Tourism Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ng Yen Yen will lead the Malaysian delegation that will be participating in the 30th World Travel Market (WTM) from Nov 9 to 12 at the Excel Exhibition Centre, here.
At the event, Ng will also hold interviews and meetings with major tour operators and key tourism players in the United Kingdom (UK).
Ng would also host a cocktail reception for the key tourism players and will also launch the TrulyAsia.TV, an online video portal on Malaysia that can be accessed in multiple languages.
Malaysian Tourism Ambassador Datuk Seri Jean Todt, who is also president of the Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), and renowned shoemaker Datuk Jimmy Choo will also be present.
The Malaysian delegation comprises some 77 participants from 38 organisations including hotels and tour operators, airlines and state tourism boards from Penang, Selangor, Sabah, and Kuala Lumpur as well as the Langkawi Development Authority (LADA).
More than 190 countries are expected to be participated in the event.