KOTA KINABALU, Jan 3 (Bernama) -- The Federation of Chinese Associations Sabah (FCAS) is prepared to help establish a Chinese heritage museum for Sabah if given the mandate by the state government, said its president Tan Sri TC Goh.
He said the museum was a monumental and worthy project that would benefit the people of all races in Sabah, not only the Chinese community.
"Besides restoring and preserving Sabah's history, (that includes) the Chinese culture and traditions, a Chinese heritage museum has great potential to become yet another major tourist attraction for Sabah.
"In addition, it would also lead to further enhancement of the existing long-established Sino-Malaysian relations through historical and cultural exchange programmes between Sabah and China," he said in a statement here today.
Goh said this following public recommendation to develop a site in the Kota Kinabalu city centre where a British colonial building once stood before it was destroyed in a fire in 1992.....