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KUCHING: The just-concluded Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) from July 12-14 has racked in 23,650 visitors.
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KUCHING: The Spartan Race, the world’s largest obstacle race, will be held in Sarawak for the first time on Oct 19 and 20.
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SUPPORT for women entrepreneurs is improving worldwide, but there is still a lot more to be done.
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KUCHING: Sarawak through its Ministry of Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sports will continue to cooperate with the Youth and Sports Ministry at the federal level to develop the youth in the state d...
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KUCHING, July 15 — Sarawak through its Ministry of Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sports will continue to cooperate with the Youth and Sports Ministry at the federal level to develop the youth in...
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Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah KUCHING: Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah today played down speculation that he could be appointed as the new Second Finance Minister after Dato Sri Wong Soon Koh annou...
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KUCHING: The federal government respects the stand of the Sarawak government in making an in-depth study of the decision to lower the youth age cap from 40 years to 30, Youth and Sports Minister Syed ...
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KUCHING: The federal government respects the stand of the Sarawak government in making an in-depth study of the decision to lower the youth age cap from 40 years to 30, Youth and Sports Minister Syed ...
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The views of the Sarawak State Assembly building taken from the air – Bernama file photo KUCHING: The financial management of a majority of Sarawak’s 32 ministries, departments and agencies last ...
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The views of the Sarawak State Assembly building taken from the air – Bernama file photo KUCHING: The financial management of a majority of Sarawak’s 32 ministries, departments and agencies last ...
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Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman — Bernama file photo KUCHING: The federal government respects the stand of the Sarawak government in making an in-depth study of the decision to lower the youth age ca...
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KUCHING, July 15 — The federal government respects the stand of the Sarawak government in making an in-depth study of the decision to lower the youth age cap from 40 years to 30, Youth and Sports Mi...
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Macka B’s unique vocals and dancey music thrilled the audience.
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Abdul Karim (centre) presents a memento to one of the sponsors of RWMF.
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KUCHING: The federal government has been urged to set up a fast response team to deal with emergencies in the caves and highland areas following the death of a tourist at Mulu National Park.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 12): The Labuan Corporation is currently opting to focus on the tourism sector as the main economic driver of the duty-free island to replace its dependency on the fluctuating oil a...
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Abdul Karim, flanked by Zuraini (fourth right) and Lee, cuts the cloth to mark the opening of RWMF 2019’s ‘Sarawak Food Kitchen’. Seen at third right is Hii.
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Some of the festival-goers dance to the traditional beats being played at the Jungle Stage of RWMF 2019.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 12): The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (Matta) has urged the Government to engage with tourism industry stakeholders before implementing the departure levy.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The arts field needs to be seen as a platform which is able to compete towards national economic development through the production of various works of local young artists, said Deputy M...
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Wahab (second left, squatting) and others at the tree-planting ceremony.
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ISTANBUL: The Sabah Tourism Board (STB) has signed a Memorandum of Understandıng (MoU) with Turkey's biggest tourism player, Dorak Holding, at the company's headquarters here Thursday (July 11).
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 11 — Carrying colourful placards in three languages as well as pots of fishbones, some 200 fishermen from Perak and Penang together with environmental activists demonstrated outsi...
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Abdul Hadi (right) shares some points with Minister of Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sports Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah and others during the minister’s recent walkabout at SCV.
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SIBU: The Sarawak government and its agencies do not differentiate between rural and urban areas when it comes to promoting sports, said Minister of Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sports Datuk Abdu...
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KUCHING: Abusing synthetic drugs which are produced by mixing chemical substances such as syabu and amphetamine is on the rise among Sarawakian youths.
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PUTRAJAYA (July 9): Roselindawati Abdul Rahman has been appointed the new Information Department's director-general effective yesterday.
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PUTRAJAYA: Roselindawati Abdul Rahman has been appointed the new Information director-general effective yesterday.
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A worker installs the Idecs 2019 banner outside the main conference hall.
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JOHOR BARU: The Health Ministry will issue a statement regarding the news about the death of a woman who reportedly died from breathing complications allegedly caused by pollution in Pasir Gudang.
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Christina KOTA KINABALU: Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Christina Liew called for stricter penalty on those found involved in fish bombing activities.
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Abd Karim (second right) releases a baby sea turtle into the sea while others look on.
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IPOH: Tourists should not be spooked by the illegal fish bombing incident in Semporna, says Deputy Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Muhammad Bakhtiar Wan Chik.
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The Queen (left), Fatimah (middle) and other dignitaries seen observing a specially weaved songket at the event.
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KOTA KINABALU: Both Federal and Sabah state level tourism ministers have condemned illegal fish bombing activities here after the death of three divers in waters off Semporna in Sabah's east coast on Friday (July 5).
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SEMPORNA (July 5): Two foreign tourists and a local scuba diver were believed to be killed by fish bombs while diving in waters off Pulau Kalapuan near here today.
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SEMPORNA: Two foreign tourists and a local scuba diver were believed to be killed by fish bombs while diving in waters off Pulau Kalapuan near here today.
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KUCHING: Sarawak’s tourism minister has opposed any move to replace the tourism tax with the departure levy, saying this would affect the country’s tourism ministry, resulting in losses for all st...
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Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah KUCHING: Minister for Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sports Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah said only the State Legislative Assembly (DUN) can decide if Sarawak wil...
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Abdul Karim (fourth left) and Snowdan (third left) hold up the LED Light Balls at the launch while others give the thumbs up.
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Spirit of the Hornbills. KUCHING: For the first time ever, Spirit of the Hornbills will bring their vibrant, unique cultural dance to Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) this year.
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Abdul Karim (third left) signs a plaque to launch the formation of BECos, as Lau (second left), Dr Toyad (fourth left), Amelia (fifth left) and others look on.
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SIBU: Event organisers in Sarawak need not worry about funding when it comes to holding international conferences or seminars in Sibu.
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KOTA KINABALU: Beach resort owners have been asked to carry out a review of their precautionary measures to warn their guests of the dangers of rip currents along the Dalit Beach here, says Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Christina Liew.She made the call following the drowning of an 18-year-old South Korean tourist on Friday.
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 1): The cultural tourism sector has generated an average revenue of RM551 million for the past three years, says Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi.
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 1 — The cultural tourism sector has generated an average revenue of RM551 million for the past three years, says Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi.
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KOTA KINABALU: The state government will propose that Pesta Igal Igal be included in Sabah’s calendar of events.
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KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah Forestry Department's special "Protect Team" – aimed at wiping out poachers and traffickers threatening the state's iconic wildlife species – has been given a boost with an RM4mil donation from the Sime Darby Foundation.
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Members of Kuala Lumpur Children’s Choir perform on stage, led by conductor Charmaine Gan.
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Assistant Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister Assaffal P. Alian standing in the middle (seventh right) with Ken Pan (eighth right), chairman of Sabah Tourism; Datuk KL Tan (sixth left), presiden...
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KUCHING: Sarawak is still on track of hitting its target of five million tourist arrivals by end of this year.
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Lee (fourth right) is joined by the Residents and representative of Residents as they unveil the brochures.
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JOHOR BAHRU (June 27): Johor police have mobilised 269 personnel to mount 24-hour roadblocks in Pasir Gudang near here in a special operation to prevent any attempt by irresponsible parties to transpo...
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SIBU: Sibu Municipal Council (SMC) will strictly enforce the Advertisement By-laws and the Cleanliness By-laws to ensure tidiness and cleanliness of the municipality, says council chairman Datuk Tiong...
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JOHOR BARU: Johor police have mobilised 269 personnel to mount 24-hour roadblocks in Pasir Gudang near here in a special operation to prevent any attempt by irresponsible parties to transport out toxi...
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JOHOR BARU, June 26 — Johor police have mobilised 269 personnel to mount 24-hour roadblocks in Pasir Gudang near here in a special operation to prevent any attempt by irresponsible parties to tran...
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The Introductory Workshop jointly organised by the Sabah Wildlife Department and WWF-Malaysia. KOTA KINABALU: The Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Environment kickstarted its efforts to create a Saba...
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In advance of this September's anticipated release of a new NBA 2K basketball sim, its immediate predecessor, NBA 2K19, has been deeply discounted, but players have been looking for ways to turn off the unskippable ads they did not expect to have to watch.
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KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah Pango­lin Sanctuary and Research Institute (Sapsari), to be based in Tawau, received RM1mil from retired Malaysia-born, US-­based engineer Peter Chan who first mooted the idea for the institute.
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SAN FRANCISCO, June 24 — In advance of this September’s anticipated release of a new NBA 2K basketball sim, its immediate predecessor, NBA 2K19, has been deeply discounted, but players have been ...
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KOTA KINABALU: Animal loving engineer Peter Chan has come to Sabah to initiate the setting up of a pangolin research centre and sanctuary, but he would need the public’s assistance to keep the programme afloat.
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KOTA KINABALU: More than one million tourists visited Sabah from January to May this year, with 662,560 of them being local tourists and 371,311 million foreigners who arrived on flights via the Kota ...
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LAHAD DATU: Every race or ethnic group in the country should help the government to realise the development of the tourism sector, said the Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture Datuk Mohamaddin Ketap...
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah has been identified as a potential site for pangolin research and conservation efforts and a research site will be set up in Tawau district soon.
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KUCHING: A Sarawak minister has described Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng as naive for warning that the state may become bankrupt in three years’ time.
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KUCHING: Singapore’s Foreign Minister Dr Vivian Balakrishnan treated Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg and his entourage to breakfast in Singapore yesterday.
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KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah Wildlife Department (SWD) has received three four-wheel-drive vehicles from a UK-based non-governmental organisation to help with its Wildlife Rescue Unit (WRU) operations.
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KOTA KINABALU, June 21 — Hotels in Sabah are still suffering occupancy loss between 3 to 7 per cent due to the increase of popularity with home sharing operators like Airbnb.
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Lim (centre) and Mohamaddin (right) at the launch.
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Electronic Arts (EA) has, to say the least, had a history with loot boxes.
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Earlier this year, the Duke of Sussex Prince Harry created a furore among 'Fortnite' lovers when he slammed the makers of the popular videogame.
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Abang Johari speaking during the press conference, accompanied by Deputy Chief Ministers Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas and Tan Sri Datuk Amar Dr James Jemut Masing, and Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth ...
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Anwar (centre) accompanied by Liew and others cutting a cake at the PKR Sabah Aidilfiri Open House celebration.
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Liew showing a piece of traditional jewelry she purchased from one of the vendors at Laman Seni.
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Abdul Karim (right) welcoming Baru Bian to his open house.
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Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri KUCHING: Batang Sadong MP Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri has clarified that PKR Santubong branch youth chief Haziq Abdullah Abdul Aziz, who claimed to be one of the two individuals i...
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Abdul Karim (right) welcomes Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg to his Hari Raya Open House at Penview Convention Centre today.
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Christina greeting one of the tourists at Mamutik Island yesterday KOTA KINABALU: The State Government has received several proposals from private investors who are interested in developing the islan...
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KOTA KINABALU - The carrying capacity to the five islands under Tunku Abdul Rahman Park (TARP) here will be capped due to overcrowding, as proposals to "facelift" the islands are also being considered...
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KOTA KINABALU: The carrying capacity to the five islands under Tunku Abdul Rahman Park (TARP) here will be capped due to overcrowding, as proposals to "facelift" the islands are also being considered.
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BATU PAHAT: Always chase your dream, even if you have to quit your full-time job as a lawyer to cycle around the world.
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KOTA KINABALU: This year, the annual Sabah Fest will do away with its usual three-night theatre show and instead bring free performances to malls and public spaces.
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KOTA KINABALU: A severely injured bull elephant that was believed to have been hit by a vehicle in an accident a few months ago was euthanised on Tuesday (June 11) after rescuers failed to nurse it back to health.
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KOTA KINABALU: Some 200,000 northern China tourists are expected to visit Sabah in a year once chartered flights take off in three months’ time, according to one of the stakeholders.The long-term deal was the result of international travel collaboration between Cekal Aman Sdn Bhd (Malaysia) and its China charter flights partner, BJ ST International Travel Co Ltd (China), said Sabah Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister Datuk Christina Liew BJ ST International Travel is a major operator involved in chartering flights out of China to Jeju City, South Korea, as well as Vietnam’s Nha Trang and Da Nang.
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah will not give up on attempts to collaborate with Indonesia in Sumatran rhino conservation efforts despite failed past endeavours.
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GEORGE TOWN: The Penang state government is planning to increase its market share of Indian tourists through a collaboration with a popular Indian TV channel.
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KOTA KINABALU: Sabah will mull a proposal to set up a health tourism council that is meant to propel Sabah as a medical tourism destination.
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KOTA KINABALU: An action plan will be presented to the Cabinet to prevent Sabah’s remaining wildlife from going extinct, says State Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister Datuk Christina Liew.
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KOTA KINABALU: The state government will be meeting with local authorities from the Lower Kinabatangan area to discuss sustainable tourism practices in a bid to protect wildlife and promote green tourism.
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PENAMPANG: Religious extremism and racism in a diverse society like Sabah must be rejected, says Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal.
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KOTA KINABALU, MAY 29 — Preliminary reports from the autopsy of Tam, Malaysia’s last male Sumatran rhino that died on Monday, showed kidney failure due to inflammation and kidney stones, as well a...
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KOTA KINABALU, MAY 29 — Sabah Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister Datuk Christina Liew has confirmed today that Tam, Malaysia’s last male Sumatran rhino, will be immortalised, and possibly p...
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KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah state government is agreeable to the idea of preserving the remains of Tam, the last male Sumatran rhino in Malaysia, but noted it is not an easy feat.
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KUCHING: Thirty-nine groups from more than 20 countries will take part in the Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF), a top draw for foreign visitors, here from July 12 to 14.
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KOTA KINABALU, May 29 — The death of Tam, Malaysia’s last male Sumatran rhino, made global headlines this week with the sobering realisation that the species is one step closer to extinction, with...
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KOTA KINABALU: Malaysia bids farewell to its last male Sumatran rhino, fondly known as Tam, after the animal died but there is still hope that it may contribute its genes to the preservation of the species.
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KOTA KINABALU: Following the death of Malaysia's last male Sumatran rhino, the Sabah government is hoping to officially seal an agreement with Indonesia on a proposed breeding programme involving the country's only surviving female rhino.
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KOTA KINABALU (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Malaysia's last surviving male Sumatran rhino Tam has died on Monday (May 27) afternoon.
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KOTA KINABALU, May 27 — Malaysia’s last surviving male Sumatran rhino, Tam, died today following health complications which worsened in the last few days.
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KOTA KINABALU: Malaysia’s last surviving male Sumatran rhino Tam died on Monday (May 27) afternoon.