Keep tourist spots open, urges minister


Lee Chi Leong

Tourism Minister Mohammadin Ketapi at a press conference in Putrajaya, where he urged tourism spot operators to open their doors to visitors. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Nazir Sufari, January 28, 2020.

TOURIST spots should remain open amid the novel coronavirus scare, as those who have entered the country are healthy, said Tourism Minister Mohammadin Ketapi.

He said the ministry will contact tourist spot operators and tell them to allow foreigners in.


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  • 1. Local Musang King Durian price will take a dive and it will make it more affordable to eat durians this year.

    Posted 9 months ago by Edwin Pereira

  • This minister is beyond useless. The virus is no longer confined to just Wuhan. People are infectious before they show any symptoms. To say someone is healthy based on the lack of symptoms is irresponsible. This sort of unfounded optimism has resulted in the rapid spread of the virus.

    Posted 9 months ago by Malaysia New hope