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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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.

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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. Asia Coastal Tourism Destination Development thedevelopmentadvisor. If a tight and narrow land ownership structure is indeed the case it does mean a less spontaneous and tourusm pace of resort development taking place.

If a country can be anchored by a capital city should a resort island not have a vibrant resort town? Nov 2, 0 Tuesday, January 1, 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?

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. This Blueprint is the best comprehensive plan outlining the various initiatives to further propel Langkawi to achieve the goal of being among the 10 best islands and eco-tourism destination in In the mind of global travelers the distance between Phuket and Langkawi is negligible.


December 9,Friday at 7: The initiatives in Pantai Cenang to improve environment management and waterfront re-development are great. 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 toursm RM1, for domestic tourist and RM3, for international tourists.

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Starting from the first year of Langkawi Tourism Blueprint implementation, various efforts and initiatives has been taken by the leading agencies. But conversely, it can happen very quickly as well if there is concerted interest and leadership in developing the destination.

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Langkawi sets sights on million tourist arrivals: Travel Weekly Asia

How diverse is the ownership beach front land in Langkawi? 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 bkueprint options?

Launching the blueprint, which incorporates the implementation of a development programme, at a hotel here, Najib tourjsm Langkawi must brand itself strongly, particularly in terms of its spectacular natural assets. Langkawi does in fact have a lot to offer. Oct 20, 0 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.



Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak yesterday launched a tourism plan of action designed to make Langkawi as renowned as some of langakwi world-famous islands. The numbers has proven that the initiatives taken is providing better outcome to Langkawi lwngkawi industry. This is one of the deciding factors that gets little mention in tourism destination development. 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.

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Langkawi sets sights on 3.8 million tourist arrivals

Based on that average expenditure, it can be concluded that the total expenditure for all tourists until third quarter of stood at RM3. All this initiatives, has proven to be effective as the outcome already surpassed the intended target. What do you think of this story? How does Langkawi position itself against an immediate neighbor with so much pulling power?

The bluepirnt number of recent new projects points to this as a possible conclusion. For example, Phuket is located along the same coastline km north of Langkawi. Tuesday, 01 January Not just in marketing aspects but more so in destination development.