A Chocolatey Touch in The Face of Adversity

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A Chocolatey Touch in The Face of Adversity

Studies have shown a strong connection between creative expression and overall well-being. To make this October a wholesome month for Malaysians, especially those battling with breast cancer, Harriston has collaborated with Breast Cancer Foundation to organise Harriston’s Chocolate DIY To Sweeten Your Pinktober for breast cancer patients and survivors at Harriston Signature at Shamelin, Cheras.

“Noh” Japanese Traditional Performing Art Event and Exhibition

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“Noh” Japanese Traditional Performing Art Event and Exhibition

The Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo(KPH), one of Japan’s most prestigious international hotels located in Shinjuku, Tokyo, will host a special event and exhibition of the Japanese traditional performing art called “Noh” from September 27 (Friday) to November 27 (Wednesday), 2019. This exhibition is held in cooperation with The National Noh Theatre and marks the fourth time that this event will be held. This year’s exhibition is based upon the “Tale of the Heike” historical epic poetry that portrays the battle between the Heike and the Minamoto clans for control of Japan and the rise and fall of the Taira Family (Heike). Also, various precious props, art and literary works, including masks carved from wood, costumes and other items, associated with Noh plays such as “Shunkan (A Buddhist priest who plotted to bring down the ruling Taira Family)” and “Atsumori (A young warrior of the Taira Family who was killed in battle)” will be provided by The National Noh Theatre for display. Complimentary shortened performances of Noh programs will be held in our Lobby on October 15 (Tuesday) and 28 (Monday), 2019 by Tsunao Yamai of the Komparu School of Noh, who will also provide a lecture on the art of Noh.

Qatar Airways Named “Best Airline-Business Class”

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Qatar Airways Named “Best Airline-Business Class”

Qatar Airways continues its award-winning streak this year by being named ‘Best Airline – Business Class’ at the 30th Annual TTG Travel Awards 2019 in Bangkok, Thailand.

Welcome to Resort World Genting’s  Starlight Carnival

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Welcome to Resort World Genting’s Starlight Carnival

Imagine an inky black sky studded with pinpricks of stars, twinkling like diamonds against a satin background. The strains of tuneful melodies drift in the breeze as the smell of luscious food wafts through the air. On the left, exclamations of delight at the fun fair where someone has won a prize; on the right, the iconic fanfare that heralds the start of a blockbuster movie. If this sounds like a fantastic night out, then Resorts World Genting’s first-ever Starlight Carnival is exactly where you should be right now.

Hilton Launches Second DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Bangkok

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Hilton Launches Second DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Bangkok

DoubleTree by Hilton, one of the fastest growing brands in the Hilton portfolio, today announced the opening of 251-room DoubleTree by Hilton Bangkok Ploenchit. With a central location in the heart of Bangkok, the third DoubleTree hotel in Thailand serves as the perfect base for travelers looking to explore the city renowned for its unique blend of vibrant city life, a plethora of gastronomy and world-famous cultural landmarks.

Four Points by Sheraton Expands in Indonesia

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Four Points by Sheraton Expands in Indonesia

Marriott International makes another breakthrough in Bali with the opening of Four Points by Sheraton Bali Ungasan, the third Four Points hotel to open on the island. Situated in Jimbaran hills, the hotel offers breathtaking views of Jimbaran Bay, Mount Batukaru and Mount Agung. Whether travellers are on the island for work or fun, the hotel is sure to cater to the needs of today’s every day traveller with its approachable design, stylish comfort and all of the brand’s popular extras.

Learning Made Fun Project by Tourism Selangor

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Learning Made Fun Project by Tourism Selangor

Tourism Selangor, with a vision to execute successful Corporate Service Responsibility (CSR) Programmes from time to time, became one of the participating sponsors for the “Ziarah Korporat & Media bersama ke ASNAF (ZIKRA)” 2019 Programme organised by Lembaga Zakat Selangor on September 24 th , 2019.

Luasempit, a Weekend Market Not to be Missed For VM2020

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Luasempit, a Weekend Market Not to be Missed For VM2020

Bursa Malaysia-listed MERIDIAN Bhd (Meridian), the developer of Malaysia Tourism City (MTC) in Kuala Linggi, Melaka, announced that it intends to turn the tourism city into a tourist shopping haven by hosting the Luasempit weekendmarket@MTC, a Malaysian version of the popular Chatuchak market in Bangkok.

Tourism Malaysia Brings VM2020 Campaign to PATA Travel Mart 2019

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Tourism Malaysia Brings VM2020 Campaign to PATA Travel Mart 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.

Tourism Malaysia Rallies Support from Sabah Tourism Industry Players & MASwings for VM2020

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Tourism Malaysia Rallies Support from Sabah Tourism Industry Players & MASwings for VM2020

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.

New Taipei City & EVA Air Jointly Invite Malaysian Tourists to Explore the City’s Hidden Gems

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New Taipei City & EVA Air Jointly Invite Malaysian Tourists to Explore the City’s Hidden Gems

From 20 till 22 September, New Taipei City Government and EVA Air will be organising the “New Taipei City, New Adventure!” Travel Fair at Nu Sentral Shopping Mall in Kuala Lumpur, featuring Shou Shin Bou, HiWalk, full-scale model of the popular Shen’ao Rail Bike for photo opportunities, and Jiufen CHIPAO, to introduce the newest and most popular tourist attractions along New Taipei City’s Mountain-Ocean Line, sharing the most delicious souvenirs, and conducting fun experiential activities – inviting Malaysians to gain firsthand experience of the excitement and beauty of New Taipei City.

Swap Screams for Laughter this Halloween at SuperPark Malaysia

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Swap Screams for Laughter this Halloween at SuperPark Malaysia

For the whole month of October, SuperPark Malaysia is set to bring the joy of play to visitors this Halloween season, offering them a full day of fun-filled activities with friends and family. This unique all-in-one indoor park in the heart of the city welcomes everyone to join in its SuperHalloween celebrations with a line up of friendly ghosts and ghouls, as well as countless treats and promotions to swap the spooky with excitement.

Grand Ion Delemen Hotel Offered Work Exposure Trainning For Down Syndrome People

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Grand Ion Delemen Hotel Offered Work Exposure Trainning For Down Syndrome People

Like other Persons with Disabilities, individuals with Down Syndrome are often isolated and restricted from social interactions and job opportunities. It is a genetic disorder caused by the presence of all or part of a third copy of chromosome 21.

One Click and Chill: AirAsia’s Inflight Wifi Just Got Faster

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One Click and Chill: AirAsia’s Inflight Wifi Just Got Faster

AirAsia is upgrading its award-winning AirAsia WiFi service, powered by ROKKI, to provide high-speed inflight connectivity to guests.

The First-Ever Cookie Suite Welcomes Guests at DoubleTree By Hilton Phuket Banthai Resort

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The First-Ever Cookie Suite Welcomes Guests at DoubleTree By Hilton Phuket Banthai Resort

The simple gesture of offering a warm DoubleTree Cookie to guests upon check-in has become synonymous with the warm welcome and CARE (Creating A Rewarding Experience) service culture of DoubleTree by Hilton. To celebrate the brand’s 50th Anniversary, the recently opened DoubleTree by Hilton Phuket Banthai Resort is marking this significant milestone locally by taking the experience a step further with a first-of-its-kind Cookie Suite Experiential Package.

Illegal Tour Businesses Must be Stopped, Says MATTA

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Illegal Tour Businesses Must be Stopped, Says MATTA

The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) is calling on the Authorities to act against illegal tour businesses and the public to deal only with licensed travel agents.

Last Chance to Book Emirates’ Year End Travel Deals

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Last Chance to Book Emirates’ Year End Travel Deals

Emirates is inviting Malaysian travellers to hurry and book tickets for their next travel escapade with special fares across its vast global network of exciting destinations. Travellers have one last chance to book these special fares and save, available only until 6 October 2019. Malaysian jet-setters can look forward to all-inclusive Economy Class fares from Kuala Lumpur starting at only RM 2,489 and Business Class fares starting at RM 12,599.

Dusit International Continues Philippines Expansion

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Dusit International Continues Philippines Expansion

Dusit International continues Philippines expansion with grand opening of dusitD2 Davao hotel Philippine.

5 Reasons Why Canon’s PowerShot G5 X Mark II and PowerShot G7 X Mark III are Great Travel Cameras

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5 Reasons Why Canon’s PowerShot G5 X Mark II and PowerShot G7 X Mark III are Great Travel Cameras

Canon Marketing Malaysia introduces two new digital compact cameras, the PowerShot G5 X Mark II and PowerShot G7 X Mark III, featuring a stellar combination of DSLR speed, quality and lightweight handling.

Going Back to The Roots Celebrating The Jazz Legends

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Going Back to The Roots Celebrating The Jazz Legends

Nat King Cole rose to prominence at an early age, starting out as a jazz pianist. This African-American’s soft baritone voice captured the attention of people around him and eventually emerged as a popular solo performer with hits like “Unforgettable” and “Mona Lisa”.

Airbnb Invites Guests to Enjoy RM1 Experiences in Celebration of Malaysia Day

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Airbnb Invites Guests to Enjoy RM1 Experiences in Celebration of Malaysia Day

To celebrate Malaysia Day on 16 September, nine Malaysian hosts across the nation will offer a series of unique Experiences for RM1 for a limited selection of dates in September!

One World Hotel Petaling Jaya Named Best Meetings Hotel

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One World Hotel Petaling Jaya Named Best Meetings Hotel

One World Hotel was recently awarded Best Meetings Hotel – Malaysia at the inaugural M&C Asia Stella Awards 2019, a MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions) industry-specific accolade launched by Northstar Travel Group that honours the very best MICE destinations, convention & visitors bureaux, convention centres, meeting hotels, loyalty programmes, sustainability practices as well as destination management companies.

Kuala Lumpur is the Third Most Visited Destination – Asia Pacific  Destinations Index

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Kuala Lumpur is the Third Most Visited Destination – Asia Pacific Destinations Index

Kuala Lumpur has emerged as the third most visited APAC destination in Mastercard’s Asia Pacific Destinations Index (APDI), ahead of Tokyo and Seoul. Bangkok and Singapore take up the first and second spots respectively.

ArtScience Museum unveils City in a Garden at Future World

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ArtScience Museum unveils City in a Garden at Future World

As part of its commitment to refresh its landmark permanent exhibition, ArtScience Museum will be introducing a new themed gallery with new artworks by teamLab, as well as the return of popular installations at Future World: Where Art Meets Science on 5 September 2019.

Sony Introduces Its New h.ear Series Headphones and Walkman®

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Sony Introduces Its New h.ear Series Headphones and Walkman®

Sony introduces its new headphones h.ear on 3 wireless NC WH-H910N, h.ear on 3 mini wireless WH-H810, h.ear in 3 Truly Wireless WF-H800 and matching NW-A100 Series Walkman®. Fashion lovers are in their element with 5 new colour combinations teamed with high quality sound.

Tourism Malaysia Travel Mart 2019

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Tourism Malaysia Travel Mart 2019

The Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi has officiated the Tourism Malaysia Travel Mart 2019 programme organised by Tourism Malaysia at Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) here today.

Reef Check and Trash Hero Malaysia Collaborate for Nationwide Clean Up Effort

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Reef Check and Trash Hero Malaysia Collaborate for Nationwide Clean Up Effort

Reef Check Malaysia (RCM) and Trash Hero Malaysia (TH) will be joining forces to conduct a nationwide clean-up effort in Malaysia on Saturday, 21st of September 2019. This effort is in conjunction with the International Coastal Clean-up Day (ICC) as well as the World Clean-up Day (WCUD), which fall on the same day this year.

30 International Media Experience Summertime in Malaysia

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30 International Media Experience Summertime in Malaysia

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”.

Emirates Travel Deals, Your Gateway to Travel the World

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Emirates Travel Deals, Your Gateway to Travel the World

Emirates’ travel deals are back with exceptional fares across its vast global network of exciting destinations. Take this opportunity to start booking tickets from today and until 16th September, valid for travel between 6th September 2019 and 30th June 2020.

Maximal or Minimal – Which End of The Style Spectrum Are You

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Maximal or Minimal – Which End of The Style Spectrum Are You

Hotels.comTM today unveiled the world’s first half and half hotel suite, the ‘So Extra So Chic’ suite – a room split literally straight down the middle, where half is uber-maximalist and half ultra-minimalist.