History

One Century ago: Missionary Work in Malaysia

21st March 2017

BY UWE FISCHER A century ago, the American Methodist missionary John Russell Denyes had been working in Malaysia. Upon his return to the USA in 1919, he published a little book simply entitled “Malaysia”. His account […]

Andy Sengiah (metrochannel.com.my) with MALAYSIA INSIGHTS editor Uwe Fischer (l)
Travel

The Best In Town

12th March 2017

Andy Sengiah is a video producer from Malaysia. With his company Metrochannel he offers documentaries for TV stations. MALAYSIA INSIGHTS met him at ITB 2017. The interview was conducted by chief editor Uwe Fischer. Andy, […]

Official opening of the Malaysian Pavillon at ITB 2017
Tourism

Malaysia aims to be Official Country Partner for ITB 2019

10th March 2017

BY UWE FISCHER Malaysia registered interest to be official country partner for Internationale Tourismus Börse (ITB) 2019, the world’s premier travel fair in Germany. Malaysian Minister of Tourism and Culture, Dato’ Seri Mohamed Nazri Abdul […]

Trends

Malaysia Leverages on Internet of Things

20th February 2017

BY UWE FISCHER The German pop band Spliff saw it all coming a long time ago. In their song “Computer sind doof” (Computers are stupid) from 1982 they sang: Der Wäschetrockner flirtet mit dem Video […]

Malaysian Pavilion at ITB 2016
Tourism

Malaysia at the ITB 2017

18th February 2017

At the ITB Berlin 2017, Malaysia will participate with a National Pavilion consisting of 35 exhibitors. This year, the country in the heart of South East Asia will present 17 resorts & hotels, 15 tour operators and […]

Sipadan
Travel

Discover Sabah, the Heart of Borneo

17th February 2017

Sabah, often called “the land under the wind”, is one of two Malaysian states located on the island of Borneo. The country below the typhoon belt offers a colorful variety of activities. For all nature […]

Malaysia returns to CeBIT with a National pavilion
Trade

Malaysia Pavilion at CeBIT 2017

7th February 2017

Malaysia will participate in the world’s largest computer expo CeBIT with a National Pavilion. Organised by MATRADE, Malaysia’s Authority for External Trade Development, the Malaysian Pavilion in hall 12 A38 will showcase nine companies. Mr Badrul, MATRADE’s […]

Healthcare

Healthcare in Private and Public Sector

1st February 2017

BY SBMEDIX sbmedex from Canada, a former healthcare worker. He has been living and working in Malaysia (Kebansang Hospital and University of Malaysia) In South East Asia, Malaysia appears to have one of the best […]

Trade

Malaysian Exhibitors at Paperworld

25th January 2017

On 28. January, Paperworld, the world’s leading international trade fair for stationery, office supplies and writing instruments, will open its doors at the Frankfurt fairground. The following Malaysian companies will showcase their latest products: – […]

Travel

Visit Perak Year 2017

16th January 2017

While many destinations in Malaysia such as Kuala Lumpur, Penang or Melaka enjoy world fame, the state of Perak is not so much of an obvious choice for international tourists. The Visit Perak Year 2017 […]