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Yacht race gives Malaysia tourism a boost
Terengganu state has not only become sailing hub but also a business opportunity for many hotels and restaurants owners.
Last Modified: 24 Nov 2011 21:10


The Monsoon Cup is a world-class yacht race in Malaysia that sees some the world's best sailors compete.

Held in the state of Terengganu, the event has not only turned the area into a sailing hub, but has also promoted it as a tourist destination.

The season has become a business opportunity for many locals, especially for restaurants and hotel owners.

Al Jazeera's Robin Adams reports from Terengganu.

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