Kota Kinabalu


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Kota Kinabalu

(ˈkəʊtə ˌkɪnəbəˈluː)
n
(Placename) a port in Malaysia, capital of Sabah state on the South China Sea: exports timber and rubber. Pop: 439 000 (2005 est). Former name: Jesselton

Ko′ta Ki•na•ba•lu′

(ˌkɪn ə bəˈlu)
n.
the capital of the state of Sabah, in Malaysia, on the NW coast of Borneo. 208,484. Formerly, Jesselton.
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Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd has announced that Batik Air has launched direct flights on a twice-a-week basis from Indonesia's Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Jakarta to Malaysia's Kota Kinabalu International Airport to expand the airline's global network.
An unemployed Filipino was sentenced to six years in prison after he was convicted of snatching cellphones from two women at a shopping mall in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, last week.
Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) operates flights from Kuala Lumpur International Airport and from secondary hubs in Kota Kinabalu and Kuching to destinations throughout Asia, Oceania and Europe.
Two Spanish David Hernandez Gasulla and Martha Miguel, Lam Wai Yin Tommy from China as well as local Armella Ali Hassan were greeted by their families as they arrived in Kota Kinabalu, the state capital of Malaysia's Sabah state on North Borneo.
Jaafar said Rayani Air had acquired two aircraft at this initial stage to serve Klia2 in Kuala Lumpur and Kota Bharu (Kelantan) with LIA as their operation hub, before including Kuching and Kota Kinabalu next year.
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia, a subsidiary of Daimler AG (NYSE: DAI), along with its authorised dealer, Hap Seng Star, has opened a new Autohaus in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah.
KOTA KINABALU, Malaysia (Reuters) -- Malaysia's deputy prime minister said the country must defend encroachment of its sovereignty in a veiled swipe at China's territorial claims in the South China Sea, as tensions flared ahead of a regional meeting that Beijing will attend.
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It brings to an end an arduous 10 days for the aeronautical engineering graduate, who was fined 5,000 Malaysian ringgit (PS859) and sentenced to three days in jail, which she had already served, at a court in Kota Kinabalu on Friday.
Fellow passengers booed as she caught a flight at Kota Kinabalu airport, her head hidden under a coat.
She and the other three tourists left Kota Kinabalu Magistrates' Court in Malaysia yesterday through a crowd of photographers, her head bowed as she walked to a waiting car.
The epicentre of the quake, which struck at around 7:15 am (local time) at a depth of 10kms, was about 54 kms from the state capital of Kota Kinabalu.