THE Langkawi Development Authority (LADA) will hold the third Langkawi International Laksa Carnival (LILAC), which showcases the different takes on the popular dish across Malaysian states. The carnival will be held at Laman Padi in Langkawi . The feature rice noodles from around the region such as Philippines, Vietnam, Japan, Thailand and Indonesia. According to […]
Tradewinds Corporation in Malaysia chaired by Mohamed Alabbar and backed by Albukhary Group recently unveiled a masterplan of its flagship project Perdana Quay. The gross development value of the project in Langkawi is priced at AED 4.5 bn (US$1.2 bn). Tradewinds launches US$1.2 bn Perdana Quay in Langkawi.
Hence, LADA is revising its 2015 target to four million arrivals, he said. However, tourism receipts are still below its aim of RM3.8 billion (US$1.2 billion), so this will be a critical year to reach it, he added. “We need to look at high net worth tourists because (this segment) will give higher revenues with […]
BINA Darulaman Bhd (BDB), a public-listed state government-linked company which engages in property, investment and development, is on a mission to save the marine ecosystem. For a start, some 40 officers and personnel from BDB subsidiaries, led by its group managing director Datuk Izham Yusoff, took part in the coral propagation programme in Pulau Payar […]
Langkawi picked up the Best Honeymoon Destination.. MALAYSIA bagged The Best Green Destination (World) 2013 award, Langkawi picked up the Best Honeymoon Destination runner-up award and Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) was announced the Best Airport (World) runner-up at the Travel + Leisure India’s Best Awards at a glittering event held in New Delhi recently. […]
However, Jackson, of Maryport, is still throwing his weight behind his teammate Jack Harris, who will be competing and will hold a fundraiser tonight at the town’s social club to help pay for the trip. Jackson said: “I’m absolutely gutted. I had a fight on Sunday (April 13) at Durham and got caught with an […]
The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa has appointed Sherrilyn Charles as its Director of Sales and Marketing to lead the resort’s sales and marketing team, effective 24 March 2014. Sherrilyn not a stranger to the hospitality industry. She is armed with 17 years of experience in the hospitality industry and has a strong European business […]
Property and leisure group Tradewinds Corp Bhd will commence development of Perdana Quay with a gross development value (GDV) of RM4bil in Langkawi. The first-ever integrated leisure, retail, residential and commercial development in the island is targeted at luxury travellers seeking an ecological and nature-oriented option to more conventional destinations like Phuket and Bali. The […]