KOLEJ TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN
PERAK BRANCH CAMPUS
Diploma In Hospitality Management
Principles of tourism
Critically Evaluate the Tourism Issues in Malaysia
Mr. Lim Kuang Long
Feedback from Mr. Lim:
ISLAND TOURISM IN MALAYSIA: THE NOT SO GOOD NEWS Badaruddin Mohamed*, Ahmad Puad Mat Som, Jamil Jusoh and Kong Yew Wong
School of Housing, Building & Planning Universiti Sains Malaysia ABSTRACT Tourism is regarded as an important sector to the Malaysian economy. Thanks to intense worldwide...
The Impact Of Tourism In Malaysian Society Tourism Essay
Malaysia has invested in a wide range of tourism destinations for tourists. This country is blessed with diverse cultures, traditions and histories, coupled with different landscapes and natural resources; the country has built a strong and fascinating...
MALAYSIAN TOURISM - ASSESSING ITS PERFORMANCE, IMPACT AND FUTURE
Introduction to Malaysian Tourism
Tourism, including Malaysian tourism, is a big industry worldwide and many countries have already cashed in on its potential.
This article seeks to assess the performance of tourism in Malaysia, its development...
Economic Transformation Programme 317 A Roadmap For Malaysia
Chapter 10: Revving Up the Tourism Industry
“The tourism sector will continue to be in the forefront of Malaysia’s economic development. This sustainable and high-yield sector will continue to drive Malaysia’s...
research deals with an assessment of impacts of riverfront development towards tourism potential in Kampung Padang Balang, Kuala Lumpur. Tourism plays an important part in the economic life, providing income, employment and expanding business opportunities. The tourism industry is very wide ranging in the...
Cultural tourism are getting popular as a larger amount of people travel in search of meaning rather than reaction. Although having a positive impact, this type of tourism can also bring troubles. The tourism sector plays an important role and driving the economy. Today, tourism is a source of...
Marine Tourism Industry in South East Asia at Langkawi (25 - 28 September 1997)
MARINE TOURISM INDUSTRY - trends and prospects By Mohd Nizam Basiron Maritime Institute of Malaysia (MIMA) 16th Floor, Wisma Sime Darby Jalan Raja Laut 50350 Kuala Lumpur 1.0 Introduction - Trends in Global Tourism
Malaysia has long been one of the world’s best kept tourism secrets. It is an ideal tourism destination in so many different respects as it offers a wide range of diverse attraction to suit all tastes and most importantly, at relatively affordable prices.
Figure 1: Map of Malaysia
year of “Visit Malaysia” for our country. “Visit Malaysia” is the nation biggest and grandest tourism celebration with Malaysia Truly Asia’s endless wonders of event, festivals and activities all-year round. Visit Malaysia Year (VMY) was first launched in 1990 with theme “Fascinating Malaysia, Year of Festival”...
economically in terms of tourism. Countries that focus some or a lot on their tourism sectors find this a golden opportunity to be known on the map. For example, when Malaysia first held the Formula One Grand Prix Race at the Sepang International Race Circuit it really put Malaysia on the map.
THE IMPACT OF TRAVEL &TOURISM
ON JOBSANDTHE ECONOMY
Sir Ian Prosser
Six Continents PLC
Chairman, President & CEO
Chairman of Management
Board & CEO
TOWARDS A SUSTAINABLE TOURISM MANAGEMENT IN
Siti-Nabiha, A.K1, N. Abdul Wahid1, A. Amran1, H. Che Haat1 and I. Abustan2
Tourism industry is a key foreign exchange earner for Malaysia, contributing to over 40% of the
country’s balance of payment in 2005 (EPU, 2006). The industry...
Impact of Tourism in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh
Sheikh Saleh Ahammed 2010
Master in Public Policy and Governance Program Department of General and Continuing Education North South University, Bangladesh
To Shapla for travelling with me and To Arnob & Pritha for giving me reasons to stay...
* Table of Contents
1. Introduction 3
1.1 Culinary Tourism 3
1.2 Development of Culinary Tourism 3
1.3 Malaysia’s Culinary Tourism 4
1.4 Profile of Potential Culinary Tourist 5
1.5 Segments of Culinary Tourists 6
2. Factors Influencing the Behavior 7
2.1 Consumer Decision Process...
Economics Structure of Singapore Tourism Industry
The global economy has cause most of the South East Asian country to improve economically. Statistically Singapore is the best performer compared to other countries around the world. Its national income per head is higher...
World Bank (2007) defines tourism as, “the activities of people travelling to and staying places outside their usual environment for no more than one year for leisure, business, and other purposes not related to an activity remunerated from within the place visited”. The tourism industry is argued to be...
successful. Malaysia stands as the harmonious country and unique with different culture. Malaysia is diverse with fusion of different ethnics, races and religion where Chinese, Indians, Malay and many other different ethnics groups live together in peace and harmony. The multiculturalism has made Malaysia a gastronomical...
The Positive and Negative Impacts of Sports Development in Malaysia and How It Boosts the Country’s Tourism Industry.
Events Tourism is essentially an event that is staged by the destination to appeal and benefit from visitors, domestic and international. The event is the visitor’s primary purpose or...
ASHFORD CGD 318 Week 3 Assignment News Release
ASHFORD CGD 318 Week 3 Quiz
ASHFORD CGD 318 Week 4 DQ 1 Global Impact of Public Relations
ASHFORD CGD 318 Week 4 DQ 2 Business, Sports, Tourism, and Entertainment
ASHFORD CGD 318 Week 4 Quiz
ASHFORD CGD 318 Week 5 DQ 1 Public Relations And Non-Profit Organizations
Vietnam Tourism Industry under current economics downturn
The current economic downturn in global consumer spending and international stock markets losing value affected almost every country and many companies in the world – Vietnam and its tourism industry are not exceptional.
Vietnam tourism is facing...
Destinations are the core of tourism, an industry which is generally defined as temporary travel away from home and the activities undertaken there. From a consumer’s perspective, a destination can seem to be like any other travel destinations that provide broadly similar...
Reducing Air Pollution in Malaysia
Do you like breathing in air that can destroy your health? Well Malaysians suffer from this everyday. Imagine not being able to go to work because you're sick...
THE IMPACTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON VIETNAM TOURISM INDUSTRY
Climate change is one of the most significant challenges facing human beings in the 21st century. Climate change will seriously affect life, production and environment worldwide. The consequences of climate change affects negatively...
Kebangsaan Malaysia, 43600 UKM, Bangi, Selangor, Darul Ehsan, Malaysia
Abstract: Problem statement: This study explored the plans and strategies of government for ecotourism development in Malaysia as well as ECER. Government participation is necessary in developing economies where tourism planning and...
MALAYSIA MICE INDUSTRY
ZULKEFLI HAJI SHARIF
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
MALAYSIA CONVENTION & EXHIBITION BUREAU
Malaysia At a Glance
Malaysia is divided
Malaysia and East
Malaysia ( Sabah and
growth of 2,8% per annum for the last 5 years (“Travel and Tourism” 09). In 2008 the UK economy started to have zero growth (“Travel and Tourism” 09). This were the worst growth since the 90th and that made UK slipped in recession (“Travel and Tourism” 09).
This recession will have dramatic consequences...
for FDI in Tourism Industry in Malaysia
1 Introduction 2
2 Overview of the tourism industry in Malaysia 2
2.1 Arrivals and Receipts 2
2.2 Composition of visitor arrivals 4
2.3 Performance of sub-sectors and new investments 5
2.3.1 Hotels and Lodgings 5
2.3.2 Special Tourism Products...
Development of Sustainable and Regional Tourism Architecture on Island Resort in Malaysia
Cultural authenticity and identity need to be enhanced in every development to achieve identical cultural development and manner. Malaysia is a multi-racial country. Thus, the formation of...
Malaysians find Sarawak´s ethnic culture exotic because there are no similar communities in Peninsular Malaysia. The Iban customs and traditions are unique because Sarawak is the only part of Malaysia and of the world that is home to this community. Total visitor arrivals into Sarawak was 394.992 in 2002...