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Zaid hits out at ministry's Muslim-friendly tourism idea for Langkawi
Published:  Jun 24, 2024 4:29 PM
Updated: 11:08 AM

The Tourism, Arts and Culture Ministry’s idea to make Langkawi a niche attraction for Muslim tourists has drawn brickbats from a former minister.

Zaid Ibrahim said as it is, the tax-free island is already facing competition from other global tourism destinations like Riyadh, Dubai, Istanbul, Medan, Surabaya, Jakarta, and Hatyai, as well as local spots like Terengganu and Kota Bharu.

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