Sunday, October 22, 2017


The Music and Surf Fest @ The Tip Of Borneo, Kudat will be held from 25 to 26 November 2017, at Tanjung Simpang Mengayau, Kudat, Sabah. The two-day event aims to promote the beautiful beaches of Kudat as a tourism destination for outdoor activities and surf culture, as well as to showcase the tradition and customs of the Rungus community.

Saturday, October 21, 2017

WiFi percuma di bandar raya Kota Kinabalu

Oleh Willie Jude Junaidi

KOTA KINABALU: Ketua Menteri Sabah, Tan Sri Musa Aman hari ini melancarkan kemudahan WiFi percuma bagi bandar raya ini iaitu 'KK City WiFi'.

Kemudahan WiFi itu membolehkan orang ramai mengakses internet secara percuma di sepanjang Jalan Tuan Fuad Stephens iaitu dari kompleks beli-belah Oceanus hingga ke Suria Sabah.

Ketika melancarkan kemudahan itu di sini, sebentar tadi, Musa berkata, 'KK City WiFi' bakal tambah memajukan produk pelancongan tempatan, sekali gus menaikkan imej bandar raya ini.

"Ia juga landasan mewujudkan inisiatif awam pada masa akan datang dalam membangun serta memantapkan rangkaian digital e-kerajaan.

"Saya yakin ia berupaya menarik lebih banyak pelaburan langsung asing (FDI), seterusnya menjadikan Kota Kinabalu mesra perniagaan dan selesa untuk didiami serta dilawati," katanya.

Yang turut hadir ialah Menteri Komunikasi dan Multimedia, Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak; Menteri Pelancongan, Kebudayaan dan Alam Sekitar negeri, Datuk Seri Masidi Manjun dan Datuk Bandar Kota Kinabalu, Datuk Yee Boon Hai.

Musa berkata, pelancaran 'KK City Wifi' juga bakal menjadikan Kota Kinabalu bandar raya hab digital.

Bersandarkan kepada teknologi dalam bandar raya pintar, pengguna boleh melakukan kerja di mana dan pada bila-bila masa.

"Ini membolehkan masyarakat melakukan banyak perkara dalam satu masa dan sudah tentu dapat meningkatkan keberkesanan serta produktiviti negeri dan negara kita," katanya.

Sehubungan itu, beliau meminta warga bandar raya ini, peniaga mahupun pelancong untuk mengaplikasikan sepenuhnya kewujudan 'KK City WiFi' untuk manfaat dan faedah bersama.

Terdahulu, Salleh berkata, pelaksanaan projek diterajui Dewan Bandaraya Kota Kinabalu (DBKK) dengan pihak swasta itu, seiring matlamat Suruhanjaya Komunikasi dan Multimedia Malaysia (SKMM) dalam menambah baik infrastruktur komunikasi di Sabah.

"Menerusi peluang ini, saya berharap pengusaha atau usahawan produk tempatan dan perkhidmatan di negeri ini, khususnya di Kota Kinabalu memanfaatkan rangkaian WiFi ini bagi perluasan pemasaran produk dan perkhidmatan," katanya.


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Invitation to AMSPA’s Spa Convention & Training of Urutan Malaysia Workshop

AMSPA is very pleased to invite you to the 1st Malaysia Spa Convention of Spa, Beauty, Wellness, and Holistic health industry players. This convention will be held on November 3rd 2017 at Le Meridien Hotel, Putrajaya (IOI City Mall)

It features:
· PANEL DISCUSSION on the Integration of Wellness in Property Developments

· HEALTH TALK on Varma Touch for your daily wellbeing
· Participants to this convention will also receive an All Day Pass to MURFEST from November 3-5. (

For registration, please directly contact Ms Uma 019-2959153 . The participation fee is RM 399 for non members with a 10% discount for members. This event is also HRDF Claimable.

For further information you can visit or please do not hesitate to contact Ms. Uma 019-295 9153 or via e-mail at

Thank you.

PS: A flyer and the latest programme are enclosed. 
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Thursday, October 19, 2017


KUALA LUMPUR,– The Miss Universe Malaysia Organization (MUMO) today revealed the Top 18 finalists of Miss Universe Malaysia 2018 at Pavilion Kuala Lumpur following a series of auditions and roadshows held across the nation in search of potential talents who can personify all the values and attributes of Miss Universe Malaysia on the world stage.

From a total of 50 finalists, the Top 18 finalists shortlisted (in alphabetical order) are:

Alexis SueAnn Seow Su-Yin, 22, Selangor

Asha Kaur Ranjit Singh, 24, Kuala Lumpur

Charlotte Tan Bee Theng, 24, Perak

Charmaine Chew Qi En, 20, Kuala Lumpur

Jaipreet Kaur Dhillon, 23, Kuala Lumpur

Jane Teoh Jun, 20, Penang

Jasebel Shalani Robert, 22, Kuala Lumpur

Jessy Gantle, 23, Sarawak

Kaayathri Pramasivam, 25, Kuala Lumpur

Kirsten Wong Yee Mun, 22, Kuala Lumpur

Liliana Fernandez, 20, Kuala Lumpur

Lysandra Gabriel Storie, 20, Sarawak

Maria Devonne Escobia, 24, Kuala Lumpur

Mellisa Wong Yi Sheong, 22, Selangor

Nathasha Aprilla J.S. Benggon, 23, Sabah

Sabrina Thevy Arumugam, 25, Selangor

Shahraswaty a/p Nesaretnam, 21, Selangor

Shannen Jade Totten, 23, Kuala Lumpur

The National Director of MUMO, Datin Elaine Daly said, “After an exhaustive nationwide search,we found 18 beautiful, smart and promising young ladies who left a lasting impression on us.However, only one will be crowned Miss Universe Malaysia 2018 and proudly represent our country on the international stage.”

“As National Director, I am honoured to have the opportunity to once again guide, mentor and groom these girls, and transform them into young women who are strong, confident and ready to take on the world. The journey will not be an easy one, and they will need to be prepared physically,mentally and emotionally.”

“Our theme this year – ‘Beauty Beyond You’ embodies the passion, dedication and spirit behind this competition, where young women from all over the nation come together to showcase their incredible drive and determination to succeed. This is more than a beauty pageant, I can assure you that. This is a platform that will be life changing, a stepping stone to greater heights, one that will open doors for these young women here to opportunities beyond their imagination. I am eager to bring out the best in them, and lead them on this amazing path that I once walked on,” she added.Datin Elaine Daly continued, “We are also thrilled to announce that for this year, we will have with us none other than the beautiful, talented and very fit Miss Universe Malaysia 2012 Ms Kimberley Leggett joining us as host of Miss Universe Malaysia 2018. And to add to that, we are excited to have our title sponsor ZALORA on board for this pageant for the very first time. We have a few more surprises in store, so make sure to stay tuned!”

Mr Giulio Xiloyannis, Managing Director of ZALORA said, “ZALORA is proud to partner with the Miss Universe Malaysia Organization, a clear statement of our commitment to providing customers with not only a wide range of high street fashion, but also glamorous and elegant occasion wear.

Being Asia's Online Fashion Destination, we hope that our assortment of labels may empower women across the region to look and feel like The Next Miss Universe Malaysia."

The 18 finalists will undergo Boot Camp where they have to live together at the MUMO House for 12 days, away from their family and friends and undergo a series of training sessions which includes pageant knowledge, catwalk training, grooming, fitness, photo shoots, interviews and styling challenges. Competition will be tough, and only the strongest in spirit and mind will survive the gruelling week.

The journey of the 18 finalists will be captured and shown over 20 webisodes in a reality show series on online lifestyle channel, starting December 2017. Viewers can also catch the seven episodes-series on DIVA, available exclusively on Astro Channel 702 and DIVA HD Astro Channel 723.

The crowning of Miss Universe Malaysia 2018 will take place on 24 January 2018 at The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur. As Miss Universe Malaysia 2018, she will have the opportunity of a lifetime to travel abroad representing the country at the Miss Universe pageant at a yet-to-be-revealed location. Additionally, she will also receive a cash prize of RM50,000, sponsored prizes worth over RM150,000 and a full education scholarship from HELP University.

The Miss Universe Malaysia 2018 pageant is presented by Zalora and main partner Auto Bavaria, partner Ceres Jewels and Official Partners: Bubble Gum Wax and Nails, Fitology,Glojas Clinic at Smart International Aesthetics, HELP University, InnoWhite, Lancôme,L’Oreal Professionnel, La Juiceria Superfoods, , Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Miko Galère, Pavilion Kuala Lumpur, RedBus, Runway Productions by Catwalk Guru (Benjamin Toong) and SMC DentalWorks. The pageant is supported by Official Media Partner The Star,Official TV partner DIVA, and Official Online Partner

To stay updated on the latest news about Miss Universe Malaysia, follow us here:

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Persatuan Hemodialis Kinabalu Sabah will organizing a fundraising Charity Bazaar on 8 October 2017, Sunday from 9am till 2pm in conjunction with the 12th-anniversary celebration at Likas Sports Complex Badminton Hall. The event is expecting about more than 1000 supporters who bought the bazaar coupons, sponsors, participating outlets, performers, volunteers, and patients.

The bazaar will be graced by Mayor of Kota Kinabalu City, YBhg. Datuk Dr. Yeo Boon Hai together with the Persatuan Hemodialisis Kinabalu, Sabah’s patron Tan Sri Datuk David Chu Sui Kiong, advisor Mr. Loh Suan Phang and the chairman Mr. Lim Heok Chye. There will be a costume contest, live stage performances, scrumptious food stalls, fun games carnivals, free health screening and blood donation drive. Apart from that, JCI Tanjung Aru will be joining as well for the 4th year to make the event more successful where there will be a FREE health screening and blood donation drive with their own blood donation campaign called JCI Tanjung Aru Red Saver Blood Donation Drive.

Persatuan Hemodialisis Kinabalu, Sabah hopes to raise fund by selling out at least 9,000 bazaar coupon booklets at RM50 each to raise RM450,000.00 and more by getting supports as well as donations from the generous public too. In addition to that, PHKS also selling out soft toys and collectible items as well to raise fund. The fund raised will be used for in running the centre operations and subsidies the treatment fees further as there are more new patients on the waiting list to join the centre.

visit PHKS Facebook page or website at


KOTA KINABALU, MALAYSIA (18 October 2017) – Deepavali is an important festival for the people of the Hindu religion. It is well known as “the festival of light” and is celebrated in all parts of our country.

To celebrate the festival of light, Hyatt Regency Kinabalu presented a special Deepavali dinner buffet at Tanjung Ria Kitchen. Sous Chef Govind Sanwal, who is originally from Dehli, took the diners on a journey to discover what Indian cuisine is all about. With a great knowledge of herbs and spices, Govind prepared an exquisite and mouth-watering menu to fulfil diners’ appetites.

Spiced aromas and delicious flavors were in abundance as the highlights of the buffet included puri bhaji, achari jhinga, makai pakoras, paneer chatpata and kashmiri pulao. 

This year, Hyatt Regency Kinabalu brought people together to create stronger bonds between the multicultural people in our country. The spirit of togetherness can be seen on customers’ faces, which is in line with Hyatt’s trademark “We Care for People So They Can Be Their Best”.


Highly recommended.

The biggest offer from Tavern Kitchen & Bar. One of the best combination of Fantastic Lobster with a local delight of Nasi Lemak. Tavern Kitchen and Bar.

My first impression was "Awesome!" my rating 8/10

I've tried it how about you? Limited serving per day. Check their Facebook for more details.

1. Medium lobster (400 grams) promo price RM49. Their normal price is RM79. All prices are subject to 6% GST and 10% service charge, as stated in the menu.

2. Large lobster (600 grams) is RM89. Total price after 6% GST = RM94.34.

3. Add-on giant tiger prawns RM49.

4. Add-on giant squid RM38.

Located at Imago Shopping Mall - Kota Kinabalu 
Tavern Kitchen & Bar fusion menu will not disappoint you.

For more info 

This review rated by AlfredAllenKK & KKSabahLoudSpeaker 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017


The Extraordinary Tour is your personal introduction to the world of Bentley and it is coming to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia!

To celebrate the Extraordinary Tour in Kuala Lumpur, 10 lucky winners who answer the question below correctly will receive an exclusive Bentley Collection gift!

What is the horsepower of the Mulsanne Speed?

For a chance to win, please like and share* this post by 22 October 2017, 6pm, and leave your answer on this post as a comment. Winners will be contacted directly on 23 October. 
*Please ensure that your shared post is ‘Public’.

Discover secrets of Bentley at the Extraordinary Tour located at Bentley Kuala Lumpur showroom from 25 to 26 October 2017. See you there!

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