Selangor ready to welcome Visit Malaysia Year 2014 Selangor is ready to welcome Visit Malaysia Year 2014 (VMY 2014) with various promotional efforts already planned and carried out throughout this year. Tourism and Culture Ministry’s Selangor Office director, Arshad Mustapa said among the efforts carried out was the distribution of promotional materials to the tourism sector [...]
Asean Tourism Forum ATF 2014 on track The preparations for the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2014 to be held in Kuching, Sarawak are right on track. Adop...
Driving the tourism industry in Malaysia With Visit Malaysia Year around the corner, tour operators are asking for more incentives to spur the ...
MASholidays to rebrand back to Golden Holidays Malaysia Airlines’ tour operating arm, MASholidays, will be given an uplift in celebration of its 42nd ...
AirAsia announces second phase of #toPHwithlove campaign RM1.5million has been raised since the launch of AirAsia’s multi-tiered #toPHwithlove ...
MASholidays to rebrand back to Golden Holidays Malaysia Airlines’ tour operating arm, MASholidays, will be given an uplift in celebration of it...
Asean Tourism Forum ATF 2014 on track The preparations for the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2014 to be held in Kuching, Sarawak are right on track....
Asean Tourism Forum ATF 2014 on track The preparations for the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2014 to be held in Kuching, Sarawak are right on track. Adopting the theme, ASEAN – ADVANCING TOURISM TOGETHER, the ATF 2014 will deliberate and explore the sustainable development of tourism and look at how various tourism initiatives and plans can [...]
Driving the tourism industry in Malaysia With Visit Malaysia Year around the corner, tour operators are asking for more incentives to spur the industry. Outdated laws and guidelines, high import duties on cars and high operational costs are stifling the local tour and travel agencies, according to the Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel [...]
MASholidays to rebrand back to Golden Holidays Malaysia Airlines’ tour operating arm, MASholidays, will be given an uplift in celebration of its 42nd year of operation next year. Effective 1 January 2014, MASholidays will be known as Golden Holidays and it will be adopting a refreshed business model. It will serve as the fully-fledged tour operator [...]
Penang Island Jazz Festival 2013 – Meet The Artist The Penang Island Jazz Festival hosted a ‘Meet the Artists’ session with esteemed local and international journalists on the 6th December, Friday – a day before the main show at the Bayview Beach Resort here in Batu Feringgi, Penang. Journalists were presented with an opportunity to [...]
Care for corals during Visit Malaysia Year 2014 2014 has been declared as the year to visit Malaysia and we have already been ranked among the top ten tourist destination in the world to visit next year. Malaysia was the only Asian country to make the list which was compiled by the Lonely Planet travel [...]
AirAsia announces second phase of #toPHwithlove campaign RM1.5million has been raised since the launch of AirAsia’s multi-tiered #toPHwithlove campaign in mid-November, which aims to raise as much funds as possible to assist with ongoing relief efforts by the Philippine Red Cross, as well as to rebuild the communities of those affected by the devastating [...]
Tourism Malaysia Launches Integrated Digital Marketing Program Tourism Malaysia revealed its integrated Digital Marketing Programme today as a complementary marketing effort to its existing Visit Malaysia Year (VMY) 2014 global marketing and advertising campaign. It was launched by YB Dato’ Seri Mohamed Nazri bin Tan Sri Abdul Aziz, Minister of Tourism and Culture, during the Tourism [...]
The 5th Melaka Art and Performance Festival MAPFest The 5th Melaka Art & Performance Festival (MAPFest), the largest and only site specific art and performance festival on a UNESCO World Heritage Site, held from 22-24 November 2013, with art installations and performances by more than 50 renowned local and international artists from 10 countries. Artists [...]
AirAsia X announces X-citing X-mas Deals AirAsia X Berhad, the leading low-cost, long-haul carrier, today is offering our guests x-citing fares in conjunction with Christmas this year. To celebrate this festive season, AirAsia X is offering promotional fares to its long-haul destinations with fares from as low as MYR 179* to Sri Lanka (Colombo), MYR249* to [...]
Tourism Malaysia expands cooperation with HK to promote shopping A Malaysian delegation comprising representatives from the Malaysian Tourism Promotion Board (Tourism Malaysia), PEMANDU, shopping and retail associations were here recently to facilitate learning and sharing experiences with the Hong Kong Trade Development Council and Hong Kong’s retail and wholesale fraternity. The meeting of minds between the Malaysian delegation [...]
Legoland Hotel Malaysia Opens Asia’s first LEGOLAND® Hotel opened its doors today and welcomed guests from across the region. The opening of the LEGOLAND® Hotel is ahead of schedule and offers 249 uniquely themed bedrooms. The Hotel opening also marks the complete transformation of LEGOLAND into a Resort. The LEGOLAND Malaysia Resort brings together a Theme Park, Water [...]
Malaysia records RM46bil tourism revenue for Jan-Sept Malaysia’s revenue from tourism rose 9.6% in the first nine months of this year with RM46.4bil collected, compared to RM42.4bil for the same period of 2012. Tourism and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz said 18.8 million tourists arrived in the country between January and September against [...]
Jetstar Asia offers additional flights to Penang From November 21st, Jetstar Asia will operate four additional weekly flights between Singapore and Penang, making it a double daily service. The capacity increase will see a total of 21,840 seats available each month between the two popular Asian destinations, the low-cost airline said in a statement. Since July [...]
1st International Borneo Salsaerobics Fest IBSF 2013 The objective if the IBSF 2013 is to create awareness for Street Latin Dances which includes Salsa, Bachata, Cha Cha,Kizomba, Merengue and other forms of dances through classes, workshops and events. When these Latin (normally coupled) dances are put to a routine choreography and conducted in [...]