(From New Straits Times (Malaysia))
ALTHOUGH Kuala Lumpur has been geared to become a Grand Prix city, having hosted the prestigious Formula One race with flying colours numerous times, there is another "vision" to turn Kuala Lumpur into an Olympic city.
Speaking to a big group of foreign reporters at Menara Kuala Lumpur recently, Kuala Lumpur Datuk Bandar Datuk Mohmad Shaid Mohd Taufek said in order for that dream to be realised, the young had to be encouraged to love sports.
"No doubt the Formula One has been a great tourism product for Malaysia in the last few years. The race has helped to sell Malaysia to the world and now the world knows where …