Final Countdown for Melaka Tourism Awards 2009 (Anugerah Pelancongan Melaka 2009) 10/11/2009
The final countdown is on for tourism businesses in
the beautiful State of Melaka to enter and be recognized with the Bi- Annual Melaka Tourism Awards.
Cafe; Hotels; Restaurants; Tourism Attractions, and other Tourism related service providers have another opportunity this year (end) to get their businesses recognized and awarded by their Industry peers.
This grand effort is lead by The Malacca Tourism Association (MTA) with the indulgence and guidance of the Melaka State Tourism Bodies towards raising the tourism profile of associated tourism sectors responsible for driving the region’s tourism business here in Melaka.
Designed to recognize and reward the tourism players here, these awards are open to businesses in all the 12 sub sectors within the Industry. A total of 23 award categories spanning all areas of the industry’s growing visitor economy and include Appreciation Awards for Lead Government Agencies, & Special Tourism Award for Outstanding Individual Effort (Tokoh Pelancongan Melaka); Awards for Large and Small Hotels, Visitor Attractions and Awards for Excellence in Tourist Guiding which is aimed at those services and sectors that are working hard to maximize their positive impact on the increase in tourism activity within Melaka.
Mdm Madelina Kuah, MTA’s Organizing Chair for The Anugerah Pelancongan Negeri Melaka is encouraging businesses to gain recognition for their work.
“This awards are given out irrespective whether you are a MTA member or not. If you are delivering excellence you shouldn’t be shy to shout about it. These awards are all about recognizing the growing quality of tourism in the State of
Businesses will find out who has been crowned and recognized by the awards judges at a glittering ceremony in November 13th, 2009 at the Equatorial Hotel, Melaka which will be graced by The Governor and Chief Minister of Melaka.
These winners will then have the chance to be forwarded to the National Level awards, where they will go head to head with winners from all over Malaysia.