PATENTS FOR MALACCA’S UNIQUE TRISHAWS

Rate this post Patents for Malacca’s unique trishaws By Jason Gerald John New Straits Times Monday, Jun 10, 2013 MALACCA – THE famed Beca Melaka (trishaw) which have been plying the Historical City since the 1920s will soon be patented by the Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO). The move to patent the Beca Melaka […]

MELAKA RIVER PROJECT NOW A MODEL FOR OTHERS

Rate this post 14 June 2013| last updated at 11:38PM Sungai Melaka project a model for others By Jason Gerald | [email protected] REHABILITATION: The once lifeless waterway has been turned into Malacca’s most lucrative tourism product THE phrase “Everything began in Malacca” is not something which was just coined to attract tourism, but is in […]

NATIONAL ARCHIVES TO RECOVER PRE-1800 HISTORICAL RECORDS

Rate this post National Archives to recover country’s pre-1800 historical records Posted on October 31, 2012, Wednesday MELAKA: The National Archives is on a mission to recover records on the country’s history dating back before the year 1800, of which many are currently kept in foreign countries, especially in India. Its director-general Daresah Ismail said […]

WHAT TREE DID PARAMESWARA SEE WHILE RESTING BESIDES THE RIVER

Rate this post Saturday November 5, 2011 What tree did Parameswara really see in Malacca?INTERACTIONSBy FRANCIS NG IT is taken as a historical fact that Malacca was founded by Parameswara, who named it after the melaka tree. Parameswara, in the legendary account of the founding of Malacca, actually had no idea what the tree was. […]