FARNBOROUGH, 15 July 2016: AirAsia has signed a firm order with Airbus for the purchase of 100 A321neo aircraft. AirAsia Group chief executive officer Tony Fernandes and Airbus president and CEO Fabrice Brégier announced the contract, earlier this week, at...
CHIANG MAI, 28 October 2016: Malindo Air, a Malaysian-based, low-cost airline, will launch a service connecting Kuala Lumpur and Chiang Mai, 30 October. According to the airline, a daily service to Chiang Mai will mark the airline’s second destination in Thailand...
SINGAPORE, 1 March 2017: Malaysia's medical tourism sector is booming, prompting fierce competition among its leading market players, according to the latest report by Transparency Market Research. Describing Malaysia’s medical tourism market as mature, TMR says prominent enterprises are looking to...
KOTA KINABALU, 12 May 2017: The arrival of the biggest incentive group from China this week shows that Sabah is ready to stage large scale events, Sabah Tourism Board officials reported. The 3,500 delegates from JM Top Achievers China arrived...
SEPANG, Malaysia, 25 February 2019: AirAsia has reaffirmed its commitment to support Sarawak in its efforts to promote Kuching as one of Malaysia’s premier destinations. AirAsia made the statement of support during an announcement of a new...
KUALA LUMPUR, 22 November 2017: Malaysia’s Truly Asia campaign successfully presented Malaysia as a multi-cultural and racial destination for the first time, Malaysia’s Minister of Tourism and Culture, YB Dato’ Seri Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz, told CNN on the...

Sunway Pyramid reopens

KUALA LUMPUR, 17 October 2016: Sunway Hotels & Resorts, the hospitality division of property-construction conglomerate Sunway Group, will reopen its 4.5-star Sunway Pyramid Hotel 3 November. The hotel was formerly known as Sunway Pyramid Hotel East. The hotel will progressively open...
SATUN, 20 November 2017: Tourism Malaysia hosted a launch ceremony for the Tammalang Ferry that should boost travel to Langkawi, one of Malaysia’s top island destinations. Plans have been firmed up to promote travel tour packages for South Thailand residents that will...
KUCHING, 15 January 2018:  AirAsia recently hosted 20 travel agents from Guangzhou and Shenzhen to tour Sarawak in the hope the agents will launch new tour offerings for Chinese travellers in the two cities. Sarawak Tourism Board and the low-cost...
KUALA LUMPUR, 24 March 2017: Sunway Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of Michael Monks as general manager for Sunway Putra Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Drawing on over 35 years of hospitality industry experience, Monks is responsible for the...