Kota Kinabalu City Business Directory



Formerly known as Jesselton, Kota Kinabalu is the capital of Sabah, Malaysia. Named after Mount Kinabalu, it is located on the northwest coast of Asia’s largest island, Borneo. It is commonly referred to as KK both internationally and in the country.

Amongst the fastest-growing cities in Malaysia, Kota Kinabalu also happens to be one of the most visited places in the country. Unsurprisingly, it is also one of the biggest industrial and commercial hubs in the eastern part of Malaysia. It is also home to Asia's favorite jazz festival which goes by the name of KK Jazz Festival.

With an area of 352.2 sq. km the population of Kota Kinabalu is said to be somewhere around 579,304. The Kota Kinabalu port is one the biggest ports in the West Coast DIvision of Malaysia, and consequently serves as the gateway for water-based transport in the state of Sabah.

There are several tourist attractions spread throughout the city. The Merdeka Square, which is also known as "Town Field", is the place where the formation of the country of Malaysia took place. Other several notable places of interest include the Atkinson Clock Tower, Sabah State Museum, Double Six Monument, Petagas War Memorial, Kota Kinabalu Bird Sanctuary and National Park, and the Sabah Art Gallery.

Kota Kinabalu is one of the most important cities in the country of Malaysia both economically and historically. In the coming years, its popularity is all set to grow even further.

Kota Kinabalu is a city in Malaysia, and on this page we provide you links of all the various businesses listed here.