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NOTES



 FROM THE



 EDITOR-IN-CHIEF











 “A majority of what is in the works are exciting enough

 especially since it suits so well with the new normal of

 tourism that we’ll be experiencing soon.”



 Hot news in the tourism industry this month, rife with recovery roadmaps in the plans, travel bubbles,
 and the sudden announcement of Langkawi as its pilot project is encouraging people to start looking
 forward to travelling again!


 In this month’s issue of our e-publication called Back-in Tourism, we highlight the many initiatives that
 State Tourism agencies are doing to keep them and tourist operators productive. Majority of what is in
 the works are exciting enough especially since it suits so well with the new normal of tourism we will be
 experiencing very soon. This issue also highlights a quaint Collectibles Museum in Kota Bharu, Kelantan
 that is paving its own way forward by also going digital.


 On the topic of Kelantan, did you know TamuAsia is in charge of Kelantan’s tourism E-Directory? Perfect
 timing with the travel bubbles ‘popping’ up! This E-Directory will become handy as you can simply pull
 it up on your phone. Never fear, we’ll include a link of our hard work in our next e-publication. Do look
 forward to it!


 We are also seeing a surge in tourist activities since vaccination rates have gone up, meaning those
 who’ve completed both of their doses are given allowance to achieve some sense of normalcy. At the
 time of writing, 60.1% of the Malaysian population has been fully vaccinated, an exciting feat for the
 nation!


 Now that we’re entering a state of anticipation as we are seeing Langkawi Island being the
 government’s tourism pilot project, are you ready to venture back out in the world again?
                 Photo by DenanLee



 Dania Haris




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