Tuesday, May 18, 2021

tourism

PM: No plans to suspend all flights from China for now

Coronavirus PUTRAJAYA: The federal government has no plans as yet to suspend all flights from China to Malaysia in the wake of the 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak there, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. "There is no need...

Understand tourism data to develop industry

Tourism is a very big economic benefit to the Sherpa people, and also, they have very strong ties to their own social attitudes and their own religion, so fortunately, they're not too influenced by many of our Western attitudes....

1st 5G virtual tourism experience

KUALA LUMPUR: Digi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd has partnered with Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) and Panorama Langkawi to initiate Malaysia’s first real-time virtual tourism experience, powered by 5G, at the Langkawi International Airport (LGK). A cable car gondola and...

TM propelling smart tourism through 5G in Langkawi

LANGKAWI: Imagine your vacation made easier using state-of-the-art technological applications. This is what the My Smart City smart application developed Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) does, in which all you need to know about Langkawi can be found at your fingertips. Upon arrival at Langkawi International Airport...

Interpret tourism terms meaningfully

It’s a time when the exchange rate is very favourable for foreigners to come here and shop. And Malaysia is definitely worth the money. Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi, Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister  Many people understand what tourism,...

Threats facing state’s cultural tourism

KUCHING: The Colosseum in Rome, the Taj Mahal in India, and Angkor Wat in Cambodia have one thing in common – they are almost constantly inundated with throngs of smartphonewielding tourists eager to get their one-in-a-lifetime selfies with these iconic historical sites....

Selling our culture to the world

CULTURAL HERITAGE TOURISM    Cultural tourism is an integral part of tourism in Sarawak. Tourists can experience first-hand our heritage attractions in their originality. Here, in this first of a three-part series, TANIA LAM looks into the state’s commitment towards...

Chinese businessmen to help promote Sarawak

KUCHING: A Chinese business delegation is currently here to help boost the state’s tourism efforts. The entrepreneurs will work closely with local tourism officials to woo more tourists from overseas, especially from China. Receiving the 17-member delegation at the Kuching International Airport (KIA) last Friday was SNB...
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Call to repair telco tower

KUCHING: The authorities have been urged to do something about the telecommunication tower at Nanga Serau, Katibas in Song. In...
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