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Brunei to host Borneo City Cup

|     James Kon     | THE upcoming Borneo City Cup 2014 to be hosted by Brunei Darussalam from Oct 24-26 will see teams from Kota Kinabalu, Miri and Labuan in the fray. This was confirmed at a preparatory meeting held at the Brunei Basketball Association’s Batu Bersurat court chaired by Lim Ting Guan. Also in attendance at the meeting were Danny Yeow the chairman of Labuan Amateur Basketball Association, We ...

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15 more lanes to facilitate overtaking in Sarawak section of Pan-Borneo trunk road

KUCHING (Bernama) – An additional 15 lanes to enable motorists to overtake along the Sarawak section of the Pan-Borneo trunk road have been targetted for completion within the 10th Malaysia Plan (10MP) which ends next year. Sarawak Infrastructure Deve-lopment Minister Datuk Seri Michael Manyin said five of the lanes had been completed while the rest were still in various stages of implementation. Speaking t ...

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Heart of Borneo Corridor Initiative workshop on August 25-28

THE rainforests of central and northern Borneo still cover a region in excess of 240 million hectares and represent one of the largest blocks of contiguous tropical rainforest left in the world. In recognition of the value of these forests the three governments of Borneo - Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia and Malaysia - signed the ‘Heart of Borneo (HoB) Declaration’ in 2007, committing to a vision whereby: “Wit ...

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JIS hosts Borneo Sports Cup

JERUDONG International School hosted the Borneo Sports Cup Tournament recently. In netball, JIS took home the trophy and B2B the silver medals. JIS Warriors placed third. SR Tungku won the Plate after edging SM Tanjong Maya. JIS Jawbreakers came third. In football, JIS A won all their matches. Tanjong Maya the runners-up. Photo shows the JIS netball champions. - JERUDONG INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL ...

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Brunei to host Borneo athletic meet

|     James Kon     | BRUNEI Darussalam will become the host of Borneo Track and Field Championship next year from March 13 to 15. The confirmation of the date for the event came in a meeting held on June 14 whereby all the delegations from Sabah, Sarawak, Labuan and Kalimantan as well as Brunei agreed on the dates of the championship. The meeting was chaired by Kifli bin Haji Jaafar, the president of Brune ...

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8th Sunset Music Fest will feature the Tip of Borneo as a backdrop

KOTA KINABALU (NST) - The eighth Sunset Music Fest featuring the Tip of Borneo as a backdrop, is back this Friday and Saturday. This time, Sabah’s biggest open air concert held 190 kilometres from here at Simpang Mengayau, Kudat will feature a Philippine orchestra group, Philpops, besides local acts. The one-of-a-kind outdoor musical experience which starts from 5pm to 8.30pm, will also have well-known Mala ...

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Closing of PenBORNEO History Programme

|     Izah Azahari     |   THE two-day PenBORNEO History Programme 2014 conducted by the Brunei History Centre’s PenBORNEO Division under the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports with the coopera-tion of the Department of Schools, Ministry of Education, and attended by a total of 40 History teachers came to an end yesterday with a closing ceremony at the PenBORNEO Research Centre in Kg Anggerek Desa. ...

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