Milestones
1965-1969
1965 9 November 1965
Tun Datu Haji Mustapha bin Datu Harun proposed the establishment of Yayasan Sabah at old cinema, Mesapol, Sipitang.

30 November 1965
A draft bill was prepared and deliberated at the Executive Committee of Parti Perikatan Sabah before it was debated in Sabah State Legislative Assembly.

3 December 1965
The draft bill was published in the local newspapers to acquire feedback from the public.

16 December 1965
Tun Datu Haji Mustapha bin Datu Harun invited Datuk Professor Zainal Abidin bin Abdul Wahid, a lecturer from the History Department, University of Malaya to conduct a study on the education system in Sabah.

19 December 1965
Datuk Professor Zainal Abidin bin Abdul Wahid started the study on the education system in Sabah.

22 December 1965
Datuk Professor Zainal Abidin bin Abdul Wahid submitted his report on the proposed roles of Yayasan Sabah in improving the education level in Sabah.

1966 13 January 1966
Tun Datu Haji Mustapha bin Datu Harun discloses the study's findings and the future planning of Yayasan Sabah.

22 April 1966
Chief Minister of Sabah, Tan Sri Peter Lo Su Yin submitted the Sabah Foundation Bill to the Sabah State Legislative Assembly.

26 April 1966
The Sabah Legislative Assembly passed the Sabah Foundation Bill 1966.

10 May 1966
Establishment of Yayasan Sabah through the Sabah Foundation Enactment No.8, 1996 of the Sabah State Legislative Assembly.

8 August 1966
Tun Datu Haji Mustapha bin Datu Harun remain appointed as the first Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees.

1967 1967
Yayasan Sabah’s first office at 81/83 Gaya Street, Kota Kinabalu. The office space is now occupied by RHB Bank, Kota Kinabalu Branch.

1967
Implementation of a Local Scholarship Programme for secondary school students in Sabah.

25 November 1967
Tan Sri Syed Kechik bin Syed Mohamed Al-Bukhary remain appointed as the first Director of Yayasan Sabah.

1968 29 January 1968
First batch of 116 Yayasan Sabah sponsored students sent to Peninsular Malaysia for secondary education.

1968
Implementation of study loan programmes for tertiary education.

1969 1969
Negotiated for and on behalf of the State Government to reclaim the 5,700 sq. miles of timber concession from local and foreign concessionaires previously awarded by the British Colonial Government.

1969
Encik Theodore Douglas Alexander Lind, Encik Abdul Ghani Mandar and Puan Hasnah Harvey were the first Yayasan Sabah sponsored students in institutions of higher learning overseas.
1970-1974
1970 5 September 1970
Establishment of three companies owned by Yayasan Sabah, i.e. Rakyat Bersatu Sdn. Bhd., Rakyat Berjaya Sdn. Bhd. and Sabah Berjaya Sdn. Bhd.

28 December 1970
The State Government granted Yayasan Sabah a logging area of 3,300 square miles through a License Agreement for Timber.

1971 Early 1971
Implementation of scholarship programmes for tertiary education in Peninsular Malaysia.

18 January 1971
Rakyat Berjaya Sdn. Bhd. given the rights to log in 3,300 miles per square feet in Labuk-Kinabatangan, Sandakan.

18 January 1971
Establishment of a Trust Fund to manage Amanah Tun Datu Haji Mustapha.

11 June 1971
Acquisition of MV Kinabalu Satu, Yayasan Sabah’s first vessel under the Kinabalu series.

3 August – 18 September 1971
First distribution of Amanah Tun Datu Haji Mustapha.

1972 January 1972
Completion of Yayasan Sabah hostel in Tenom.

28 February 1972
Establishment of Yasa Nanzai Shipping Company Limited.

10 March 1972
Acquisition of MV Kinabalu Dua, Yayasan Sabah’s second vessel under the Kinabalu series.

April 1972
Completion of Yayasan Sabah hostel in Tambunan.

May 1972
Completion of Yayasan Sabah hostel in Tawau.

14 May 1972
Acquisition of MV Kinabalu Tiga, Yayasan Sabah’s third vessel under the Kinabalu series.

11 September 1972
Acquisition of MV Kinabalu Lima, Yayasan Sabah’s fourth vessel under the Kinabalu series.

14 September 1972
Acquisition of MV Kinabalu Enam, Yayasan Sabah’s fifth vessel under the Kinabalu series.

22 November 1972
Acquisition of MV Kinabalu Tujoh, Yayasan Sabah’s sixth vessel under the Kinabalu series.

1972
Yayasan Sabah Kuala Lumpur branch office officially opened.

1973 July 1973
First intake of students at Yayasan Sabah-Institiut Technology MARA (YS-ITM).

17 August 1973
Official opening of Yayasan Sabah-Institiut Technology MARA (YS-ITM) campus and Yayasan Sabah hostel in Kota Kinabalu by the Chief Minister of Sabah, Tun Datu Haji Mustapha bin Datu Harun.

1 August – 25 September 1973
Second distribution of Amanah Tun Datu Haji Mustapha.

1973
Completion of Yayasan Sabah hostels in Beaufort, Beluran and Sandakan.

1974 1974
Establishment of Yayasan Sabah branch offices in Melaka, Kedah and Terengganu.

3 June 1974
Signing ceremony between Yayasan Sabah through Sinora Sdn. Bhd. and Yuasa Trading Company Limited, Japan, to establish a joint-venture company undertaking downstream timber processing.

20 June – 2 July 1974
Third distribution of Amanah Tun Datu Haji Mustapha.

22 June 1974
Acquisition of MV Kinabalu Lapan, Yayasan Sabah’s seventh vessel under the Kinabalu series.

June 1974
Completion of Yayasan Sabah hostels in Kota Marudu, Kudat, Papar, Sipitang and Ranau.

30 September 1974
First intake of students in Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia - Sabah (UKMS) branch campus in Kinarut.

1975-1979
1975 February 1975
The piling work of the Yayasan Sabah Headquarters Complex started.

3 March 1975
Introduction of Flying Doctor Service to rural areas.

15 April 1975
Sapanggar Sdn. Bhd., Yayasan Sabah’s company has joint a venture with the North Borneo Timbers Bhd. Sabah Softwoods Sdn. Bhd. currently known as Sabah Softwoods Bhd. was incorporated in December 1973.

April 1975
First official logo of Yayasan Sabah was introduced.

30 June 1975
Acquisition of MV Kinabalu Sembilan, Yayasan Sabah’s eighth vessel under the Kinabalu series.

28 July 1975
Acquisition of MV Kinabalu Sepuloh, Yayasan Sabah’s ninth vessel under the Kinabalu series.

1976 22 June 1976
Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Harris bin Mohd. Salleh appointed as Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees.

22 June 1976
Tan Sri Datuk Benedict Stephens appointed as Director/Managing Director of Yayasan Sabah.

31 July 1976
Acquisition of MV Kinabalu Sebelas, Yayasan Sabah’s tenth vessel under the Kinabalu series.

10 September 1976
Acquisition of MV Kinabalu Dua Belas, Yayasan Sabah’s eleventh vessel under the Kinabalu series.

December 1976
Completion of 128 units of four-storey shophouses at Sinsuran, Kota Kinabalu.

December 1976
Yayasan Sabah second office at Block K, Sinsuran Complex.

1977 Early 1977
Completion of Likas coastal road linking Kota Kinabalu centre business district to Inanam south.

30 June 1977
Acquisition of MV Kinabalu Lima Belas.

1978 20 March – 7 May 1978
Distribution of Amanah Rakyat Sabah.

31 March 1978
Establishment of Sabah Melale Wood Industries Sdn. Bhd.

21 June 1978
Establishment of Koperasi Serbaguna Kakitangan Sabah (KOYASA).

11 July 1978
Official opening of Yayasan Sabah hostel in Keningau by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Harris bin Mohd. Salleh.

August 1978
Completion of Phase 1A of Kota Kinabalu Sports Complex.

1979 13 February 1979
Introduction of uniform distribution scheme for primary school students.

29 March 1979
Establishment of Yayasan Sabah Shipping Sdn. Bhd. (YSSSB).

30 May 1979
Establishment of Pacific Hardwoods Sdn. Bhd. and Silam Forest Products Sdn. Bhd.

July 1979
Completion of Yayasan Sabah Headquarters building (now known as Menara Tun Mustapha).

20 July – 19 September 1979
Distribution of Amanah Rakyat Sabah.

October 1979
Introduction of stationeries distribution scheme for primary and secondary students.

1979
Introduction of school holiday break camp for Yayasan Sabah students in secondary schools in Peninsular Malaysia.

1979
Completion of Yayasan Sabah hostel in Federal Territory of Labuan.

1980-1984
1980 1 January 1980
Appointment of Tengku Datuk Zainal bin Tengku Mahmood as the Deputy Director of Yayasan Sabah.

February 1980
Delivery of MV Yayasan Satu, Yayasan Sabah’s first vessel under the Yayasan series. The vessel was launched on 24 March 1980.

5 April – 31 October 1980
Distribution of Amanah Rakyat Sabah.

June 1980
Delivery of MV Yayasan Dua, Yayasan Sabah’s second vessel under the Yayasan series.

6 June 1980
Official opening of Tun Datuk Haji Mohd. Fuad Stephens Borneo Research Library by Sabah Head of State, His Excellency Tun Haji Mohd. Adnan Robert.

21 June 1980
Establishment of Safima Plantation Sdn. Bhd.

7 August 1980
Yayasan Sabah adopted a new logo.

September 1980
Delivery of the MV Yayasan Tiga.

15 October 1980
Launching of milk distribution scheme for primary school students. The event held at Kampung Buayan, Penampang was officiated by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Harris bin Mohd. Salleh, Chief Minister of Sabah.

1980
Establishment of the Career Guidance and Counselling Department.

1981 25 January – 1 April 1981
Distribution of Amanah Rakyat Sabah.

15 February 1981
Introduction of shoe distribution scheme for primary students. The event was officiated by the Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia, Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohammad.

June 1981
Completion of Phase 1B and 1C of Kota Kinabalu Sports Complex.

1981
Completion of Phase I of Yayasan Sabah-Institiut Teknologi MARA (YS-ITM) at Kuala Manggatal.

1982 March 1982
Introduction of milk distribution scheme for kindergarten pupils.

19 June 1982
Official launching of Yayasan Sabah Paramedic (PAYS), operating a 24 hours ambulance service around Kota Kinabalu. PAYS started its operation on 15 August 1981.

29 August 1982
Delivery of MV Yayasan Lima by Sabah Shipyard Sdn. Bhd., Federal Territory of Labuan. Yayasan Sabah’s fourth vessel under the Yayasan series.

September 1982
First intake of 138 students enrolled at the Yayasan Sabah Ria Kindergarten.

18 December 1982
Official launching of MV Yayasan Enam, by Sabah Head of State, His Excellency Tun Datuk Haji Mohd. Adnan Robert at Limbungan Sabah Shipyard Sdn. Bhd., Federal Territory of Labuan.

1982
Shoe distribution scheme extended to secondary students.

1983 17 March 1983
Official opening of Kindergarten building of Child Development Centre by Sabah Head of State, His Excellency Tun Datuk Haji Mohd. Adnan Robert.

1983
Completion of Phase II of Yayasan Sabah-Institiut Teknologi MARA (YS-ITM) at Kuala Manggatal.

1983
Official launching of MV Yayasan Tujuh by the Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia, Tun Datuk Musa Hitam at Limbungan Sabah Shipyard Sdn. Bhd., Federal Territory of Labuan.

1984 March 1984
Delivery of MV Yayasan Lapan by Sabah Shipyard Sdn. Bhd., Federal Territory of Labuan.

25 September 1984
MoU on Danum Valley Rainforest Research and Training Programme between the Danum Valley Management Committee (DVMC) and the Royal Society, United Kingdom on the research work to be carried out at Danum Valley. Presently, the collaboration continues with the South East Asia Rainforest Research Partnership (SEARRP).

October 1984
Yayasan Sabah Forest Management Plan (1984-2032) was approved by the Sabah State Government.

1984
The InSPIRE project (Integrated System of Program Instruction for Rural Environment or a specially planned Teaching Guidance System for primary schools in rural areas) in Sabah was introduced.

1985-1989
1985 1 – 18 April 1985
Distribution of Amanah Rakyat Sabah.

18 June 1985
Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Joseph Pairin Kitingan appointed as Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees.

18 June 1985
Datuk Seri Panglima Dr. Jeffrey G. Kitingan appointed as Director/ Managing Director of Yayasan Sabah.

July 1985
Completion of the Voluntary Associations Complex, Tuaran Road.

1986 29 August 1986
Official opening of Danum Valley Field Centre, (for research, training, and education on conservation) by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Yayasan Sabah, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Joseph Pairin Kitingan.

15 September 1986
Introduction of Health Education Services to the rural areas.

1987 21 March 1987
Establishment of Luasong Forestry Centre as a tropical forest development and operational bases for the activities of logging, measurement, inventory and agro-forestry.

10 July – 24 September 1987
Yayasan Sabah coordinated Operation Raleigh scientific and community expeditions in Sabah.

18 December 1987
Official opening and handing over ceremony of Asrama Kinabalu, University of Malaya by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Yayasan Sabah, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Joseph Pairin Kitingan. The building was completed in August 1985.

1988 18 April – 6 May 1988
Yayasan Sabah, Royal Malaysian Air Force and World Wide Fund (WWF) conducted a scientific research in Maliau Basin.

17 August 1988
Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd. was incorporated as the investment vehicle of Yayasan Sabah and the management company of the commercial activities of the group of companies.

7 October 1988
Launching of Sabah Nature Club by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Joseph Pairin Kitingan.

1 December 1988
Tanjung Aru Hotel Sdn. Bhd. signed Management Agreement with Shangri-La International Hotel Management Limited.

1 December 1988
Yayasan Sabah acquired a special air-conditioned mobile health care unit, Put-On-Deck (POD) concept. It was the first of its kind in South East Asia.

5 December 1988
Launching of the Yayasan Sabah People Development (YSPD) pilot project at Tambunan Village Resort Centre Kampung Keranaan, Tambunan.

1989 March 1989
First batch of 30 children was enrolled at the Child Development Centre Nursery.

24 April 1989
ICSB acquired 15 per cent equity in Shell Timur Sdn. Bhd.

July 1989
Establishment of Institute of People Development which was later known as Kolej Komuniti Yayasan Sabah then Kolej Yayasan Sabah and thereafter Kolej Teknikal Yayasan Sabah.

16 September 1989
Yayasan Sabah Group won the first runner up Float Procession in conjunction with the Official 63rd Birthday of TYT Yang di-Pertua Negeri Sabah Parade and Closing Ceremony of the 25th Sabah Merdeka Celebration.

1 December 1989
Datuk Seri Panglima Dr. Jeffrey G. Kitingan appointed as Chairman of Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd. Board of Directors.

1989
Completion of Yayasan Sabah hostel at SK Lotong, Tambunan.

1990-1994
1990 8 May 1990
Visit of His Majesty the Sultan of Kedah Darul Aman, Tuanku Al-Mutassimu Billahi Muhibbudin Sultan Abdul Halim Al-Muadzam Shah Ibni Almarhum Sultan Badlishah and Tuanku Hajah Bahiyah Binti Almarhum Tuanku Abdul Rahman to Yayasan Sabah Headquarters Complex.

8 May - 23 June 1990
Distribution of Amanah Rakyat Sabah for seven weeks.

23 May 1990
Launching of Sabah State Scholarship Award of Excellence by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Joseph Pairin Kitingan for top ten students of Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) and Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM). Presently the scholarship is awarded to the Top Ten (Open Category) and Top Thirty (Bumiputera Category) SPM students.

30 July - 3 August 1990
Yayasan Sabah organised an International Conference of Forest Biology and Conservation at Tun Ahmad Raffae Auditorium. The conference was officiated by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Joseph Pairin Kitingan.

6 September 1990
Launching of Community Forestry Development Project in Ulu Kinabatangan, Tongod by the Chief Minister of Sabah Cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Joseph Pairin Kitingan.

15-22 September 1990
Yayasan Sabah hosted the first Inter-State Foundation Sports Carnival (PESAYA). Yayasan Sabah emerged champions eight times out of thirteen championships held.

1990
First intake of 15 building/construction students for a two-and-a-half-year training at the Institute of People Development (IPD).

1991 15 March 1991
MoA between Yayasan Sabah and Association of Canadian Community College (ACCC) on a short term technical assistance for the Institute of People Development (IPD).

7 April 1991
MoU between Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd. (ICSB) and Centre Technique Forestier Tropical (CTFT), France for In-Vitro Culture Propagation. The collaboration was further renewed with Biotechnology and Horticulture Division (BHD). Presently, all research on Teak is undertaken by YSG Bioscape Sdn. Bhd. (YSG Biotech Sdn. Bhd.).

15 August 1991
Official opening of an Integrated Timber Processing Complex at Pacific Hardwoods Sdn. Bhd., Silam, Lahad Datu by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Joseph Pairin Kitingan.

13 September 1991
Official opening of Yayasan Sabah hostel in Tambunan by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Joseph Pairin Kitingan.

15 September 1991
Official opening of a suspension bridge in Kampung Inarad, Ulu Kinabatangan by the State Assemblyman for Kuamut, Datuk Joseph Siting Saang.

27 November 1991
Official opening of Danum Valley Field Centre (DVFC) Phase III development by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Joseph Pairin Kitingan.

2 December 1991
MoU between Rakyat Berjaya Sdn. Bhd. (RBJ) and Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM) for technical consultation on rattan and valuable wood species. The collaboration continued until 2017.

6 December 1991
First convocation of the Institute of People Development (IPD), now known as Kolej Teknikal Yayasan Sabah (KTYS).

17 December 1991
Official opening of Yayasan Sabah Sports Centre by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Joseph Pairin Kitingan.

1991
An ancient burial site was discovered under a ledge on the escarpment facing Borneo Rainforest Lodge (BRL), Lahad Datu. BRL was registered as a tourism project by the Tourist Development Corporation, Malaysia and granted pioneer status by the Malaysian Industrial Development Authority (MIDA).

1992 2 January 1992
Yayasan Sabah launched the People Development Programme Series II, officiated by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Joseph Pairin Kitingan.

21 March 1992
MoU between Innoprise Corporation Sdn Bhd. and Swedish University of Agriculture Science (SUAS) on Tropical Forest Research Study in Luasong, Tawau. The collaboration continued until 2016.

17 June 1992
MoU between Rakyat Berjaya Sdn. Bhd. (RBJ) and Commonwealth Scientific Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) on the Eucalyptus Seed Garden project. The collaboration continued until 1996.

29 June 1992
MoA between Rakyat Berjaya Sdn. Bhd. and FACE (Forests Absorbing Carbon Dioxide Emissions) Foundation of the Netherlands on the rehabilitation of logged-over forest for Phase I. The collaboration continues with FACE Forests B.V.

1 August 1992
MoU between Rakyat Berjaya Sdn. Bhd. (RBJ) and New England Power Company (NEP), USA on Reduced Impact Logging project. The collaboration continued until 1998.

8 December 1992
Official opening of Innoprise Wood Products Sdn. Bhd. by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Joseph Pairin Kitingan.

1993 27 March 1993
Official opening of Yayasan Sabah hostel at SK Pegalan Kusob, Tambunan by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Joseph Pairin Kitingan.

13 May 1993
Establishment of the first infrastructure in Maliau Basin known as Maliau Basin Field Station at Camel Trophy Base Camp, through the donation of USD500,000 from the Camel Trophy.

31 August 1993
Yayasan Sabah emerged champion in the National Day parade (Statutory Body Category).

8 December 1993
Innoprise Wood Products Sdn. Bhd. first full year export of garden furniture to Europe and the United States of America.

1994 30 March 1994
Chief Minister of Sabah, Tun Datuk Seri Panglima Dr. Haji Sakaran bin Dandai appointed as the Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees.

1 April 1994
Sabah State Secretary, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Datu Khalil bin Datu Haji Jamalul, JP appointed as the Acting Director of Yayasan Sabah.

8 May 1994
Official opening of Kinabalu Wing, Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort (STAR) by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees (represented by the Deputy Chief Minister of Sabah, Datuk Seri Panglima Mohd. Salleh bin Tun Mohd. Said Keruak).

24 June 1994
Official opening of Sinora Plymill II in Sandakan by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tun Datuk Seri Panglima Dr. Haji Sakaran bin Dandai.

1 July 1994
Completion of Borneo Rainforest Lodge (BRL) Phase 1 comprising of ten rooms of duplex chalets. BRL opened for business as a commercial nature tourism facility.

1 October 1994
Tuan Haji Abdul Kadir Haji Damsal appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd.

1 October 1994
Completion of a canopy walkway, a key attraction at Borneo Rainforest Lodge (BRL).

9 November 1994
Sinora Particle Board Sdn. Bhd. officiated by the Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia, Datuk Seri Panglima Anwar Ibrahim.

20 December 1994
Official opening of Borneo Research Centre by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tun Datuk Seri Panglima Dr. Haji Sakaran bin Dandai.

30 December 1994
Launching of "BAKTI IKHLAS" as corporate philosophy of Yayasan Sabah by Chief Minister of Sabah, Datuk Seri Panglima Dr. Mohd. Salleh bin Tun Mohd. Said Keruak.

1995-1999
1995 12 January 1995
Datuk Seri Panglima Dr. Mohd. Salleh bin Tun Mohd. Said Keruak appointed as the Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees.

13 February 1995
Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman appointed as the Chairman of Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd. Board of Directors.

1 March 1995
Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman appointed as the Director of Yayasan Sabah cum Chief Executive of Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd.

16 May 1995
The Danum Valley Conservation Area of 43,892 hectares upgraded as Class 1 (Protection) Forest Reserve.

2 September 1995
Handing over of Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) temporary campus.

8 September 1995
MoU between Yayasan Sabah and Universiti Pertanian Malaysia (UPM) on the recognition of Luasong Forestry Centre, Tawau and Danum Valley Field Centre (DVFC), Lahad Datu as affiliated UPM campuses.
1996 7 January 1996
Borneo Rainforest Lodge (BRL) awarded the “Best New Tourist Attraction in ASEAN” at the 10th ASEANTA Award for Excellence in Tourism at the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Convention in Surabaya, Indonesia.

14-16 March 1996
Visit of His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf and Her Majesty Queen Silvia of Sweden to Borneo Rainforest Lodge (BRL) in Danum Valley, Lahad Datu.

13 April 1996
Director of Yayasan Sabah, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman officiated the Japanese International Research Centre for Agriculture Science (JIRCAS) building in Luasong Forestry Centre, Tawau.

12-15 May 1996
Maliau Basin Scientific Expedition was organised by Yayasan Sabah, Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) and the Ministry of Tourism and Environmental Development Sabah.

6 June 1996
Sale of shares agreement on Norsechem (Sabah) Sdn. Bhd. between Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd. (ICSB), Permodalan Bumiputra Sabah Berhad and Hexza Corporation Berhad.

3 July 1996
Sinora Industries Berhad (SIB) listed on the Bursa Saham Kuala Lumpur (BSKL).

25 July 1996
Datuk Seri Panglima Yong Teck Lee appointed as the Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees.

25 July 1996
Launching of Yayasan Sabah staff housing sales (Taman Bakti Ikhlas) by the Director of Yayasan Sabah, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman.

4 August 1996
Handing over of key for Yayasan Sabah Village Hostel at Kg. Sungai-Sungai, Sugut, Beluran.

21 August 1996
Handing over ceremony of the findings on the research of lead poisoning exposure among preschool children in Sabah from Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM).

31 August 1996
Yayasan Sabah won “The Overall Best Decorative and The Most Colourful Category” in the float procession competition in conjunction with the National Day.

31 August - 1 September 1996
Visit of the Prime Minister of Malaysia, Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohammad and Tun Dr. Siti Hasmah Mohamad Ali to Danum Valley Field Centre (DVFC) and Borneo Rainforest Lodge (BRL), Lahad Datu.

16 October 1996
Datuk Dr. Mohd. Tahir Jaafar appointed as the Deputy Director of Yayasan Sabah.

31 October – 1 November 1996
Visit of His Majesty Seri Paduka Baginda Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Tuanku Jaafar Ibni Al-Marhum Tuanku Abdul Rahman and Her Majesty Seri Paduka Baginda Raja Permaisuri Agong, Tuanku Najihah binti Al-Marhum Tuanku Besar Burhanuddin to Danum Valley Field Centre (DVFC) and Borneo Rainforest Lodge (BRL), Lahad Datu.

27 November 1996
Official opening of Nature Discovery Centre or "Pondok Rimba" at the Danum Valley Field Centre, Lahad Datu.

December 1996
Completion of Borneo Rainforest Lodge (BRL), Lahad Datu Phase II comprising 18 single-unit chalets.

1996
Danum Valley Management Plan (1996-2020) was prepared to outline the strategic actions required to achieve the Danum Valley Conservation Area (DVCA) in research, education, training and nature tourism. Subsequently, the second Management Plan (2010-2020) was prepared.

1997 23 February 1997
Official opening of Yayasan Sabah District Hostel in Kampung Padas, Sibuga Sandakan by the Director of Yayasan Sabah, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman.

22 March 1997
Official opening of Yayasan Sabah Sipitang District Hostel by the Assistant Minister of the Chief Minister, Datuk Sapawi bin Haji Ahmad

17 April 1997
MoU between Yayasan Sabah and Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) on research development projects in the field of social, educational commercial and science; biodiversity and forest conservation.

20 September 1997
Launching of Yayasan Sabah website through internet and intranet officiated by the Director of Yayasan Sabah, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman.

24 November 1997
MoU between Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd. and British Columbia Fire Service, a fire protection agency on Forest Fire Protection for Yayasan Sabah Concession Area.

29 November 1997
Official opening of Yayasan Sabah Village Hostel at SK Simpangan Paitan, Beluran.

17 December 1997
Launching of Yayasan Sabah Auxiliary Fire Squad by the Director of Yayasan Sabah cum Chief Executive Officer of Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd., Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman.

1998 2 June 1998
MoU between Rakyat Berjaya Sdn. Bhd. (RBJ) and IKEA on rehabilitation project in the Yayasan Sabah concession area. Presently, the collaboration has entered its fourth phase (2015-2024).

6 June 1998
Yayasan Sabah team won the 13th Dragon Boat Festival (International Category).

2 October 1998
Tuan Haji Kamis bin Haji Awang Ali appointed as the Deputy Director II of Yayasan Sabah.

15 October 1998
Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Bernard Giluk Dompok appointed as the Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees.

8 March 1998
Official opening of Yayasan Sabah District Hostel at Kg. Seri Melor, Semporna by the Deputy Minister of Housing and Local Government, Datuk Seri Panglima Mohd. Shafie bin Apdal.

1999 19 July 1999
Datuk Seri Panglima Osu Haji Sukam appointed as the Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees.

5 August 1999
Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Datu Khalil bin Datu Haji Jamalul, JP appointed as the Chairman of Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd. Board of Directors.

13 August 1999
Launching of Lead Awareness Campaign on health hazards from lead poisoning exposure among children by the Minister in the Chief Minister’s Department, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman.

1999
Danum Valley Conservation Area was further gazetted under the Cultural Heritage (Conservation) Enactment 1997 as a Cultural Heritage Conservation Area.

2000-2004
2000 22 February 2000
Yayasan Sabah Training Unit received an international recognition award, MS ISO 9002:1994 certificate from Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance (LRQA).

8 June - 7 July 2000
Sabah Forestry Department and Yayasan Sabah organised the first Imbak Canyon Scientific Expedition.

20 August - 2 September 2000
Eco-Challenge (World´s toughest expedition race) in Danum Valley Conservation Area, Lahad Datu.

10 November 2000
Official opening of Yayasan Sabah building in Cairo by the Chief Minister of Sabah, Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Osu Haji Sukam.

2001 11 June 2001
Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Datu Khalil bin Datu Haji Jamalul, JP appointed as the Director of Yayasan Sabah.

11 June 2001
Tan Sri Datuk Chong Kah Kiat appointed as the Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees.

12 June 2001
Dr. Mohd. Fowzi Mohd. Razi appointed as the Group Chief Executive, Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd.

31 July 2001
Yayasan Sabah Headquarters building is officially named “Menara Tun Mustapha” in conjunction with the 35th anniversary of the establishment of Yayasan Sabah.

2002 9 July 2002
MoU between Maliau Basin Management Committee and Harvard University Herbaria (HUH) on the collaboration in the study and conservation of the Maliau flora.

2003 8 March 2003
Yayasan Sabah won two awards; Yayasan Sabah Conservation Project, Maliau Basin for "Outstanding Environmental Project Award for an Organisation 2003" and Sabah Nature Club for "Outstanding Environmental Friendly Government Organisation Award" during the Sabah Environmental Awards.

12 March 2003
Official opening of Belian Camp, Maliau Basin, Tawau by the Director of Yayasan Sabah/Chief Executive Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd., Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Datu Khalil bin Datu Haji Jamalul, JP

12 December 2003
Launching of Yayasan Sabah Group´s vision: A Dynamic, People Oriented, Committed and Caring Organisation by the Chief Minister of Sabah, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman. Subsequently, Yayasan Sabah is operationally referred as Yayasan Sabah Group.

2004 17 January 2004
Official opening of Shell Nature Interpretation and Environmental Education Building at Danum Valley Field Centre, Lahad Datu by the Sabah Head of State, His Excellency Tun Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Ahmadshah bin Abdullah.

10-24 May 2004
Yayasan Sabah Group and various local and international organisations organised the second Imbak Canyon Scientific Expedition.

1 July 2004
Datuk Dr. Johan Ariffin bin Datuk Haji A. Samad appointed as the Deputy Director of Yayasan Sabah.

13 September 2004
Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman appointed as the Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees.

2005-2009
2005 4 February 2005
MoU between Yayasan Sabah Group and Tropical Forest Trust on cooperation towards achieving Forest Stewardship Council Certification.

3 March 2005
Human Resource and Administration Division (Group) and Forestry, Processing and Marketing Division received SIRIM QAS International for implementing the Quality Management System MS ISO 9001:2000 certification.

28-30 March 2005
The 1st International CEOs Conference 2005 held at The Magellan Sutera, Sutera Harbour Resort, Kota Kinabalu. The Conference was attended by more than 600 Malaysians and international delegates from 32 countries and gathered 28 leading international speakers.

29 April 2005
Official launching of Majlis Bersama Jabatan (MBJ).

2006 10 May 2006
The 40th Anniversary of Yayasan Sabah officiated by Sabah Head of State, His Excellency Tun Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Ahmadshah bin Abdullah.

10 May 2006
Official opening of Tun Mustapha Gallery.

27 May 2006
Official opening of Kristal Ria Kindergarten Nursery in Sadong Jaya Complex by the wife of Sabah Chief Minister, Puan Sri Datuk Hajah Faridah Haji Tussin.

15-24 June 2006
Eucalyptus Camp Scientific Expedition, Maliau Basin organised by Yayasan Sabah Group and Academy of Sciences Malaysia.

2007 6 February 2007
Rakyat Berjaya Sdn. Bhd. (RBJ) awarded the National Excellence Gold Award on Occupational Safety and Health 2006 in the Forestry Category by the National Council for Occupational Safety and Health (NCOSH). The audit was conducted in Keningau.

8 February 2007
Official opening of Tamoi Bridge by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman.

8 February 2007
Official opening of Millian Forestry Centre in Tongod, Kinabatangan by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman.

20 March 2007
Official opening of YSG Biotech Sdn. Bhd. by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman at the Voluntary Association Complex, Kota Kinabalu.

24 April 2007
Yayasan Sabah Group through the Innoprise-IKEA Tropical Forest Rehabilitation Project (INIKEA) awarded IWAY Certificate by IKEA for achieving high standards on issues related to the environment, forestry and working conditions.

24 April 2007
Official opening of Shell Maliau Basin Reception and Information Building at Maliau Basin Studies Centre, Tawau by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman.

26 April 2007
Official opening of Maliau Sky Bridge and Observation Tower at Maliau Basin Studies Centre, Tawau by Manager, Social & Environment Affairs, IKEA Group, Mr. Thomas Bergmark and Group Manager of Conservation & Environmental Management Division, Yayasan Sabah Group, Dr. Waidi Sinun.

18 June 2007
Official launching of MT Maliau chemical tanker in South Korea by the State Secretary of Sabah, Datuk KY Mustafa on behalf of the Chief Minister of Sabah.

22 October 2007
Yayasan Sabah Dua Shipping Sdn. Bhd. received its first Superfast Crewboat, MV Libaran at the Asian Supply Base Rancha Rancha New Jetty, Federal Territory of Labuan.

11-22 November 2007
Yayasan Sabah Group and Quest Learning Sdn. Bhd. organised an International Women Executive Congress 2007 (IWEC 2007) at The Magellan Sutera Hotel, Sutera Harbour Resort. The Congress was attended by 326 Malaysians and international delegates besides 15 well-known international speakers.

2008 21 January 2008
Official visit of Seri Paduka Baginda Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin Ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Mahmud Al-Muktafi Billah Shah and Raja Permaisuri Agong, Sultanah Tuanku Nur Zahirah binti Adil Bakeri to Menara Tun Mustapha, Kota Kinabalu.

25 January 2008
Official launching of MT Imbak chemical tanker in South Korea by the Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Shipping Sdn. Bhd., Dato’ Rahman Dahlan.

15-27 June 2008
Yayasan Sabah Group and Asian Strategy & Leadership Institute (ASLI) organised the 2nd International CEOs Conference 2008 (ICC 2008), participated by 560 Malaysians and international delegates from 27 countries and gathered 35 leading international figures at The Magellan Sutera Hotel, Sutera Harbour Resort, Kota Kinabalu.

14 August 2008
MoU between Yayasan Sabah Group and New Forests, Australia during the International Conference on Preservation of Nature in Sabah.

25 October 2008
Yayasan Sabah Group through Sabah Softwoods Berhad (SSB) awarded the Caring Employer Award 2008 by the Labour Department of Sabah.

2009 22 October 2009
Yayasan Sabah Group and USCI organised the Blue Ocean Strategy Conference (BOSC 2009) held at The Magellan Sutera Hotel, Sutera Harbour Resort.

21 November 2009
Borneo Rainforest Lodge (BRL) awarded "Excellence in Hotel Services - Nature Lodge Category", "Best Tourism Attraction Nature Category" and "Best New Tours Package 4 days/3 nights Borneo Rainforest Lodge Package" awards during Sabah Tourism Award 2009.

2010-2014
2010 18 February 2010
Official opening of Kuala Danum River Research Station. In attendance were representatives from Kyoto University’s Wildlife Research Center, Primate Research Center and the Yayasan Sabah Group.

6 April 2010
Official launching ceremony of k@Borneo Portal by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman.

26 May 2010
Yayasan Sabah Group Forest Management Units (FMUs) 15 and 16 in the Sungai Pinangah Forest Reserve received Verification of Legal Compliance (VLC) by Rainforest Alliance of New York under its smart programme.

5 August 2010
Official opening of Yayasan Sabah Group hostel in Alexandria, Egypt by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman.

26 November 2010
Official launching of "Maliau Basin: Physical Environment and Biological Diversity of the Northern Rim" book in conjunction with the flagging-off of the third Imbak Canyon Scientific Expedition 2010.

26 November - 5 December 2010
Yayasan Sabah Group and Academy of Sciences Malaysia organised the third Imbak Canyon Scientific Expedition in Gunung Kuli area, the southern part of Imbak Canyon.

21 December 2010
Rakyat Berjaya Sdn. Bhd. (RBJ) awarded the National Excellence Gold Award on Occupational Safety & Health 2009 in the Forestry Category by the National Council for Occupational Safety and Health (NCOSH). The audit was conducted in Lahad Datu.

2011 29 January 2011
Official opening of the Maliau Basin Studies Centre (MBSC), Tawau by the Prime Minister of Malaysia, Datuk Seri Panglima Mohd. Najib bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak.

14-15 March 2011
Seminar on Findings of the 2010 Scientific Expedition into the Imbak Canyon Conservation Area at Promenade Hotel, Kota Kinabalu.

7 May 2011
Sabah Softwoods Berhad's Cenderamata Estate awarded its second "Ladang Bahagia Award" for its Brumas Tree Plantation for the National Award for Best Plantation Employer in conjunction with Workers’ Day 2011.

29 June 2011
Official launching of Yayasan Sabah Group - PETRONAS Imbak Canyon Conservation Partnership.

2012 16 June 2012
Official opening of Pusat Kraftangan Sabah (PKS) in Keningau by Prime Minister of Malaysia, Datuk Seri Panglima Mohd. Najib bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak.

29 August 2012
Official launching of Imbak Canyon Ethno-Forestry Study and Workshop on Accessing and Commercialising Biodiversity by Assistant Minister of Tourism, Culture, and Environment, Datuk Ellron Alfred Angin, on behalf of the Minister of Tourism, Culture and Environment at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, Kota Kinabalu.

15 September 2012
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William, and Catherine Middleton visited the Danum Valley Field Centre (DVFC) and Borneo Rainforest Lodge (BRL), Lahad Datu.

30 October 2012
Rakyat Berjaya Sdn. Bhd. (RBJ) once again awarded the National Excellence Gold Award on Occupational Safety and Health 2011 in the Forestry Category by the National Council for Occupational Safety and Health (NCOSH). The audit was conducted in Keningau.

12 November 2012
Yayasan Sabah Group and Deanoor International organised the Sabah Batik International Catwalk Fashion Show 2012 held at The Pacific Sutera Hotel, Sutera Harbour Resort, Kota Kinabalu.

2013 1 July 2013
Datuk Sapawi bin Haji Ahmad, JP appointed as the Director of Yayasan Sabah.

8 July 2013
MoU between Yayasan Sabah Group and Nature, Ecology and People Consult (NEPCon), Denmark on revising the Maliau Basin Conservation Area Management Plan at The Magellan Sutera, Sutera Harbour Resort, Kota Kinabalu. 9 September 2013
Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) presented the final report of the InSPIRE Project II as well as teaching modules and materials to Yayasan Sabah Group.

13 September 2013
Official opening of the Ulu Kinabatangan Information Centre and Jetty by the Assistant Minister of Youth and Sports cum State Assemblyman for Kuamut, Datuk Masiung Banah.

27 September 2013
Sultan of Selangor, Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah Alhaj Ibni Almarhum Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Alhaj visited Danum Valley Field Centre and Borneo Rainforest Lodge (BRL), Lahad Datu.

2014 30 April 2014
Official opening of Imbak Canyon Conservation Area Management Plan 2014-2024 Stakeholders Validation Workshop by the Minister of Tourism, Culture and Environment, Datuk Seri Panglima Masidi Manjun held at The Pacific Sutera Hotel, Sutera Harbour Resort, Kota Kinabalu.

10 May 2014
Official launching of Seraya Palm Oil Mill by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman.

22 May 2014
Official opening of Sabah Softwoods Hybrid Fertiliser Sdn. Bhd. factory in Palm Oil Industrial Cluster (POIC), Lahad Datu by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman.

24-25 June 2014
Official launching of the Maliau Basin Conservation Area Strategic Management Plan by the Assistant Minister of Tourism, Culture and Environment, Sabah, Datuk Pang Yuk Ming.

25-28 June 2014
Pusat Kraftangan Sabah (PKS) won first place in ‘Anugerah Produk Terbaik’ in handicraft category in the Small and Medium Entrepreneur Carnival in Kota Kinabalu.

4 July 2014
Official launching of Imbak Canyon Studies Centre (ICSC) project by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman.

13-14 September 2014
Borneo BASE Jump Menara Tun Mustapha.

17 December 2014
Rakyat Berjaya Sdn. Bhd. (RBJ) was once again awarded the National Excellence Gold Award on Occupational Safety and Health 2014 in the Forestry Category by the National Council for Occupational Safety& Health (NCOSH) held at Putrajaya Marriot Hotel, Kuala Lumpur.
2015-2019
2015 9 February 2015
Official launching of the Strategic Transformation Plan, Yayasan Sabah Group 2013-2023 by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Yayasan Sabah, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman. The launching was held at The Magellan Sutera Resort, Sutera Harbour, Kota Kinabalu.

14 April 2015
Pusat Kraftangan Sabah (PKS) acknowledged as one of the winners of the Malaysian Good Design Mark 2014 Award organised by Malaysia Design Council (MRM), an agency under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) at Marriot Hotel, Putrajaya.

10-20 May 2015
Scientific Expedition at Silam Coast Conservation Area (SCCA) organised by Yayasan Sabah Group, Sabah Wildlife Department, Sabah Fisheries Department, Sabah Parks, Sabah Biodiversity Centre, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Sabah Museum and Institute for Development Studies (Sabah) to acquire more data/information to formulate a meaningful Strategic Management Plan.

9 June 2015
International Conference on Rainforest Ecology, Biodiversity and Conservation in Borneo held at Tun Ahmad Raffae Auditorium, Menara Tun Mustapha.

12 June 2015
MoU between Yayasan Sabah Group, Maliau Basin Management Committee & Nordic Rainforest Research Network held at the Grand Ballroom, Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa (STAR), Kota Kinabalu. The collaboration aims to promote high-quality scientific projects specifically in Maliau Basin Conservation Area (MBCA) and other areas.

12 June 2015
MoU between Yayasan Sabah Group & Forest of the World held at the Grand Ballroom, Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa (STAR). The collaboration aims to promote high-quality volunteers projects in Maliau Basin Conservation Area (MBCA).

20 August 2015
Seminar on Silam Coast Conservation Area (SCCA) Scientific Expedition held at Tun Hamdan Theatre, Menara Tun Mustapha.

31 August 2015
Yayasan Sabah Group won first place (Private Sector/ Commercial Category) in National Day Parade in conjunction with the Malaysia Day Celebration.

9 November 2015
Pusat Kraftangan Sabah (PKS) through Kristal Handal Sdn. Bhd. among the 51 out of 604 Batik producers in Malaysia received the Batik Malaysia MS 692:2007 Certification held in Malaysian Handicrafts Development Corporation (MHDC), Kota Bahru, Kelantan.

3–6 December 2015
Yayasan Sabah Group through Kristal Handal Sdn. Bhd. won second place in Handicraft Cluster Competition of Textile Product Category during the “One District One Industry Showcase” held at the Melaka International Trade Centre (MITC), Ayer Keroh, Melaka.

2015
Borneo Rainforest Lodge awarded Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence, Tripadvisor Hall of Fame 2015 Certificate and Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Tourism InSPIRE Awards 2015.

2016 4 January 2016
Datuk Hajah Rosmawati Haji Lasuki, JP appointed as Deputy Director of Yayasan Sabah/Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd.

12 April 2016
Official opening of the SHELL Silam Coast Reception and Information Building by the Member of Parliament of P.188 Silam, Datuk Haji Datu Nasrun bin Haji Datu Mansur.

9 May 2016
Official launching of the 50th Yayasan Sabah Golden Jubilee Celebration by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Yayasan Sabah, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman at the Tun Ahmad Raffae Auditorium, Menara Tun Mustapha.

9 May 2016
Opening of Galleria Artisan by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Yayasan Sabah, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman at Menara Tun Mustapha in conjunction with Yayasan Sabah 50th Anniversary Celebration.

15-18 September 2016
Yayasan Sabah Group won Best Booth Competition (Services) in conjunction with Sabah International Expo (SIE 2016) held at The Magellan Sutera Resort, Sutera Harbour, Kota Kinabalu.

1 October 2016
Yayasan Sabah Group won first place (Private Sector/Commercial Category) in conjunction with the Official 63rd Birthday of His Excellency, Sabah Head of State Parade.

28-30 October 2016
Yayasan Sabah Group awarded the Most Outstanding Booth at Sabah International Travel Fair at Oceanus Waterfront Mall, Kota Kinabalu.

6 December 2016
Launching of Danum Valley Monograph "Danum Valley The Rainforest" and Danum Valley Wildlife and Resources Survey 2016 Seminar at Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa (STAR), Kota Kinabalu.

2016
Rakyat Berjaya Sdn. Bhd. (RBJ) awarded the Excellence Award for Occupational Health & Safety under the Forestry Sector by National Council for Occupational Safety & Health (NCOSH) in 2016. Audit conducted in Tawau.

2017 16-26 August 2017
The 4th Imbak Canyon Scientific Expedition in Batu Timbang organised by the Yayasan Sabah Group, led by the Sabah Forestry Department and funded by PETRONAS. A total of 130 researchers and scientists participated in the expedition.

27 August 2017
Official opening of the Biogas Plant at Seraya Palm Oil Mill, Benta Wawasan, Tawau by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Yayasan Sabah, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Aman.

7 October 2017
Yayasan Sabah Group won first place (Private Sector/Commercial Category) in conjunction with the Official 64th Birthday of His Excellency, Sabah Head of State Sabah Parade.

16 November 2017
Sabah Softwoods Berhad awarded the National Excellence Award on Occupational Safety & Health 2017 under the Forestry category by the National Council for Occupational Safety & Health (NCOSH) held at Raja Chulan Hotel, Kuala Lumpur.

4-5 December 2017
Official launching of Imbak Canyon Conservation Area (ICCA) Strategic Management Plan 2014-2023 by the Minister of Tourism, Culture and Environment, Datuk Seri Panglima Masidi Manjun at Theatre Tun Hamdan, Menara Tun Mustapha, Kota Kinabalu.

2018 6 February 2018
Galleria Artisan received the Fair Trade Tourism Select Accredited Outlet Recognition Certificate from the Kota Kinabalu City Hall during its Fair Trade Tourism Select outlet (Handicraft and Craft category) in a ceremony at Tun Hamdan Theatre, Menara Tun Mustapha.

24 March 2018
Yayasan Sabah Group through Pusat Kraftangan Sabah (PKS) paints a new record in the Malaysia Book of Records for the longest hand-painted batik. PKS collaborated with six schools namely SM St. Francis Xavier Keningau, SMK Gunsanad, SMK Gunsanad 2, SMJK Ken Hwa, SMK Keningau and Kolej Vokasional Keningau with Sabah Visual Arts Association, Kolej Teknikal Yayasan Sabah (KTYS) and University College Sabah Foundation (UCSF) in painting batik at 2,583.8 meter-long.

1 July 2018
Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Mohd. Shafie bin Haji Apdal appointed as Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees.

1 September 2018
Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Mohd. Shafie bin Haji Apdal appointed as Chairman of Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd. Board of Directors.

2 September 2018
Sabah Softwoods Berhad awarded the Disabled Caring Employer Award by Labour Department (Sabah), Ministry of Human Resources at in conjunction with Karnival Pekerjaan Kembara Kerjaya Sabah held at Oceanus Mall, Kota Kinabalu.

3 September 2018
Datuk Haji Jamalul Kiram bin Datuk Haji Mohd. Zakaria appointed as Director of Yayasan Sabah/Chief Executive Officer of Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd.

21 September 2018
Launching ceremony of the One-Off Yayasan Sabah Educational Assistance by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Yayasan Sabah, Datuk Seri Panglima Shafie bin Haji Apdal at Auditorium Tun Ahmad Raffae, Menara Tun Mustapha, Kota Kinabalu.

28 September - 9 October 2018
The 5th Imbak Canyon Scientific Expedition, known as the Borneo Geographic Expedition 2018 organised by Universiti Malaysia Sabah and Yayasan Sabah Group was at Kangkawat River, Imbak Canyon Conservation Area.

6 October 2018
Yayasan Sabah Group won first place (Private Sector/Commercial Category) in conjunction with the Official 65th Birthday of His Excellency, Sabah Head of State Parade.

2019 8 March 2019
Visit of Her Majesty the Raja Permaisuri Agong, Tunku Hajah Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah binti Al-Marhum Al-Mutawakkil 'Alallah Sultan Iskandar Al-Haj to Galleria Artisan, Menara Tun Mustapha.

26 March 2019
Opening ceremony of Imbak Canyon Studies Centre (ICSC) by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Mohd. Shafie bin Haji Apdal at Imbak Canyon, Tongod.

27 July 2019
The first University College Sabah Foundation (UCSF) Convocation ceremony involving 274 graduates held at the Tun Ahmad Raffae Auditorium, Menara Tun Mustapha, Kota Kinabalu.

30 August 2019
Official opening of Galleria Artisan at Menara Kinabalu by the Chief Minister of Sabah cum Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees, Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Mohd. Shafie bin Haji Apdal.

28 November 2019
MoU between Yayasan Sabah Group and Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) on stepping up collaboration in the fields of research and training on the sustainable management of natural resources.

9-18 December 2019
The 6th Imbak Canyon Scientific Expedition was held at Gunung Kuli Research Station and Imbak Canyon Studies Centre.

2019
Borneo Rainforest Lodge awarded the Sabah Tourism Awards 2019 (Excellence in Hotel Services - Jungle Lodges).

2019
Borneo Rainforest Lodge awarded the Certificate of Excellence by Tripadvisor.

2019
Sabah Softwoods Berhad awarded the Sabah Top Achievers Award.

2020 onwards
2020 7 February 2020
The first event (Yayasan Sabah Group Annual Dinner 2020) was held at Sabah International Convention Centre (SICC).

15 October 2020
Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Hajiji bin Haji Noor appointed as Chairman of Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees.

2 November 2020
Dato' Sri Haji Gulamhaidar @ Yusof bin Khan Bahadar, JP appointed as Director of Yayasan Sabah/Executive Chairman of Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd.

2021 22 March 2021
Official launching of Lok Kawi Resort City Development by the Prime Minister of Malaysia at Sabah International Convention Centre (SICC), Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Muhyiddin bin Haji Mohd. Yassin.

9 August 2021
Datuk Sam Mannan appointed as Deputy Director of Yayasan Sabah.

9 September 2021
Official launching of Global Entrepreneur One Stop Centre (GLOPEC) under the Bumiputera Entrepreneur Development Fund Programme.

2022 18 January 2022
MoU between Yayasan Sabah and Pavilion Kota Kinabalu Sdn. Bhd. for the Development of Pavilion Harbour City at Kota Kinabalu at Sabah International Convention Centre (SICC).

27 January 2022
Signing ceremony of Offer Letter for Global Entrepreneur One Stop Centre (GLOPEC) under the Bumiputera Entrepreneur Development Fund Programme at Menara Tun Mustapha.

30 March 2022
Signing ceremony between Yayasan Sabah Group and Korrich Holdings Sdn. Bhd. at Menara Tun Mustapha. The collaboration aims to contribute to Sabah’s Small and Medium Enterprise (SMEs) development by exploring new markets in South Korea.

2 June 2022
Official launching ceremony of Sabah State Education Fund (TPNS) at Sabah International Convention Centre (SICC).

16 June 2022
Maliau Basin Conservation Area became the first destination in Malaysia awarded the Global Sustainable Tourism Council Certificate (Sustainable Accommodation).

31 August 2022
Yayasan Sabah Group won first place (Private Sector/ Commercial Category) in National Day Parade in conjunction with the Malaysia Day Celebration.

About
  • Foreword
  • Introduction
  • Corporate Structure
  • Board of Trustees Yayasan Sabah
  • Former Chairmen Yayasan Sabah Board of Trustees
  • Former Directors of Yayasan Sabah
  • Former Deputy Directors of Yayasan Sabah
  • Board of Directors Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd.
  • Former Chairmen Innoprise Corporation Sdn. Bhd. Board of Directors
  • Management Team
  • Chief Information Officer (CIO)
  • Corporate Logo
  • Corporate Song
  • Menara Tun Mustapha
  • Vision / Mission
  • Objectives
  • Role
  • Function
  • Core Values
  • Milestones
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Sabah, MALAYSIA