Matta Welcomes Mou signed between tourism Malaysia and European travel agents

Published on : Friday, March 10, 2017

downloadMalaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) President Datuk Hj Hamzah Rahmat is elated over the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Malaysia Tourism Promotion Board (Tourism Malaysia) and the European Travel Agents’ and Tour Operators’ Associations (ECTAA) on March 9 in Berlin, Germany.

 

The MOU was signed by Datuk Seri Mirza Mohammad Taiyab,Director General of Tourism Malaysia and Mr. Michel De Blust,ECTAA Secretary General. It was witnessed by Dato’ Sri Nazri Abdul Aziz, Tourism and Culture Minister and Malaysian Ambassador to Germany Dato’ Zulkifli Adnan.

 

MATTA President Datuk Hj Hamzah was also present. He said “It was déjà vu attending another MOU signing ceremony with ECTAA. It was exactly one year ago, on 9 March 2016, that MATTA and ECTAA signed a MOU to foster international cooperation. MATTA is the national travel association in Malaysia representing 80 percent of all travel agents in the country, and Tourism Malaysia is the National Tourism Organisation (NTO) promoting the interests of all tourism players in Malaysia.”

 

“Such collaborations and commitments between Malaysia and European travel agents are necessary to boost European tourists to South East Asia, particularly Malaysia. Last year, visitors from 13 European countries, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Netherlands,Sweden, Italy, Switzerland, Spain, Denmark, Ireland, Poland, Norway and Belgium combined dropped to 955,836 from1,038,542 in 2015.”

 

Source:-Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents

Tags: ,

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

arrow2Follow TTW
 
facebook-logo  twitter-logo  LinkedIn_logo  stumbleupon-logo   rss_logo 
ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo

ADVERTISEMENT

  • 02 AIME 2019
  • India UAE
  • 03 AIME 2018
  • 05 ameistanbul 2019
  • 07 thehotelshowsaudiarabia 2019
  • 08 JTTX9 19
  • 10 adventureshowindia 2018
  • 10 OTM 2019
  • 10 Routes Americas 2019
  • 11 BLTM 2019
  • 11 Digital Travel 2019
  • 14 SATTE 2019
  • 16 EMITT 2019
  • 16 IITM 2019
  • 17 AITF 18
  • 18 UITT 2019
  • 30 PATA

TRAVEL INDUSTRY EVENTS

    1. IITM Kochi

      Jan 3, 2019 - Jan 5, 2019
    2. IITT

      Jan 10, 2019 - Jan 12, 2019
    3. TTF Bengaluru

      Jan 15, 2019 - Jan 17, 2019
    4. SATTE

      Jan 16, 2019 - Jan 18, 2019
    5. MATKA 2019

      Jan 17, 2019 - Jan 20, 2019
Get our toolbar!
Review www.travelandtourworld.com on alexa.com