Published: Sunday March 3, 2013 MYT 10:03:00 AM
Updated: Sunday March 3, 2013 MYT 11:46:30 AM
Yen Yen: Sabah still safe for tourism
By WINNIE YEOH
GEORGE TOWN: Sabah is still safe for tourism despite the Lahad Datu incident.
Tourism Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ng Yen Yen said the Ministry was closely monitoring the situation.
"We have not receive any queries from our overseas office on the matter.
"The Sabah Tourism Board had also issued a statement on Saturday to all industry players that the state is safe and business is as usual," she told reporters after launching the promotion campaign carnival for Visit Malaysia 2014 at the Queensbay Mall carpark here on Sunday.
She also said the Ministry believed that tourists understood the country's stability.
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