An indication in Kukup, Johor, is proven on this November 3, 2019 file picture. — Image of Shafwan Zaidon
Thursday, June 23, 2022 2:18 PM MYT
ISKANDAR PUTERI, June 23. Johor plans to show Kukup into a serious vacationer vacation spot, the official stated.
Chairman of the Johor Tourism, Surroundings and Heritage Committee Ok. Raeven Kumar stated that it’s associated to the Permas Particular Space Plan and the Johor State Tourism Grasp Plan 2014-2023.
“Kukup affords a wide range of journey merchandise that may grow to be a world product.
“For instance, Pulau Kukup Johor Nationwide Park, which is named the second largest uninhabited mangrove island on the planet.
“Kukup has the potential to be singled out and developed as a serious vacationer vacation spot within the state,” stated Raven Kumar, answering a query on the Johor State Meeting as we speak.
Beforehand, Datuk Jefridin Atan (BN-Kukup) requested if the state authorities had plans to develop a tax-free zone across the Kukup Worldwide Ferry Terminal to draw extra vacationers to the realm.
Raven Kumar stated the examine exhibits that the Kukup Worldwide Ferry Terminal has the potential to develop as a duty-free level and will grow to be one of many vacationer locations for procuring.
He stated that, as with the Stulang Laut Worldwide Ferry Terminal in Johor Bahru, the affect of buying and selling exercise would undoubtedly enhance revenues and raise the native financial system.
Raven, who can be a member of the Tenggaro Legislative Meeting, stated that primarily based on potential figures from the Johor State Tourism Grasp Plan 2014-2023, Johor Tourism is trying to make Kukup one of many proposed initiatives below the Particular Tourism Funding Zone (STIZ) Venture.
“STIZ, by private and non-private cooperation, will work collectively to create a extra priceless tourism sector in Johor,” he stated.