Business

ASEAN under Malaysia’s chairmanship

7th January 2015

On 1st January 2015, Malaysia has taken over the chairmanship of ASEAN from Myanmar. In a ceremony held in Myanmar, Malaysia’s Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak stated that Malaysia’s job is “to make […]

Business

Malaysia Insights Online Edition Out Now

27th October 2014

The digital edition of malaysia  insights 11/2014 is out now. It features articles on Nicol David, Malacca, Malaysia’s Economy and GMRT, among others. The magazine comes in full color, has 40 pages and is completely […]

Business

Malaysia’s F&B sector captures international markets

13th October 2014

Malaysia’s rich cultural mix and industrial strength have resulted in a vibrant food and beverage sector that often surprises foreign buyers in terms of its range of products and sophisticated production capabilities. Currently, the Malaysian […]

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Culture

5th Asian Games gold medal for Nicol David

23rd September 2014

After beating teammate Low Wee Wern in the Asian Games women’s squash individual final today Datuk Nicol David is now with 5 gold medals the most successful squash player in Asian Games history. The seven-time […]

Culture

Singer, Actor…and now Miss Malaysia 2014

4th September 2014

Hailing all the way from Kuching, Sarawak, a young lady of Bidayuh ancestry is the first Dayak beauty to win this prestigious title. On 30 August 2014 at Corus Hotel Dewi Liana Seriestha was crowned […]

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Culture

A Visit To Legoland

1st September 2014

Malaysia’s new tourist magnet Legoland is celebrating its 2nd birthday. Having been opened to the public on 15th September 2012, it was the sixth LEGOLAND worldwide and the very first in Asia.   Since then […]

Culture

Jalur Gemilang – The Story of the Malaysian Flag

1st September 2014

Looking at the Malaysian flag that bears the official name Jalur Gemilang one could suppose that the design was influenced by the American Star Spangled Banner. But is that really so? To answer that question […]

Business

Malaysia’s Shoe Industry Steps Up

28th August 2014

The Malaysian footwear industry produces a wide variety of footwear ranging from safety and industrial footwear to sports shoes and high fashion footwear. Malaysia is one of Asia’s largest exporters of footwear edition. The world […]

Business

Malaysia At A Glance

25th May 2013

Capital and largest city:        Kuala Lumpur (1,588,750 citizens) Seat of Government:        Putrajaya Official languages:         Malaysian Malay (Bahasa Malaysia) Official script:             Malay (Latin) alphabet Recognised languages:         English […]