Langkawi longs for Middle Eastern touch

The Langkawi Development Authority (Lada) hopes to attract 200,000 tourists from the Arab countries within the next three
years.

The principal assistant manager of tourism, Lada, Azmil Munif Bukhari, said in order to meet the target, Lada together with hotel operators, tour agents and tourism product entrepreneurs had carried out integrated promotions in the Middle East.

He said that the latest promotion, “Arabia Travel Mart” in Dubai recently with Tourism Malaysia, had received positive response.

The promotion exercise was led by Lada general manager, Datuk Azman Umar, and participated by 10 tour operators, hotels, agents and tourism product entrepreneurs.

– Bernama