuching LRT

Kuching – Samarahan – Serian to be linked by LRT line?

A study will soon be done by the Sarawak government to see if a Light Rail Transit (LRT) system connecting Kuching, Samarahan and Serian Divisions can be made possible. Chief...

New traffic light monitoring system for Sibu

A pilot project incorporating a new traffic monitoring system will be implemented at the busy Ling Kai Cheng Road here in early October to ease traffic congestion there. Sibu Municipal...

B7 Bio-Diesel to be introduced in East Malaysia

A total of 366 petrol kiosks in East Malaysia (Sabah, Sarawak and Labuan) will start selling B7 biodiesel by end of this month. B7 Biodesel is a blend of 7%...

SenQ opens new outlet in Kuching at Boulevard Mall

Electronic giant SenQ Digital Station has opened their latest outlet at Boulevard Shopping Mall Kuching. Previously, SenQ opened one outlet at at Kota Sentosa hence making the electronic chain...

Bako National Dries Up. Sleepovers Not Allowed

The Sarawak Forestry Corperation (SFC) has announced that the famous Bako National Park will be closed to overnight guest until further notice. The reason of the closure was due...

Better street lamps for Kuching

In an effort to turn Kuching into a green city, the authorities will use light-emitting diode (LED) bulbs for street lamps. The move, under the "Kuching clear, beautiful,...
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