Sabah Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister Tan Sri Chong Kah Kiat said there were now only direct flights to Kota Kinabalu from
“Last year, there were a lot of charter flights from eastern and western
“Come this Chinese New Year, we will be receiving 16 charter flights from
Chong also discussed with Lim the possibility of increasing the flight frequencies from other countries so that more tourists could come directly to
He said there were 79 direct flights a week to Kota Kinabalu from countries such as
On the sinking of a boat ferrying tourists at the Padas river estuary in Libaran last week, Chong said it had affected tourism in the short term but expressed confidence more tourists would continue to visit the state.
Source : STAR
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