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Malaysia Wins Esteemed ‘Destination of the Year’ Title
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Malaysia Wins Esteemed ‘Destination of the Year’ Title

Ramani Parkunan- September 24, 2020

LONDON – Malaysia was recognised at the recently concluded International Medical Travel Journal (IMTJ) Medical Travel Awards 2020 by winning the highly coveted ‘Health and ... Read More

Malaysia wins fourth World Health Award
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Malaysia wins fourth World Health Award

Noorzaidi Mohammed Nordin- September 24, 2020

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 23 -- Malaysia has won the ‘Health and Medical Tourism: Destination of the Year’ title for the fourth time. Health director-general Tan ... Read More

IATA calls for universal testing to rebuild aviation confidence
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IATA calls for universal testing to rebuild aviation confidence

Norazam Mohammad Nordin- September 23, 2020

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called for the deployment of rapid Covid-19 testing for all passengers. The trade body said accurate, affordable, easy-to-operate, ... Read More

Bartlett seeks to position Jamaica as resilience hotspot
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Bartlett seeks to position Jamaica as resilience hotspot

Norazam Mohammad Nordin- September 23, 2020

Jamaica minister of tourism, Edmund Bartlett, has said his team will be developing a Tourism Supplies Hub that will help to position the Caribbean destination ... Read More

Industry players urged to utilise Tourism Malaysia special website
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Industry players urged to utilise Tourism Malaysia special website

admin- September 22, 2020

PETALING JAYA,. Tourism and cultural industry players in the country have been urged to make full use of Tourism Malaysia’s special website to promote domestic ... Read More

Malaysia, South Korea, Russia to discuss tourism cooperation – Nancy
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Malaysia, South Korea, Russia to discuss tourism cooperation – Nancy

Noorzaidi Mohammed Nordin- September 22, 2020

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 21 -- Malaysia will establish relations with South Korea and Russia in the field of culture to further boost the country's tourism ... Read More

548 items listed as intangible heritage
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548 items listed as intangible heritage

Noorzaidi Mohammed Nordin- September 22, 2020

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 21 -- The Tourism, Arts and Culture Ministry (MOTAC) through the National Heritage Department (JWN), has gazetted 548 items as ‘Intangible Heritage’ ... Read More