Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Greeting From Menara Taming Sari, Melaka.

We are pleased to inform you that Menara Taming Sari will be organising 
the Heritage Fun Ride in conjunction with 7th Anniversary celebration
of Menara Taming Sari. The 20km Ride event is co-organised by Menara 
Taming Sari, Jasin Bikers and Tourism Malaysia. 

The guest of honour for the event is Timbalan Exco Pelancongan YB Datuk 
Ghazale Mohamed.

The detail of the event is as follows:-

Date : 31st May 2015 (Sunday)
Venue: Menara Taming Sari and several heritage area in Melaka
Time : 8.00 am (Flag off)
target Participants - 300 cyclers
participation fee: RM20 - ( Free T-Shirt and entitle for to participate 
in the Lucky draw)

Hence, we need your kind co-operation to dessiminate the information to 
MTA members who interested.

Attached is the registration form and event itinerary.

If you have further question, please contact en salman or hasbi at 




Mohd Husni Husin
Marketing Manager
Melaka Taming Sari Berhad
Jalan Merdeka, Bandar Hilir,
75000 Melaka.
Tel : 06-2881100 Faks : 06-2881551

Hatten 's Nyonya Memoirs

It is an interactive, live theatre production which explores the culture of Melaka’s famous Peranakan community. Featuring a 600-meter ‘stage set’, audiences will follow the love story, moving from scene-to-scene, surrounded by life-sized Peranakan architecture and authentic artefacts.

Show date          : 15 May – 19 July 2015
Showtime           : Friday, Saturday, Sunday ; 2 sessions @ 4pm and 8pm 
Venue                  : Level 3, Dataran Pahlawan Melaka Megamall

Bonus Features
  • Indoor Street Market (vintage accessories, Peranakan gifts and souvenirs etc)
  • Thematic Photo Booth

For special viewing,  Nyonya Memoirs trailer can be viewed from:

For more info, visit & LIKE us on Facebook at

To reserve your tickets, please contact the ticketing hotline at 018 - 663 9696.

Thank you.

“Shaping Tomorrow’s Excellence and Growth”
Best Regards,

Manager – Group Corporate Communications

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| Address: 10-01, Hatten Square, Jalan Merdeka, Bandar Hilir, 75000 Melaka, Malaysia. | Web: |

Pantai Hospital Ayer Keroh

Cryocord, in partnership with Pantai Hospital Ayer Keroh (PHAK) will be organizing an Antenatal Class for parents-to-be to educate on the "The Wonders of Umbilical Cord" conducted by a Cryocord Consultant, "Gorgeous Mother, Healthy Baby" by Dr. Nor Hanisah (PHAK's O&G Consultant), and "Nutrition During Pregnancy" by Cik Sharifah Amirah (PHAK's Dietician).


The class will be held at PHAK, Bukit Katil Conference Room (No. 2, Jalan Kompleks Niaga Merak Mas, Taman Merak Mas, Bukit Katil) from 12.30PM to 4.30PM on 30 May 2015 (Saturday). There will be a registration fee of RM20/couple, inclusive of tea refreshments and door gifts.
Seats are limited to 20 couples only. For more details or to register, please contact Ms Fang Wen at 016-218 2543 or Ms June at 012-218 1497.

Thank you and best regards.

Pantai Hospital Ayer Keroh
Ng Yin Shin
Marketing Officer
Tel No: 606-232 1782 / 232 0072
Fax No: 606-231 9155

Thursday, May 21, 2015


Hmm....just found out this Malacca Tourism Association (MTA) web page is cited as a reference in a Social and Behavioral Sciences study (volume 130-15th May 14) for the 4th International Conference on Marketing and Retailing.

Titled: Understanding Cultural Heritage Visitor Behavior: The case of Melaka as World Heritage City. 

Download of material here:  

Volume 130, 15 May 2014, Pages 1–10
4th International Conference on Marketing and Retailing 2013, INCOMaR 2013

Open Access

Understanding Cultural Heritage Visitor Behavior: The Case of Melaka as World Heritage City 

Under a Creative Commons license


Visitors’ interests traveling to Melaka have increased recently and expected to continue. Melaka recorded one of the highest tourist arrivals ever in 2012 at 13.7 million tourists. Despite this trend, very little is known about individuals who visit cultural heritage sites. Evidence suggests many types of tourists who progress from general travelers to specialized tourists. This study investigates visitor behavior to cultural heritage sites in Melaka. Melaka as World Heritage City inscribed by UNESCO in July 2008 forms the scope and location of this study. Methodology utilized survey on 505 local and foreign tourists. The survey was aided by enumerators using Responsible Heritage Tourism Scale translated into four languages. Findings acknowledged that tourists displayed responsible tourism behavior and cultural significance towards heritage buildings and local culture. Visitors exhibited environmental concerns at the tourist surroundings. Memorable tourist and cultural heritage experiences were sought by these tourists. Heritage visitors were classified into memorable tourism experience seeker, cultural significant, responsible, willingness to pay and green tourist. Findings had practical implications for destination marketing of heritage sites.


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