Milestones

  • 26 Feb 2015

    Launch of Kuala Lumpur Food & Beverage Quality Assurance (KLFAB)

    1.1: Position KL as Gastronomic Haven
    10.2: Develop Comprehensive Standards Framework

    The Kuala Lumpur Food & Beverage Quality Assurance, affectionately dubbed KLFAB, aims to uphold high quality standards for F&B outlets by implementing a quality assurance framework for the F&B industry targeting dine-in establishments such as fine dining, café, restaurant, bistro and fast food chain.

  • 17 Dec 2014

    Launch of KL Tourism Ambassador Programme

    10.6 – Empower residents as promoting agents for KL
    Together with 1Malaysia 4 Youth (iM4U), the KL Tourism Ambassador Programme was launched with 40 energetic and passionate volunteers to assist tourists at tourist hotspots in KL. The Ambassadors will share accurate information, enhance visitor experience and represent KL in promoting local tourism opportunities.

  • 17 Dec 2014

    Launch of KL Tourist Guidebook

    10.7 – Develop front liner excellence
    The KL Tourist Guidebook is a 132-page one-stop manual that offers comprehensive information about Kuala Lumpur’s tourism offerings, designed to enhance overall consistency, depth and experience of tour delivery by tourist guides.

  • 28 Nov 2014

    Launch of KL Food Trails – Kuala Lumpur

    1.1 – Position KL as a Malaysian cuisine heaven
    YBhg. Datuk Seri Hj. Ahmad Phesal bin Hj. Talib, Mayor of Kuala Lumpur launched the KL Food Trails back home, after its launch in London.

  • 26 Nov 2014

    Launch of MyTeksi Taxi Booking Terminals

    10.13 – Facilitate comprehensive and hassle-free public transportation for tourists
    Launched in collaboration with MyTeksi, a local taxi booking application, Intel Technology Sdn. Bhd. and 14 tourist attractions, the initiative aims to increase tourists’ convenience in getting around the city.

  • 10 Nov 2014

    WORKSHOP ON BUDGET HOTEL DEVELOPMENT GUIDELINES

    10.10 – Improve quality of budget hotels and match between hotel supply and demand

    A seminar was held to brief budget hotels on the new Budget Hotel Development Guidelines developed by Kuala Lumpur City Hall. Topics discussed included budget hotel licence application procedures, budget hotel classification, problems in budget lodging concepts as well as the 2020 Kuala Lumpur Draft Plan.

  • 3 Nov 2014

    Launch of KL Food Trails - London

    1.1 – Position KL as a Malaysian cuisine heaven
    In collaboration with TimeOut Kuala Lumpur, the KL Food Trails, a carefully crafted self-guided trail map, was launched at the World Travel Market 2014 in London.

  • 3 Nov 2014

    DEBUT OF MICE GUIDEBOOK

    7.1 – Develop KL-specific MICE strategy, branding, incentives, organisation and capabilities

    The MICE (meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions) Guidebook, providing the latest information on venues, conference organisers and key facts & figures about Kuala Lumpur targeted at event planners, debuted at the World Travel Market 2014 in London.

  • 13 Oct 2014

    Launch of The Official Guided Walk for Kampong Bharu – 'Jalan-Jalan @ Kampong Bharu'

    1.2 – Develop and diversify heritage trails and products
    Jalan-Jalan @ Kampong Bharu is the 3rd series of the Free Guided Walking Tours funded by Kuala Lumpur City Hall through its Tourism Unit. Similar to the Little India @ Brickfields and Dataran Merdeka Heritage Walk, the Kampong Bharu walk is part of an initiative to assist the development and diversification of heritage trails and products in KL.

  • 12 Jun 2014

    Launch of MUD: Our Story of Kuala Lumpur

    1.3 – Develop vibrant cultural events and arts scene
    Kuala Lumpur City Hall and Enfiniti Vision Media have collaborated to bring “MUD: Our Story of Kuala Lumpur” to stage. This is part of the initiative to develop vibrant cultural events and arts scene. The heartwarming cultural musical is homed at Panggung Bandaraya and it aims to address the need to host regular cultural shows as a permanent fixture in KL to showcase its rich and diversified heritage & culture.