KLANG, 1 December 2015: Mein Schiff 1, a century class cruise ship, owned and operated by TUI Cruises paid a visit to Malaysia’s Boustead Cruise Centre (BCC), Pulau Indah, Klang, last week. Officials from Tourism Malaysia welcomed the cruise ship...
BANGKOK, 11 April 2017: No surprises, Thai Smile famed for its on-and-off flights has decided to resume its service to Kuala Lumpur. It served the Bangkok-Kuala Lumpur route in the summer timetable, April to September 2015, before it quietly retreating...
KUALA LUMPUR, 27 July 2017: Malaysia has revised yet again its tourist tax exempting its citizens from paying, while levying a flat MYR10 tax on all foreigners. Foreigners staying at paid lodgings in Malaysia will be charged a flat rate...
KUALA LUMPUR, 4 December 2017: Travellers boarding flights at KLIA2 will pay a higher passenger service charge, effective, 1 January, when the tax increases from MYR50 to MYR73. The tax adjustment prompted founder and CEO of AirAsia, Tony Fernandes, to...
LONDON, 10 November 2017: Malaysia introduced  early bird information on its up-coming Visit Malaysia Year 2020, during the World Travel Market earlier this week. Fielding a 130-strong delegation led by Minister of Tourism and Culture, YB Dato’ Seri Mohamed Nazri...
BANGKOK, 25 May 2017: Langkawi is the venue for PATA Travel Mart 2018 with this signature Pacific Asia Travel Association event being hosted by Tourism Malaysia and Langkawi Development Authority. The announcement was made earlier this week by the Association’s...
PENANG, 5  January 2018: Here is an additional suggestion for your January trip planner; a musical event for Penang’s buskers, a rare opportunity to experience grass roots music talent, 20 to 21 January. For many, busking is considered a genuine...
BANGKOK, 15 March 2016: Best Western Hotels & Resorts has signed its first hotel project in Kuching,  a recently added component in a mix-use development, under construction in Sarawak's state capital. The 200-room Best Western Plus Kuching will open in 2018. Managing director...
KUALA LUMPUR, 4 July 2016: Medical tourism to Malaysia is expected to increase according to a report released, last week, by Malaysia’s M&E Research. The report identified KPJ Healthcare Bhd (KPJ Healthcare) as a leader in the expansion claiming it...
SADAO, 4 December 2017: Tourism Malaysia gave bikers a celebrity send off to promote Southern Thai Packages to Malaysia specifically for motor bike enthusiasts with the aim of increasing overland travel to Malaysia. Leading the send off,  Tourism Malaysia deputy director general (promotion), ...