Culture

A Gallery of Malaysia’s Musical Heritage

22nd January 2018

The Penang House of Music (PHOM) in George Town is the brain child of Paul Augustin and is a gallery dedicated to Malaysia’s musical history and heritage. MALAYSIA INSIGHTS visited the place in December 2017. Editor Uwe Fischer conducted an interview […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Photographer Jimmy Nelson (By Vera de Kok - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=37513041)
Culture

Program Highlights of George Town Festival 2017

19th June 2017

George Town Festival (GTF) is back for the 8th year with world-class programmes and more exciting events. Dedicated to George Town’s inauguration as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2008, GTF is a celebration of […]

Culture

Food Promotion with Chef Ismail

12th October 2016

Once again, Malaysia’s Dato’ Chef Ismail will be rocking Frankfurt with his art of cuisine. From 19th to 21st of October there will be a MalaysianFood Promotion at the Marriott Hotel in Frankfurt. Organised by the Malaysian Consulate General and […]

Culture

Bridging Cultures

26th June 2016

For the 10th time, the multicultural event “Parade der Kulturen” in Frankfurt brought together people from many different countries, societies and confessions to demonstrate unity, mutual respect and peaceful living together. As in the past […]