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  • Triggering Biotechnology Industry in Sabah

    Date: 25th January 2018

    Venue: Shangri- La's Tanjung Aru Resort, Kota Kinabalu

    For more information please contact Ms. Ken Kartina at +6088-369080 or email kenkartina.khamis@sabah.gov.my


  • New deadline for submission as follows:

    16 October- 15 January: Vetting process in February/ March

    16 January- 15 April: Vetting process in May/ June

    16 April- 15 July: Vetting process in August/ September

    16 July- 15 October: Vetting process in November/ December

    More information

  • We have moved our office to the following address:

    Sabah Biodiversity Centre

    Natural Resources Office, Chief Minister's Department

    19th Floor, Block A, Sabah State Administrative Centre,

    88400 Kota Kinabalu,


    Tel: +6088 369 000/ +6088 369 099

    Fax: +6088 250 753

    More information


  • Professional Visit Pass (Researcher) document checklist- updated information from Immigration Department of Malaysia

    Updated: 10th October 2017

  • Click on the links above for more information


    • Researcher and local collaborator are required to make every effort to conduct analyses in Sabah utilising the exisiting facilities and expertise
    • If the analyses cannot be done in Sabah, the researcher and the local collaborator are required to justify the reason for export and to propose efforts in enhancing capacity building of the local institutions (include this in your application)
    • If your analyses are partially conducted locally, please specify this in your application
    • Be specific and elaborate on the research activities/ analyses

    Click here for more information.

    Effective from 12th June 2017