Thursday, 7th February, 2002
Sabah Participates In Vakantiebuers Tourism Fair

Kota Kinabalu: Sabah participated in one of the world's largest consumer travel exhibition - the Vakantiebues 2002 Tourism Fair - from January 8-13 in Utrecht in the Netherlands.

Sabah Tourism Promotion Corporation (STPC) in a statement said more than 150,000 visited the exhibition.

Talisman, one of the major Dutch tour operators selling Malaysia launched its "Travelling with Young Travellers" programme at the exhibition.

STPC said Talisman has been a strong supporter of Sabah since 60 per cent of their sales to Malaysia were to Sabah.

During the exhibition, Sabah and Sarawak shared a booth within the Tourism Malaysia stand.
This is Sabah's second participation in the exhibition.