The Southern Tigers

16th November 2016

by Shamsudin Kirsch A revolution in Malaysia’s football is in full swing. Its center lies in the southern city of Johor Bahru, in the district of Larking, to be precise. This is the home of […]


Malaysia’s Exports to Germany at All Time High

16th October 2016

Guest Article by Derrick Cowan, Marketing Officer at MATRADE Frankfurt Malaysia’s trade performance with Germany in 2015 was exceptional. Malaysia’s exports to Germany topped EURO 7 billion for the very first time. Malaysia is now […]


Malaysia at the K-Fair in Düsseldorf

13th October 2016

The Malaysian plastics industry is one of the country’s most dynamic industries in the manufacturing sector. It also ranks among the most competitive in Asia. At the K-Fair in Düsseldorf, Malaysian producers will be presenting […]


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 […]

Bilateral Ties

Greeting from the Malaysian Ambassador to Germany

20th September 2016

Greeting from Zulkifli Adnan, the Ambassador of Malaysia to the Federal Republic of Germany, addressing the readers of MALAYSIA INSIGHTS Dear Readers, Come August 2017, Malaysia will commemorate the 60th year since it became an independent […]

Latest Issue

MALAYSIA INSIGHTS Yearbook 2017 out now

20th September 2016

The latest issue of MALAYSIA INSIGHTS is a special edition concentrating on Malaysia’s bilateral ties with Germany. You can read or download and save the online version here. If you are a Magzter subscriber you […]

Education & Training

Dual Vocational Training in Malaysia

16th September 2016

The German Dual Vocational Training Program (GDVT) is a new initiative introduced in Malaysia in 2014, providing the opportunity of completing a two-track vocational training following the German model. Together with German and Malaysian companies […]


16. September 1963: The Birth of a Nation

14th September 2016

On 16. September 1963 the establishment of the Malaysian Federation took place. It marked the merging of Malaya, North Borneo, Sarawak, and Singapore (which left the federation only two years later) to form Malaysia. Today, the […]