Tuesday, July 03, 2007

Mission to rescue tourism in Sarawak and Sabah


MIRI: The ongoing rural air services crisis in Sarawak and Sabah has brought about a near-collapse of the rural tourism industry in these states, and the Government must avoid another such debacle, said Deputy Tourism Minister Datuk Donald Lim.

Lim, who was in northern Sarawak with MPs, senators and tourism board officials to check on the ground situation, was shocked to find tour agencies, motels and resort operators, and local tourism-related players in Mulu National Park on the verge of “closing shop” after suffering two years of financial losses because of the flight woes.

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