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Kuala Lumpur, 15th April 2016 – Emirates has unveiled plans to boost capacity to London, its most popular destination outside of Dubai and one of the top five international destinations Malaysians travel to from Kuala Lumpur via Emirates, with the addition of a tenth daily flight starting 1st October 2016. The new...

JOHOR, April 8, 2016 – The month of May would be the perfect time for adult fans to share their Star WarsTM love with their children, with a unique LEGO® twist! LEGO Star WarsTM Days is set to be bigger than ever this year – in fact, it will be the largest LEGO Star WarsTM event in the region. Thanks to a...

The Malaysia International Shoe Festival (MISF) 2016 is back with its 7th edition and it kicked off with a soft launch on 9th April 2016 (Saturday), from 2pm – 4pm at the main entrance of Sungei Wang, Kuala Lumpur. Special Guest of Honour, YBhg. Datuk Rashidi Bin Hasbullah, Deputy Secretary General (Tourism), Ministry...

(Kuala Lumpur, April 12th, 2016) – Vietjet today announces its newest international route connecting Kuala Lumpur with Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam which will be daily operated on June 1st, 2016. Flying time per sector is about one hour and 55 minutes. The flights take off Kuala Lumpur at 1300hrs and arrive in Ho Chi...

Iskandar Puteri, Johor, 12th April 2016 – Suntory Beverage & Food Malaysia (SBFM) recently announced its partnership renewal with LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort for a further three years to continue to make Ribena® the official fruit juice drink, available for visitors at the theme park. This marks a successful milestone...

Dragonair today announced that it will strengthen its passenger flights from Penang to Hong Kong with an additional flight per week for a seasonal period of two months, commencing from 27 June 2016. Dragonair currently operates 10 weekly flights between Penang and Hong Kong, and the latest addition brings the total...

Dedicated in fulfilling our role as an educator of Islamic arts and civilisation, IAMM is pleased to bring an exhibition special for the younger generation and children alike entitled “IAMM Children’s Library: Cultivating Creativity through Arts and Stories”. The exhibition aims to bring forward a special part of...

Malaysia – 8 April 2016 – Japan and South Korea are some of the most popular and sought after destinations amongst Malaysian travelers. In spite of this, traveling to these countries can be a strain on the wallet particularly when it comes to accommodation. In light of this, Hotels.com brings you alternative lodging...

Enjoy fresh catch from the sea with an array of seafood dishes at Maya Brasserie in April. Seafood lovers will be enticed with numerous types of dishes prepared. Seafood Galore at Maya Brasserie18 – 29 April 2016 (except Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays) Buffet Lunch RM 95 per adult For an exclusive two weeks, you...

Impiana continues to demonstrate aggressive growth by acquiring The Villas Bali, its first property in Indonesia. Operating under Impiana from 1st April 2016, The Villas Bali is the first of its luxury villa resorts in Bali. Impiana currently has three hotels in Malaysia, three resorts in Thailand and new developments...

2 April 2016, SHAH ALAM – For a change of scenery and atmosphere, a normal full dress theatre has gone to a whole new level, as the Standing Committee on Youth Development, Sports, Culture and Entrepreneur Development together with Seniman Paksi Rakyat team will be hosting performances on a real living tree, on...

LANGKAWI, MALAYSIA – April 6, 2016 – St. Regis Hotels & Resorts, part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HOT:NYSE), today announced the arrival of the iconic luxury brand into Langkawi, UNESCO’s First World Geopark, with The St. Regis Langkawi. Owned by Integrated Nautical Resort Sdn Bhd (INR), the resort is a joint...

Kuala Lumpur – 5th April 2016: Emirates and Malaysia Airlines today unveiled new routes and frequent flyer benefits for their codeshare agreement which will see the addition of 15 cities within Malaysia and enhanced rewards for loyal customers. The routes comprise of key points of interest in Malaysia: Langkawi,...

Kuala Lumpur, 5 April 2016 ­– The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (the Centre) is now sanctioned to provide training to external participants following receipt of the ‘Certified Training Provider’ accreditation from the Malaysian Ministry of Human Resources’ Human Resource Development Fund* (HRDF). Rohizat Baharum, the...

Kuala Lumpur, 15 March 2016 — The THAILAND CONVENTION & EXHIBITION BUREAU (Public Organization) or better known as TCEB, hosted via its representative in Malaysia, AVIAREPS MALAYSIA, a sales workshop at Grand Hyatt Hotel, Kuala Lumpur on 15 March 2016. The event was aimed at introducing and paving an introduction for...

KUALA LUMPUR, March 31, 2016 — Sunway Hotels & Resorts, the hospitality division of Malaysian-based property-construction conglomerate Sunway Group, today, announced an investment of USD218.75 million (RM875 million) to facilitate a three-year redevelopment and expansion plan to its collection of hotels across Malaysia,...

Both Malaysians and foreigners can now start planning their visit to Perak since the state is set to woo seven million tourists during Visit Perak Year 2017. The campaign was officially launched by the Perak State Government and Tourism Perak in collaboration with Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad (Malayan Railways...

For the first time ever, Gaya Travel Magazine features Mexico (Page 84), experienced first hand by one of our team members, Ed Junaidi. Contrary to what many people who have never been to this Latin American nation might think, Mexico is actually bursting with life (they even celebrate the dead), colour, history and...

Kuala Lumpur, 23 March 2016 – Malaysia has maintained its position as the world’s most popular destination in the global Muslim travel market, according to the most comprehensive research released on the sector. The MasterCard-CrescentRating Global Muslim Travel Index (GMTI) 2016, which now covers 130 destinations,...

SINGAPORE, 28 March 2016 – To encourage guests to visit more than one of its award-winning parks at a time, Wildlife Reserves Singapore will revise the price structure for its multi-park ParkHopper passes from 1 April 2016. ParkHopper bundled admission tickets allow guests to visit two or four of its wildlife parks...

The latest Hotel Price Index™ (HPI™) from Hotels.com™ brings good news for travelers: average prices paid per night for hotel accommodation up only 1% globally in 2015 as compared to 2014. The global Index sat at 114 for 2015 and is closing the gap on the previous peak of 117 in 2007, the year before the global...

KUALA LUMPUR, MARCH 2016 – After 25 years of serving up fresh steak phillys and burgers in Florida, the global restaurant franchisor Miami Grill – the uniquely authentic brand that features all-American food and fun, has opened its inaugural restaurant in Malaysia and Asia, located in Sunway Pyramid Mall. Increasing...

PUTRAJAYA, 23 MARCH 2016: Tourism Malaysia is organising a familiarisation trip to Malaysia for a group of media from Myanmar in conjunction with the inaugural Yangon-Penang connection by AirAsia. The programme is a collaborative effort with AirAsia and Penang Global Tourism. The 17 media participants of the...

Kuala Lumpur – 23rd March 2016: More than 220,000 passengers have flown the two-class A380 on over 450 flights, across four destinations from Dubai encompassing Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Copenhagen, and Manchester since it first entered service in December 2015. Commenting on the two-class Emirates A380 in Malaysia,...

Kuala Lumpur – March 25, 2016 – KLM Royal Dutch Airlines today introduced its World Business Class (WBC) seat with brand-new cabin atmosphere, furnishings and style with aims to accentuate the warmth at-home feeling for customers. “We are excited to present the KLM World Business Class seat as it is now commercially...