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Agro-tourism is a tool that has been widely used around the world for the purpose of intensifying the socio-economic aspects of the local community. Malaysia is supportive of this tool. The main objective of this paper is to unveil the potential socio-economic benefits that can be offered by the...

Author(s)
Azimi Hamzah; Yassin, S. M.; Bahaman Abu Samah; D'Silva, J. L.; Neda Tiraiyaei; Hayrol Azril, M. S.; Jegak Uli
Publisher
Academic Journals, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
African Journal of Agricultural Research, 2012, 7, 32, pp 4581-4588
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to seek an approval from the local community to develop their place to be a recognisable heritage tourism site. Jugra has been selected because of its historical legacy since the fourth ruler of Selangor in the 18th century where it still remains as a cultural...

Author(s)
Zainab Roslan; Zuliskandar Ramli; Mohd Syukri, Y. A.; Choy ErAh; Muhammad Rizal Razman
Publisher
World Food Ltd, Helsinki, Finland
Citation
Journal of Food, Agriculture & Environment, 2017, 15, 2, pp 116-120
Abstract

Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to share how a tourism cooperative creates economic sustainability as well as bringing socio-cultural and environmental benefits to its members. Design/methodology/approach - The authors' case study was the Miso Walai Homestay in Batu Puteh on the Kinabatangan ...

Author(s)
Nor Haniza Mohamad; Amran Hamzah
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2013, 5, 4, pp 315-328
Abstract

Event tourism offers a more integrated approach to planning and implementation to ensure the sustainable development of tourism. With this emphasis, it can maintain and improve the tourism assets in addition to promoting the tourism segment, particularly among youth travelers. This study focuses on ...

Author(s)
Zurina Ahmad Saidi; Habibah Ahmad; Hamzah Jusoh; Fatin Umaira, M. A.
Publisher
Universiti Kebangsaan, Selngor, Malaysia
Citation
Geografia. Malaysian Journal of Society and Space, 2016, 12, 13, pp 107-119
Abstract

Problem statement: Home stay program provided tourists multi ethnic life condition with cultural experiences and economic well beings for the local people. Malaysian home stay program differed from the other commercial home stay in the world. Home stay accommodation can create a scope to the local...

Author(s)
Md. Anowar, H. B.; Chamhuri Siwar; Shaharuddin Mohamad Ismail; Rabiul Islam
Publisher
Science Publications, New York, USA
Citation
American Journal of Applied Sciences, 2012, 9, 7, pp 1085-1090
Abstract

A systematic approach was used to develop an integrated plan to determine the optimal land use suitability for future sustainable development in the coastal area of the Kuala Langat District, Selangor, Malaysia based on different planning scenarios. Use of the multi criteria evaluation (MCE)...

Author(s)
Pourebrahim, S.; Hadipour, M.; Mokhtar, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Landscape and Urban Planning, 2011, 101, 1, pp 84-97
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Climate change has long since ceased to be a scientific curiosity and is no longer just one of many environmental and regulatory concerns. It is a growing crisis with economic, health and safety, food production, security and other dimensions. Shifting weather patterns for example, threaten food...

Author(s)
Awangku Hassanal, B. P. B.
Publisher
Sustainable Tourism Research Cluster, Penang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of International Conference on Tourism Development, 'Building the future of tourism', Penang, Malaysia, 4-5 February 2013, 2013, pp 50-56
Abstract

Shoreline and coastal areas have long been recognised as a magnet of tourist travels due to their magnificent landscapes and unique recreational activities. Yet as they are being developed these areas are faced with numerous social, economic, environment and spatial issues and challenges. While...

Author(s)
Hamzah, J.; Buang, A.; Habibah, A.; Sharifah Mastura, S. A.
Publisher
IDOSI Publications, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
World Applied Sciences Journal, 2011, 13, (SDISEP), pp 87-92
Abstract

Total tourists' holiday experiences to a certain extent are affected by their experiences staying at a hotel. Although service providers strive for "doing it right" the first time, but service failures are inevitable in the hospitality industry. Most service providers usually undertake to recover...

Author(s)
Mahadzirah Mohamad; Ahmad Rusdi Abdullah; Safiek Mokhlis
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Development, 2011, 4, 6, pp 3-11
Abstract

Port Dickson is the only coastal district in Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia which is a favourite weekend getaway for people from Malaysia as well as Singapore. Impacts of tourism activities, shipping, refineries, land reclaiming activities, coastal zone management construction and insufficient sewage...

Author(s)
Sarva Mangala Praveena; Siti Shapor Siraj; Ahmad Kimon Suleiman; Ahmad Zaharin Aris
Publisher
Academic Journals Inc., New York, USA
Citation
Research Journal of Environmental Sciences, 2011, 5, 12, pp 841-849

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