KUALA LUMPUR, 18 March 2015: The Sepang International Circuit will host the 17th edition of Formula 1 PETRONAS Malaysia Grand Prix™ 27 to 29 March. The grand prix is the second round of the 2015 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. SIC...

Shopping in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, 17 March 2015: Malaysia’s latest mega fam trip concluded  last week with 39 foreign travel agents and media attending the launching of the 1Malaysia Grand Prix Sale 2015 and the 6th Malaysia International Shoe Festival. The Mega Fam participants,...
BERLIN, 10 March 2015: Malaysia took top honours at the Golden City Gate Awards during the ITB Trade Show last week. The awards recognises the best film, print and multi-media promotions. The winning entry was Tourism Malaysia’s advertisement that featured the...
BERLIN, 10 March 2015: Berliners hailing taxis gain a glimpse Malaysia’s destinations following Tourism Malaysia launch, last week, of its taxi wrap advertising campaign. Introduced during the ITB week, 200 taxis are now promoting Malaysia as a tourist destination, as...
KUALA LUMPUR, 9 March 2015: Malaysia announced the establishment of GOASEAN at ITB Berlin 2015, last week. GOASEAN, the brainchild of Malaysia’s Prime Minister of Malaysia YAB Dato' Sri Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak. It will claim the honour of being the...
KUALA LUMPUR, 9 March 2015: Wyndham Hotel Group Corporation has expanded its Ramada® brand in Malaysia with the recently opened 357-room Ramada Plaza Dua Sentral Kuala Lumpur, the brand’s second property in the country. Ramada PLaza Dua Sentral Kuala Lumpur...

Bird tours have a future

CYBERJAYA, 17 February 2015: There are moves afoot to turn Malaysia into a prime birding destination, a niche market that could attract bird watchers and amateur photographers from neighbouring countries. A seminar on “Malaysia; a preferred birding destination” concluded recently...
BANGKOK, 12 February 2015: Minor Hotel Group has signed a collaboration agreement with Destination Resorts & Hotels to develop an Anantara resort in Malaysia. Under the agreement, both parties will identify a suitable location to co-develop a luxury resort and...
NAY PYI TAW, 29 January 2015: Following on from its successful Visit Malaysia Year 2014 campaign, Malaysia launched MyFest 2015, Wednesday, at the ASEAN Tourism Forum. Malaysia Tourism Promotion Board director general, Dato Mirza Mohammad Taiyab,  announced details of the...
CHEVY CHASE, USA, 29 January 2015: Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company plans to open its second hotel in Malaysia in one of the fastest growing catchment areas known as the Petaling Jaya, within a development named Empire City. In a signing ceremony,...