Sabah tourism sets new record in 2018, with China tourists leading charge

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah’s tourism has set a new record in 2018 with the highest tourism receipts ever at RM8.342bil on the back of a record-high 3.879 million arrivals.

Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Christina Liew said figures showed that from January to December, overall arrivals grew by 5.3% while tourism receipts increased by 6.6% compared with 2017 (RM7.83 billion).”