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Fly domestic from RM25 only

SUBANG: Firefly will offer online promotional airfares for both local and regional destinations from tomorrow until Tuesday for travel from June 11, 2012 to March 30, 2013.

30 Days Left to Enjoy LEGOLAND® Malaysia Pre-Opening Annual Pass Promotion

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30 Days Left to Enjoy LEGOLAND® Malaysia Pre-Opening Annual Pass Promotion

Johor, 16 March 2012 – Since the launch of the pre-opening promotional annual passes in December 2011, LEGOLAND® Malaysia has received positive responses from the public on the sale of these annual passes. To date LEGOLAND Malaysia, which is especially designed for families with children from 2-12 years of age, has sold over 10,000 passes with 60% sold in Malaysia.

Singapore, The Ultimate Ride

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Singapore, The Ultimate Ride

You’ll have a thrilling time with TRANSFORMERS The Ride, one of many world renowned brands recently arrived in Singapore. With celebrated brands like American designer Michael Kors setting up shop here, legendary chef Joël Robuchon bringing his Michelin star expertise to town with L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon and Joël Robuchon Restaurant and one of the biggest American megaclubs, Avalon, bringing on the party atmosphere (see elsewhere in this Guide for more on all of these), a visit to Singapore these days is a chance to sample the world at your doorstep. It’s a fun ride and we do mean that quite literally.

Weifang Beda gets licence to rebuild Malaysia Pavilion in China

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Weifang Beda gets licence to rebuild Malaysia Pavilion in China

PUTRAJAYA, 7 March 2012 : The Malaysia Pavilion at the Shanghai World Expo 2010 that showcased a unique Minangkabau-style rooftop in batik painting is set to be rebuilt at the tourism zone in Weifang Binhai Economic & Technological Development Area (BEDA), China.

A gentle sea breeze is blowing on Le Grill at the Hôtel de Paris in Monte-Carlo

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A gentle sea breeze is blowing on Le Grill at the Hôtel de Paris in Monte-Carlo

A gentle sea breeze is blowing on Le Grill at the Hôtel de Paris in Monte-Carlo The Monte-Carlo SBM group has updated the décor in Le Grill.

200 taxis launched at Berlin during ITB 2012

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200 taxis launched at Berlin during ITB 2012

BERLIN, 8 March 2012 – A taxi campaign involving 200 taxis wrapped and branded with Malaysian images, was launched at the world’s biggest travel trade exhibition, International Tourism Bourse (ITB) here Thursday.
The eye-catching images, showing the sunny beach paradise and orang utans in a stunning jungle setting with the rafflesia – the largest flower in the world, give Malaysia the opportunity to stand out from the other more than 188 countries which are exhibiting at ITB.

Treasures of the Aga Khan Museum : Architecture in Islamic Arts

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Treasures of the Aga Khan Museum : Architecture in Islamic Arts

“Treasures of the Aga Khan Museum: Architecture in Islamic World”, a travelling exhibition of objects and art from the Aga Khan Museum collections, which has been touring renowned museums in key European cities, is now coming to the Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia.

New GSA for AIR CANADA

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New GSA for AIR CANADA

Canada’s largest full-service airline has announced the appointment of Discover The World Marketing (DTWM) as its General Sales Agent in Malaysia, or as it is officially known, its Malaysian Representative. Vivian Ku of DTWM says that Air Canada is the largest provider of scheduled passenger services for flights within Canada and for flights from Canada to the USA and every major international destination.

Starbucks® Blonde Roast Coffee – The Lighter Roast Perfected

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Starbucks® Blonde Roast Coffee – The Lighter Roast Perfected

Berjaya Starbucks Coffee Sdn Bhd has introduced a new blend to its roast coffee family after more than four decades of expertise in sourcing, roasting and blending to create this perfect blend.

Firefly offers best deals – Fly, Stay & Shop packages at MATTA Fair

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Firefly offers best deals – Fly, Stay & Shop packages at MATTA Fair

SUBANG: Firefly is targeting a 20 per cent increase in sales revenue for its turboprop operation at the upcoming MATTA Fair in Kuala Lumpur, compared to sales of RM1 million made at last year’s fair.

World Best Water-Skier, Clementine Luicine Visits Putrajaya

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World Best Water-Skier, Clementine Luicine Visits Putrajaya

Clementine and the French national team will undergo a 3-weeks intensive training with their French national coach, Marian Malaquin before they embark on their first opening event at Melbourne, Australia scheduled early March 2012.

Tun Dr Mahathir Bin Mohamad Officiated Al-Muntada Al-Islami’s Convention at Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside

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Tun Dr Mahathir Bin Mohamad Officiated Al-Muntada Al-Islami’s Convention at Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside

PUTRAJAYA, 17 February 2012 – The Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside recently welcomed over 100 investors from the Middle East for the Al-Muntada Al-Islami’s Annual Conference 2012.

1Malaysia Grand Prix Sale 10 March-15 April

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1Malaysia Grand Prix Sale 10 March-15 April

Kuala Lumpur, 28 February 2012 – Pavillion Kuala Lumpur, the world’s premier shopping and lifestyle destination once again celebrates the 1Malaysia Grand Prix Sale, offering shoppers fabulous bargains and discounts from 10March to 15 April 2012. With an exciting mix of shopping, dining and urban leisure spanning 450 stores over six themed precints, Pavillion Kuala Lumpur is truly a shopper’s paradise !

Cake Dress Set to Whet the Appetite at The World’s Highest Fashion Show

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Cake Dress Set to Whet the Appetite at The World’s Highest Fashion Show

The stunning cake dress will appear in the first ever fashion show held in the world’s tallest PETRONAS Twin Towers’ SkyBridge. The extraordinary creation will be worn by model and global fashion show organiser, Jessica Minh Anh, on the 19th March 2012 at the J Model Management’s Spring Fashion Show.

Thomas Sabo Did It Again

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Thomas Sabo Did It Again

Thomas Sabo recently unveiled its Sterling Silver Spring/Summer 2012 collection with the theme GLAM & SOUL last 18 January 2012 in Kuala Lumpur. Held at the posh and glamorous Tanzini Restaurant at GTower Hotel, this new collection is set to take this jewellery brand to a whole new level of glamour, style and attitude.

Malaysia Airlines & Mastercard Treat Top Spenders to a Priceless Journey

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Malaysia Airlines & Mastercard Treat Top Spenders to a Priceless Journey

Malaysia Airlines and MasterCard recently treated top spenders for their continuous support with a trip to Langkawi Island with the theme “A Priceless Journey to The Island of Sun, Sea and Sand”. It was held for two days and one night at the exclusive property, The Danna Langkawi.

Intra-Regional Tourism is a Lucrative Business for all ASEAN Countries

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Intra-Regional Tourism is a Lucrative Business for all ASEAN Countries

The Minister of Tourism Malaysia, The Honourable Dato’ Sri Dr. Ng Yen Yen, met with the Governor of North Sulawesi, Indonesia, Dr. S.H. Sarundajang, at the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2012 in Manado, Indonesia, to explore the possibility of forging even closer tourism cooperation between North Sulawesi and Malaysia, as well as accelerating development of the tourism industry within the ASEAN region.Dato’ Sri Dr. Ng Yen Yen supported the ‘ASEAN for ASEAN’ initiative and emphasised on the importance of ASEAN countries working together in jointly promoting each other as attractive tourist destinations.

Flying Up High In The Air Space of Kota Bharu

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Flying Up High In The Air Space of Kota Bharu

Tourism Malaysia and Kota Bharu Flying Club (KBFC) – with the support of Asia Pacific Flight Training (APFT) – recently unveiled the Sky Scenic Tour, a special and exclusive flying package that offers the experience of viewing Kota Bharu from the air for 15 minutes, beginning from Bachok beach up to Gunung Stong in Dabong, Kuala Krai.

YEO’S Chrysanthemum Tea Light , 40% Less Sugar – Drawing JOY and HEALTH to Your Life !

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YEO’S Chrysanthemum Tea Light , 40% Less Sugar – Drawing JOY and HEALTH to Your Life !

This year, in line with the government’s call for a healthier nation, Yeo’s relooked at its best-selling beverage and came up with a new drink for its consumers – Yeo’s Chrysanthemum Tea Light with 40% Less Sugar. In response to the Kempen Kurangkan Gula (‘Reduce Sugar Campaign’), Yeo’s new light version of the Chrysanthemum Tea contains 40% less sugar than its regular pack.

Expanded SIA and SAS Partnership to boost flights between Singapore and Scandinavia

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Expanded SIA and SAS Partnership to boost flights between Singapore and Scandinavia

Singapore Airlines and Scandinavian Airlines now agree to boost air services between Singapore and destinations in Scandinavia – including direct flights to the Swedish capital Stockholm.

Singapore Airlines A380 Now Serving Frankfurt And New York

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Singapore Airlines A380 Now Serving Frankfurt And New York

The Singapore Airlines Airbus A380 is now flying to Frankfurt and New York, with the inaugural Singapore – Frankfurt – New York service having departed Singapore shortly after midnight.

Capturing Malaysia Through The Years-40 Years of Press Photography

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Capturing Malaysia Through The Years-40 Years of Press Photography

GALERI PETRONAS launched a photography exhibition showcasing news images that have immortalised historical and significant moments in Malaysia for the past four decades.

Tourism Australia Welcomes New Air Asia X Services as Further Boost to Asia Growth Strategy

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Tourism Australia Welcomes New Air Asia X Services as Further Boost to Asia Growth Strategy

Tourism Australia has welcomed the announcement by leading value based carrier Air Asia X to launch future daily services between Sydney to Kuala Lumpur, as a continuum of its strategic year 2020 approach to foster more new international flights from key source destinations in Asia.

More Travel Options for Indonesian Tourists to Malaysia

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More Travel Options for Indonesian Tourists to Malaysia

Indonesian travellers can now access a greater selection of Malaysian travel packages on Tourism Malaysia’s website and for the very first time, buy the packages online directly with the introduction of a SOTA widget on the website.

World Press Photo 2012 in Kuala Lumpur

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World Press Photo 2012 in Kuala Lumpur

Commemorating the arrival of over 160 award winning press photographs from all over the world an official opening event was held today at the exhibition’s first location in Malaysia, the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.

International Hot Air Balloon to Return to Putrajaya in March

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International Hot Air Balloon to Return to Putrajaya in March

Coming March, Malaysia will once again host a fiesta like no other in the country. The announcement came at an exclusive launch event held today at the Kompleks Perbadanan Putrajaya, which was officiated by Minister of Federal Territories and Urban Wellbeing, Yang Berhormat Dato’ Raja Nong Chik Raja Zainal Abidin. With the increasing yearly media publicity and the evolving program size, larger crowds are expected to visit the 4th Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta, themed “1 World, 1 Malaysia, 1 Fiesta”. The whole fiesta venue, Monumen Alaf Baru, which has been graciously provided by  Perbadanan Putrajaya, the administrative arm of the city of Putrajaya; is projected to host thousands of local and international visitors over the four-day fiesta from March 15th to […]

Wan Enderi Mohd Saad Appointed Director of Rooms – Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside

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Wan Enderi Mohd Saad Appointed Director of Rooms – Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside

Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside is pleased to announce the appointment of Wan Enderi Mohd Saad as its new Director of Rooms. A respected hospitality professional, Wan Enderi brings over fifteen years of luxury hotel experience to his new role.

LEGOLAND Malaysia Unveils the Steelworks for the Iconic Roller Coaster Ride

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LEGOLAND Malaysia Unveils the Steelworks for the Iconic Roller Coaster Ride

LEGOLAND MALAYSIA, the first LEGOLAND theme park to open in Asian-Pacific and the sixth in the world, today officially joins the global LEGOLAND movement, by announcing a series of milestones,beginning with the complete installation of steelworks for its iconic roller coaster ride called the LEGO TECHNIC Test Track; and the sale of annual passes.

Firefly Reaches Out To Bus Commuters To Promote Its Subang-Kuantan Services

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Firefly Reaches Out To Bus Commuters To Promote Its Subang-Kuantan Services

Firefly is promoting its new route between Subang and Kuantan to bus commuters at Bus Terminal Makmur, Kuantan as a fast and convenient mode of travelling.

Uniqlo

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Uniqlo

Uniqlo, Japan’s No. 1 apparel brand has just opened its second store in Suria KLCC after the success of its very first Malaysian outlet at Fahrenheit, Bukit Bintang. The grand opening took place at the centre court of Suria KLCC, located at the base of PETRONAS Twin Towers.