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He said the government would allocate RM million, as provided for in Budgetto undertake the development outlined in the blueprint. Oct 20, 0 Tuesday, January 1, The initiatives in Pantai Cenang to improve environment management and waterfront re-development are great. How does Langkawi position itself against an immediate neighbor with so much pulling power? How diverse is the ownership beach front land in Langkawi?

He said the beach would be given a facelift through a holistic redevelopment incorporating a bluepeint zone to make it the ideal place for recreational activities for families and langkawwi.

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The numbers has proven that the initiatives taken is providing better outcome to Langkawi tourism industry. Abdul Razak on 8 December Tuesday, 01 January If potential development land, is either monopolized by one blueorint or by a few tight hands — government or large corporate entity — with no tourism development interest, quick destination development will not happen.

Starting from the first year of Langkawi Tourism Blueprint implementation, various efforts and initiatives has been taken by langkasi leading agencies.


This is one of the deciding factors that gets little mention in tourism destination development. This email address is being protected from spambots.

Najib launches blueprint to boost Langkawi’s popularity

A recent study conducted by Universiti Sains Malaysia showed that the average spending for tourists whose staying for 3 blkeprint 4 nights in Langkawi, there is an increase of RM1, for domestic tourist and RM3, for international tourists. He said he was convinced that the Langkawi Tourism Blueprint would make the legendary resort island as popular as the Seychelles, Mauritius, Bali, Hawaii and Maldives.

You can download the document below or from the LADA website. He said an investment of RM5 billion was necessary during the period of implementation of the blueprint, and that 52 per cent of the funding would be generated by the private sector. If a country can be anchored by a capital city should a resort island not have a vibrant resort town?

But conversely, it can happen very quickly as well if there is concerted interest and leadership in developing the destination.

At least three projects have been recently announced — Teluk Datai by Destination Resort Holdings, a unit of Malaysian sovereign wealth fund Khazanah and Tradewinds, a publicly listed Malaysian hotel owner.

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Keep up the good tourim. All the achievement is the result of close cooperation between the tourism industry player, people of Langkawi and all the agencies under the Blueprint. Launching the blueprint, which incorporates the implementation of a development programme, at a hotel here, Najib said Langkawi must brand itself strongly, particularly in terms of its spectacular natural assets.

A total of 14 initiatives have been implemented with three main focus consists of enabler, infrastructure and products.



Please leave this field empty. Not just in marketing aspects but more so in destination development.

Langkawi does in fact have a lot to offer. The limited number of recent new projects points to this as a possible conclusion. Based on that average expenditure, it can be concluded that the total expenditure for all tourists until third quarter of stood at RM3. On a purely speculative basis my sense is that the waterfront land in Langkawi is held in few hands and a lot of that land is zoned as indigenous reserve land.


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Contact us to advertise. But in order to capture a larger slice of this market, will Langkawi adopt a more comprehensive view of tourism development that also considers the regional competitive environment as well as an appreciation of how a vibrant resort town fits into the larger tourism picture?

Langkawi Tourism Blueprint consist of 88 initiatives with an allocation of RM, Najib also said he hoped that the Langkawi Development Authority Tourisn would immediately address the threat of erosion at Cenang because it was a popular beach for tourists.

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