BUKIT CHINA : A HILL STEEPED IN LEGEND AND HISTORY

Rate this post Published: Friday August 16, 2013 MYT 12:00:00 AM Updated: Friday August 16, 2013 MYT 11:00:18 AM Bukit China: A hill steeped in legend and history BY M. VEERA PANDIYAN [email protected] The Bukit China Chinese cemetery in Malacca is the oldest in the country. Its name can be traced to a legendary Ming […]

MELAKA PLANS YACHTING HUB

Rate this post YACHTING HUB: State plans to build marinas to attract 20pc of seafarers who pass by straits every year MALACCA: THE Malacca government is hoping to attract 20 per cent of more than 3,000 yachts passing through the Straits of Malacca each year with the construction of marinas along the coasts of Klebang […]

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 […]

MELAKA 750 YEARS OLD

Rate this post Chinese archives hold key to Malacca’s founding October 11, 2012 FMT LETTER: From NK Khoo, via e-mail The Malacca sultanate’s existence is proven only through cross reference with other historical archives from China, Siam, Portuguese, etc. because all archives from the Malacca palace were believed to have been destroyed during the wartime. […]

AIRPORT HUB FOR BATU BERENDAM AIRPORT?

Rate this post Tuesday April 3, 2012 Big plans for Batu Berendam Airport MALACCA: The Malacca Government wants to transform the Batu Berendam Airport into a regional hub for the Asia-Pacific airlines. Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Ali Rustam said the plan to integrate international, domestic and regional services under one roof would attract more […]