MALAYSIA on the Move!

  • The Malaysia Aviation Consumer Protection Code 2016 came into effect on 1 July 2016 to ensure the minimum standards of the rights for air passengers. Those travelling by air will have stronger consumer protection in the event of flight delay, loss luggage and other travel woes. [Read more]

  • Kuala Lumpur is the cheapest location in Asia Pacific region for business travel, according to research findings on daily rates published by ECA International, the world’s leading provider of knowledge, information and software for the management and assignment of employees around the world. [Read more]

  • Malaysia recorded a 5% increase in tourist arrivals from January to June this year as compared with the same period last year. [Read more]

  • According to MasterCard Global Destinations Cities Index, Kuala Lumpur ranks seventh in world’s top travel destination with 12.02 million international overnight visitors in 2016. [Read more]

  • Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) is in talks with the government and airline operators on the proposed expansion of the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA). [Read more]

  • Malaysian startup BorderPass is set to launch a pilot test at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) which allows travellers to pre-clear the immigration checkpoint before arriving at the destination. BorderPass is being targeted at intra-ASEAN travellers for now. [Read more]

  • Samsung Malaysia launched a Culture Explorer app which allows users to view the country’s various landmarks in 360° from their smartphones or tablets. Supported by the Tourism and Culture Ministry of Malaysia, the app also offers educational information about each landmark. [Read more]