Tourism Malaysia brought 17 foreign media and travel agents to George Town to attend the Penang World Music Festival today. They are here under its Mega Fam programme to help promote the country as a top-of-mind holiday destination.
The Mega Fam participants, who come from five countries, namely Australia, China, Hong Kong, India and Thailand, also attended a welcome luncheon hosted by Tourism Malaysia at The Royal Bintang Penang.
During the two-day music festival, the foreign media and travel agents get to enjoy musical performances by various countries from around the world, including Brazil, Egypt, Estonia, Germany, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mongolia, Russia, Spain, and Sweden. Besides that, they will also attend the Penang World Music Festival Workshop at Fort Cornwallis.
On 13 April, the Mega Fam participants will proceed with their post tours to various destinations around Malaysia.