RWMF 2022 ends on high note

21/6/2022 2:50:00 AM

RWMF 2022 ends on high note

Rainforest World Music Festival, Rwmf

RWMF 2022 ends on high note

KUCHING, June 21 — The Rainforest World Music Festival ( RWMF ) ended its 25th edition on Sunday night — not quietly, but with a bang. At around 11pm, the finale began with...

Tuesday, 21 Jun 2022 7:07 AM MYTKUCHING, June 21 — The Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) ended its 25th edition on Sunday night — not quietly, but with a bang.At around 11pm, the finale began with performers gathering on stage cheering and dancing to mark the end of RWMF 2022.

This was followed by a spectacle of awesome stage sparks which brightened up the stage.The crowd, by the thousands, also joined in as they whooped and cheered their way through the end of the festival at midnight.With the festival reaching its attendance target of 12,000 visitors, this was a clear sign the festival would make its return for its 26th edition.

Read more:
Malay Mail »

Selangor MB: State resources remain on standby for floods, emergencies until January 2023

EMERGENCY response personnel and relief centres will remain on standby for possible floods or any other emergency until January 2023, says Selangor Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Amirudin Shari. Read more >>

MOH: PICKids vaccination opens for five days from June 20, 2022PUTRAJAYA (June 19): The National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme for Children (PICKids) will be open for five days, from Monday (June 20) to Friday (June 24), to vaccinate children aged five to 11.Deputy Health Minister Datuk Dr Noor Azmi Ghazali said the vaccination drive was in conjunction with the 2022 National Immunisation Week on June 16, themed “Perlindungan Sepanjang Hayat untuk Semua” (Lifelong Protection for All).“The opening of this vaccination is for parents who now wish to get the Covid-19

1,000 anggota PBT seluruh negara sertai Kayuhan MALA - WCE 2022LUMUT: Kira-kira 1,000 pegawai dan kakitangan pihak berkuasa tempatan (PBT) dari seluruh negara menyertai program Kayuhan Basikal Persatuan PBT Malaysia (MALA) - Lebuhraya Pesisiran Pantai Barat (WCE) 2022 pagi ini. Ok lah tu. Nanti adalah peruntukan makan minum tu

India to begin 5G deployment in August 2022, says ministerNEW DELHI (June 19): India's federal telecom minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said 5G deployment will begin in the country from August to September this year.'In 2022, we are going to start the deployment of 5G from August to September. But what is more important is at the same time complete 4G and 5G technology stacks have been developed in the country and tested for a billion calls simultaneously,' Xinhua quoted Vaishnaw as saying.The minister was talking at a summit organised

UMW’s auto sales 4.0pc up in May 2022 with 26,480 unitsKUALA LUMPUR, June 20 — The UMW Group’s automotive sales grew 4 per cent year-on-year in May 2022 as both UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) and Perodua registered healthy sales of 26,480...

Unity in Bytes 2022 instils digital culture, promotes regional tourismBANTING (June 19): The organising of the ASEAN Digital Cultural Ambassadors Transformation Programme 2022: Unity in Bytes (UIB) is seen as able to foster digital literacy, especially among youths, said Deputy Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture Datuk Seri Dr Santhara Kumar.He said the cultural exchange programme held in collaboration with Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM) would also pave the way for self-development of youths and cultural practitioners in facing the Covid-19 situation which requires creativity and innovation in promoting

Johor's unemployment rate drops 0.7% in Q1 2022ISKANDAR PUTERI: The unemployment rate in Johor has dropped 0.7% to 3.2% for the first quarter of this year compared to the same period last year (2021).

for the latest news you need to know.A PUTRAJAYA (June 19): The National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme for Children (PICKids) will be open for five days, from Monday (June 20) to Friday (June 24), to vaccinate children aged five to 11.LUMUT: Kira-kira 1,000 pegawai dan kakitangan pihak berkuasa tempatan (PBT) dari seluruh negara menyertai program Kayuhan Basikal Persatuan PBT Malaysia (MALA) – Lebuhraya Pesisiran Pantai Barat (WCE) 2022 pagi ini.A NEW DELHI (June 19): India's federal telecom minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said 5G deployment will begin in the country from August to September this year.

Tuesday, 21 Jun 2022 7:07 AM MYT KUCHING, June 21 — The Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) ended its 25th edition on Sunday night — not quietly, but with a bang. At around 11pm, the finale began with performers gathering on stage cheering and dancing to mark the end of RWMF 2022. “The opening of this vaccination is for parents who now wish to get the Covid-19 vaccine for children who missed it before and the concern of the Ministry of Health (MOH) on the safety of children from vaccine-preventable diseases,” he said in a statement on Sunday. This was followed by a spectacle of awesome stage sparks which brightened up the stage. Menurut Tung Seang, program kayuhan basikal sejauh 93 kilometer itu melibatkan pegawai dan kakitangan dari 59 PBT seluruh negara. The crowd, by the thousands, also joined in as they whooped and cheered their way through the end of the festival at midnight. He said the distribution was based on the stock of vaccines at a facility on the day, and if the day’s stock has run out, parents would have to return the next day. With the festival reaching its attendance target of 12,000 visitors, this was a clear sign the festival would make its return for its 26th edition. The minister indicated that India, with its current data prices significantly lower than the global average, will continue to set rate benchmarks as new services are rolled out.

According to Minister of Tourism, Creative Industry and Performing Arts Dato Sri Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah at a press conference last night, the next edition of RWMF will be held in June next year. He said for children reaching the age of five, parents can still book vaccination appointments, according to the date and place of vaccination of choice, through the MySejahtera application. Pada masa sama, jelasnya, ia turut dapat memperkenalkan lagi WCE kepada pengguna jalan raya sebagai laluan alternatif dari Lembah Klang dan selatan tanah air ke utara Semenanjung. “So, watch out for the dates,” he said. Alena Murang on stage at the RFMF. — Borneo Post Online pic The concert on the closing night of the festival featured a myriad of performers from around the world, including Timo Vaananen from Finland, Warsaw Village Band from Poland, Stephen Seifert from USA and Flame of the Forest from Singapore. Sarawakian performers also took centre stage, including Rining Peter Paris, Arthur Borman, Alena Murang and the youngest solo performer, 11-year-old Nikita Sarna, who performed alongside Alena during the concert last night. On Wednesday, the federal government approved a proposal to conduct 5G spectrum auctions by the end of July this year.

Nikita Sarna, 11, the youngest performer at the Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) 2022. — Borneo Post Online pic The three-day concert also featured notable performers such as Mathew Ngau Jau, At Adau and Pinanak Sentah. Mathew Ngau Jau performs at the RWMF. — Borneo Post Online pic For daytime activities, a series of workshops, arts and crafts exhibitions and live shows in selected venues were also held. The sape class held by Persatuan Anak Seni Sape Kuching (Pusak), in particular, gained traction from enthusiasts as they learned how to play the traditional lute.

Participants learn how to play the safe at one of the classes held at RWMF. — Borneo Post Online pic With the theme ‘Legendary Rainforest Celebration’, this year’s edition of RWMF featured 60 performers from 20 countries and was also the first time since the festival’s inception in 1998 that it was hosted as a hybrid event. — Borneo Post Online Advertisement .