According to GlobalData’s, latest report Top trends in sustainable tourism increased awareness of social, economic and environmental sustainability has given rise to a new type of tourist, characterised by environmental and cultural sensitivity.
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has recently unveiled a new oceanfront resort in Langkawi, following the recent opening of Ritz-Carlton, Kuala Lumpur.
Aiming to create new and innovative vacation options for travellers, Italian cruise line Costa Cruises has recently announced a variety of exciting new Asian destinations for 2017-2018 winter season including Thailand, Malaysia and Cambodia on board Costa Victoria and Japan, Taiwan and South Korea on Costa neoRomantica.
In a bid to strengthen its fleet, Malaysian airline Malindo Air, a subsidiary of Lion Air Group, has recently acquired what is said to be the world's first Boeing 737 MAX 8, replacing the previous Boeing 737 NG aircraft.
IJM Perennial Development SDN, the developer of the Penang Waterfront Convention & Exhibition Centre (PWCC), has announced that it has commenced the search for an international venue operator to undertake sales, marketing, operations, catering and facilities management.
Malaysia's Ministry of Tourism and Culture and ITB Berlin have recently announced that the southeast Asian nation will be the show's Official Partner Country in 2019.