The Japan Shopping Tourism Organization (JSTO) is launching a special social media photo competition to engage with international tourists, currently unable to visit Japan, and reward sharing some of their best photo memories. The contest will run from December 1st, 2020 until February 28th, 2021. Entrants to the competition get a chance to win some amazing prizes including a JCB gift card worth 200,000JPY (ca. 2,000USD) as part of a shopping trip using a private car and accompanied by the popular personal shopper and stylist Makiko Shimotori.
By Japan Shopping Tourism Organisation on December 2, 2020
STARLUX Airlines today announced its new destination—Kuala Lumpur—effective January 5, 2021. STARLUX will initially operate two flights per week, and will adjust the schedule from month to month in response to market demand to cater to the gradually recovering travel market, providing business and student travelers safe and reliable service. Reservations for flights to Kuala Lumpur open on 27 November.
By STARLUX Airlines on December 2, 2020
KL-lites have among the lowest work-life balance globally, ranking 4th among the most overworked cities in the world.
By Airbnb on November 26, 2020
With the recent announcement by the National Security Council, Malaysians can travel again between green zones and take advantage of special deals offered by hotels across the country particularly in green zones. Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) released by the Ministry of Tourism, Arts & Culture yesterday provides a simple guide for locals to travel from green zones to green zones, as well as in the event travellers need to cross over other zones.
By Malaysian Association of Hotels on November 25, 2020
Qatar Airways has launched a global programme exclusive to students worldwide. Student Club is powered by the airline’s loyalty programme, Qatar Airways Privilege Club, and offers a range of benefits curated for students to support them throughout their educational journey.
By Qatar Airways on November 24, 2020
The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture announced a detailed recovery plan in its efforts to reinvigorate the national economy through the tourism sector that had been impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic.
By Tourism Malaysia on November 23, 2020
In a world of constant change, questions and big decisions may arise in regards to career, personal life and more. The choices we make shape our future, hence it is essential to take a step back and shift our perspectives. As part of #HiltonExperience, Hilton Hotels in Malaysia invites you to embark on a journey of self realisation and discovery.
By Hilton Malaysia on November 23, 2020
To cushion the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, Selangor state government rolls out the two-phase Economic Stimulus Package, including Selangor Economic Recovery Plan that was announced by Menteri Besar of Selangor The Right Honourable Dato’ Seri Amirudin bin Shari on 13 July 2020.
By Tourism Selangor on November 23, 2020
With prizes worth up to RM 129,000 to be won, Be A RENOgrapher Photography Contest aims to bring Malaysians on a journey of appreciating the beauty of Malaysia and discovering the hidden passion in photography through the lens of a smartphone camera.
By Tourism Malaysia on November 18, 2020
Qatar Airways has launched new, simplified fare families across all travel classes in a bid to offer greater choice and flexibility to its passengers.
By Qatar Airways on November 16, 2020
Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas is honored to receive Best Resort Spa in Malaysia award by World Spa Awards.
By Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas on November 6, 2020
In conjunction with 11.11 sale in Malaysia, consumers can flock to their fave-ourite retail store from the comfort of their homes to snag some affordable online deals at 90% off and more during and after the lockdown period from 1st to 14th November 2020, on everything from essential items to staycation and hair colouring deals as low as RM11, F&B home delivery deals and even booking a Covid-19 drive-thru lab test.
By Fave on November 4, 2020
MY E.G. Services Bhd (“MYEG”) announced today the official launch of MySafeTravel by MYEG, a digital health pass system for travellers aimed at making entry into Malaysia amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic faster, simpler and safer.
By MY E.G. Services Berhad on November 4, 2020
The recent extension of the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) to 9 or 10 November in parts of the country including Selangor, Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, around Nilai in Negeri Sembilan and in Sabah has meant that many Malaysians are seeing a longer Work From Home (WFH) period.
By OYO Hotels and Homes on October 28, 2020
IKHLAS, airasia.com’s Muslim-friendly line of business launched its ‘IKHLAS For Sabah’ digital donation today as part of its Sadaqah service to extend a helping hand to hard-hit communities in Sabah due to the pandemic.
By AirAsia on October 27, 2020
To help keep guests and team members safe and healthy, Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast has implemented SAFE + SOUND, a best-in-class program focused on enhanced cleaning practices, social interaction guidelines and workplace protocols. The program was developed by a team of hospitality and gaming experts in collaboration with worldwide health and sanitization specialists, including Ecolab and NSF. Under the new standards established by SAFE + SOUND, Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast has passed a rigorous 272-point inspection independently assessed by NSF.
By Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast on October 27, 2020
ITB Asia, ‘Asia’s Leading Travel Trade Show,’ successfully concluded today rounding off the first virtual event in its 13-year history. The highly-anticipated trade show was hosted virtually on the newly established online platform, ITB Community in Asia (ITB Community). Over three days, the virtual event welcomed over 35,000 travel professionals from around the world who participated in the show’s vibrant agenda of conference and networking sessions, supported by world leaders and leading destinations. With the virtual platform providing the perfect space for networking, attendees also took part in online business appointments, fuelling confidence in the industry’s future.
By ITB Asia on October 26, 2020
Qatar Airways is excited to announce it has taken delivery today of three more Airbus A350-1000 aircraft, reaffirming its position as the largest operator of Airbus A350 aircraft with 52 in its fleet. All three A350-1000 are fitted with the airline’s multi award-winning Business Class seat, Qsuite and will operate on strategic long-haul routes to Africa, the Americas, Asia-Pacific and Europe.
By Qatar Airways on October 26, 2020
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, in collaboration with Flamingo Holding Group, has celebrated the launch of the Wyndham Grand brand in North Vietnam with the reopening and rebranding of Flamingo’s resort development formerly known as Forest in the Sky Villas.
By Wyndham Hotels & Resorts on October 26, 2020
Since its development in 1976, Subang Jaya has now become a fully-developed and modern city. Subang Jaya Municipal Council has officially attained its city status on 20th October 2020 and now declared Subang Jaya City Council. Subang Jaya City is very unique and attractive because it is equipped with various aspects such as good public transportation facilities, higher educational institutions such as colleges and universities, shopping malls and commercial centers, hospitals, entertainment hubs and many more.
By Tourism Selangor on October 22, 2020
‘Tis the season for indulging and celebrating togetherness! What could be more festive than a luscious array of next-level chocolate flavours? This season, Häagen-Dazs™ invites you to revel in the festivities with three new heaven-on-earth chocolate delights, expertly crafted with the finest premium ingredients for the ultimate in unapologetically sweet indulgence.
By Häagen-Dazs™ on October 21, 2020
Maldives has won Asia’s Most Romantic Escape award in the first ever Best of the Decade Awards 2020 held by Smart Travel Asia.
By Maldives Marketing & Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) on October 21, 2020
“We all have certain habitat needs for the conditions where we can thrive.” With the rise of remote working and post-Covid changes in consumer travel patterns, Banyan Tree Group announces the launch of Habitat – offering a new way of living, working and travelling in one. Habitat enables guests to enjoy long-term stays at properties in more than 30 destinations around the globe under Banyan Tree Group’s house of brands: Banyan Tree, Angsana and Cassia. With greater flexibility and the possibility of experiencing multiple destinations with a single pass, Habitat inspires a different travel journey, meeting consumers’ evolving travel needs in the new normal.
By Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts on October 12, 2020
On the occasion of World Teacher’s Day, Qatar Airways will give away 21,000 complimentary tickets to teachers to thank them for their vital work in educating young people worldwide during the challenges brought by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
By Qatar Airways on October 5, 2020
British Airways resumes its flights to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from today after a gap of six months. The airline will resume four flights a week from Kuala Lumpur, giving customers in Malaysia convenient flying options for those who want to travel direct to the UK or beyond.
By British Airways on October 5, 2020
It is time to plan your year-end getaway to the beautiful The Taaras Beach & Spa Resort, Redang Island. With bookings of Best Flexible Rates made until 21 February 2021, the resort is offering a complimentary flight via Berjaya Hotels & Resorts’ Jojo Flight, an ATR 42-500 aircraft operated and managed by Berjaya Air, for stays between 1 November 2020 to 28 February 2021.
By Berjaya Hotels & Resorts on October 5, 2020
This season, visitors to Johor Desaru Coast, Malaysia’s newest and hippest family holiday destination, are in for more than they bargained for. Besides enjoying wide open spaces spanning some 3,900 acres along 17 kilometres of unspoiled beachfront – far from the madding crowd – they can also benefit from some truly “Sand-sational Deals” offered by key properties located within the destination.
By Desaru Coast on October 5, 2020
Langkawi Island is popular among local and foreign tourists for its bustling beaches, which is synonymous with water sports and recreational activities. Soon, Explicit Eco Marine Sdn. Bhd. will be adding an exciting new attraction to the island with the opening of Asia’s 1st Interactive Seawater Theme Park, the Perdana Quay Eco Marine Park around the first quarter of 2021.
By Explicit Eco Marine Sdn Bhd on October 5, 2020