Traveloka, the region’s leading digital travel, lifestyle, and financial services booking platform, is partnering with the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) to encourage tourists to discover more of Singapore’s hidden gems, popular attractions, and unique experiences. Tourists can utilize the vouchers provided in the “Let’s Go Around Singapore Lah!” travel booklet that they can pick up at the Singapore Visitor Centres (SVCs) at Orchardgateway, Kampong Glam and Funan.
By Traveloka on December 20, 2019
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
Qatar Airways is delighted to reveal two new exciting Mediterranean destinations will join its ever-expanding network in the first half of 2020, with many more to be announced in the coming months. The airline will also add 66 weekly frequencies to 20 existing destinations in its network due to strong market demand and the recent deliveries of more fuel-efficient aircraft.
By Qatar Airways on December 19, 2019
In celebration of Christmas and New Year all over the world, Vietjet has kicked off a mega festive promotion offering five million super-saver tickets
priced from only MYR0 (*).
By Vietjet on December 19, 2019
In line with Visit Malaysia 2020 Campaign, the Selangor State Government, through Tourism Selangor, organised a roadshow named ‘Jelajah Persona Selangor 2019’ to three states in Peninsular Malaysia to conclude the state’s strategic tourism promotion initiatives for 2019.
By Hania Rafei on December 18, 2019
Hong Kong – 16 December 2019 – Four Points by Sheraton today makes another breakthrough in Malaysia with the opening of Four Points by Sheraton Kuala Lumpur, Chinatown, making this the third Four Points to open in the country. Situated in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, the hotel offers easy access to the rest of the city along with an immersive cultural experience of the neighborhood. Whether travelers are visiting for work or leisure, the hotel is sure to cater to the needs of today’s every day traveler with its approachable design, stylish comfort and all the brand’s popular extras. “We are excited to open the third Four Points by Sheraton in Malaysia, also marking the brand’s debut in the country’s capital […]
By Marriott International on December 16, 2019
Boutique Hotel Elevates Malaysian Culture, Architecture and Food, While Nurturing Penang’s Artistic Expression In Art George Town, Penang, 16 December 2019 – Penang is gearing up for a booming tourism year ahead of Visit Malaysia 2020. Echoing the island state’s efforts, LOOP On Leith George Town Penang Hotel (LOOP), under the Compass Hospitality Management Group, makes its debut as a fresh face with a fresh take on Malaysian hospitality, culture, architecture and favourite local food, with a keen eye on propelling Penang’s vibrant art scene and budding artists. “There many opportunities to further enhance Penang’s attractiveness ahead of Visit Malaysia 2020. In the first six months of 2019, Penang successfully attracted investments worth RM9.21 billion which put this state in the lead […]
By LOOP On Leith Hotel on December 16, 2019
December is here and the holiday mood is blooming! Join us at Pavilion Hotel Kuala Lumpur Managed by Banyan Tree for a joyful yet exquisite holiday experience. Be it a relaxing staycation, a world of culinary wonders to indulge in, a rejuvenating session at our award-winning spa or simply ringing in the New Year with a pulsing countdown, Pavilion Hotel Kuala Lumpur Managed by Banyan Tree has got it all covered in one grand destination.
By Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts on December 13, 2019
It is the most wonderful time of the year! This holiday season, a lavish blend of exquisite experiences await you at Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur. From luxurious stays and sumptuous festive dining to award-winning spa treatments and exhilarating entertainment, be part of the splendid celebrations hosted by this urban resort.
By Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts on December 13, 2019
Dubai delivers stellar dining experiences in style with a plethora of experimental dining options from art-meets-food collaborations to authentic Arabian experiences to being a part of sustainable dining. The rising trend of experiential dining and consumers’ increasing appetite for adventure brings immersive dining in Dubai to life for those looking beyond just good food and in search of new and exciting ways to eat.
By Dubai Tourism on December 13, 2019
As being innovative and acting ahead are parts of its key pillars, Firefly Airlines has introduced a new and reliable payment option for its customers, Maybank EzyPay, an interest-free instalment plan. The addition of this plan is another fast and convenient way to book for flights and all other services expands the range of options available to Firefly customers.
By Firefly Airlines on December 13, 2019
Lexis Hibiscus Port Dickson, the only luxury oceanfront resort of its kind in Malaysia featuring spacious overwater villas, each appointed with its own private pool and steam room; received the prestigious award, “World’s Leading Wedding Venue” at a star-studded red carpet gala ceremony for the
World Travel Awards Grand Final, held recently at the Royal Opera House in Muscat, Oman.
By Lexis Hotel Group on December 10, 2019
Sleigh bells are ringing as the halls of the exclusive Crockfords Hotel in Resorts World Genting are decked with beautiful array of decorations, inspired by the wintry North. Rated as a Five Star property by the prestigious Forbes Travel Guide 2019, Crockfords Hotel is the pinnacle of the hospitality experience in Resorts World Genting and is offering its guests a Christmas experience equal to that peak.
By Resorts World Genting on December 6, 2019
The 5-star One World Hotel once again proved itself as one of the most successful and established hotel brands in the local and global hospitality industry. The independently-owned and operated hotel was recently conferred with the esteemed World’s Leading Meeting & Conference Hotel title for the fifth time (since year 2014) at the prestigious 26th World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2019. The award ceremony took place at the magnificent yet enigmatic Royal Opera House Muscat in the Sultanate of Oman on the 28th November 2019 and saw over 200 travel industry leaders assembled to witness and celebrate the global travel and tourism industry.
By One World Hotel on December 6, 2019
Scoot, the low-cost arm of Singapore Airlines Group, today commenced its first direct flight between Kota Kinabalu and Singapore, making it the airline’s eighth destination in Malaysia after Ipoh, Kota Bharu, Kuala Lumpur, Kuantan, Kuching, Langkawi and Penang.
By Scoot on December 3, 2019
Rejoice in grand merriment this festive season at Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur with alluring offerings of gourmet cuisines, classic Christmas events, live entertainments and perfect spa gift for your loved ones.
By Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur on December 3, 2019
What better way to kick start the New Year than with a visit to the dynamic city of Dubai? This winter, Emirates is offering a chance for travellers from Malaysia to explore more of Dubai for less. If visiting Dubai is on your bucket list, Emirates is giving travelers a compelling reason to book a trip now. During this limited time offer, travelers are able to enjoy great fares, loaded with added-value perks, in addition to a complimentary 2-night hotel stay in the heart of Dubai and 10kg free excess baggage allowance for local travellers.
By Emirates on December 2, 2019
Starbucks Malaysia has opened its 300 th store since beginning its coffee journey in Malaysia over two decades ago. Located in the epicenter of fashion and culture, Starbucks Reserve Bukit Bintang Junction will be poised to connect Malaysians with quality coffee through a unique human experience.
By Starbucks Malaysia on December 2, 2019
CapitaLand’s wholly-owned lodging business unit, The Ascott Limited (Ascott), has secured a contract to manage its first Ascott-branded serviced residence in Penang. Ascott was awarded the contract by Plenitude Berhad, a Bursa Malaysia-listed conglomerate, with core interests in property development, property investment and property management. The 250-unit Ascott Gurney Penang is scheduled to open in the last quarter of 2021.
By Ascott International Management on November 29, 2019
Qatar Airways and Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC) today launched Qatar Live – a series of music concerts and festivals taking place in Doha from 5 to 19 December 2019. The events have been organised to align with the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup Qatar 2019 (26 November to 8 December) and the FIFA Club World Cup Qatar 2019™ (11 to 21 December) to provide world-class entertainment for football fans, visitors, and local residents
By Qatar National Tourism Council on November 22, 2019
Global superstar Katy Perry, legendary band Maroon 5, international Latin music star Maluma, and international music legend Cheb Khaled are set to perform in Doha between 13 and 19 December, in time for the FIFA Club World Cup being hosted in Qatar from 11 to 21 December.
By Qatar National Tourism Council on November 22, 2019
The Sarawak Tourism Board (STB) today played host to more than 100 media personnel in the Klang Valley at the STB Media Night 2019 which was attended by senior editors, journalists, crew and photographers from various platforms including print, broadcast, online and social media.
By Sarawak Tourism Board on November 22, 2019
Nestled on the south-eastern shoreline of Malaysia, between lush rainforests and the South China Sea, One&Only Desaru Coast is a spectacular tropical retreat that embodies the essence of her location, known as the ‘village of palms’. Spread across 128 acres of unspoilt wild flora and flanked by a secluded coastline of pristine golden sands, the first One&Only resort in Asia will begin welcoming guests on 23 March 2020. The resort is easily accessible from Singapore, just a two-hour drive by luxury car, or Senai International Airport in Johor.
By One&Only on November 22, 2019
Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) today announces an exciting new collaboration with Hollywood superstars Gwyneth Paltrow, Kate Hudson and Zoe Saldana. The project, centers around the short film ‘A Story Takes Flight’, which stars the actresses as themselves embarking on three journeys of exploration through Dubai, filled with inspiration, discovery, and human connections.
By Dubai Tourism on November 21, 2019
Firefly announced that the airline has launched its latest route directly connecting Johor Bahru and Kota Bharu 3 times weekly; Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday starting 17 December 2019.
By Firefly Airlines on November 21, 2019
For 40 years, the Happy Meal has been the symbol of shared moments of happiness for families around the world. To
commemorate this milestone, McDonald’s Malaysia is launching the limited edition
Surprise Happy Meal, featuring some of the most popular Happy Meal toys from the
last four decades. The Surprise Happy Meal will be available at McDonalds restaurants nationwide starting 28 November, while stocks last.
By McDonald's Malaysia on November 21, 2019
From romantic getaways to family reunions, weddings, stag and hen weekends, travel has long been considered a group activity. But travel trends are changing: in recent years, more people have embraced solo travel to satisfy desire for alone time. To investigate this growing phenomenon, Klook, a world-leading travel activities and services booking platform, commissioned a Solo Travel study conducted by YouGov, which found that the vast majority of travellers are interested in hitting the road alone – regardless of age, gender, or nationality.
By Klook on November 21, 2019
Scheduled to open on 12 December 2019, J-Hotel by Dorsett will be Dorsett Hospitality International’s first boutique hotel in Kuala Lumpur. Vibrantly fashionable, J-Hotel by Dorsett is situated in the heart of Kuala Lumpur’s Golden Triangle and the bustling landmark of Bukit Bintang. Operating under the group’s d.Collection brand, the rooms are intimately designed, comfortable and modest, complemented by a casual dining that’s trendy and engaging.
By Dorsett Hospitality International on November 19, 2019
Amsterdam in 2008, the brand’s mission has been to address the needs of the modern traveler through the concept and design of its hotels. Now, citizenM has taken this commitment to the next level by creating a ‘Guide to Business Travel’, which will address common issues experienced by those who are often in transit. Volume one of the guide is called Brainwaves–an innovative musical collaboration between citizenM, London based record label Erased Tapes, music scientists at Goldsmiths, University of London, and supported by Bose.
By citizenM on November 19, 2019