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08 April 2019, Monday


PWTC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia --15th March 2019 -- This year’s MATTA Fair 2019 saw a total of 1,364 booths being set up at the venue with participation from 272 organisation. Packist was one of the travel agency that participated in MATTA Fair 2019 throughout the 3 days of exhibition in Kuala Lumpur.


About MATTA Fair 2019  

Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) Fair is Malaysia’s leading travel exhibition that provides various holiday deals and offers. It is an annual event that has become an opportune platform for business and also for travel goers. MATTA Fair 2019 was set for 3 days and was opened from 10 am to 9 pm. The admission per person was charged RM 4 and free for children aged below 12.


The 47th edition of MATTA Fair 2019 saw the highest number of visitors since it was first organised back in 1991. According to Matta president Datuk Tan Kok Liang, this year’s rise in the number of visitors has confirmed that Malaysia is one of the countries with the largest consumer travel fair. This has also further proved that despite the fast growth of online booking, sales exhibition like MATTA Fair is still relevant and has a strong position.


Packist SNAP& WIN Contest

During the event of MATTA Fair 2019, Packist had a SNAP & WIN contest whereby participants participated in a Facebook Picture Contest with a chance to win holiday packages to; 1x 3D2N Phuket 4* Hotel & City Tour (2 Pax), 1x 2D1N Gold Coast Morib Resort (2 Pax), 2x Swarovski Earrings, 10x Pocket WiFi Worldwide by Roamingman, 9x Exclusive Hand Luggage and 10x Local Thai Woven Bag exclusively sponsored by Tourism Authority of Thailand. The rules to enter the contest was set whereby participants have to take a picture with our Packist Frame & Travel Props, upload it on Packist Facebook, and participants with the most engagement will take home the amazing prizes. Packist’s SNAP & WIN contest saw a large number of enthusiastic participants who were determined to win the exclusive prizes.


Lucky Draw

Packist has also organized a Lucky Draw activity at our MATTA booth. Customers who liked our Facebook page were given a chance to join our Lucky Draw with prizes of Photobook Vouchers & Parkson 2019 Planner to be won if they made a successful draw.


Overall, the 2019 MATTA Fair was a success for Packist and for all organisations that joined given the high number of visitors gained.