Friday, September 25, 2009

Mesmerising Korea Fest awaits visitors at 1Borneo

Kota Kinabalu: Invited guests were treated to an eye-opener of what to expect during the two-day Saranghaeyo Korea Festival at the opening ceremony at 1Borneo, here, Thursday night.

Mesmerising Korean dances, unique dishes, cultures and many other interesting experiences await visitors when the inaugural event opens to the public from today (Friday) to Sept. 27 at 1Borneo.

Minister of Tourism, Culture and Environment Datuk Masidi Manjun, Ministry's officers and staff, Sabah tourism players and members of the local media were treated to two traditional dances and performances by award-winning hip-hop group Extreme Dance Comedy and other performances.

He hailed Korean presence, already a fixture in Sabah scenario, as a manifestation of close relations between the State and Korea.

Attributing it to the diplomatic ties between Malaysia and Korea bonded since February 1960, he said the confidence Korea has in Sabah is not only aptly displayed through its close geographical distance but also through economic relations.

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