(Melaka news) According to chairman of Melaka tourism, cultural and historic committee,
Dato Seet Har Cheow, we are living in a technology advanced world, and we should
do something to protect our environment to avoid the Earth we are staying from being
destroyed, and to avoid more severe natural disaster.
He said, human should pay more attention to the cleanliness of their household environment,
take care of the rubbish that they throw away to avoid causing more severe destruction
to the environment.
‘The rubbish that we throw away everyday, together with waste produced by technology
advancement will damage the ecosystem of the Earth, and causes more natural disasters
like earthquake and storm. Therefore, we must take precaution and be prepared for
the unknown, and always tell ourselves to protect the environment, through our good
He urged everyone during the opening ceremony of the Earth Environment Protection
Day 2008 and Miss Earth Malaysia Beauty Pageant 2008 held at Everly Hotel today.
Organize activities to promote tourism
The general manager of Tourism Promotion Board, Mr. Abdullah, the corporate director
of the organizer My Production, Mr. Lim Chee Rong, the group general manager of
Value Hospitality Group Mr.Dennis Tan and the hotel manager of Everly Resort Hotel
Malacca Mr. Alwi Mustafa were also present at the opening ceremony.
Dato Seet Har Cheow said, the Miss Earth Malaysia Beauty Pageant that is going to
be held at Melaka will help promote Melaka tourism industry. He hopes that this
program can boost Melaka tourism industry and attract more tourists to visit Melaka.
‘Melaka will launch a series of celebration program for several traditional festivals
this month, which include Portuguese Poseidon Feast and National Day celebration
programs. Hope these programs can attract more tourists to Melaka.’
Dato Seet Har Cheow, accompanied by Miss Earth Malaysia 2007 Ms. Dorckers Cheock,
posed for a tree planting ceremony.