Bahagian K-Ekonomi Jabatan Ketua Menteri Melaka, a unit to promote Knowledge Based activity especially in ICT fields now planned to launch a cashless medium within Melaka. I heard they are trying to deploy it at Melaka State owned tourism products. The system is MEPSCASH platform. As you all undestand a MEPS system is used on your bank card. They will launch it on 4 November 2011 (Friday) at MITC. So we will check it out…
Last Saturday, 25 rally car racing in the dirt at Pengkalan Balak, Tanjung Bidara located in Alor Gajah District of Melaka. The well known Malaysia rally driver, Karamjit Singh won. Melaka Stage is the third round of the Malaysian Rally Championship 2011.
Maybe Karamjit is in there…
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While Space travel and tourism is still virgin, Virgin Galactic will be the first to enter it. The world spaceport called “Spaceport America” is now open. It is not like a normal airport that manage by the government. So you can’t expect the spaceship will landed here in KLIA…The ship only can dock at its spaceport in the New Mexico desert…
You must go there to get the tickets. If I’m not mistaken when reading it, ticket price is RM660,000 per seat. Whoa! But the company already sold 430 tickets..There are many rich people on earth we don’t know. I’m remembering the ship ticket in 2012 movie, 1 billion euro…hahah..
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Asam Pedas Melaka, pic from surianee flickr..
In many places around the world, it is common to connect or associated food with specific places like village,county or state. When the local menu is so attached to it’s birth place or place of origin, people will talk about the menu plus the place of origin even though it is cooked elsewhere. International Example can be the famous Kentucky Fried Chicken. You can read about the fried chicken is from place named Kentucky in USA.
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United Nation (UN), under United Nations World Travel Organisation (UNWTO) and World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) acknowledge Malaysia through open letter to Prime Minister.
The recognition is because of the Malaysian head of government effort on promoting travel and tourism industries in the country.
Read the news on Malay Mail:
Malaysian tourism receives UN recognition
Submitted by shaza on Tuesday, October 18th, 2011
T.K. LETCHUMY TAMBOO
Tuesday, October 18th, 2011 12:44:00
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has received an open letter from the United Nations World Travel Organisation (UNWTO) and World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) as an acknowledgement of the relevance of travel and tourism in today’s world.
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The Musuem Cafe at Jonker Street Melaka..
In any part of the world, place with many old and historical building, there will be a desire to turn the builing into a museum. But museum usually manage by the government and it is not really a profit oriented industry.
So if the owner have the love for historical thingy and want to make a profit out of it, one of the way is to turn it into a restaurant. Dining in a restaurant is interesting, you got both – repletion for stomach and historical fact for the brain. When both got full, you just have to head home for a good soundly sleep.
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