KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 14): The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture (MOTAC) has proposed to the National Security Council (MKN) to open Langkawi (pictured) to tourists from several selected countries under the ongoing pilot tourism bubble project.
PUTRAJAYA (Oct 11): Interstate travel for tourism activities are subject to individuals who have completed their Covid-19 vaccination, said Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 8): Malaysia’s cultural diversity is said to be the main reason many foreigners have chosen to reside in this country under its Malaysia My Second Home (MM2H) programme since it was introduced 19 years ago.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 8): The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture (MOTAC) is gearing up to welcome foreign tourists, including those from West Asia, to a Covid-19-safe environment, said its Minister Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 4): A total of 55 hotels nationwide have closed down while 86 hotels are temporarily closed from March last year until now, due to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Dewan Negara was told on Monday.
PUTRAJAYA (Sept 29): Interstate travel for tourism activities is only permitted for the Langkawi (pictured) tourism bubble programme with compliance with the stipulated standard operating procedures (SOPs) on Covid-19, said the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture (MOTAC).
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 29): Padang Rengas lawmaker Nazri Abdul Aziz (pictured) has called on Putrajaya to “reinstate” the Malaysia My Second Home (MM2H) scheme under the Tourism, Arts, and Culture Ministry (MOTAC), the Malaysiakini news portal reported yesterday.
MM2H: Coordination among agencies has to be enhanced, absence of letter of good conduct revealed - Auditor-General's Report
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 29): Coordination between the Tourism, Arts and Culture Ministry (MOTAC) and the relevant ministries and agencies have to be enhanced in overseeing the Malaysia My Second Home (MM2H) programme, stated the Auditor-General's Report 2019 Series 2 This can be done by setting up an integrated system to boost the “effectiveness of the implementation, monitoring and evaluation” of MM2H, suggested the report, according to a coverage by the Malaysiakini news portal.
IPOH (Sept 26): Theme parks nationwide will be allowed to open after the country’s vaccination rate among its adult population has reached 90%, scheduled end of November, said Deputy Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Dr Santhara Kumar.
PUTRAJAYA (Sept 2): The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture (MOTAC) will focus on supporting the business sector, regaining the confidence of foreign and domestic tourists, and enhancing communication and coordination towards achieving the 100-day performance target of the new Cabinet.