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July 13 - 15, 2018

Movie In The Rainforest (Short Film Contest)

Launched on 20th April, calling on Sarawakians aged 18-35 to give it a shot at winning the first ever Movie in the Rainforest Short Film Competition, organised by Sarawak Ministry of Tourism and AZAM Sarawak. Closing Date: 15th July 2016

Buy 3 Free 1 Festival Tickets Available At MATTA FAIR For The Weekend

KUCHING, Friday – Festival goers for the Borneo Jazz and Rainforest World Music Festivals will be in for a bonanza of a “buy three, get one free” on any of the festival tickets available for this coming weekend. This special promotion, will be available during the MATTA Fair which will be ...

The Rainforest World Music Festival: A Global Gathering on Malaysian Shores | travelpulse.com

His eyes are closed, and he’s biting down dramatically on his lower lip. His shoulders are tense and up around his ears, his head snapping down towards the floor. Sweat drips down the side of his head and off the bridge of his glasses. The crowd is clapping along steadily, ...

Public relations plays an even more crucial role today (NST Online)

KUALA LUMPUR: Public relations (PR) today have more dynamic roles in shaping reputation and a catalyst for sustainability, said Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak. Salleh said in times of uncertainties, trust and reputation were two fundamentals that would become the organisation's pillars for sustainable and future ...

19TH RAINFOREST WORLD MUSIC FEST IS ON AUGUST 5-7, 2016

Kuching, Monday: Sarawak Tourism Board today announced that the 19th edition of the Rainforest World Music Festival is set on August 5-7, 2016 to be held at the Sarawak Cultural Village in Damai. The festival, one of its kind in the region with loyal followers both from Malaysia, and overseas and ...

Beginners’ guide to the Rainforest World Music Festival in Sarawak | nomadicboys.com

The Rainforest World Music Festival in Sarawak (Malaysia Borneo) is a 3 days musical orgy of ethnic and folk acts from all around the world. It’s organised annually by the Sarawak Tourism Board in July/August at the Sarawak Cultural Village. We attended the 18th RWMF in August 2015 and had the time of our lives! The RWMF ...

Dancing in a Sarawak Rainforest to World Music | travelblog.expedia

Sarawak Rainforest World Music Festival The Sarawak Rainforest World Music Festival has been running for 18 years and is considered to be among the best music festivals in the world. It features ‘World Music’ which is not just a reference to the international line-up, but more to do with the musical genre ...

MONGOLIAN’S MOORIN HOOR TO HAUNT RAINFOREST WORLD MUSIC FESTIVAL 2015

This year’s Rainforest World Music Festival which will be held from August 7-9 will feature an exotic Mongolian musical instrument “Moorin Hoor” or horse fiddle to the audience. Enkh Jargal Dandarvaanchig, also known as Epi, will introduce to the festival a mysterious yet exotic musical instrument from the Mongolian Steepe of ...

RWMF2015 Preview at The Spring

Come on over to tHe Spring as there will be a sneak preview of this year’s Rainforest World Music Festival!  This is your chance to experience a taste of what Rainforest World Music Festival 2015 has to offer.  Find out who’s performing this 6th August (Thursday), 7.30pm at the Centre ...

RWMF2015 Preview at CityONE Megamall

Lan E Tuyang & Son de Madera will be joining Ndima at CityONE Megamall Kuching on 5th August for a preview of the Rainforest World Music Festival. The preview will start at 7.30pm | Ground Floor, Mall 1.

Shooglenifty: big (beasties) in Borneo

This time next week (7/8/15) the Shoogles will be enjoying their fourth trip to the Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) in Borneo. This is a music festival, that, as the name suggests, happens in the jungle. It’s hot, sweaty and full of amazing sounds – musical and otherwise. Festival Director Jun-Lin Yeoh ...

DANCE THE CARIBBEAN CALYPSO AT RWMF 2015

Kuching, Sun: Audience wanting a difference in this years’ festival, will be able to dance to the tune of the Caribbean Calypso music which will be staged at the Rainforest World Music Festival on August 7-9 at the Sarawak Cultural Village. Kobo Town from the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago will ...

AFRICAN MUSIC TO ADD EXCITEMENT TO RWMF 2015

Kuching, Thurs: The Rainforest World Music Festival will not find its place among the audience if not for the enchanting music from Africa that has all these years mesmerize thousands of weekend revelers. This year, the festival will parade the uniqueness of the group calling themselves Ndima which represents the people ...

RWMF x BPO Free Tickets Contest | Winners list

30 winners for the Sunday RWMF2015 tickets: No. Name State / Country 1 Calvin Ting BC / Canada 2 Shameer KL/ Malaysia 3 Melissa Rose Escarraga Kota Kinabalu 4 Fiona Marie Reutens Kuala Lumpur 5 Maya Gayathri Kuala Lumpur 6 DASHINA CHANDRA REKHA SABAH 7 Cassandra Laurel Robert Sabah, Malaysia 8 Nazlin Abdul Shukor Selangor/Malaysia 9 Gerrell Drawhorn USA 10 Tina Malaysia 11 MOHAMAD SOPHIAN BIN EDEN SARAWAK 12 Khartini Shafiie Malaysia 13 Shrleywatie Bte Slimin Sarawak/Malaysia 14 Norzaitul Ramlee Sarawak 15 Muhammad Ikhsan B Baharuddin Sarawak/Malaysia 16 Lai Siew Hi sarawak 17 SAMUEL PHIONG SARAWAK/MALAYSIA 18 Norizan Tan Sarawak 19 Alistair Lim Li Wei Sarawak/Malaysia 20 Noel Jesse Kim Bee Chiang Sarawak, ...

FREE T-SHIRT FOR PURCHASE OF FESTIVAL ENTRANCE TICKET

Kuching, Thurs: Organiser of the Rainforest World Music Festival is offering free T-shirt for every purchase of two entrance tickets for adults or child and is available this weekend at major shopping complexes here. Booths selling festival tickets will be opened at The Spring, Boulevard Kuching, CityONE Megamall, Green Heights Mall ...

SANGPUY TO TRACE HIS DAYAK HERITAGE SIMILARITIES AT RWMF2015

Kuching, Sarawak: Taiwanese artist, Sangpuy, will share his many musical similarities with the Dayaks of Borneo at the forthcoming Rainforest World Music Festival to be held from August 7 to 9. Believed to be the descendants of Austronesian tribes from Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Madagascar and the Pacific Islands, this Taiwanese aborigine ...

RWMF: Top Cultural Festivals in Asia | travelblog.expedia

Venture to the heart of the Borneo jungle to take in the sights and sounds of musicians from all over the world. When you’re not dancing away to the beat of the drums, you can take part in informative workshops, jam sessions and ethno-muscial lectures, ensuring you come away from this ...

THE 18th RAINFOREST WORLD MUSIC FESTIVAL | travelblog.expedia

The 18th edition of the Rainforest World Music Festival will be celebrated at the Sarawak Cultural Village in Damai on the weekend of August 7 to 9. The world-class music festival returns to the rainforest of Mount Santubong, featuring entrancing music and performances by world music celebrities. At night, the rainforest ...

Rainforest World Music Festival 2015 Preview | blog.malaysia-asia

The Sarawak Tourism Board (STB) recently hosted a Rainforest World Music Festival 2015 media preview at No Black Tie in Kuala Lumpur on the 13th July where around 20 various mainstream and entertainment media representatives turned up for this event which led to a buka puasa dinner at the venue. During ...

Official apparels for RWMF2015

Every year Sarawak amazes us with one of the biggest music festival in the world, the “Rainforest World Music Festival” most commonly known as “RWMF”. An annual three-day music festival happening on the 7th to the 9th of August to celebrate the diversity of world music held at the Sarawak ...

CASHLESS PAYMENT AT RWMF 2015

Click here to Preload credits into your RFID Kuching, Sarawak: The 18th edition Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) is embarking on a cashless payment system where festival goers are able to make purchases using  ‘top up’ card for its food outlets and village mart. Almost all vendor outlets will participate in this ...

4TH CENTURY GEORGIAN MUSIC AT RWMF 2015

Kuching, Sarawak: As old as it sounds, the 4th century music from Georgia will bring new excitement to the forthcoming Rainforest World Music Festival which will be held at the Sarawak Cultural Village from August 7-9. The group, Alaverdi from Georgia will present repertoires of religious chants that are played in ...

A TOUCH OF ARABIC MUSIC AT RWMF

Kuching, SARAWAK: Talented Moroccan world music artiste, Driss El Maloumi will be among those to be watched out for at the upcoming Rainforest World Music Festival which will be held at the Sarawak Cultural Village from August 7-9. The award winning Driss, trained in both Arabic and Western classical music, is ...

THE 18th RAINFOREST WORLD MUSIC FESTIVAL

Kuching, (Sarawak) Malaysia: The 18th edition of the Rainforest World Music Festival will be celebrated at the Sarawak Cultural Village in Damai near here on the weekend of August 7 to 9. The much awaited world-class music celebration will feature entrancing world music, songs and stage performances, presenting world music celebrities ...