If you love to travel and want to know more about Malaysia tourism, guess what? Now you can get more information from MaTiC.fm. Malaysian Tourism Information Centre (Matic) has its very own radio station Matic.FM. It is part of the Tourism and Culture Ministry’s initiative to boost tourism and it would also provide extensive information on the country’s diverse cultures and utilises internet protocol technology. The launched took place last week at Saloma Bistro, Pusat Pelancongan Malaysia (MaTiC), Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur.
“Radio can be a tool to boost tourism in the country. This was because Malaysian radio listeners had continued to grow steadily and the number was among the highest in the region. He pointed out that the nation averaged more than 17 million listeners age 10 and above on a daily basis, according to the latest Radio Audience Measurement (RAM) survey results released today by Nielsen, a global performance management company.” – Datuk Seri Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz Tourism and Culture Minister
MaTic.fm radio, an initiative under the National Blue Ocean Strategy or NBOS, would be on air every day from 10am to 6pm with the tagline ”Travel With Style”. MaTic.fm radio would also be a platform for the public to share their knowledge, ideas, opinions and experience in tourism related matters. For more information, do visit their website: MaTiC.fm
These cute mascot is sponsored by Movie Animation Park Studios (MAPS)
Movie Animation Park Studios (MAPS) is currently one of the most unique and exciting projects underway in the leisure & tourism landscape in Malaysia. Built at a cost of RM450 million across 20.8ha of land, MAPS is poised to be the ‘First Animation Theme Park in Asia’ upon its target completion in 2016. As an international theme park designed to captivate families and guests of all ages, MAPS will offer 40 attractions, including 23 rides and shows, 18 themed dining and retail outlets in 6 thematic zones.
Among the key attractions:
Stunt Legends – South-East Asia’s first car & bike ‘live’ stunt show in a 2,000-seat arena.
DreamWorks Adventure Zone with Mr Peabody & Sherman, Megamind, The Croods & Casper The Friendly Ghost.
The Smurfs – Asia’s first Smurfs ‘live’ animation attractions.
The Home of BoBoiBoy – BoBoiBoy 4D Adventure & BoBoiBoy Animation & Sound FX.
Megamind Megadrop – Malaysia’s tallest drop tower over 20-storeys high · A variety of themed performances, food & beverage and retail outlets.
And many more…
For more information, do visit their website: MapsPerak.com