MyCC Accepts Undertaking by the Executive Council ("EXCO") of the Sabah Tourist Guides Association
The MyCC has accepted an official undertaking from the Sabah Tourist Guides Association (STGA). This undertaking was made on behalf of all STGA’s 477 members in regards to the competition concern in relation to fixing of tourist guides’ professional fees. To address the MyCC’s concerns, the members of STGA undertook measures to revoke the issued Minimum Tourist Guides Professional Fees dated on 1 March 2009. The STGA have also proceeded to not hold any forms of discussion in relation to the tourist guides’ fees, applicable to the STGA members. Simultaneously, the members also undertook on halting implementation of the proposed STGA Sabah Professional Guiding Fee Rates; as discussed at the STGA’s Extraordinary General Meeting held on 20 April 2017. The STGA additionally undertook measures to remind all members to fully comply with the Competition Act 2010; and will not hesitate to provide full cooperation to the MyCC in the event of any future complaints made against their members in the future.