THE Malaysia Miniature Hobby Show (MMHS) 2019, which is the fourth South East Asia Miniature Hobby Show, has returned with a new category this year – the ‘Hobby Collectibles & Designer Toys’.
The trade show is organised by World Hobby Miniatures with the support from the Penang Tourism Development, Arts, Culture and Heritage (PETACH) office.
State Tourism Development, Arts, Culture and Heritage Committee chairman Yeoh Soon Hin said the event would be held at Cititel Penang in Penang Road from 10am to 6pm on June 29 and 30.
Yeoh said the show would feature renowned international hobby manufacturers from Spain, United States (US), Japan, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam and New Zealand.
“There will be a miniature model exhibition from modellers and modelling clubs from various countries.
“MMHS is a great platform for modellers to showcase their talents.
“Visitors get to view the complete version of model kits, rare prototypes and masterpieces at the event,” he said at a press conference in Komtar today.
He said the state was working on diversifying tourism attractions and products to enhance visitor experience.
“This trade show will definitely boost the tourism industry in Penang,” he added.
Visit MMHS Facebook page for more details.
Story by Edmund Lee
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