MELAKA 2 MEGA PROJECTS IN THE WORKS

Rate this post MELAKA (Aug 21, 2013): Two mega projects, The Melaka Gateway and Dinosaurs and Underwater World, to be built in Melaka, are expected to boost the state’s gross domestic product (GDP) to more than RM6 billion. Chairman of the State Economic Consultative Council (MPEN) Datuk Seri Mohd Ali Rustam said The Melaka Gateway, […]

MALAYSIA FIRST CHINESE PAGODA MOSQUE

Rate this post New Straits Times Monday, May 27, 2013 MALACCA – Malaysia’s first Chinese pagoda-inspired mosque will be completed in April next year. State Chinese Muslim Association (Pertim) chairman Mohd Mansor Yap Abdullah said the mosque, estimated to cost about RM7.5 million (S$3.13 million), would be located at Krubong, near here, and would not […]

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 […]

ZOO MELAKA TO BE PRIVATISED

Rate this post 21 November 2012 | last updated at 09:50PM State govt to take over Zoo Melaka by year’s end By Hanis Maketab [email protected] MALACCA: The State zoological park or Zoo Melaka would be taken over by the State Government from the Department of Wildlife and National Parks of Malaysia, which is under the […]

Stalking sea mammals in Langkawi

Rate this post Tweet Tweet Biologists are collecting information on cetaceans in Langkawi in a bid to know how best to strengthen them. WHENEVER Langkawi is mentioned, it customarily conjures adult images of sandy beaches, rainforests, waterfalls, mangroves and duty-free shopping. Few visitors realize that a waters around Langkawi’s 104 islands are home to dolphins, […]