Monday, 7 October 2013

Nazri To Lure Visitors To Malaysia In Los Angeles

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LOS ANGELES, Oct 6 (Bernama) -- Malaysia's Tourism and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Nazri Tan Sri Abdul Aziz is expected to arrive in Los Angeles today in a mission to hike visitors' flow to the world's fourth best shopping destination - Malaysia.

Western USA and Latin America Tourism Malaysia Vice-President Azilina Azni Zainal Abidin, based in Los Angeles, told Bernama in a press advisory that some key decision makers in the hospitality industry will be among the entourage to present Malaysia in a promotional drive partnering with US tour operators, media and VIPs of the industry.

The entourage led by Nazri will be engaging in talks and treating them with a savour of Malaysia's authentic cuisines; Visit Malaysia Year (VMY) 2014 video presentations and cultural dances by Malaysian dance troupes.

Tourism Malaysia Los Angeles will also launch its new website during this event featuring Malaysia's world class beaches and island resorts and destinations for visitors and business travelers.

Malaysia is famous for its unique warmth in hospitality - a trademark of authenticity in its cultural tradition of fine taste in hospitality amid ethnic diversity.

There will be a VMY 2014 seminar and media conference as well as an evening of cultural shows.

A traditonal 'joget lambak' during the show will be the seal of tourism ties with western US in Nazri's first official visit to North America as he steers Malaysia to greater heights in the realm of tourism.

Next stop - Vancouver in Canada's British Columbia followed by heading east a few days later to New York city in his sales mission towards ensuring that Malaysia achieves a boon in tourism revenue from now on.