Importance of Singaporean tourists for Malaysia

In the decade from 2010 to 2019, Malaysia received 257,837,243 foreign tourist arrivals that included 125,965,956, or 49 percent, from Singapore.

US advises citizens not to travel to Malaysia, and most of...

The US State Department has advised its citizens not to travel to Malaysia, compared to its previous advice to “reconsider travel” to the country.

Seeing the light at the end of the tunnel

Perhaps no industry has suffered as badly from the Covid-19 pandemic as tourism.

Wait time at KLIA slashed to under 10 minutes with 3D...

A new 3D sensor technology is utilised for the Automated Queue Management System at KLIA to manage and reduce queue wait times to under 10 minutes.

Forget inbound tourism, even domestic may be in peril

The first case of Covid-19 in Malaysia was detected on Jan 25 last year and the number rose to 22,036 on Oct 20, almost nine months later.

Tourism Recovery Hinges on Severity of Covid-19 Infections

Tourism Malaysia posted a 78.6% drop of foreign visitor arrivals for the first nine months of this year compared to the corresponding period last year.

Big Changes in Store for Travel Business

It is better to venture into other fields or go into suspended animation, reactivating the travel business only when tourism recovers fully in 2024.

Malaysia Airlines Offers Subsidised Tickets to Boost Domestic Travel

Malaysia Airlines is offering customers subsidised airline tickets for domestic destinations in support of the government’s “green travel bubble” initiative.

Visa Application Can Be Made via MyTravelPass Starting Today

Beginning today, applications to enter and exit the country for Malaysians and foreigners, during the RMCO until Dec 31, can be done via MyTravelPass.

Giving Shopping Excursions a Thought

Tapping into the largest component in domestic visitors’ expenditure.

Tourism at Two Kuala and Beyond

While there was a dearth of visitors to Kuala Sala, Kuala Perlis saw huge crowds at the ferry terminal.

Air Charters to Kickstart International Tourism

Controlled groups of passengers from chartered flights would be welcomed around the world.

AirAsia Now Allows up to Two Bags in Cabin Again

Low-cost airline AirAsia has changed its policy on how many bags passengers can bring on board the plane for free.

Make Domestic Tourism More Meaningful

The Department of Statistics released the 2019 Domestic Tourism Survey today, again right on schedule as it always had at the end of every June.

Drastic Drop in Foreign Arrivals This First Quarter

Tourism Malaysia had just released figures for foreign tourist arrivals in the first three months of this year, and it was no surprise that total numbers dropped by 36.8%.

Kedah MB wants RM100m annually for ‘lease’ of Penang

Kedah menteri besar demanding RM100 million a year as “lease payment” for Penang island and Seberang Perai.

Muda to contest in Malacca polls

Muda will contest in the upcoming Malacca elections.

Mother loses appeal to unilaterally convert children to Islam

Court of Appeal bound by Federal Court’s decision in the case of M Indira Gandhi.

Mat Sabu’s son wins appeal, freed of drug charge

Ahmad Saiful Islam, the son of Mohamad Sabu, has been freed from his drug conviction after the High Court set it aside.

Najib lodges report against ex-Goldman banker Leissner, wants names of bribed Malaysian officials

Najib claims this is important to the principle of receiving a fair trial.

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