Chinese tourists eager to travel to Sabah, says state Tourism Minister The Star


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KOTA KINABALU: Chinese tourists are expected to make a long awaited return to Sabah with China's move to ease its border restrictions soon. Sabah Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister Datuk Jafry Ariffin said the reopening of the country’s borders will allow two airlines - China Southern Airlines and China Eastern Airlines - to resume their direct flights into the state. Jafry said the influx of foreign visitors, particularly from China, were important to help boost the state tourism industry so it could return to the pre-pandemic times. “Among the positive reactions received were that Chinese tourists were looking forward to...