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Sabah welcomed 857,675 visitors as of July this year, representing a significant increase of 632 per cent compared to the same period last year. For the full story:

Sabah welcomed 857,675 visitors as of July this year, representing a significant increase of 632 per cent compared to the same period last year. For the full story:

Sabah welcomed 857,675 visitors as of July this year, representing a significant increase of 632 per cent compared to the same period last year, with an estimated RM1.4 billion in tourism receipts

Kota Kinabalu:.The Chief Minister said the motion would be tabled at the next Sabah assembly sitting if the people and all assemblymen agreed with the move.GRS to kick off meet the people sessions in preparation for GE15 image0 KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah Cabinet has agreed in principle to limit the tenure of the Chief Minister to two terms, says Datuk Seri Hajiji Noor.Pix for representational purposes only - PEXELSPIX KOTA KINABALU : Claims by media portals that Sabah Forest Industries Sdn Bhd (SFI) workers are being evicted by the Sabah Government are completely false and without basis, says Sabah Lands and Surveys director Bernard Liew Chau Min.

Chief Minister Datuk Seri Hajiji Noor said in light of this development, Sabah is optimistic to receive more than a million visitors this year.So far, he said the increase was driven by the domestic tourism sector which contributed a total of 785,123 visitors, an increase of 582 per cent for the same period."As such, if the people and assemblymen from the government and Opposition agree to this, then we will bring this proposal to the upcoming state assembly sitting in order to amend the state constitution.ADVERTISEMENT "With the reopening of international borders, the number of international tourist arrivals recorded a significant growth with 72,552 arrivals, an increase of 3,680 per cent for the first seven months of 2022,” Hajiji said.“This proposal is another initiative undertaken by the GRS-Barisan Nasional state government,” said the Chief Minister during the Gabungan Rakyat Sabah (GRS) tour of the Beluran district yesterday.Speaking at the official opening of the state capital's latest hotel, the Holiday Inn Express today, the Chief Minister was also heartened to note that air connectivity, both domestic and international, is on an upward trend.The event at Dataran Telupid was also attended by other GRS component party leaders such as Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) president Datuk Seri Dr Maximus Ongkili, United Sabah National Organisation (Usno) president Tan Sri Pandikar Amin Mulia, and Agriculture and Food Industry Minister Dr Ronald Kiandee who is also Beluran MP.ADVERTISEMENT * Read full report in tomorrow's print paper or log in or sign up for e-paper and premium online news access.Therefore, vacant possession is deemed to have been delivered to the state government,” he said in a statement today.

* Follow us on Instagram and join our Telegram and/or WhatsApp channel(s) for the latest news you don't want to miss.Hajiji also said the five-party coalition consists of parties from various races and religions, adding this is the perfect platform to unite leaders and people in Sabah in their pursuit of state rights.Hajiji, who is also GRS chairman, said the five-party coalition consisted of parties from various races and religions, adding that it was the perfect platform to unite leaders and people in Sabah in their pursuit of state rights..

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