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Miss Sabah Tourism to adopt different approach

KOTA KINABALU: For the second year running, renowned property developer SG Group presents the Miss Sabah Tourism pageant, with Poise Productions as the main organiser. Serving as a platform to promote tourism, culture and friendship among delegates, appointed State Director of Miss Sabah Tourism Organisation, Weena Marcus, said the pageant this year will adopt a […]

Sabah owes much to Agnes Keith

Sandakan: Renowned American author, Agnes Newton Keith had contributed much to North Borneo’s (Sabah) global fame through her writings. Permanent Secretary to the Tourism, Culture and Environment Ministry, Datu Rosmadi Datu Sulai said Keith’s meticulous depiction of the locals through her books were also recognised when she received the Best Non-Fiction Award in 1939. “As such, […]

Malindo to bring in more China tourists

Kota Kinabalu: Malindo Air is about to link Sabah with 10 destinations in China via direct flights for the summer season, thus bringing in more Chinese tourists. Assistant Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister, Datuk Pang Yuk Ming, said the new flights involve Beijing (four times a week), Chengdu (three times a week) and Changsa (three times […]