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The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture announced a detailed recovery plan in its efforts to reinvigorate the national economy through the tourism sector that had been impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic.
By Tourism Malaysia on November 23, 2020
With prizes worth up to RM 129,000 to be won, Be A RENOgrapher Photography Contest aims to bring Malaysians on a journey of appreciating the beauty of Malaysia and discovering the hidden passion in photography through the lens of a smartphone camera.
By Tourism Malaysia on November 18, 2020
Malaysia recorded 4,233,425 tourist arrivals for the first quarter of 2020. This marks a decrease of 36.8% compared to the same period in 2019.
By Tourism Malaysia on July 13, 2020
Tourism Malaysia is proud to host a virtual Malaysian experience in conjunction with the Dream to Travel Festival organised by the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) from 22 June until 17 July 2020.
By Tourism Malaysia on June 30, 2020
While the global travel is taking a backseat due to the current pandemic, Malaysian tourism continues to make waves – virtually. A promotional video released by Tourism Malaysia has reached the juries of The Telly Awards based in New York, USA and won the silver award for Non-Broadcast under the Travel/Tourism category 2020.
By Tourism Malaysia on June 5, 2020
In tandem with small positive growth of tourist arrivals by +1.0% compared to 2018, the total tourist receipts contribution recorded a growth of +2.4%.
By Tourism Malaysia on April 11, 2020
Electronics titan, Sharp Electronics Malaysia Sdn Bhd (SHARP), chartered new waters by extending its 8K ecosystem to benefit Malaysia’s tourism aspirations. In the spirit of Visit Malaysia 2020, SHARP and Tourism Malaysia unveiled their highly anticipated production titled ‘Truly Aquos 8K, Truly Asia Malaysia’ to captivate tourists across SHARP’s extensive network, both locally and globally.
By Tourism Malaysia on March 2, 2020
PUTRAJAYA, 10th January 2020 – Global technology leader Xiaomi has partnered with the Malaysia Tourism Promotion Board (MTPB) to boost Malaysia’s global tourism. The partnership sees Xiaomi and MTPB jointly producing impressive photography shots in several scenic spots in Malaysia through Xiaomi’s latest smartphone Mi Note 10, as well as contributing a promotional video for the Visit Malaysia 2020 (VM2020) campaign. The partnership also aims to promote Malaysia’s tourism through the Mi Note 10, the world’s first smartphone with 108MP penta camera setup. The partnership was announced at an official joint collaboration ceremony between Xiaomi Malaysia and MTPB which was officiated by Datuk Musa Yusuf, Director General of MTPB. The ceremony was attended by several representatives from Xiaomi Malaysia including Allen An, […]
By Tourism Malaysia on January 20, 2020
Malaysia kick started Visit Malaysia Campaign 2020 (VM2020) by participating in the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2020 in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam from 12 to 16 January 2020.
By Tourism Malaysia on January 16, 2020
Unveils special unifi Mobile plan for tourists, offering unlimited and seamless connectivity in Malaysia!
By Tourism Malaysia on January 9, 2020
Tourism Malaysia kicked off the highly anticipated Visit Malaysia 2020 (VM2020) Campaign on the first day of the year with a special reception at major entry points to welcome domestic and international tourists as a symbolic gesture indicating the commencement of the campaign.
By Tourism Malaysia on January 2, 2020
Tourism Malaysia has once again made headlines by winning the much coveted National Organisation of the Year at the 10th Indonesia Travel and Tourism (ITTA) Awards 2019/20 held on 17 December 2019 at the Kasablanka Hall in Jakarta, Indonesia.
By Tourism Malaysia on December 19, 2019
A total of 34 exhibitors comprising 14 hotels, 15 tourism product owners and five travel agencies are taking part in the Tourism Malaysia Carnival from today until 9 November 2019 at the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture’s Sanggar Pujangga Hall in Precinct 5, here.
By Tourism Malaysia on November 8, 2019
Malaysia returns to participate in World Travel Market in London this year with a strong message to promote Visit Malaysia 2020.
By Tourism Malaysia on November 7, 2019
Tourism Malaysia today launched its VM2020 Campaign for the Philippines market which by region, Philippines is one of the top source markets for tourists to Malaysia.VM2020 promises an abundance of excitement with a long line up of cultural themed events, family fun activities, shopping festivals and lots more.
By Tourism Malaysia on October 14, 2019
Comprehensive information on the Visit Malaysia 2020 (VM 2020) events and festivals is now available for download on Tourism Malaysia’s website: https://www.malaysia.travel.
By Tourism Malaysia on October 9, 2019
The 9th Tourism Promotion Organisations for Asia Pacific Cities (TPO) General Assembly was held in Paradise Hotel Busan, Korea, from 25-28 September, 2019.
By Tourism Malaysia on October 2, 2019
Tourism Malaysia has launched the Bird Malaysia website (www.birdsmalaysia.my) today at the 10th Asian Bird Fair 2019 in Kuching, Sarawak.
By Tourism Malaysia on September 30, 2019
Tourism Malaysia participated in the PATA Travel Mart 2019 (PTM 2019) from 18-21 September 2019 in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, carrying the Visit Malaysia 2020 national campaign to participants from over 60 countries.
By Tourism Malaysia on September 23, 2019
Tourism Malaysia has introduced a special edition booklet entitled “Best of Sabah Holiday Packages 2019/2020” in support of the Visit Malaysia 2020 campaign and to promote Sabah’s beautiful and exciting attractions to both local and international tourists.
By Tourism Malaysia on September 20, 2019
A total of 30 international media from 11 countries are in Malaysia to participate in the Mega Familiarisation programme called “Its Summertime in Malaysia – Let’s go to the Beach Visit Malaysia 2020 Edition”.
By Tourism Malaysia on September 4, 2019
A total of 25 social media influencers and key opinion leaders from nine ASEAN countries are taking part in the Malaysia-ASEAN Tourism Influencers Key Opinion Leaders Programme (MAIKOL) from 26 August until 1 September 2019.
By Tourism Malaysia on August 27, 2019
Malaysia welcomed a whopping 13.35 million international tourists and recorded a 6.8% growth in tourist receipts, thus contributing RM41.69 billion to the country’s revenue during the first half of 2019.
By Tourism Malaysia on August 26, 2019
YB Tuan Muhammad Bakhtiar Wan Chik, Deputy Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture Malaysia, today officially launched the VM2020 Retro Havoc World Tour, in a colorful event in Putrajaya. YB Tuan Muhammad Bakhtiar himself put the VM2020 logo on the car, and flagged off the machine from the launching pad.
By Tourism Malaysia on August 19, 2019
Tourism Malaysia today conducted a joint press conference with the Department of Statistics, Malaysia, to present the performance of domestic tourism for the year 2018.
By Tourism Malaysia on August 15, 2019
The nation’s tourism industry recorded a positive growth in the first quarter of 2019 with tourist expenditure registering an increase of +16.9% to reach RM21.4 billion compared to RM18.3 billion in 2018.
By Tourism Malaysia on May 30, 2019
Tourism Malaysia called out to members of the Malaysian media to support the Visit Malaysia 2020 campaign with more positive news coverage on the country.
By Tourism Malaysia on May 27, 2019