The Minister of Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sports (MOTACYS), Datuk Haji Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah celebrates Sarawak Convention Bureau’s (SCB) achievement as the first awardee in the MICE & Destination category for the prestigious ‘The BrandLaureate Industry Champion Brand ICON Awards 2017’. Pictured at the Minister’s recent courtesy call to SCB are Datuk Haji Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah (5th left), receiving an appreciation gift from SCB Chairman, YB Dato’ Sri Dr. Muhammad Leo Michael Toyad Abdullah (6th left); Deputy SCB Chairman, Datuk Abang Haji Abdul Karim Tun Abang Haji Openg (4th left); MOTACYS Permanent Secretary, Datu Ik Pahon Joyik (5th right); President of Sarawak Tourism Federation, Philip Yong (3rd right); and SCB Chief Operating Officer, Amelia Roziman (3rd left).
Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB) was established in 2006 by the State Government of Sarawak. SCB is a non-profit company whose aim is to bring Sarawak to the forefront as a competitive destination for international meetings. The Bureau is a member of the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA). SCB’s mission is to help connect NGOs, corporations and government bodies in their collective quest to make international conventions a success in Sarawak.