LAST_UPDATEThu, 19 Jul 2018 11pm

Visit Keningau Year 2018 Will Put Keningau On World Tourism Map

KENINGAU -- Visit Keningau Year 2018 will enable the district to make its mark on the world tourism map, said Sabah Deputy Chief Minister Tan Sri Joseph Pairin Kitingan.

However, the success of Visit Keningau Year 2018 depended on the quality of service provided by residents, especially those operating tourism products.

“This is our aim. We want Keningau to be known by the world,” he emphasised when closing the Crocker Range Festival here.

The text of his speech was read out by  Sabah Rural Development Minister Datuk Radin Malleh.

Pairin, who is also Keningau Member of Parliament, said the celebration committee for Visit Keningau Year 2018 plans numerous activities to suit the preference of visitors throughout the year.

He urged Keningau residents to play their part in ensuring that the district was always clean as the effort to promote tourism would also boost its economy.