Travel agents say the introduction of the 15-day multiple entry visas should be followed by supporting moves to fully capitalise on an expected influx of Indian tourists
MATTA President Hamzah Rahmat says with the new visa scheme, Malaysia can expect at least a million Indian tourists.
Namaste, India! The traditional greeting will be given all out for India, as Malaysia eyes a slice of its lucrative tourism market with an easier and cheaper new visa scheme.
All 3,100 members of the Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) are registered with the Ministry of Tourism and Culture.
Revoking visa-free status for North Koreans will have no impact on local tourism, Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) president Datuk Hamzah Rahmat says.
The Tourism and Culture Ministry aims to record 31 million tourist arrivals to Malaysia this year, hence turning the country as the most preferred tourism hub.
Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents President Datuk Hj Hamzah Rahmat has spotted misquotes in the Bernama report “MATTA disinterested in cooperation with N. Korean tourism industry” and posted by Malay Mail Online on March 1.
All 3,100 MATTA members are registered with the Ministry of Tourism and Culture. The report which stated that 80 per cent of MATTA members are registered with the ministry is incorrect.
Several outbound agents are keen to put Egypt back on the travel radar for Malaysians by leveraging cheaper ground prices and promoting the destination more aggressively at the upcoming MATTA Fair in Kuala Lumpur next month.
MATTA urged the Marine Department to be more proactive in preventing tour boat tragedies and ensuring the safety of the maritime communities.
Persatuan Ejen-Ejen Pelancongan dan Pengembaraan Malaysia (MATTA) mahu peraturan dan operasi bot pelancongan dipantau dan dikuatkuasakan oleh agensi berkaitan setiap masa bagi mengelak tragedi bot pelancong berulang.
The Marine Department has to be proactive in preventing boating tragedies and ensuring that the maritime zone is safe for the people.
MATTA has urged the Marine department to be more proactive in preventing tour boat tragedies and ensuring the safety of the maritime communities.
Malaysian inbound operators to make use of travel trade shows - as highlighted in the seminar organised by MATTA
Local tour operators should be more proactive during international trade shows and not wait for potential buyers
The eVisa and visa waiver programmes for Chinese tourists have succeeded in attrcating more visitors from China
Pilgrims who wish to perform the umrah should be suspicious of travel packages that seemed too good to be true, says a consumer group.
The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents has advised the public to learn to treat cheap tour packages, particularly for umrah, with great suspicion to avoid getting scammed.
Persatuan Ejen-ejen Pelancongan dan Pengembaraan Malaysia (MATTA) menggesa orang ramai tidak terpengaruh dengan pakej umrah murah yang ditawarkan serendah RM4,900.
Persatuan Ejen-Ejen Pelancongan dan Pengembaraan Malaysia (MATTA) menasihati orang ramai supaya berhati-hati dengan tawaran pakej pelancongan murah, khususnya umrah, bagi mengelak daripada tertipu.
The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) has advised the public to learn to treat cheap tour packages, particularly for umrah, with great suspicion to avoid getting scammed
There is no such thing as cheap umrah packages, cheaper than the minimum RM4,900 for a basic package
Datuk Hamzah Rahmat memberi amaran kepada orang ramai supaya tidak mudah tertipu dengan pakej umrah yang ditawarkan dibawah harga minima pasaran.