Firefly Kota Bahru sectors

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Firefly Kota Bahru sectors

Firefly recently introduced the Kota Bharu – Johor Bahru service, making it the only commercial airline to link the East Coast of Peninsular Malaysia with the Southern state of Johor. This service will commence on 26 April 2012 with flights every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday.

Jessica Minh Anh made history with the world’s highest fashion show

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Jessica Minh Anh made history with the world’s highest fashion show

On the 19th March 2012, global fashion entrepreneur and model Jessica Minh Anh made history with the first ever fashion show on the SkyBridge of the world’s tallest twin structure, the PETRONAS Twin Towers, 175 metres above street level. The hotly anticipated red carpet event showcased collections from ten different countries, marking a new height in fashion and the latest triumph of rising star Jessica.

China Bar & Lounge at Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside Showcases Dominique Bodin

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China Bar & Lounge at Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside Showcases Dominique Bodin

PUTRAJAYA, 5 March 2012 – China Bar & Lounge is pleased to showcase a talented pianist, Dominique Bodin performing from 19 to 25 March 2012. Dominique, a renowned French pianist has performed in various International venues, entertaining audiences with his chord melodies.

Semara pampers parents and keeps kids entertained

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Semara pampers parents and keeps kids entertained

Boutique Bali property Semara Resort & Spa Seminyak has launched a new package that pampers parents and keeps kids entertained.The resort’s Play Date & Pampering package allows mum (or dad) to bliss out with an indulgent 90-minute Balinese massage at Semara Spa while their child enjoys two hours of quality, supervised play time at Cubby HouseKids Club.Priced from just Rp350,000++(approximately AUD$36.30) the offer is the perfect way for parents to totally relax knowing their children are being cared for and having fun.

Premium Wagyu Beef and Master Kobe Specials this April at Tosca

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Premium Wagyu Beef and Master Kobe Specials this April at Tosca

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – March 06, 2012 – This April, Eric Siew, Executive Sous Chef of Tosca, the al-fresco Italian restaurant at DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur is introducing Wagyu Beef and Master Kobe as its specials. Specially flown in from Australia, these premium meats known for its marbling texture can be enjoyed from April 9 to May 22 in seven different cooking styles.DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur’s Italian Restaurant offers seven different cooking styles for its Wagyu Beef and Master Kobe Specials

We Are Honouring All Mums

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We Are Honouring All Mums

PUTRAJAYA, 20 March 2012 – On Mother’s Day; Sunday, 13 May 2012 B’s Restaurant at Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside offers some great celebration for mums, which is sure to make her day.Enjoy a leisurely afternoon indulgence like no other with tempting selection of lavish treats topped with fun-filled session from 11:00am to 3:00pm, featuring an international buffet with live cooking kitchen concept.

Firefly celebrates its latest milestone with children in Kota Bharu

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Firefly celebrates its latest milestone with children in Kota Bharu

Kota Bharu – As a community airline, Firefly prides itself with its efforts to give back to the community. Today, Firefly celebrated the launch of its newest route by treating 50 childrenwith a hearty luncheon filled with a series of activities with renowned local singers and actors. They were Ezlynn- a female pop singer, Al-Mawlid – a nasyid group formed by initial band members of Innuendo, Ruffedge, VE, and Fabulous Cat, Siti Saleha – an actress, and Fiffi Natasya – a new model and actress.

MGTO Promotes MACAU as Cultural Tourism Destinations in MATTA Fair

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MGTO Promotes MACAU as Cultural Tourism Destinations in MATTA Fair

March 15, Kuala Lumpur – The Macau Government Tourist Office (MGTO) participates in the MATTA Travel Fair, held at Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur from March 16-18, 2012 promoting Macau as a cultural tourism destination.Looking at a long term objective of developing Macau as a world center of tourism and leisure, MGTO took this opportunity to showcase Macau as a unique holiday destination for families, couples and groups of friends.

Fly domestic from RM25 only

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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.