Matta Sarawak targets RM3 million in sale from fair

Chiam (centre) fields questions from the press.

MIRI: Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) Sarawak Chapter anticipates to garner about RM3 million from sales of holiday and tour packages and various other offers during the third Matta fair here from July 27-29.

‘’Matta fair is back again for the third time, to be held at E-mart Riam here.

“The yearly fair is recognised as a major event for Sarawak Chapter, which provides amazing opportunities of exciting holiday packages, flight offers, lucky draws and several other activities,” organising chairman Wilson Chiam Tak Chee told a press conference yesterday.

There are 40 booths in the three-day event. It is a platform for the travel industry players to promote their travel packages, and foster and enhance networking among all in the industry under one roof.

“The participating travel agents will showcase their attractions, activities and services to fellow stakeholders in the industry and to the public,” said Chiam, while inviting travel and tourism businesses to participate and engage in the fair.

Members of the public are encouraged to come as entrance is free.