MALACCA TREASURES TO BE KNOWN TOMORROW

MALACCA: Work to remove the walls and door guarding the alleged treasures of the Malacca Sultanate on Nangka Island is almost complete.

“We believe the door can be opened in two days’ time, thus providing the answer to whether the treasure truly exists or not,” Works, Public Utilities, Transport and Project Rehabilitation Committee chairman Datuk Abdul Ghafaar Atan told reporters after visiting the site.

He said work to excavate the walls, believed to be the main entry to the treasure, was 90% completed and the existence of any treasures will be known on Wednesday.

He said the search for the treasure was conducted by Smart Partnership International (M) Sdn Bhd through a four-month contract beginning last January till this April 30.

He said if the company failed to complete excavation works during the term of the contract, the state government would hand it over to another company.
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 “If Smart Partnership International succeeds in opening the door and does not find any artifacts, we will give them an extension to look for the treasure,” he said.

The company’s managing director, Mohammad Foad Khushairy Mohd Said, said the work to break down the wall was being done intensively by 36 workers round-the-clock.

“So far, we have not yet seen any indications and if we find any artifact or treasure, we will immediately inform of it in a special press conference,” he said.

Deputy police chief Datuk Shah Gzali Khan Shahadat said the Marine Operations Force and the General Operations Force will be stationed to guard the place if any artifact or treasure was found.

Nangka Island is an uninhabited island of about 20 hectares in size and located four kilometres from Pulau Besar, Jasin. – Bernama

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My outing to a Machapking Durian Farm during Machap, Johor.

Visited a Machapking Durian Farm (N1.90353 E103.24766) on a finish of Mar 2014. We reached a plantation around 10am and met adult with a plantation owners – Mr Cheng who is a humble, respectful and associating guy. According to Mr Cheng, his plantation has about 50 acres, one thousand of durian trees, palm oil trees and many more…
It’s located utterly a stretch from a categorical highway of a Machap town, and usually 4WD is means to expostulate through. We were roving on Mr Cheng’s 4WD into a farm…

He was explaining all a approach given a plantation outing started, and he introduced to us a conflicting forms of Durian trees one-by-one…

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After a while, he stopped a automobile and let us suffer a savoury durian’s flower…that was a good impulse during a trip!
The print next was a unequivocally initial theatre before a flower…

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Before blossom…

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The print above showed that all these will be freshness in a dusk around 5-7pm…

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And some of them were pleasing with flowers…

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After a flowers withered, a branches are going seeding…

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The whole area was so pleasing and this was my initial time in life surrounded by durian tress and flowers!

Normally a freshness event will be in a evening, and many of a flowers will swab after 6-7am. If we be means to declare during that moment, it’s usually like examination a flower rain! we can usually daydream a pleasing scene…too bad we can’t be there during a flowers rain…

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According to Mr Cheng, someday they will collect all these flowers and prepare for dinner, it’s usually like stir boiled a vegetables, and it’s delicious! Said Cheng. we would like to ambience it too if we have a chance…

We even tasted and drank a nectar, it was unequivocally sweet!

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Mr Cheng said, fundamentally he usually strong on a 4 (4) categorical class that are : Musangking ???, Machapking, Tek-kah ?? and Kim-Hong ??. Beside that, he also has D24, D78, nai-you-bao ??? (his possess creation) and many more…

There are also other fruits in his farm, like Philippines rambutan, mangosteen and many some-more that we didn’t conduct to get a name…

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And this…I didn’t get a name of a fruits…

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Mr Cheng showed us another hovel that furnish a ‘enzymes’ that use as a ‘fertilizer’ for all his fruits in a farm.

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The H2O supply for all a trees in a plantation is also designed by Mr Cheng himself, once he energy on a engine from a H2O source, a H2O will goes to all his trees in a plantation automatically! Fully programmed for a whole fifty (50) acres, amazing!

Mr Cheng revisit his plantation 3 times a day to guard and observe a grow of all a fruits, it is turn his hobby to take caring a trees and a fruits. He ‘generously’ common with us his past knowledge given a day one hereditary from his father.
We were carrying a changed doctrine on that day and really value a trip! we will be behind to a plantation again during a ‘golden season’ when all a trees full of fruits, before a collect season.

His durians will be offered during many area within Johor Bahru, his possess case is during conflicting a Daily Point Kopitiam, Tmn Molek. And all his durians will be accessible start from center of Jun compartment August.

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TREASURE CAVE TO BE OPENED ON 29TH. APRIL 2014

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THE ROYAL PRESS MUSEUM AT JONKER STREET

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TANGS IN MELAKA BY END 2014

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