KUCHING: Minister of Tourism, Arts,Culture, Youth and Sports, Datuk Abdul Karim Hamzah, given open remarks and official statements for the Asian Television Award 2019, which will be held from 11 January-13 January 2019, in Kuching.
Datuk Abdul Karim stated that Sarawak is first time ever to Host the ATA 2019. 22 Countries from around the globe will broadcasting the ATA 2019. He also said that this is an opportunity for the beloved Sarawak to display and share around the world, of Sarawak Diversity, from 27 different Ethnics, Breathtaking nature filled with Adventures and Discovery and varieties of Cultures. He also mentioned that He was excited and honoured that Sarawak was chosen to Host the ATA 2019.
Chairman of The Asian Television Awards, Mr Lee Keen Whye, also stated that this year ATA 2019 chose Sarawak to host, wanted to give and share a different experience for the Celebrities and Artists, the uniqueness of Sarawak and the excitement of more to discover.
The Press Conference was held at Riverside Astana Wing, today.