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About Us

Our History

MALAYSIAN ASSOCIATION OF HOTELS (MAH) was established in 1974. Since its inception, MAH has constantly enhanced the hotel and tourism industry by integrating member hotels throughout Malaysia. To date, MAH has over 900 members under 13 chapters and partnerships with both the private sectors and Government agencies such as the Ministry of Tourism. Being officially recognised as a National Hotel Association, MAH is committed to the exacting standards of service quality acknowledged by Malaysia and beyond.

Our Vision

The credible voice in influencing the growth of the hotel industry.

Our Mission

As the official national network for the hotel industry of Malaysia, MAH will act as the voice of the industry, working as one body to promote, protect, represent and advance the interests of its members.

Our Objectives

Cooperation

  • To foster cooperation between hotels & similar business
  • To stimulate fellowship among members

Encouragement

  • To encourage members to provide quality services
  • To encourage high business ethics, standards & practices among members

Training & Development

  • To undertake human resources development programme
  • To set up establishments for training purposes
  • To disseminate information and to provide educational programmes of value to its members

Protection

  • To protect the interest of all the members and secure mutual advantages

Representative

  • To make representation on matters of interest affecting the Association to the local authorities, State & Federal Government & other organisations

Promotion & Projects

  • To promote international, regional and domestic tourism
  • To forge good relationship between the industry and public
  • To plan & organise projects that will enhance productivity in the hotel industry
Board Members

Board Members 2019 - 2022

President

Mr. Kamaruddin Baharin
ROYALE CHULAN KUALA LUMPUR

Vice President

Dato' Paduka N. Subramaniam
PCB RESORT

Vice President

Mr. Lim Choong Sean
LEGOLAND HOTEL

Vice President

Mr. Michael Quay
CASA DEL RIO MELAKA

Hon Secretary General

Madam Christina Toh CHA
DORSETT GRAND SUBANG

Hon Treasurer General

Ms. Shirley Lai Swee Fong
FRASER PLACE KUALA LUMPUR

Board of Director

Dato' Megat Shahrul Azman Abas
MERDEKA PALACE HOTEL & SUITES

Board of Director

Mr. Halim Merican
TWENTY 8B

Johor Chapter

Mr. Ivan Teo
TANJONG PUTERI GOLF RESORT

Kedah Chapter

Mr. Eugene Dass
STARCITY HOTEL ALOR STAR

Kelantan Chapter

Puan Hjh Maimun Mohd Hussain
SUDARA BEACH RESORT

KL Chapter

Mr. B E Lim
THE GARDENS HOTEL & RESIDENCES

Melaka Chapter

En. Abu Hassan bin Ismail
HOTEL KOBEMAS MELAKA

Negeri Sembilan Chapter

Mr. Haziz Hassan
SUTERA HOTEL

Pahang Chapter

Dato' Chew Teck Fang
SHAHZAN INN KUANTAN

Penang Chapter

Mr. Khoo Boo Lim
JAZZ HOTEL PENANG

Perak Chapter

Ms. Maggie Ong Mooi Kee
SYEUN HOTEL

Sarawak Chapter

Tuan Haji Ibrahim Nordin
DORMANI HOTEL KUCHING

Sabah Chapter

Mr. Gordon Seet
MARRIOTT HOTEL KOTA KINABALU

Selangor Chapter

Datin Jasmine Abdullah Heng
DORSETT GRAND SUBANG

Terengganu Chapter

Pn. Suaibah Binti Harun
PRIMULA BEACH HOTEL

Affiliates & Representation


ASEAN HOTEL & RESTAURANT ASSOCIATION (AHRA)
www.ahra-asean.com

ASEAN TOURISM ASSOCIATION (ASEANTA)
www.aseanta.org

MINISTRY OF TOURISM AND CULTURE MALAYSIA (MOTAC)
www.motac.gov.my

TOURISM MALAYSIA
www.tourism.gov.my