Langkawi Island, Malaysia, tourism development, tourism area life cycle launched the Langkawi Tourism Blueprint, which aims to position the island. Langkawi Island always recorded the positive growth and the next development will continues in more intensive phase after Langkawi. Tourism Blueprint. Challenges. Current Scenario. Achievements. Langkawi Tourism Blueprint Accolades. Benchmarking. Langkawi. Tourism. Sustainable.

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For example, Phuket is located along the same coastline km north of Langkawi. He said the beach would be given a facelift through a holistic redevelopment incorporating a commercial zone to make it the ideal place for recreational activities for families and tourists. Contact us to advertise.

Langkawi sets sights on 3.8 million tourist arrivals

But in order to blkeprint 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? However, after having read through the document it appears to be a little too introspective.

You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Najib also said he hoped that the Langkawi Development Authority Lada would immediately address the threat of erosion at Cenang because it was a popular beach for 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 blueprlnt Maldives.


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Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak yesterday launched a tourism plan of action designed to make Langkawi as renowned as some of the world-famous islands. The numbers has proven that the initiatives taken is providing better outcome to Langkawi tourism industry. Tuesday, January 1, But can you see that unless the existing land ownership structure is broad based it will not encourage outside participation which provides the destination with variety and options?

Asia Coastal Tourism Destination Development thedevelopmentadvisor. Starting from the first year of Langkawi Tourism Blueprint implementation, various efforts and initiatives has been taken by the leading agencies.

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. Langkawi Tourism Blueprint consist of 88 initiatives with an allocation of RM, If potential development land, is either monopolized by one entity or by a few tight hands — government or large corporate entity — with no tourism development interest, quick destination development will not happen.

Oct 5, 0 This is one of the deciding factors that gets little mention in tourism destination development. The limited number of recent new projects points to this as a possible conclusion. Tuesday, 01 January All the achievement is the result of close cooperation between the tourism industry player, people of Langkawi and all the agencies under the Blueprint. Please leave this field empty. A recent study conducted by Universiti Sains Malaysia showed that the average spending for tourists whose staying for 3 to 4 nights in Langkawi, there is an increase of RM1, for domestic tourist and RM3, for international tourists.


How does Langkawi position itself against an immediate neighbor with so much pulling power? Jul 6, 0 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. Abdul Razak on 8 December Launching the blueprint, which incorporates the implementation lagnkawi a development programme, at a hotel here, Bleprint said Langkawi must brand itself strongly, particularly in terms of its spectacular natural assets.

Nov 2, 0 If a tight and narrow land ownership structure is indeed the case it does mean a less spontaneous and moderate pace of resort development taking place.

What do you think of this story? Langkawi has an excellent chance of becoming one of the regions top islands particularly now that Bali is faced with planning and environmental challenges and Phuket arrivals hitting the ceiling with airport constraints.

Langkawi sets sights on million tourist arrivals: Travel Weekly Asia

Not just in marketing aspects but more so in destination development. In the mind of global travelers the distance between Phuket and Langkawi is negligible. How diverse is the ownership beach front land in Langkawi?