Sabah is confident that it will achieve the target of 2.93 million in tourist arrivals this year despite facing various challenges, particularly the flight rationalisation exercise carried out by Penerbangan Malaysia Bhd.
Sabah state Minister of Tourism, Culture and Environment, Datuk Masidi Manjun said as air transportation was a critical factor ... read more»
Villages with potential have been urged to join the homestay programme to help people in rural areas earn additional income. Sabah Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister Datuk Masidi Manjun said the ministry is working with Malaysian Tourism Ministry, Homestay Association; public and private agencies to further promote the programme.
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Giant clams are making their way back into waters off the city after decades of uncontrolled exploitation.
An award-winning marine research centre here will release 500 giant clams into the sea after three long years of breeding and nurturing the natural sea water-filtering creature.
The Marine Ecology Research Centre (MERC) at Gaya ... read more»
Sabah tourism industry players need to be outward looking in order to better capture the tourism market, said former State Minister of Tourism and Environmental Development, Datuk Seri Panglima Tham Nyip Shen.
He cited for example, tour operators in Sabah who do not understand the holiday seasons in mainland China well.
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YB Datuk Masidi Manjun seen discussing with fellow State Assemblymen before the 5th Session of the 13th Sabah State Legislative Assembly begins on the 26th of March 2012 at Bangunan Dewan Undangan Negeri Sabah.
YB Datuk Masidi Manjun bersama-sama dengan beberapa Ahli Dewan Undangan Negeri yang lain berbincang ... read more»