The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) welcomes and support the statement by the Commercial Crime Investigation Department, PDRM on 10th June 2021 relating to fraudulent activities related to Hajj and Umrah packages for the 2021
The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) welcomes many of the initiatives outlined in the Pemerkasa Plus that the association hopes will help tourism players, in particular travel agents, stay afloat during this time of crisis.
Loan Moratoriums, Wage Subsidy, and Clear Tourism Recovery Roadmap among 5 Measures Proposed By MATTA for the Revival of the Travel Industry amidst the Country Lockdown Measures
The Malaysian Association of Tour & Travel Agents (MATTA) commends the government on its decision not to impose a total lockdown on the nation’s economic sector - striking a balance between saving lives and saving livelihoods is crucial in order for
The Malaysian Association of Tour & Travel Agents (MATTA) is urging the government to prioritize and fast-track vaccination for tourism workers.
The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) welcomes the announcement by PM on the various stimulus initiatives especially on the new approach towards the easing of travel restrictions.
The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) has received word from the Ministry of Transport, Malaysia that SOPs for the operation of domestic cruises are being actively discussed with the National Security Council (MKN)
The Malaysian Association of Tour & Travel Agents (MATTA) presented a 37 point recommendation to YB Dato’ Sri Nancy Shukri, the Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture on 19 Feb 2021.
The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) is thankful that the Malaysian Aviation Commission (MAVCOM) has finally spoken up on issues of air ticket refunds.
MATTA welcomes the timely and constructive inputs made by the former Director General of Tourism Malaysia Datuk Seri Mirza Mohammad Taiyab.
MATTA urges the Government to be proactive and to come up with an enhanced and targeted rescue plan for tour and travel agents in light of the recent announcement of the Movement Control Order (MCO) and the bleak forecast on travel this year.
MATTA is pleased with the launching of the National Tourism Policy 2020 – 2030 which was announced today by Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.
MATTA and Bureau Veritas have signed an agreement to deploy the “Travel Safe Malaysia” Hygiene Excellence and Safety Label, designed to support the operational restart activities of the travel and tour industry.
On 10 December 2020, MATTA signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with GOJO e-hailing provider.
MATTA signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with GOJO e-hailing provider.
MATTA expresses great concerns on the failure of credit and leasing companies to extend loan moratoriums as advised by the Prime Minister.
MATTA refers to the national Budget 2021 that was presented by the Minister of Finance on 6 November 2020.
MATTA is disappointed that the much-anticipated Budget 2021, which fails to provide solid relief programmes to protect jobs and tourism businesses, will not do much to help the tourism sector on its road to recovery.
MATTA is calling upon the Government to act boldly and decisively, through the National Budget 2021, to bolster a floundering Malaysian tourism industry during this time of economic adversity.
Persatuan Ejen – Ejen Pelancongan dan Pengembaraan Malaysia (MATTA) ingin membuat penjelasan mengenai isu senarai agensi – agensi yang telah diberikan Lesen Khas Umrah (LKU) yang telah tular di media sosial.
MATTA refers to the online article by Berita Harian entitled “Pilih agensi umrah berdaftar dengan MOTAC – MATTA” dated 28 September 2020.
MATTA together with MITA, BUMITRA, MCTA, MITTA, MICA and PPBPSM urge the Government to extend the loan moratorium for the travel and tour industry.
MATTA urges the Government to extend the loan moratorium to a further six months for the tourism industry, in recognition that the industry is one of the significant job providers and important economy contributors to the country.
MATTA welcomes the various initiatives under the National Economic Recovery Plan (PENJANA) which were announced by Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin. The plan puts into focus recovery supports which are also extended towards tourism SMEs.
MATTA is calling for Government initiatives to resuscitate the tourism industry by developing and implementing health accreditation that can guarantee health and safety standards to boost confidence on tourism facilities for both locals and tourists.