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Friday, 26 April 2019
Tourism Malaysia Organises Engagement Session With Sabah Tourism Industry Players
KOTA KINABALU, SABAH, 24 APRIL 2019 – Tourism Malaysia has organised an Engagement
Session with Sabah Tourism Industry Players today to share its goals and
objectives for the tourism industry of Sabah.
The networking programme, attended by about
300 industry players from all over Sabah, is a platform to bring together
tourism operators with product operators and hoteliers as well as Tourism
Malaysia under one roof to get the feedback and suggestions from everyone to
enhance and improve the tourism industry of the state.
Datuk Ahmad Shah Hussein Tambakau, Chairman
of Tourism Malaysia, said, “I am confident that this engagement session
organised by Tourism Malaysia will help strengthen the networking and
relationship among participants, besides conveying to them about the critical
role they play in the development of domestic tourism.”
According to Datuk Ahmad Shah, the engagement
session also aims to provide updated information to tourism industry players of
Sabah regarding Visit Malaysia 2020 (VM2020) with its target of bringing in 30
million international tourists and RM100 billion tourist receipts.
At the same time, Tourism Malaysia is also
organizing a Media Product Update Programme to Sabah which involves
multi-talented Malaysian celebrity Alif Satar and several media representatives
as well as bloggers. The participants of this programme will explore exciting
tourist attractions in Lahad Datu, Semporna and Tawau in efforts to help
promote Sabah as a tourist destination to their respective
fans/audience/readers. The initiative is one of Tourism Malaysia’s efforts to
strengthen the domestic tourism industry and promote the VM 2020 campaign.
The programme will take place from 25 to 28
April and participants will get the chance to visit beautiful Sabah attractions
such as Menara Kayangan, Bum-Bum Island, Bohey Dulang Island, and attend the
Regatta Lepa-Lepa event, as well as taste the many delicious and unique
traditional cuisines of Tawau.