“From the wilds of Borneo to the old world charm of Penang, the beauty of Langkawi to the pulsating heart of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia offers a myriad of distinct destinations and multicultural flavours to inspire amazing events
and multi destination incentives”.
Malay, Chinese, Indian, colonial and indigenous influences create a bubbling, bustling melting pot of races, cultures, religions and festivals that inspire events with wow factor, unique to each exotic location.
Kuala Lumpur is the lively capital, offering spectacular contrasts between towering skyscrapers, colonial heritage buildings, cultural experiences and electric dining and nightlife. Beautiful island destinations combine white sand beaches, World Heritage destinations and jungle and wildlife adventures, with luxury dining and eco-resorts in locations that refresh and inspire. Choose one for a relaxed meeting programme, or combine two for memorable twin-centre incentives. CSR activities are in abundance in Malaysia, incorporating local communities or the country’s fascinating indigenous wildlife.
Combined with exceptional infrastructure, world-class hotels and meeting facilities, value for money and easy global and regional access, Malaysia is one of the most diverse countries in the world to inspire and reward delegates and top achievers with sensational, quality MICE events.
“Malaysia is one of the most up and coming destinations in Asia for MICE. It has first-world infrastructure to stage events successfully yet retains its fascinating multicultural tapestry of indigenous and local charms, to offer exceptional destination appeal, excellent value for money and a politically stable environment.
Located in the heart of the world’s most populous and largest economic growth region, Malaysia is a strategic choice for international conferences. It has a booming business culture, is located at a global crossroads and is complemented by visa free access for most nationalities, with English widely spoken throughout.
Kuala Lumpur is the international gateway for meetings and events in Malaysia, with frequent global and onward flights around the country on mainstream and low cost carriers. No internal flight is more than two hours, making twin centre incentives easy and rewarding. The city is naturally the key MICE hub for large conferences, with the multi-award-winning KLCC and a great range of centrally located 4 and 5 star hotels that offer outstanding and affordable meeting facilities.
Borneo is emerging as Malaysia’s next large conference destination. The Borneo Convention Centre in Sarawak is perfect for those interested in celebrate a meeting in the rainforest, and ground has just broken for The Sabah International Convention Complex in Sabah, which will house a 6,600 capacity theatre.
A great variety of CSR projects throughout Malaysia add value to local communities and wildlife as well as the conference experience itself. Borneo is considered the heart of CSR activity in Malaysia, particularly in respect of wildlife, with orangutan, sun bear and turtle conservation projects offering appealing activities for conference delegates to give back to the destination.
Fast becoming established as the region’s major hub for film and media studies, Penang’s capital Georgetown is currently enjoying an incredible resurgence, transforming it from a beautifully preserved UNESCO World Heritage town in to Malaysia’s new capital of cool.
Georgetown’s newfound 21st century flair combines its unique heritage with appealing new street art and boutique hotels.
Meanwhile neighbouring Langkawi is opening new out of this world villa style luxury resorts, perfect for high end couples incentives.
The award winning Pacific World Malaysia team includes many seasoned professionals with a lifetime of experience of delivering destination management services in Malaysia that has gained us a reputation for service excellence among international clients and local partners.
Malaysia is appealing to:
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
Clients seeking a safe, politically stable, English-speaking conference location in Asia
Malaysia offers an incredibly safe, stable economic and political environment in which to host international conferences. English is widely spoken and the meetings infrastructure is excellent, including award winning convention centres.
Conferences seeking value for money
Malaysia consistently ranks as one of the best value for money destinations in the world for events, allowing clients to deliver an impressive programme for their budget and present affordable pre and post touring options for delegates.
Incentives that seek diversity
Bespoke incentive itineraries are delightfully varied, incorporate orang-utans, sailing adventures, street art, heritage venues, headhunter dinners, luxury resorts and wonderful culinary safaris!
Incentives seeking a Grand Prix adrenalin rush
Automotive companies especially will enjoy the Malaysia Grand Prix, held annually in Kuala Lumpur in October. Driving experiences, events and dinners are a fantastic reward for successful channel partners.
Events inspired by local culture
From dinner in the Khoo Kongsi Clan House to an eye-opening head hunter themed dinner in the jungle, Malaysia’s cultural diversity creates dramatic, memorable events.
Events large and small at inspiring contemporary venues
Host an event at the Sepang International Formula One Circuit or with a bird’s eye view of Kuala Lumpur from the famous “Skybridge” of KL’s famous Twin Towers.