BIGGEST REAL ESTATE PROJECT

Rate this post Malacca’s biggest real estate project 1 of 2 MALACCA: The biggest mixed-development project in the state, which will see the birth of uniquely themed icons that will change the landscape of the Historical City, was launched here on Saturday The RM2 billion Hatten City project in Jalan Syed Abdul Aziz in Banda […]

MELAKA ANCIENT CANNON IN JAKARTA MUSEUM

Rate this post MaLACCA: The State Museum Corporation (Perzim) wants to replicate a 500-year-old cannon Si Jagur taken from here to then Batavia (now Jakarta) after the fall of Malacca to the Dutch. The cannon (Jagur means cannon in Portuguese) has a fist jutting out at the rear and is said to have certain “powers.” […]

CHINESE HISTORY GALLERY

Rate this post KUALA LUMPUR: The proposed museum in Malacca to exhibit the Chinese community’s contributions to the nation will be sited at the heart of the historical city in Banda Hilir. Malacca Museum Corporation (Perzim) general manager Khamis Abassaid Banda Hilir was chosen as the location as it was “a core historical zone”, which […]

A HERITAGE GEM

Rate this post A restored 18th century shophouse in Malacca illustrates a successful model for conservation and adaptive re-use. Sandwiched between 19th century Peranakan townhouses that are grander and more ostentatious, No 8 Heeren Street Heritage Centre is easy to miss. Colin Goh, No 8 manager. Many visitors to Malacca, including yours truly, would have […]

HILTON COMES TO MELAKA

Rate this post MELAKA, Malaysia MCLEAN, Va.–(EON: Enhanced Online News)–Hilton Worldwide has signed a management agreement with Hatten Group to manage the DoubleTree by Hilton, Melaka in Malaysia’s thriving tourism destination, located in the west coast of the country. The agreement will see the second DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Malaysia and Hilton Worldwide’s entry […]