KUCHING: Sarawak Tourism Board (STB) ended 2008 on a sweet note by winning one of the nine Aseanta Awards for Excellence 2009.
STB won the Best Asean Marketing and Promotional Campaign category for its Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) 2008 entry.
Organised by Asean Tourism Association, the award will be presented at the opening ceremony of the Asean Tourism Forum in Hanoi, Vietnam, on Friday.
Delighted with the international recognition, STB chief executive officer Gracie Geikie said the award came at a time when the festival was entering into a new decade.
She disclosed that the award would motivate STB to work harder to ensure that RWMF would continue to be a major tourism attraction for foreigners to come to Sarawak.
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