Themed Ipoh – City with 1,000 parks

Yesterday would be especially meaningful to residents of Ipoh who can expect more green spaces for recreational activities or relaxation as City Mayor, Datuk Roshidi Hashim is making another of his vision become a reality and this one is themed…

Old town goes Songkhla

After a musical fountain and art gallery, the Ipoh City Council has now come up with plans for a Walking Street akin to that in Songkhla, Thailand. Datuk Bandar Datuk Roshidi Hashim, who had recently returned from a working visit…

Perak Tourist Arrivals Double

Some 300 guests from travel agencies and the media attended Tourism Malaysia Perak (TMP)’s Hari Raya open house at Bandar Ipoh Raya recently. TMP also organised a homestay trip for 20 students from Universiti Technologi Petronas, Tronoh, in conjuction with…

Perak going all out to woo tourists.

The Perak Tourism Committee is banking on the power of wheels to promote Visit Perak Year 2012 (VPY). Its chairman Datuk Hamidah Osman said the state would collaborate with local radio station, Perak FM, to send out a convoy to…