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States of Malaysia – Melaka

States of Malaysia – Melaka

| August 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

States of Malaysia – Melaka – Malacca (Malay: Melaka) (dubbed The Historic State or Negeri Bersejarah by locals) is the third smallest Malaysian state, after Perlis and Penang. It is located in the southern region of the Malay Peninsula, next to the Straits of Malacca. It borders Negeri Sembilan to the north and Johor to […]

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States of Malaysia – Terengganu

States of Malaysia – Terengganu

| August 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

States of Malaysia – Terengganu – Terengganu (formerly spelled Trengganu or Tringganu) is a sultanate and constitutive state of federal Malaysia. The state is also known by its Arabic honorific, Darul Iman (“Abode of Faith”). The coastal city of Kuala Terengganu which stands at the mouth of the broad Terengganu River is both the state […]

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States of Malaysia – Perak

States of Malaysia – Perak

| August 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

States of Malaysia – Perak – Perak, one of the 13 states of Malaysia, is the second largest state in Peninsular Malaysia bordering Kedah and Yala Province of Thailand to the north, Penang to the northwest, Kelantan and Pahang to the east, Selangor to the south and the Straits of Malacca to the west.

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States of Malaysia – Kelantan

States of Malaysia – Kelantan

| August 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

States of Malaysia – Kelantan – Kelantan is a state of Malaysia. The capital and royal seat is Kota Bharu. The Arabic honorific of the state is Darul Naim, (“The Blissful Abode”). Kelantan is positioned in the north-east of Peninsular Malaysia. It is bordered by Narathiwat Province of Thailand to the north, Terengganu to the […]

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States of Malaysia – Johor

States of Malaysia – Johor

| August 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

States of Malaysia – Johor – Johor is a Malaysian state, located in the southern portion of Peninsular Malaysia. It is one of the most developed states in Malaysia. The state capital city and royal city of Johor is Johor Bahru, formerly known as Tanjung Puteri (Malay for Princess’s Cape) and Muar respectively. The old […]

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States of Malaysia – Kedah

States of Malaysia – Kedah

| August 22, 2012 | 1 Comment

States of Malaysia – Kedah – Kedah (also known by its honorific, Darul Aman, or “Abode of Peace”) is a state of Malaysia, located in the northwestern part of Peninsular Malaysia. The state covers a total area of over 9,000 km², and it consists of the mainland and Langkawi. The mainland has a relatively flat […]

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