Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia (MOTAC)
Department of Tourism was first set up under the Ministry of Trade of Malaysia in 1959. The inclusion of the principal objectives of tourism into the country's 2nd Malaysia Plan 1971-1975 further emphasized the role of tourism in the economy.
|Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA)||
MATTA boasts a membership of over 3100 members and increasing, comprising local tour and travel organizations as well as numerous overseas affiliations. It is also the national umbrella representative body for the entire travel industry in the country. With a full time secretariat in Kuala Lumpur, its headquarters, MATTA has state chapters in Kedah, Penang, Perak, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Melaka, Negeri Sembilan, Pahang, Terengganu, Kelantan, Selangor, Johor, Sabah, Sarawak and Labuan.
MATTA's objective is to promote the interests of the travel and tour industry in Malaysia. MATTA works closely with the Ministry of Tourism and Culture as well as Malaysia Tourism Promotion Board (MTPB), help organise fairs, seminars, convention and workshops both to create public awareness of the tourism industry as well as to benefit its members. More information..
Malaysian Inbound Tourism Association (MITA)
You could also call this heading "Our philosophy" or "Our vision." This is the place to talk about what drives you and your business and what's unique about your process. What you write here should be something distinct and interesting about your business that sets it apart from others in the same industry.
Every business has a beginning, and this is where you talk about yours. People want to know what opportunity you saw or how your passion led to the creation of something new. Talk about your roots--people wanna know you have some. More information..
|4||Sabre Global Distribution System||
Sabre Travel Network is our global business-to-business travel marketplace and consists primarily of our global distribution system (GDS) and a broad set of solutions that integrate with the GDS.
This marketplace is used by travel suppliers including approximately 400 airlines, 175,000 hotel properties, 200 tour operators, 50 rail carriers, 40 car rental outlets and 17 cruise lines to promote, personalize and sell their products to travel management companies, corporate travel departments and approximately 425,000 travel agents, around the word. The marketplace includes a mobile-enabled platform for travel buyers to shop, price, book and pay for travel. In addition, Sabre provides data-rich solutions that give travel buyers and suppliers unique insights into their operations as well as customer shopping and booking trends. More information..
|5||Travel & Tours Enhancement Course (TTEC)||
The Ministry of Tourism and Culture (MOTAC) has released the above information into the travel industry.
This is compulsory for all travel agencies to attend the course every year when they renew their business licensed. Without attending the TTEC, they will not be able to obtain or renew the travel business licenses. For those travel agency who renew their license once every two years, they will have to take the course only when they need to renew their license. More information..
|6.||Bikooch-Hotel Search Engine||
Bikooch is a Hotel Brokers Search Engine. bikooch is a tailor made social network full of experiences and knowledge about travel and tourism from all over the world. using the functions of individual filters and criteria, in seconds will find the right option for you & save time, and collects discounts from 120 hotel brokers and this way will allow you to get the minimum price for the room and save money
In B2B system, only agencies with Para A, Para B and Para P licenses are authorized to use the website; therefore at the time of subscription, agencies are required to present valid certificates and documents. Agencies are liable for accuracy and validity of their submitted documents; therefore, Bikooch website bears no responsibility for validity of the aforesaid. More information..