Tourism Malaysia “Ekspresi Media – Kenyir 2019” Programme To Uncover Hidden Gems Of Terengganu

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Tourism Malaysia “Ekspresi Media – Kenyir 2019” Programme To Uncover Hidden Gems Of Terengganu

Media representatives from various newspapers, magazines & social media platforms take part in Ekspresi Media – Kenyir 2019 programme from 18 to 21 March.

Tourism Malaysia Travel Mart 2019

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Tourism Malaysia Travel Mart 2019

Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi has officiated the Tourism Malaysia Travel Mart 2019 programme organised by Tourism Malaysia at Seri Pacific Hotel here today.

INSPIRING GIRLS SINCE 1959

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INSPIRING GIRLS SINCE 1959

Barbie® in collaboration with Tourism Malaysia, lights up nation’s iconic KL Tower in pink to mark the start of Barbie®’s 60th Anniversary celebration in Malaysia.

Call For Entries: Visit Malaysia 2020 Logo Competition

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Call For Entries: Visit Malaysia 2020 Logo Competition

MOTAC is calling all Malaysian citizens aged 18 years and above to enter the Visit Malaysia 2020 Logo Design Competition.

New Attractions, Niche Tourism and Increased Connectivity to Attract Visitors to Malaysia For Visit Malaysia 2020

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New Attractions, Niche Tourism and Increased Connectivity to Attract Visitors to Malaysia For Visit Malaysia 2020

Tourism Malaysia is stepping up its promotions this year in preparation of Visit Malaysia 2020, a landmark campaign that’s targeted to bring in 30 million international tourists and approximately £21.63 billion (RM100 billion) in tourist receipts into Malaysia.

Official Country Partner Malaysia Opens ITB 2019 With Colourful Cultural Performance

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Official Country Partner Malaysia Opens ITB 2019 With Colourful Cultural Performance

Malaysia, this year’s Official Partner Country of ITB Berlin, showcased an energetic and colourful cultural performance to an audience of 3,000 visitors.

Malaysia Promotes Culture & Nature as Official Partner Country of ITB Berlin 2019

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Malaysia Promotes Culture & Nature as Official Partner Country of ITB Berlin 2019

BERLIN, GERMANY: Malaysia has taken on the title of Official Partner Country to promote the destination’s beautiful culture and colourful nature at this year’s ITB Berlin. The title partnership is timely, too, as Malaysia is preparing for Visit Malaysia 2020, a landmark campaign that’s targeted to bring in 30 million international tourists and approximately £21.63 billion (RM100 billion) in tourist receipts. The Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, the Hon. Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi, says, “We want to show that Malaysia is a beautiful and culturally diverse country with many fascinating tourist attractions. We are a peaceful nation and we welcome tourists from all over the world to enjoy an affordable and value-for-money holiday in Malaysia.” He adds, “All these create a conducive environment […]

Malaysia Steps Up Visit Malaysia 2020 Promotion at ITB Berlin 2019 as Official Country

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Malaysia Steps Up Visit Malaysia 2020 Promotion at ITB Berlin 2019 as Official Country

Tourism Malaysia is undertaking its annual tourism promotion at ITB Berlin this year from 6 to 10 March as usual. Only this time, it will assume the title of Official Partner Country of the important travel trade event.

Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture Organises Visit Malaysia 2020 Campaign Logo Competition

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Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture Organises Visit Malaysia 2020 Campaign Logo Competition

In conjunction with Visit Malaysia 2020 (VM2020) campaign, the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture is organizing a campaign logo competition. The 14-day competition from 11 to 24 March 2019 is open to all Malaysians aged 18 years and above.

Four Sabah Golf Courses In The World Spotlight From October 19-26

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Four Sabah Golf Courses In The World Spotlight From October 19-26

World Amateur Golfers Championship (WAGC) 2019 organized by Delta Trend Golf & Leisure Holidays will be played at four major golf courses in Sabah, Malaysia

Tourism Contributes RM84.1 Billion to Malaysia Economy with 25.8 Million Tourist in 2018

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Tourism Contributes RM84.1 Billion to Malaysia Economy with 25.8 Million Tourist in 2018

Malaysia’s economy was boosted with a total of RM84.1 billion in tourist receipts from the expenditure of 25, 832,354 international tourists who visited Malaysia throughout 2018.

Malaysia Sees Potential of Secondary Cities to Boost Tourist Arrivals from Indonesia

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Malaysia Sees Potential of Secondary Cities to Boost Tourist Arrivals from Indonesia

Tourism Malaysia is taking steps to attract more Indonesian tourists and improve yield for leisure and MICE travellers to Malaysia by organising a series of Malaysia-Indonesia Tourism Gathering 2019 sessions in various secondary cities in Indonesia throughout the year.

Tourism Malaysia Focuses on Traditional European Markets to Strengthen Arrivals & Yields 2019-2020

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Tourism Malaysia Focuses on Traditional European Markets to Strengthen Arrivals & Yields 2019-2020

Malaysia continues its efforts to attract more Spanish tourists in FITUR International Tourism Fair from today to 27 January 2019

Tourism Malaysia and Malaysia Airports Sign MoU for JIDTP

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Tourism Malaysia and Malaysia Airports Sign MoU for JIDTP

Tourism Malaysia and Malaysia Airports signed a MoU for the Joint International Development Tourism Programme (JITDP) at Sama-Sama Hotel, KLIA

Malaysia Shows Strong Tourism Presence at ATF 2019

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Malaysia Shows Strong Tourism Presence at ATF 2019

Led by Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, YB Datuk Mohamaddin bin Ketapi, Malaysia shows strong presence at the 38th ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) in Ha Long Bay, Viet Nam, which has been held from 14 to 18 January 2019.

Bigger Malaysia Presence at SATTE 2019 To Promote Tourism

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Bigger Malaysia Presence at SATTE 2019 To Promote Tourism

Malaysia continues its efforts to attract more Indian tourists with Tourism Malaysia’s 15th year of participation in South Asia Travel and Tourism Exchange (SATTE 2019) from 16 to 18 January 2019.

Destination Seminar in Conjunction with Kazakhstan Famtrip to Malaysia

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Destination Seminar in Conjunction with Kazakhstan Famtrip to Malaysia

Tourism Malaysia hosted a total of 30 Mega Fam participants from Kazakhstan in conjunction with the arrival of the third charter flight from Almaty, Kazakhstan to Langkawi.

“Malaysia Fantastic Deals” Launched

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“Malaysia Fantastic Deals” Launched

The “Malaysia Fantastic Deals” package was launched today to promote more value-for-money holiday packages to Malaysia for tourists from India.

Malaysia’s Tourism Industry Mourns the Loss of Lim Ba Bin

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Malaysia’s Tourism Industry Mourns the Loss of Lim Ba Bin

Tourism Malaysia extends its heartfelt condolences and deep sorrow to the bereaved family of Lim Ba Bin, the advisor to the Malaysia Inbound Tourism Association (MITA), and founder member of the Kuala Lumpur Tourist Guides Association (KLTGA).

Datuk Musa Yusof Appointed as New Tourism Malaysia Director General

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Datuk Musa Yusof Appointed as New Tourism Malaysia Director General

Datuk Musa bin Yusof has been appointed as the Director General of Tourism Malaysia effective 3 December 2018. His appointment was announced by the Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Datuk Mohamaddin bin Ketapi at the Malaysian Parliament.

Launching of the Largest Gathering of Artisan Crafters in Malaysia

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Launching of the Largest Gathering of Artisan Crafters in Malaysia

Looking for unique handmade products specifically made in Malaysia by Malaysians? Look no further than the Handmade Market, a new fortnightly event that promises a huge array of artisan creations that are sure to entice both local and international visitors.

Celebrate Malaysia Year End Sale 2018

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Celebrate Malaysia Year End Sale 2018

The much-awaited Malaysia Year End Sale (MYES) has returned with more great deals, discounts as well as exciting events. It commenced on 1 November and will continue until 31 December 2018 with many shopping malls in Malaysia taking part.

Malaysia Participates in WTM 2018

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Malaysia Participates in WTM 2018

Tourism Malaysia had participated in the World Travel Market 2018 in London, from 5 to 7 November 2018, led by the Honorable Y.B. Datuk Mohamaddin bin Ketapi, Minister of Tourism, Arts & Culture Malaysia. This was the first time Datuk Mohamaddin led such a mission to Europe since taking oath.

Malaysia To Attract More Tourists From Azerbaijan

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Malaysia To Attract More Tourists From Azerbaijan

Tourism Malaysia has announced a Malaysia-Azerbaijan cooperative tourism initiative, marking a strategic bilateral effort to woo more tourists from Azerbaijan and the Caucasus region to Malaysia. 

TUI Group To Open First Southeast Asia Office In Malaysia

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TUI Group To Open First Southeast Asia Office In Malaysia

TUI Group, one of the world’s leading tour operators, will soon begin operations here in Malaysia, their first Southeast Asian office.

Tourism Malaysia Participates In Pakistan Travel

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Tourism Malaysia Participates In Pakistan Travel

Malaysia is bringing its food and cultural attractions to entice more Pakistani tourists to the country. The effort is being made during Tourism Malaysia’s participation in the 2nd Pakistan Travel Mart (PTM) from 2 to 4 October 2018 at the Karachi Expo Centre.

Key Programmes of PATA Travel Mart 2018

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Key Programmes of PATA Travel Mart 2018

PATA Travel Mart 2018 (PTM 2018), scheduled from 12 to 14 September 2018 in Langkawi, Malaysia, is just weeks away. As the day draws near, here are a few things on the schedule not to be missed: Main highlights: 1. Business to Business Session All-day 13 to 14 September at Mahsuri International Exhibition Centre (MIEC) PTM 2018’s Business to Business session is a one-stop platform for tourism networking and contracting opportunities. This year, PTM gathers sellers from 198 organisations from 35 destinations including China, Germany, India, Kazakhstan, Korea, Nepal and others taking part. A total of 260 buyers from 53 source markets have also registered interest in the event. Among the buyers are from Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Korea, Netherlands, the Philippines, […]

ITB Berlin 2019 will be “Truly Asia” with Malaysia as Official Partner Country

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ITB Berlin 2019 will be “Truly Asia” with Malaysia as Official Partner Country

BERLIN, GERMANY, 11 MARCH 2018: The world’s leading travel trade show – ITB Berlin – will be echoing to the rhythm of Malaysian drums over the next year, as the show builds up to its 2019 edition. Malaysia, represented by Dato’ Dr. Siew Ka Wei, Chairman of Tourism Malaysia, “picked up the baton” from the 2018 partner, the German region of Mecklenburg Verpommern, at a hand-over ceremony on Sunday, 11 March, the final day of this year’s show. The Official 2019 Partner Country status was agreed in June of 2017, between YBhg. Dato’ Sri Abdul Khani Daud, Deputy Director General (Promotion) and the Head of ITB Berlin, David Ruetz, during a meeting in Shanghai on the occasion of ITB China, overseen by […]

Malaysia Tourism Awards 2016/2017

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Malaysia Tourism Awards 2016/2017

56 awards presented to recognize top tourism organisations and individuals PUTRAJAYA, 28 FEB 2018: The Ministry of Tourism and Culture presented 56 awards at tonight’s Malaysia Tourism Awards in recognition of those who have supported the industry’s continuous growth and development. The awards ceremony, held at Putrajaya International Convention Centre on 28 February, was attended by the local and international players and captains of the tourism industry. The Malaysia Tourism Awards is the highest form of recognition by the Ministry of Tourism and Culture and Tourism Malaysia for industry players whose outstanding contributions have played a significant role in the success of Malaysia’s tourism industry. Since its inception in 1987, the Malaysia Tourism Awards has evolved many times to reflect the changing tourism […]

Visit Malaysia 2020 Promotion Campaign Launched at ASEAN Tourism Forum, Chiang Mai, Thailand

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Visit Malaysia 2020 Promotion Campaign Launched at ASEAN Tourism Forum, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Chiang Mai, Thailand, 26 January 2018: Malaysia’s Minister of Tourism and Culture, YB Dato’ Seri Mohamed Nazri Aziz launched the Visit Malaysia 2020 promotion campaign for the first time at the ASEAN Tourism Forum he is attending in Chiang Mai, Thailand. He also took the opportunity to unveil the official logo of Visit Malaysia 2020, a colourful portrayal of Malaysia’s treasured flora and fauna. The event was held during a business lunch hosted today for international tourism trade buyers and media attending the forum at the Chiang Mai International Convention Centre (CMECC). YB Dato’ Seri Nazri said, “These next two years are a crucial period for our country’s tourism – they are the lead up to the much-anticipated Visit Malaysia 2020. By […]