In the sea near the coast of Borneo (Kalimantan) the boat had an accident. Malaysian rescuers brought to the surface 23 Chinese tourists and two crew members, Radio Liberty reports.
Five Chinese tourists and a crew member (Malaysian) are missing.
Communication with the boat was lost on 28 January after she came out from the city of Kota Kinabalu in the tourist island of Pulau Mengalum.
One of the crew members who were rescued, reported that the accident occurred due to damage to the ship during a storm. Experts trying to find out whether the owner of the rights to transport tourists.