This award is accorded to the Chapter that executes initiatives which demonstrate leadership and commitment to community practices in sustainability, technology, connectivity and education.
The award was received by Y.Bhg. Datuk Dr. Ong Hong Peng, Secretary General of Ministry of Tourism and Culture, Malaysia and Y.Bhg. Dato’ Mirza Mohammad Taiyab, Director General of Tourism Malaysia at the recent ITB in Berlin, Germany held from 04 to 08 March 2015..
Our PMC entry submission for the award was based on our activities and achievements in 2014 and in particular our key events namely, the PMC Tourism Career Fair held in June 2014 and the PATA Hub City Forum : Kuala Lumpur held in October 2014 which were targeted at contributing value to the tourism and hospitality industry.
I would like to congratulate and thank all the PMC Executive Committee, all PMC members and other stakeholders from the tourism and hospitality sectors for your support and contribution in one way or another, to our success in winning this award which is the first award for PMC in recent years.
Dato’ Haji Azizan Noordin
Chairman, PATA Malaysia Chapter