11-04-1998 – Currency Heritage / Warison Mata Wang

Gold Coins of the Malay States The development of currency in the many island states of the Malay Archipelago was very much related to their trade activities. The intoduction of a standard currency evolved from the need to solve problems often encountered in barter trading. The number of gold coins issued then reflected trading requirement,…

01-10-1973 – Inauguration of Malaysian Airline System

Penubuhan Sistem Penerbangan Malaysia Malaysia Airlines System (MAS) is the flag carrier airline of Malaysia. MAS operates flights from its home base, Kuala Lumpur International Airport and with a secondary Hub in Kota Kinabalu and Kuching. The airline has its headquarters on the grounds of Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport in Subang, Selangor. In 1972,…