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The purpose of this study is to estimate an inbound tourism demand model for Malaysia by incorporating new control variables - environmental pollution and crime rate. We found that tourism demand is sensitive to income, price of tourism in Malaysia, price of alternative tourism destinations,...

Author(s)
Tang ChorFoon; Tan EuChye
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Anatolia, 2016, 27, 2, pp 189-200
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Purpose - The aim of this paper is to examine the various indicators of marine waste management and its adaptability to the tourism industry in Semporna District, Sabah. Marine waste management was identified as a serious concern in Semporna, specifically the increase in general and hazardous waste ...

Author(s)
Sudesh Prabhakaran; Vikneswaran Nair; Sridar Ramachandran
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2013, 5, 4, pp 365-376
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This paper examines the work done by tourism researchers to understand why tourists make travel decisions that lead to high levels of greenhouse gas emissions and find it difficult to change their transport mode and destination choice towards more sustainable outcomes. It notes the growing...

Author(s)
Khoo-Lattimore, C.; Prideaux, B.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2013, 21, 7, pp 1036-1048
Abstract

The article reports on an investigation of the effects of some tourism price components on tourism demand, specifically, on potential tourists' choice of destination, using a multinomial logit model analysis of stated choice frequencies. The study serves to highlight the practical use of the...

Author(s)
Morley, C. L.
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 1995, 33, 2, pp 8-14
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This paper examines the role of key socio-demographic attributes and trip characteristics in travel motivations of domestic tourists to island destinations. A total of 1780 useful survey responses were collected over a period of 6 months via an assisted survey. Analysis using independent sample ...

Author(s)
Azilah Kasim; Hisham Dzakiria; Park ChanSoo; Nor Azila, M. N.; Mokhtar, M. F.; Radha, J. R. R. R. R.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Anatolia, 2013, 24, 2, pp 188-205
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There are various factors that motivate people into travelling. Just as normal product consumers, tourists undergo several stages of decision making before finally come to conclusion on which destination they will go for. Although there has been numerous studies done on travel motivations, the...

Author(s)
Fah ChengFan; Voon ChengSeow
Publisher
Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of the International Conference on Natural Resources, Tourism and Services Management 2015, Sabah, Malaysia, 15-17 April 2015, 2015, pp 351-358
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Long-haul travel is gaining the attention of visitors in exploring new and unique experience. The offering of promotion and attractive packages are making long-haul travel a choice for travellers. Long-haul travel is synonymous with transport. The usage of low-cost carrier (LCC) for long-haul...

Author(s)
Norkamaliah Shahrin; Ahmad Puad, M. S.; Jamil Jusoh
Publisher
Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of the International Conference on Natural Resources, Tourism and Services Management 2015, Sabah, Malaysia, 15-17 April 2015, 2015, pp 359-364
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This study was designed to identify the relative importance vacation motives as perceived by the tourist visiting Langkawi Island, Kedah, Malaysia. In addition, this study also explored the underlying dimensions of the vacation motives and determinants factors. Questionnaires were distributed using ...

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Wei LeeHeng; Zarul Fitri Zaaba; Mohd Azam Osman; Tarmiji Masron
Publisher
University of the Aegean, Chios, Greece
Citation
Tourismos, 2016, 11, 2, pp 77-91
Abstract

Community participation is regarded as an important tool for successful tourism planning. Western scholars generally agree that active community participation in the decision making process will benefit local communities. However, in developing countries, such participation is difficult to put into ...

Author(s)
Azizan Marzuki
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2008, 56, 3, pp 227-241
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Waterfront revitalization would be an effective strategy to preserve heritages, conserve the contaminated or abandoned site and inspire the identity and authenticity. However, there is no decision support tool to quantify and evaluate the sustainability accreditation of waterfronts in tourism...

Author(s)
Keyvanfar, A.; Arezou Shafaghat; Sapura Mohamad; Abdullahi, M. M.; Hamidah Ahmad; Nurul Hidayah, M. D.; Khorami, M.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 2, pp 215

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