Nazri tells S'wak minister to see him over grouse on tourism tax

Kow Gah Chie

Modified 8 Aug 2017, 10:59 am

Tourism and Culture Minister Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz wants the Sarawak state government to discuss with him its unhappiness over the 10 percent share of tourism tax collection.

"They don't understand, (but) never mind lah. They should come and see me, we shouldn't be talking in the press," he said when met at Kuala Lumpur today.

"Sarawak is also a BN ruled government and they must come and see me to get clarification," he added.

The federal government has revised the tourism tax collection for both Sabah and Sarawak from the initial 33.33 percent to a mere 10 percent and this has provoked the two state governments...

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