Sunday, October 27, 2013


GAB OKTOBERFEST Celebration In Kota Kinabalu
With award-winning beers, amazing promotions and exciting parties nationwide for the month of October, be sure to join GAB’s iconic Oktoberfest celebrations.

KOTA KINABALU, OCTOBER 26, 2013 Guinness Anchor Berhad (GAB), the leading beer and stout company in Malaysia celebrated the iconic German Oktoberfest in Kota Kinabalu with a roving party in different popular drinkeries around the city.

During the roving parties, guests were able to participate in traditional Oktoberfest activities including traditional German folk dances, beer mug holding competitions and ‘Nail the Wood’, a traditional German game which requires participants to have both power and accuracy.

This is the fifth year running that GAB is organising this globally-renowned celebration in Kota Kinabalu. Besides the series of themed parties, special promotions featuring a special edition 1 litre Ceramic Oktoberfest Mug and GAB’s entire portfolio of award-winning beers, including the original Paulaner Oktoberfest Bier will be available until 3 November.

Participating outlets include: Hello Bar (Club M Pub & Lounge), Ballroom Bar, Crystal Lounge, Le Face Spaccio Di El Bar & Lounge, 9 Night Wine Bar, Hitz Voice, Oyster Bar, Hot Rod, Bar Tzar, Novus Karaoke,Shamrock Irish Bar, Cock & Bull Bistro, Step'In Restaurant & Bar, Sullys Bar, Vino Vino Yakitori, Plutonic,The Retro Club Bar & Grill, Mr Ho’s Fine Foods, FF Sport Café, Jarrods & Rawlins and JD’s Fine Foods.

The Retro Club Bar & Grill,KK TimeSquare

Sullys Bar,KK TimeSquare

Jarrods & Rawlins and JD’s Fine Foods, KK TimeSquare

Shamrock Irish Bar,KK Waterfront

Shamrock Irish Bar,KK Waterfront

Shamrock Irish Bar,KK Waterfront


For more information on the entire GAB Oktoberfest campaign, do drop by the official GAB Oktoberfest Malaysia Facebook page at today.

Isaac Lee Mathew        
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About Guinness Anchor Berhad (GAB)
GAB with its portfolio of iconic, international brands, is the leading brewer in Malaysia. GAB brews, markets and distributes: -

·       Asia’s fastest growing beer TIGER;
·       The world’s No 1 stout GUINNESS;
·       The world’s No 1 international premium beer HEINEKEN;
·       The all-time local favourite ANCHOR SMOOTH and its strong beer variant ANCHOR STRONG;
·       The premium Irish ale KILKENNY;
·       The real Shandy ANGLIA;

GAB also produces the wholesome, premium quality non-alcoholic MALTA. GAB’s brand portfolio also includes the UK’s bestselling cider STRONGBOW and the no.1 German wheat beer PAULANER.

Listed on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia, GAB’s principal shareholder is GAPL Pte Ltd based in Singapore. GAPL Pte Ltd is a joint venture company whose ultimate owners are Diageo PLC, a company incorporated in England and Wales, and Asia Pacific Breweries Ltd, a company incorporated in Singapore, which in turn is also subsidiary of Heineken NV. Guinness Anchor Marketing SdnBhd is a 100% owned subsidiary of GAB.