Putrajaya sets sights on events business
S Puvaneswary reporting for TTGmice, Kuala Lumpur (2006-11-22)
MORE aggressive marketing effort will be undertaken next year to push the administrative capital of Putrajaya as a business events and tourist destination.
According to Tourism Malaysia director-general, Mr Mirza Mohammad Taiyab, the national tourist office has plans to organise familiarisation programmes for inbound tour operators and tourist guides next year.
Talks with Glasgow City Marketing Bureau in the UK are also underway on co-operative measures to promote and channel meetings to Putrajaya International Convention Centre (PICC), Malaysian tourism minister, Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor said. The outcome of the discussions are expected to be known only next year.
News Source : TTG
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