Articles for June, 2013


Tourism News

Haze: State of emergency lifted in Muar and Ledang, schools reopen

Haze: State of emergency lifted in Muar and Ledang, schools reopen

MUAR: All government offices and schools in Muar and Ledang reopened Tuesday morning after the state of emergency was lifted on Monday. Muar district officer Abdul Rahman Mohammed Dewam said the National Security Council informed his office Monday evening the state of emergency was lifted. “All are back to work as usual and all schools […]

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我的新村

我的新村 :: 玉射小镇 [Gersik Town]

我的新村 :: 玉射小镇 [Gersik Town]

第一次从莲花村驾车经过玉射小镇时,这调唱就轻易浮现在我脑海里。跟之前朋友的描述一样,玉射小镇很纯朴简单,主要的几条街而已。

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人文历史

玉射的古墓

玉射的古墓

2007年頭,柔佛麻坡北部玉射“北帝廟”因為古廟修復問題而聯絡我,當時邀了黃俊麟及張集強看柔佛古廟游神,回程時我們轉過去視察一番,給了一些意見就因為時間問題而匆匆趕回。事隔兩年餘後,上個月我為了認識麻北的小鄉鎮而再次到玉射一趟。

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Tourism News, Transport

Bring back the Beca Muar

Bring back the Beca Muar

By Badrolhisham Bidin PAK Jenal was already in his 50s when he began his career as a trishaw puller in Muar in the early 1970s. His main source of income was derived from transporting children to school and back and women returning from the wet market. For a mere RM15 a month, Pak Jenal, like […]

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Travelogue

I shall return for Muar

I shall return for Muar

I LEAVE Muar after a three-week sojourn with some regret and not a little envy of the Muarians. The town has many old buildings. A stroll there is like a visit to a big outdoor museum and every step forward is like a ramble into the past. The colonial-style facades of many of the old […]

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