Rainforest World Music Festival

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The Borneo Post
SBA signs MoU with Xiamen’s Jooyyume Academybadminton trainees, they also spent some time visiting local attractions such a
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
badminton trainees, they also spent some time visiting local attractions such as Annah Rais and even the just concluded Rainforest World Music Festival. “We are hoping such arrangement will continue as part of our sports tourism where those... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Zurich aims to double life insurance business in East Malaysiamillions and thousands. Zurich along with its sister company, Zurich Takaful M
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
millions and thousands. Zurich along with its sister company, Zurich Takaful Malaysia Bhd also participated in this year’s Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) 2017 as a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) partner and sponsor. Dhawan shared... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Palace hosts grand banquet to celebrate Sultan of Brunei’s 71st birthdayBrunei visit from July 14 to 15. However, Abang Johari had to seek leave and fl
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
Brunei visit from July 14 to 15. However, Abang Johari had to seek leave and fly back to Sarawak to officiate at the 20th Rainforest World Music Festival 2017 in Kuching. Taib also took some time off the two-day visit to join a ‘tahlil’ (prayer... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Ticket sales up by 8 per cent for this year’s RWMFleft) Mary, Abdul Wahab and Angelina address a press conference on the RWMF at
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
left) Mary, Abdul Wahab and Angelina address a press conference on the RWMF at Sarawak Cultural Village. KUCHING: The Rainforest World Music Festival 2017 (RWMF) has recorded an eight per cent increase in ticket sales this year. According to... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Innovative re-engineering of RWMF gets thumbs-up from Chief Ministerand Ik Pahon make a stop at the RWMF stage to see a performance by one of the p
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
and Ik Pahon make a stop at the RWMF stage to see a performance by one of the participating bands. KUCHING: This year’s Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) has undergone a successful revamp, with innovative approaches aimed at capturing the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
200 mangrove saplings planted to benefit Kuching WetlandsSome performers participate in the tree-planting at Kuching Wetland Centre Nati
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
Some performers participate in the tree-planting at Kuching Wetland Centre National Park. KUCHING: Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) 2017 continued its annual tree-planting tradition by planting 200 mangrove (Rhizophora mucronata) saplings... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Association to showcase Seduan Melanau wedding ritual at RWMFin their traditional costumes. SIBU: Persatuan Kebajikan Melanau Kampung Nangk
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
in their traditional costumes. SIBU: Persatuan Kebajikan Melanau Kampung Nangka Sibu (PKMKNS) will perform at the 20th Rainforest World Music Festival in Damai, Kuching tomorrow (July 15). Association secretary Mondari Manjat said the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
2,000 postcards await tourists at waterfront this weekendThe management of Kuching Waterfront will be preparing a special gift for the t
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
The management of Kuching Waterfront will be preparing a special gift for the thousands of tourists expected at the Rainforest World Music Festival in Kuching this year. According to a press release by the management, 2,000 specially... Read more
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The Borneo Post
RWMF gets 1Gbps connectivity boostto get to the festival stage on the left. — Photos by Tan Song Wei Abdul Karim
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
to get to the festival stage on the left. — Photos by Tan Song Wei Abdul Karim (third right) shows a copy of the book ‘Rainforest World Music Festival – 20 Years of Song and Rhythm in Sarawak’ after it was presented to him by the authors Gracie... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dying indigenous cultures? These young Malaysians are fighting back with music and artRainforest Fringe Festival (RFF), Alena has also been playing short sets at som
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
Rainforest Fringe Festival (RFF), Alena has also been playing short sets at some of the city’s bars. On Friday, the annual Rainforest World Music Festival beckons. Alena isn’t the only young Sarawakian valiantly trying to bring her indigenous... Read more
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The Borneo Post
More money for tourism next yearI’m the chief minister, I definitely know what to do to help the minister,” he
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
I’m the chief minister, I definitely know what to do to help the minister,” he told reporters after attending a briefing on Rainforest World Music Festival 2017 (RWMF 2017) and Rainforest Fringe Festival 2017 at Sarawak Tourism Complex here... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New fringe festival launched to highlight Sarawak’s culture and heritagetalks and a crafts market that highlight the place’s rich culture and heritage.
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
talks and a crafts market that highlight the place’s rich culture and heritage. It also serves as a prelude to the annual Rainforest World Music Festival, the popular three-day event held at the Sarawak Cultural Village, located 35km from... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Ministry fully supports Borneo Fashion Week’fashion industry within the state from designing right up to runway and retail.
The Borneo Post / Posted 13 days ago
fashion industry within the state from designing right up to runway and retail. It is one of the events that lead to the Rainforest World Music Festival. The event also seeks to unearth local talents with the most promising designer award winner... Read more
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The Borneo Post
This year’s edition of RWMF different from previous yearsKUCHING: The 20th Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) is this year different
The Borneo Post / Posted 13 days ago
KUCHING: The 20th Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) is this year different from previous years with the presence of an inaugural Rainforest Fringe Festival (RFF) from July 7 to 16. During the launching ceremony held at the Old Courthouse here... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Meritin Hotel opens its doors to guestsoffering a soft opening promotion starting from RM119 on its rooms until July 3
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
offering a soft opening promotion starting from RM119 on its rooms until July 31. “Grab the opportunity for this upcoming Rainforest World Music Festival,” suggested Ting. Booking for Meritin Hotel is now available on Agoda, Traveloka,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Support vital in making RWMF a success’Snowdan, Lee and Abdul Karim at the dinner. KUHCING: Festival organisers from
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
Snowdan, Lee and Abdul Karim at the dinner. KUHCING: Festival organisers from Korea, Taiwan and Cuba who will join the Rainforest World Music Festival this year are eager to partner with tourism ministry to organise future festivals. “The... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Capoeira festival with performance at RWMFMalcolm Wu at a press conference here yesterday. With him were Sarawak Tourism
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 days ago
Malcolm Wu at a press conference here yesterday. With him were Sarawak Tourism Federation president Philip Yong and Rainforest World Music Festival artistic director Jun-Lin Yeoh. Wu said guest instructors include those from Singapore,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Local acts set to thrill RWMF stageused together, the words ‘rainforest’ and ‘music’ conjure up notions of somethi
The Borneo Post / Posted 19 days ago
used together, the words ‘rainforest’ and ‘music’ conjure up notions of something natural and enchanting. The upcoming Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) in the middle of this month realises the best of these notions into an unforgettable... Read more

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