Monthly Archives: November 2011

Kuala Lumpur International Batik Convention & Exhibition 2011

The thesis of a Convention, “The Business of Batik”, is intentionally wide, permitting for appearance from anyone associated to a batik qualification and attention including a wider areas of textiles and weave production, conform and marketing, new technology, new trends in weave decoration, new applications as good as batik art story and qualification birthright preservation.… Read More »

Malaysia Art Book Fair 2011

The initial ever Malaysia Art Book Fair 2011 will take place during a National Visual Arts Gallery (NVAG) on a 1st until a 15th of Dec 2011, presenting a preference of internal and general art publications. The satisfactory aims to move a broader bargain and recognition of a arts, showcasing new developments and rising practices… Read More »


Sunday November 27, 2011 500 years onBy N. RAMA LOHAN [email protected] Yes, we all know the Portuguese came and conquered Malacca in 1511 — but did you know that they tried to take the Sultan’s magnificent bed back to Portugal? IN the port town of Belem, near Lisbon, a map of the ancient world etched… Read More »


Kuching-Melaka direct flight early next yearby Simon Ingka Crown, [email protected] Posted on November 26, 2011, Saturday KUCHING: A direct flight connecting Kuching and Melaka may commence as early as next month or early next year. Melaka Chief Minister Dato Sri Mohd Ali Rustam when announcing this yesterday said he was keen to see the flight… Read More »


Sunday November 27, 2011 Malacca monorail up and running again MALACCA: The Malacca river monorail service is back on track. The service, which was suspended after a breakdown on Sept 30, was given the go-ahead by Land Public Transport Com mission (SPAD) to resume operations starting Thursday. The monorail service, which has suffered numerous technical… Read More »