Tourism Malaysia

Jun 12, 2020

Three Malaysian PR directors detained over US$21 million corruption allegations

The agency directors are being investigated for allegedly bribing their way into a RM90 million advertising contract with Tourism Malaysia.

Dec 8, 2014

Update: Tourism Malaysia includes unknown agencies in roster for 2015-2017

KUALA LUMPUR - After a year-long pitch process, Tourism Malaysia has finally settled its agency roster, but while some of the names on the list are familiar, several are rather obscure.

Apr 16, 2012

M&C Saatchi rolls out 'Wonders' regional campaign for Tourism Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR - M&C Saatchi Malaysia's latest online campaign for Tourism Malaysia, titled 'Wonders of Malaysia' is currently being rolled out across the Americas, Europe and Oceania.

Sep 5, 2011

Zecha steps down from TBWA-ISC Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR - With the retirement of TBWA-ISC Malaysia chairman Austen Zecha, one source says the agency will move toward a fully-owned model. TBWA has however categorically denied that a full acquisition is on the cards.

Jun 22, 2011

Mixed response to Singapore's US$12.1m app development fund

SINGAPORE – The government has announced that it has set aside US$12.1 million (S$15 million) to fund the development of mobile apps for the retail, food and beverage (F&B) and tourism industries.

Jun 16, 2011

Tourism Malaysia called out over US$600k Facebook budget

KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysia's minister of tourism, Datuk Dr Ng Yen Yen, will have to explain Tourism Malaysia's US$600,000 (RM1.8 million) expenditure to develop Facebook campaigns, said deputy prime minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today.