Sabah turns down AirAsia offer to buy KKIA Terminal 2

Jason Santos

Sabah Chief Minister Mohd Shafie Apdal has turned down Tony Fernandes’s offer to buy KKIA Terminal 2, but wants the airline chief to work with him to bring tourism into the state. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Irwan Majid, October 19, 2019.

SABAH Chief Minister Mohd Shafie Apdal has turned down AirAsia Group’s offer to buy Kota Kinabalu International Airport Terminal 2 but will consider other options to facilitate the low-budget airline’s needs.

He said the state government remains committed to assisting the airline’s expansion plans as the country needs a competitive airline industry to boost local tourism.

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  • Doesnt sound like Sabah is ready for Visit Malaysia Year 2020. They seem ill prepared for it. What a waste. They have so much to offer.

    Posted 2 years ago by Elyse Gim