MELAKA WANTS MORE SINGAPOREAN TOURISTS

Rate this post 02 November 2012 | last updated at 01:20PM Melaka to draw more Singaporean tourists SINGAPORE: The Melaka government is set to attract more tourists from Singapore to the Unesco World Heritage City of Melaka through collaboration with the main industry players in the city state, said Melaka Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd […]

UNESCO LISTING BOOSTS ARRIVALS

Rate this post MELAKA- In 2008, UNESCO chose to register both cities of Melaka and Georgetown (State of Penang) into the World Heritage List. Both cities were seen as lively historical testimonies of 500 years of trading and cultural exchanges between East and West in the Straits of Malacca. The UN agency for culture then acknowledged that few urban […]

INSTITUTE OF ARCHAEOLOGY TO BE SET UP IN MELAKA

Rate this post 12 September 2012 | last updated at 08:46AM Malacca to set up archaeology institute KUALA LUMPUR: Heritage-rich Malacca plans to set up an institute of archaeology, with the help of the Institute for Conservation and Restoration (ICR) of Rome, in an effort to produce skilled manpower in the restoration of museum artefact. […]