KUALA LUMPUR, 12 September 2018: MATTA Travel Fair closed at the weekend with Sarawak Tourism Board announcing it expects to attract 4.8 million visitors retaining its status as “Malaysia's favourite destination”. Sarawak mustered 14 booths and a big delegation of...
KUALA LUMPUR, 12 September 2018 Royal Caribbean International announced at the MATTA fair last weekend it would resume its popular cruises aboard Voyager of the Seas. Cruise packages were up for grabs at a starting price of MYR518, but only...
KUCHING, 24 August 2018: Visitors from China and Singapore increased during the first five months of 2018 according to the latest count from the Sarawak Tourism Board. Based on STB data, January to May, there was an uptick of 20.2%...
KUCHING, 21 August 2018: Sarawak will be MATTA fair’s “Malaysia’s Favourite Destination” at the second edition of the popular consumer travel show, according to Sarawak Tourism Board’s Hornbill newsletter. The fair will be held 7 to 9 September at the...
KUCHING, 21 May 2018: Australian travel trade partners will have a chance to meet up with Sarawak’s tourism officials and inbound travel companies at the Travel Industry Exhibition. The event will be hosted at Dockside Cockle Bay Wharf in Darling...
KUCHING, 14 February 2018: More than 200 residents were made homeless when one of Sarawak’s famous long houses burnt to the ground earlier this month. The Nanga Mgemah Long House, located in the Lemanak region near Taman Negara Batang Ai, in...
BANGKOK 12 February 2018: Tourism Malaysia entertained media and travel agents with awards and lucky draws at its annual Malaysia Appreciation Night at a riverside hotel in Bangkok last Thursday. Tourism Malaysia deputy chairman, Dato’ Zainol Abidin Omar, highlighted the...

Qatar flies to Penang

DOHA, 12 February 2018:  Qatar Airways is now serving Penang with three weekly nonstop flights from Doha. The inaugural flight touched down at Penang’s international airports, mid-last week. Having established its first service to Kuala Lumpur in 2001, the airline now...
JAIPUR, 7 Februa4y 2018: AirAsia X's latest route from Kuala Lumpur to Jaipur was launched 5 February, making it easier to travel from Kuala Lumpur to Northwest India. Promotional all-in-fares to launch the flight have been set at  MYR199 one-way...
MELBOURNE, 5 February 2018: AirAsia will move its Melbourne operations to Avalon Airport from Melbourne Airport, effective later this year. AirAsia X Malaysia will operate twice daily flights as the first international airline at the airport, while making long-haul flying accessible to...