Global Recognition Timeline
We are proud of our many achievements. Tourism Malaysia and its many iterations over the years have received many awards and recognition. Our proudest moments
Muslim Travel Shopping Index (MTSI2015) :Kuala Lumpur 2nd World’s Top Shopping Cities
The Muslim Travel Shopping Index 2015 (MTSI 2015) facilitates better understanding of the shopping and dining behaviours of the growing Muslim travel segment. It looks at in-depth data covering 40 international cities, creating an overall index for Muslim Travel Shopping.
Kuala Lumpur ranks #2 behind only Dubai. Scoring high on shopping options, prayer space access, airport services, accommodation, communications and visa requirement, with an overall index score of 73.3 over 100 points.
Asia’s Leading Tourist Board 2015
Asia’s Leading Destination: Malaysia
Best Halal Travel Destination 2015
Asia Best Tourism Board - Second Place
Most Innovative Chapter Award 2015
Golden City Gates Award Advertising/Print Campaign 2015
Tourism Malaysia accepted the Golden City Gates Award for its print advertisement that featured the country's age-old wayang kulit theatre tradition. As the leading travel trade show, ITB Berlin is the foremost business platform for global touristic offers. The event was attended by 185 countries, with 10,000s exhibitors and visitors.