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New Malaysian online tours platform finds niche in adventure

A new online booking platform for adventure-based tours and activities in Malaysia has been launched globally. Currently, Adventoro has more than 400 tours and activities located at...

M’sian tourism ministry wants RM300 million more in promotional funds

The Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia is seeking an additional RM300 million (US$74 million) from the government for promotional activities in China and...

Low-income Malaysians can apply to be trained as local hosts under...

Malaysians with a household income of RM4,000 (US$974) and below may qualify for a new scheme designed to train and certify 2,000 local hosts...

Langkawi heightens courtship of European travellers

Langkawi Development Authority (LADA) is stepping up efforts to grow arrivals from Europe, which had earlier been hit by Malaysia Airlines' suspension of most...

Malaysia proffers more lesser-known destinations to Chinese visitors

Encouraged by improved air links between Malaysia and China, Tourism Malaysia is stepping up efforts to tap tourist traffic from second- and third-tier Chinese...

Agents say tour reroutes minimal as Penang recovers from floods

After a 17-hour downpour that started on Saturday noon led to deadly floods in Penang and changes to tour programmes, tourism stakeholders are now...

Volcanoes could be Malaysia’s hot new tourism product

The Malaysian Tourism and Culture Ministry (Sabah), along with Universiti Malaysia Sabah, is exploring the possibility of introducing volcano tourism in Tawau, which shares...

M’sian trade upbeat over SME, medical tourism allotment in Budget

Malaysian prime minister Mohd Najib Abdul Razak last Friday presented the national budget for 2018, unveiling a RM2 billion (US$471.5 million) component for the...

Malaysia’s north to soar on Qatar’s wings

Qatar Airways’ new thrice-weekly flights between Doha and Penang, commencing February 6, 2018, are spurring hopes among Malaysian inbound agents of stronger European traffic...

First flights from South Korea spark new tourism fervour in Johor

Johor is set to get its first direct flights from South Korea when Jin Air commences twice weekly Incheon-Johor Bahru services on January 2,...

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