Tourist's Perceptions towards the Role of Stakeholders in Sustainable Tourism

Halima Begum, A.C. Er, A. S. A. Ferdous Alam, Nurain Sahazali
2014 Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences  
The purpose of this study has to discover if differences in tourists' perceptions of sustainable tourism development in Melaka existed between three stakeholder groups: government, local residents and private entrepreneurs. The paper analyzes based on the primary data which is collected through interviews among 735 respondents. The findings indicate that the government, private and local community has played a major role for satisfying the tourists' in shaping the development of sustainable
more » ... of sustainable tourism in Melaka. The study emphasizes on scale methods in analyzing and reviewing the role of government, private and local communities. To the distinct stakeholders' facilities, the majority of tourists' generally were welcoming of sustainable tourism.
doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2014.07.301 fatcat:5b4jj6gh55guzjuwvi3oqogyjm