Travel

A Trip to Borneo

23rd February 2018

by Uwe Fischer | Best of Malaysia, Part 2 (Part 1) Impenetrable rainforest, wild animals, headhunters and tropical, humid-hot climate – no wonder that Borneo was once respectfully called „green hell“ by European explorers. Today, […]

Food

Taste of Malaysia: Seafood From Melaka

18th February 2018

by Dr Shahrim Karim, Universiti Putra Malaysia | Malaysia is blessed with plentiful of fresh seafood such as various types of fish, shrimps, crabs, and shellfish. The recipes featured here are from the state of […]

Food

Cultivating Sarawak Pepper

29th January 2018

by Uwe Fischer //  Pepper has been associated with Malaysia, especially Sarawak, for more than a century. According to historical facts, pepper was first planted in Malaysia in 1619 on the Langkawi and thereafter brought […]

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 […]

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 […]