Top reasons why Sarawak is your next meeting destination

A Track Record the Size of Our Rainforest

Like the solid anchor of life and longevity our rainforest stands for, Sarawak’s track record is sturdy, strong and stretches a long way when it comes to organizing and hosting international and regional conferences. The numbers tell the story; we have a success rate of 80% plus when we compete with other destinations for international conferences.

Hospitable Cultures in A Faraway Land

Iban, Bidayuh, Orang Ulu, Melanau, Malay, Chinese, Indian, Eurasian in this place, everyone is Sarawakian and every ethnicity overflows with true blue Sarawak hospitability. Sarawak’s people are friendly beyond measure, enjoy a multi-cultural, multi-ethnic and multi-religious environment with little prejudice. Racial harmony and cultural celebration are the cornerstones of Sarawak’s society profile. Sarawakians are multilingual and English is widely spoken here.

An Exceptional Venue for Exceptional Events

Every convention, meeting, conference and event deserves to be original, exceptional and efficient. A superb venue coupled with a great team at SCB ensures that. Sarawak’s one-of-a-kind location makes it an ecotourism destination with a twist. A land inhabited by the world’s oldest rainforests, teeming with exotic appeal yet equipped with modern and state-of-the-art technology and communications systems is our best kept secret. Conventions in modern facilities, activities in rainforest settings; even events in historical buildings can be arranges. It’s all Old World charm meets efficiency meets corporate or association world.

Tropical Climes for Corporate Comfort 

Smart cotton casuals for corporate tropics are just ideal for Sarawak’s the tropical weather. Sunny with tropical showers, temperatures of 21oC to 32oC and light breezes are perfect for incentive programmes and events all year round.

Food for All Palates

A true product of fusion cuisines for centuries, Sarawakians have long basked in the influences of spices from the Indies, recipes from China, the fusion of Nyonya cooking, Malay masak-masak, indigenous infusions and a whole lot more. It is no surprise then that Sarawakians take pride in knowing their food. Today, in addition to all that, modern choices of superb vegetarian, halal, Western, Japanese, Korean and Middle Eastern eateries are easily available.

As Sturdy as Ironwood: Government Support

Like the diversity of life hosted by the mighty Ironwood tree, Sarawak enjoys complete support from the State and Federal levels. That, plus a stable government since independence over 50 years ago, positions the State as an ideal meeting destination.

A Heart of CSR

A thriving, developing land like Sarawak with its mix and growing affluence and needs means endless possibilities for CSR programmes. These including building homes for the poor, providing aid to underprivileged children; or better still, let SCB craft a CSR programme to suit your objectives. That way, you achieve your goal and contribute to a better future – a truly win-win situation.

Tailor-Made Pre- and Post-Event Specials

Memorable pre and post activities are part of truly effective events. The team at SCB specialises in tailor-made options to sync with the goals and aspirations of each event. We guarantee exotic and unforgettable experiences at cost-effective rates. Visit for great ideas on incentives and theme parties.

(Source: Sarawak Convention Bureau)

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