Malaysia Day

Malaysia Day

Today is the 16th of September and it is Malaysia Day. Malaysia Day is celebrated on 16 September every year. We previously wrote a bit about Malaysia in our previous post. While Malaysia achieved its independence on 31 August 1957, the Malaysian federation was formed on 16 September 1963.   Malaysia was originally known as Federation of Malaya when it gained its independence in 1957. In 1963, Singapore, Sarawak and North Borneo joined with Malaya to form the Federation of Malaysia. A declaration was signed on 16 September 1963 and the name, Malaysia, was born. Singapore left the Federation of Malaysia in 1965. North Borneo is now known as Sabah.   Malaysia is accessible by air, land and sea. This country has transportation system of flight, bus, train and ship. The ports are not available in every state but it is found in Penang, Port Klang in Selangor, Kuantan in Pahang, Kuching in Sarawak and Kota Kinabalu in Sabah.   In 2010, Malaysia Day was officially declared...
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Malaysia’s National Day. Merdeka !

Malaysia’s National Day. Merdeka !

Malaysia has just celebrated its National Day yesterday (31 August 2016). In Malaysia, it is called "Hari Merdeka", which means "Independence Day" and it is celebrated on the 31st of August every year. The country's independence was achieved on 31 August 1957.   Malaysia consists of thirteen states namely Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Labuan, Federal Territory of Putrajaya, Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Malacca (known as "Melaka" in Malay language), Negeri Sembilan, Pahang, Penang (known as "Pulau Pinang" in Malay language), Perak, Perlis, Sabah, Sarawak, Selangor and Terengganu. The capital city of Malaysia is Kuala Lumpur.   The weather in Malaysia is of tropical rainforest and equatorial climate. It is generally sunny all year round with rain every now and then. Malaysia is a beautiful country with a lot of beaches and greeneries that make great tourist attractions. Yet it has cities with modern developments such as shopping complexes with international brands shops and of course, there is our famous Petronas Twin Towers...
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George Town World Heritage Day in Penang

George Town World Heritage Day in Penang

Penang. When one mentions Penang, what comes to mind is the wide variety of delicious food and the sandy beaches. On 7 July 2008, Penang was listed as one of the World Heritage Sites by the United Nations Educational, Science and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO).   Before you read on further, we would like to take a short while to reach out to you. This content is created for your viewing pleasure, free of charge. We put in effort and time to research, write and create the media in this article. As we need to sustain our business, we would like to seek for a donation from you to kindly support us so that we can continue to show this article free of charge. We hope you enjoy this article and we would appreciate your generous support. To donate, please visit https://myleenterprise.com/shop/donation/. > In order for a city to be listed as one of the World Heritage Sites, it must pass at least one of the...
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