Friday, December 03, 2010

Event: Melaka International Tourism Show (MITS) 2010

I went to Melaka International Trade Centre, MITC this afternoon which is located in MITC City, Hang Tuah Jaya to see and experience the Melaka International Tourism Show for this year, 2010, MITS. MITS 2010 succeed to bring and apply the green concept introduced by the Melaka Chief Minister, Datuk Seri Mohd Ali Mohd Rustam, DAR who want to make Malacca as the first developed green technology state in Malaysia and at the same time this event objective is want to attract and create awareness of Malaccan and tourists from all over the world about the importance of green tourism and nature preservation. 

The event starts from today, 3rd December until 5th December 2010 from 10 am until 10 pm. There are many activities for visitors and exhibitors such as business matching, promotion, sales, quizzes, exhibition and so on. Let's take a look on the event pictures. 

Entrance arch which is very attractive

Registration and visitors tags counter

Me and my friend under the MITS entrance arch

Green living tips by MITS Secretariat

Malacca Pavilion

Entrance to Melaka 12-Subsectors of Melaka Tourism which are Health Tourism, Makan-Makan (Dining), Education, Recreation, Sports, History, Culture, Agro Tourism, Malacca My 2nd Home, Convention (MICE), Youth Tourism and Shopping. There are many brochures, flyers, posters and promotional tools in the pavilion for visitors.

Seek information about Malacca and tourism attractions? Feel free to enter the pavillion and take the promotional tools

Malacca Museum Corporation (PERZIM) booth

PERZIM promotes the Aborigines Museum in Ayer Keroh and the latest museum recently open in Pulau Besar, Pulau Besar Museum

Pulau Besar Museum

Wooden carvings by the aborigines people

Aborigines traditional costume made of wood skin

Spa promotions

Macau Pavilion

Malacca River and Coastal Development Corporation (PPSPM) booth

Riau Tourism and Culture Services. They promotes the original songket from Riau and hand paintings batek for visitors.

Pemerintah Kota Pekan Baru Riau booth

Pekan Baru Province booth, provides information about Pekan Baru tourism attractions, traditional costumes and culture

Tiara Beach Resort booth

Dining and banquet promotions

Naza Talyya rooms promotions

Main stage

Recycle for nature and environment preservations

Melaka Kad, a new prepaid card for tourists and local people who want to enter and pay the tourist attractions in Melaka. This card will be officially launched in January 2011. You may use the card for internet payment, tolls, and kiosk. Cool rite?

Felda Rally Team

Seafarer Explorer

The Seafarer Explorer offering the sunset cruise

Malacca Tourism Academy offering Tourist Guide Course for reasonable price. Anyone interested?

PNB Ilham Resort booth, a lovely resort in Tanjung Tuan (Cape Rachado), Malacca

Malacca Islamic Technology College (KUIM)

Jasin booth

Melaka Bandaraya Bersejarah, MBMB booth

Besides tourism attractions, educations and other sector, local authority of Malacca such as Jasin, Central Malacca and Hang Tuah Jaya districts also take part in the event.

Malaysian Crafts Pavillion

Traditional women accesories like kerongsang, kerongsang rangkai (kebaya), rings, dokoh, pending, cucuk sanggul and so on.

Malay hand-made weapons such as parang and keris


Rattans products

Malaysian Batek

Nyonya breaded shoes

Bunga Pahar from mengkuang leaves

Mengkuang products

Peria nest products

Legend Hotels and Resorts

FAMA and some agro tourism products

Try the syrup and healthy products, its really good for your health and made of oraganic plants

Embassy of Indonesia booth

Melaka State Development Corporation (PKNM) booth

Menara Taming Sari booth

Abadi Hotel

Teh Lepak promotion. You'll be offered some hand-made cookies and a very delicious milk tea made of gula Melaka. Friendly staffs, very nice refreshments and thumbs up for them!

Tourism Malaysia Negeri Sembilan booth 

Riau Province Pavilion

Malacca Recycle association booth

Recycle and reuse items

Recycle toys for poor children in China (earthquake victims)

Earthquake victims instant food, just put some water (not necessary to boil), wait 5 minutes and eat. It taste like Maggie mee. Wanna try some?


Products made of recycle items (non-chemical products)

Melaka 88 booth, a website for virtual tour and information about Malacca

Selasih garden

I love this backdrop. Its GREEN!

That all from MITS 2010! There are some more pavilion and booth you can visit and explore. Don't forget to come for the rest 2 days. Saturday and Sunday. Free admission. More promotions and discounts awaiting!

Melaka Go Green!

Visitors counter tag, i'll keep it.

I won this cap from Melaka Kad.