July 18, 2011 17:53 PM
Melaka Mits Matta Fair Targeting For 40,000 Visitors
MELAKA, July 18 (Bernama) -- Melaka Mits Matta Fair 2011 will be held for three days at the Melaka International Trade Centre (MITC) here, beginning July 29 with a target of attracting between 35,000 and 40,000 visitors.
State Executive Councillor for Tourism, Culture and Heritage Datuk Latiff Tamby Chik said the fair, organised jointly by the Melaka International Tourism Show (MITS) and the Malaysian Association of Travel and Tour Agencies (Matta), offered considerable discounts for various tourism-related products.
"A total of 120 operators are expected to take part in the fair," he told reporters, here today.
Latiff said among the overseas organisations taking part would be the Macau Tourism Office, Korea National Tourism Office, Tourism Authority of Thailand, Taiwan Visitors Association and VIG Group and People Committee of Khanh Hoa, Vietnam.
He said visitors would also have the opportunity of participating in various activities such as lucky draws, tourism quiz, and enjoying various cultural performances and tourism exhibition.