Articles for August, 2012


Complaint & Travel Alert

Call to reopen abandoned pool

Call to reopen abandoned pool

By Chong Chee Seong WASTED FACILITY: The swimming pool, abandoned for over 20 years, was built in 1981 with a grant from the Johor government at a cost of RM250,000 MUAR: THE call to Muar Municipal Council to reopen the abandoned Olympic-size swimming pool at Tanjung Emas in Muar has grown louder each day, following […]

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Tourism News

Bazaar lights up Muar town

Bazaar lights up Muar town

By BEN TAN NEW LIFE: over 150 Ramadan traders in Jalan Sisi add vibrance and colour to the evenings in town. MUAR: THE Muar district council (MPM) has developed a night bazaar that has changed the once-quiet evenings in town. The bazaar in Jalan Sisi here is buzzing every night for the entire month of […]

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Sport Event

10 Countries Confirm Participation For UCI Indoor Cycling C'ships In Muar

10 Countries Confirm Participation For UCI Indoor Cycling C’ships In Muar

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 13 (Bernama) — More than 10 countries are expected to take part in the Union Cyliste Internationale/International Cycling Union (UCI) Indoor Cycling Championships in Muar, Johor on Aug 25. National Track Cycling Association honorary secretary Nasir Yahya said among countries that have already confirmed their participation were Brunei, Hong Kong, Thailand, Japan, […]

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Tourism News

Tourists like homestays

Tourists like homestays

By CHONG CHEE SEONG PREFERENCE:State Tourism, Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs committee chairman Datuk Hoo Seong Chang said tourists yearned for more of such stays than in five-star luxury hotels THE Johor government will support all initiatives undertaken by the local authority, non-governmental organisations and individuals to promote the tourism industry in all the districts […]

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古迹遗产

擁逾70年歷史未符申請條例‧麻坡漳泉會館循序漸進申遺

擁逾70年歷史未符申請條例‧麻坡漳泉會館循序漸進申遺

坐落在麻坡四馬路的麻坡漳泉會館建築古意盎然,雖然已被列為受保護歷史建築之一,但該館也致力於朝向國家文化遺產之路邁進,以確保能完善保存這一座陪伴麻坡走過逾70年歷史的古色建築。

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投诉和反馈

黃金丹絨滿目瘡痍‧旅客嘆麻坡旅遊發展“走寶"

黃金丹絨滿目瘡痍‧旅客嘆麻坡旅遊發展“走寶"

麻坡黃金丹絨休閒公園堤岸長期未獲完善修復,行人走道破裂及塌陷,滿目瘡痍的深坑嚴重影響公園面貌,外地旅客到訪感歎麻坡旅遊發展“走寶",未能發揮黃金丹絨的大自然魅力。

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