Blogged by www.curiostraveller.com team for FORWARD Kedah
FORWARD Kedah will be organizing the first edition of Kedah Travel Fair 2016 which will be held on 23rd until 25th September 2016 at MATIC, Kuala Lumpur. The event which also Co-organized by Kedah Tourism, Malaysia Inbound Tourism Association, Santai Travel Magazine, Travel Compute and MATIC shall features about 100 exhibitors from various travel segment including Hotel, Travel Agency, Product Owner, Transport, and even Kedah authentic food operator.
The 3-days event will also features plenty of side event including business matching session, launching of travel guide book, photo contest, Forum on Kedah tua civilization and cultural performance. Visitor will be spoiled with great discounts of travel packages, new product launching and plenty travel vouchers to give away.
Kedah Tourism Chief, Dato Zulkifli Mohammad who also represent Kedah State Tourism Exco YB Dato Hj Mohd Rawi Abd Hamid assures the State support for the event and stress that Kedah Travel Fair 2016 is very crucial in drawing more attention from the travellers as Kedah has been a long kept secret and many spots that is yet to be explored by the visitors. The event is in line with Discover Kedah 2016 which had been extended to 2017 by The Chief Minister recently.
According to the Forward Kedah Chairman, Mr Khairil Hanafi, the event shall draw about 30,000 crowds and generate about RM 2 million sales and this is a very good beginning for Kedah Tourism industry especially on the main land. National famous celebrity Ifa Raziah has been appointed as an event Icon and will help to promote the event.
For more information, contact:
Sekretariat Kedah Travel Fair 2016
Unit G, Annex Block
HBR Garden Central, Alor Setar
Tel: + 60 4-730 4688
Mobile: + 60 19 4780 172
Venue of the event from September 23-25, 2016
Activities in conjunction with Kedah Travel Fair 2016