2018 | Quarter 2
New Penang State Exco Visits
Swettenham Pier Cruise Terminal
Penang Port Sdn Bhd (PPSB), a Member of MMC Group, welcomed YB Yeoh Soon Hin, the newly appointed State Exco for Tourism Development, Heritage, Culture and Arts to Swettenham Pier Cruise Terminal.
It was YB Yeoh’s first visit to the terminal and the delegation included Mr Ooi Chok Yan, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Penang Global Tourism and Mr Brian Paul, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Corporate Representative to Asia.
PPSB’s management team led by Mr Sasedharan Vasudevan, CEO of PPSB gave a presentation on the booming cruise tourism industry in Penang and how the redevelopment of the cruise terminal would further contribute to the growth of the industry. The session ended with the delegation went on board Royal Caribbean’s Voyager of the Seas for a ship tour.
The visit was part of PPSB’s ongoing efforts to collaborate with the Government on various PPSB projects including the redevelopment of Swettenham Pier Cruise Terminal which would contribute to the economic growth of Penang.