Ireland’s five top counter staff for bookings to Malaysia in 2012 will be heading off to visit the country for themselves in an incentive soon to be launched by the Malaysian Tourism Board. In the January issue of Irish Travel Trade News – published this week – News and Features Editor Neil Steedman outlines what awaits your clients – and possibly you! – in “Malaysia: Truly Asia”.
Malaysia welcomed some 26,000 Irish visitors last year and the Malaysian Tourism Board is targeting an 8% increase to 28,000 in 2012.
Also in the issue, we reveal Dominic Burke’s plans for a daily travel blog on Travel Centres’ soon-to-be-launched website, Travelbug.ie, Tanya Airey of Sunway reveals her dream destination, and Neil Steedman reports on new destinations, programmes and services on the Irish market for 2012.