Interview

That’s Jazz – Interview with Eva Klesse

15th December 2017

In early December 2017, the Eva Klesse Quartet from Germany visited Malaysia for two concerts, playing at the Penang Island Jazz Festival (PIJF) and in the capital Kuala Lumpur. Both concerts were arranged by the […]

Art

The Art of Improvisation – Jazz in Penang

7th December 2017

Being able to improvise is one of the key competences of jazz musicians. However, the organisers of the 14th Penang Island Jazz Festival (PIJF) proved that they, too, master this art perfectly. Just before the […]

Food

MATRADE Chairman visits ANUGA in Germany

8th October 2017

by Uwe Fischer // On her way to the Annual Meetings of the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund in America, MATRADE Chairman Dato’ Dr Noraini Ahmad decided to visit “Germany first”. During her […]

Latest Issue

MALAYSIA INSIGHTS #9 is online now

1st October 2017

The new issue of MALAYSIA INSIGHTS is online NOW! The respective print edition will be distributed from 6 October. One of the main topics of the current issue is “the Taste of Malaysia”. We were able […]

Food

Malaysia’s Best Beef Rendang

13th September 2017

by Dr. Shahrim Karim, Universiti Putra Malaysia // Rendang is Malaysia’s most popular dish in the country. It is typically a thick or dry stew made mainly from beef, lamb and chicken, cooked with selected spices […]

Culture

Malaysian Gala in Frankfurt

4th September 2017

Last weekend, friends & members of Malaysian Club Deutschland (MCD) enjoyed a pleasant evening in Frankfurt including music, cultural performances, a lavish buffett and a lucky draw. President Rosita Heilek welcomed some 300 hundred guests […]

Art

Malaysian premiere of Letter’s End in KL

31st August 2017

Today, chances are our children enjoy clown theatre, puppetry and comedy through digital media, and only a small percentage of them will be lucky enough to see a live performance instead of watching it on […]

Culture

Goethe Institute in Malaysia

28th August 2017

Guest article by Rolf Stehle, Director of Goethe Institute Malaysia // The Goethe-Institut is the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany operating worldwide since 1951. The Goethe-Institut Malaysia has been in Kuala Lumpur […]