LABUAN: Labuan Tour Guides Association held its new council meeting for 2021-2023, with the former director of Jabatan Perpaduan Negara Dan Integrasi Nasional Labuan Mimie Duasah taking over as the new president.
Labuan Tour Guides Association held its 2021 Annual General Meeting at Labuan Lazenda Hotel, and re-elected the new council members.
Being elected as the new president, Mimie Duasah said she would do her best and make good use of her experience as the former director of Jabatan Perpaduan Negara Dan Integrasi Nasional Labuan, to lead the association, and to continue to contribute to the tourism industry in Labuan.
She also hopes and believe that the new council members will cooperative and support each other, to seek more welfare for tour guides in Labuan, to enhance the quality of the tour guides, and to work together to overcome the epidemic.
Mimie sincerely thanks to Tan Poh Tong past president, Lionel Sim past secretary, Willie Teo as the adviser of the association, and all the past committee for their best and amazing leadership and contribution to the association.
The former president, who is also the founding president, Tan Poh Tong, had completed 4 years of presidency, which is 2 terms of council, and had to retire from the position according to the Articles of Association.
Tan during his speech urged the tour guides in Labuan to maintain positive and optimistic. The epidemic had brought a huge impact on the tourism industry, tour guides have lost their jobs, but with the vaccination programme being carried out now, he believes the situation will turns better.
Tan thanked all the members for their support since the establishment of the association four years ago, especially with the support and cooperation of the council members, he was able to successfully complete his mission for the Labuan tourism industry.
Labuan Tour Guides Association 2021-2023 new council:
Deputy President: Chai Sing Yang
Vice President: Teo Pai Yuan
Secretary: Kok Su Kian
Deputy Secretary: Shireen Tan Chiew Mae
Deputy Treasurer: Hii Kai Chuan
Compliance & Disciplinary: Chang Shan Pang
Event and Community Liaison：Samantha Mae Lim
Members’ Welfare & Communication：Jude Jonathan Teo Wern Yeh