• Tourism tax will develop Malaysia’s revenue base

     Wednesday, June 14, 2017

    The Tourism Tax Bill 2017 is important. It will come into effect from July 1st. The Bill will help the revenue base of Malaysia to expand, as confirmed by Datuk Seri Abdul Rahman Dahlan, the Minister in the Prime Minister’s …

  • MATTA throws in full support for Visit Keningau Year 2018

     Thursday, June 8, 2017

    Members of the Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) are launching new tour packages to Keningau, Sabah in an effort to promote the district as a new must-visit tourism destination.   Themed packages, many of which span 3 …

  • After China & India, Malaysia is positioned as the best global retail market

     Tuesday, June 6, 2017

    In terms of world retail investment, a global management consulting company has graded Malaysia in third position and this happened for the second successive year.   Soon Ghee Chua at Kearney partner and head of South-East Asia explained that the …

  • Malaysia wishes to lure 1.5M tourist arrivals from Brunei this year

     Sunday, June 4, 2017

    This year, Malaysia is all geared up to attract 1.5 million tourist arrivals from the Sultanate. One of the favorite travel destinations for Bruneians, last year, Malaysia recorded a total of 1.4 million Bruneian travelers, making Brunei fifth largest market …

  • Malaysia expects 1 million Indian tourists in 2017

     Thursday, March 23, 2017

        Travel And Tour World spoke to M Nazri, the Minister of Tourism and Culture, Malaysia at ITB Berlin. He spoke about the current tourism scenario in Malaysia, including the Government of Malaysia’s initiative of introducing e-visa for Indian …