A short blurb in The Star indicates that Indonesia and Malaysia are planning to collaborate on an integrated tourism package to promote the World Heritage Sites of Penang, Malacca and Borobudur. No further details were mentioned, but the programme looks like it’s aimed at raising the tourist numbers visiting the three sites, rather than plans to help conserve and manage tourists on site.
Indonesia, Mâ€™sia to collaborate on heritage sites
The Star, 11 May 2009
Indonesia and Malaysia have agreed to collaborate to jointly promote three heritage sites within their borders as a single tourism package.
The three Unesco World Heritage Sites are Borobodur in Indonesia, as well as Malacca and George Town, Tourism Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ng Yen Yen said here on Monday