The Department of Economy and Tourism in Dubai met a delegation from
the Malaysian Ministry of Tourism on 7 January to discuss ideas to
enhance the development of the travel and tourism sector for mutual
Issam Kazim, CEO of the Dubai Corporation for Tourism and Commerce
Marketing met Dato’ Seri Haji Abdul Karim Rahman Hamza, Minister of
State for Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sports in Sarawak and his
During the meeting, they discussed ideas and opportunities that would
facilitate the exchange of knowledge and experiences. It was an
initiative that boded well for Dubai as Malaysia travellers are an
important source market.
In December last year, the Malaysia Pavilion had participated in the
Dubai Ecotourism Week at Expo 2020 Dubai, where it highlighted green and
sustainable products and activities.