LADA CSR BAKUL PRIHATIN SUPPORTS TOURISM INDUSTRY PLAYERS IN STAGES

LADA continues the effort to support Langkawi’s tourism industry players in stages to help them overcome the challenges of COVID-19 pandemic. This time, 46 tourist boat helmsmen operating at Kuah Tourism Jetty had received LADA CSR Bakul Prihatin (Basket of Care) contribution. The delivery session was coordinated by Persatuan Pengusaha Bot Kuah (Kuah Boat Operators

2021-09-08T11:15:15+08:008 September 2021|Community, Latest|

LANGKAWI RISING AGAINST THE TIDE – FROM UP IN THE SKY DOWN TO THE EARTH

A former flight attendant Encik Muhammad Firdaus bin Jamaludin has stood up against the challenges of COVID-19 pandemic ever since it started by venturing into an entirely new field to him – the project of rock melon cultivation through fertigation. Being inexperienced in agriculture is not an excuse for him to give up the newly

2021-09-08T11:10:08+08:008 September 2021|LADA Activites, Latest|

LANGKAWI INTRODUCES COVID-19 SOP COMPLIANCE CERTIFICATE TO TOURISM PREMISES VIA MYSAFE LANGKAWI CAMPAIGN

Langkawi, 23rd August 2021 – To ensure optimal compliance of COVID-19 SOPs by tourism products, Langkawi has introduced COVID-19 SOP Compliance Certification to be voluntarily participated by six (6) business segments of tourism industry which cover hotels and resorts, food and beverage (F&B), accommodations, retailing and groceries, tourism agencies, as well as tourism attractions. This

2021-09-08T10:59:02+08:008 September 2021|Latest, Tourism|

ENTREPRENEUR HARVESTS FRUITS OF GOOD DEEDS TO THE LAND

In bracing for COVID-19 trials, a clothing business entrepreneur based at Langkawi’s Pekan Rabu bazaar, Encik Mohd Fairus bin Mohd Zuki has now shifted his focus to agriculture. The man is now working on sugar cane, corn, and durian cultivation on a piece of land belonging to his family. His effort should be lauded since

2021-09-08T08:05:22+08:008 September 2021|LADA Activites, Latest|

LADA CONTINUES SUPPORTING COMMUNITY VIA BAKUL PRIHATIN CONTRIBUTION

LADA via its CSR Bakul Prihatin (Basket of Care) Programme continues the initiative to support Langkawi’s tourism industry players whose sources of income have been severely impacted due to the spread of COVID-19 pandemic. The fourth leg of this programme is resumed with the delivery of contribution to 100 tourist boat helmsmen operating at Tanjung

2021-09-08T08:00:06+08:008 September 2021|Community, Latest|

COVID-19 EDUCATION & RISK ASSESSMENT COURSE – MYSAFE LANGKAWI CAMPAIGN

This September, Langkawi’s tourism sector will be reopened and the island will be receiving tourists again. The main concern is, however, are we all well-prepared to create a safe tourism environment that dutifully complies with the government-enforced SOPs? Therefore, Langkawi Development Authority (LADA) has devised a comprehensive and holistic plan to welcome the reopening of

2021-09-08T07:41:44+08:008 September 2021|Latest, Tourism|

LANGKAWI GEOPRODUCT ENTREPRENEURS REMAIN STEADFAST AMIDST COVID-19 CHALLENGES

Seven Geoproduct Entrepreneurs of Langkawi UNESCO Global Geopark (LUGGp) are among recipients of business start-up fund under New Economic Opportunities (PEB) of LADA’s Langkawi Economy Roadmap Plan (HELANG). The fund received has helped these entrepreneurs to expand their Langkawi product-based businesses during these challenging times. The entrepreneurs involved are: Datai Valley Enterprise Virgin Coconut Oil

2021-08-23T10:25:36+08:0023 August 2021|LADA Activites, Latest|

COURSE ON EXPLORATION OF NEW MARKETING THROUGH TIKTOK

An online course namely Exploration of New Marketing Through TikTok was held on 16th and 17th August 2021. Organised by LADA in collaboration with National Entrepreneurship Institute (INSKEN), this course involved 50 participants who are also Langkawi’s tourism industry players and entrepreneurs. The course is part of LADA’s efforts to support the participants in planning

2021-08-23T09:58:10+08:0023 August 2021|LADA Activites, Latest|

ROAD TO LANGKAWI AS A SAFE TOURISM DESTINATION: LADA CONTRIBUTES DEPLOYMENT OF DEWAN SERBAGUNA KSL AS VACCINATION CENTRE (PPV)

Langkawi Development Authority has contributed its Langkawi Sport Complex’s (KSL) Dewan Serbaguna to be deployed as a vaccination centre (PPV) for residents of the island. This is done to support and realise the government’s intention to reopen Langkawi as a safe tourism destination as soon as possible. The National COVID-19 Immunisation Programme has been implemented

2021-09-08T07:43:03+08:0023 August 2021|Latest, Tourism|

LANGKAWI RISING AGAINST THE TIDE: ACCOUNT OF AN ARTIST-TURNED-ENTREPRENEUR

Practice makes perfect. This saying perfectly describes the experience of En. Amir Mohd Isa, a Langkawi artist who has now shifted into the field of freshwater lobster rearing as a new source to generate side income. With guidance and support by expert trainers, LADA hopes this new economic opportunity would positively develop and receive great

2021-08-17T16:53:41+08:0017 August 2021|LADA Activites, Latest|

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