Tourism Selangor recently held a FAM (Familiarisation) Trip and the Selangor Tourism Media Appreciation Dinner at the , Rawang. As the Official Tourism Promotion Agency of the Selangor State Government, Tourism Selangor invited more than 150 media activists including journalists, editors, writers, bloggers, celebrities, KOLs, and YouTubers.
The event ran from morning to night whereby YB Tuan Hee Loy Sian, the Selangor State Tourism and Environment Exco officiated the dinner programme. In a statement, he stated, “This programme is organised by the State Government through Tourism Selangor to recognise the accomplishments and contributions of fellow media activists who assist in promoting the tourism industry in the State of Selangor. The commitment demonstrated by these media partners is crucial to the success of the tourism industry, particularly in preparation for the endemic transition phase.”
“Throughout 2021 and 2022, our media partners have provided extensive media coverage to promote State government aid initiatives, promotional campaigns, event planning, and tourism programmes, as well as their active participation in Tourism Selangor’s FAM Trip program”, he added.
27 new categories of awards and recognition have been added including Best Media Coverage, Best Travelog Video, Best Travel Magazine, Best Journalist, Best Social Media Content, and Best Television Program.
Resort Taman Eko Rimba, Rawang was picked by Tourism Selangor as the venue for the FAM trip as it offered programmes introducing eco-tourism-based tourist attractions and activities like glamping, jungle trekking, ATV, cycling, kayaking, and many more.