KOTA KINABALU: Local developer the Kinsabina Group and Airworld Travel & Tour Sdn Bhd had formed a strategic alliance on February 1, 2016 to promote inbound tourism in Sabah through a company called Borneo Airworld Sdn Bhd.
Both Kinsabina chief executive officer Datuk Francis Goh and Airworld executive chairman Dato’ Seri Winston Liaw will put their more than 30 years experience in their respective fields together to develop the inbound market.
For starters, they will sign memorandum of understandings with eight tour operators in Chongqing, China in March 2016 to launch direct charter flights to Sabah.
Besides that, a monthly local Chinese language magazine-Sabah Leisure. Property & Tour would also be launched in Chongqing to promote Sabah.
Back home, Francis said his two tourism related projects-Royal Kinabalu Mountain Resort and Wisma Tiong Hua Sabah will commence work after the Chinese New Year celebration in February.-Sayangsabah