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旅游新闻

騎重型摩哆車進行親民之旅‧柔蘇丹訪班卒麻市

騎重型摩哆車進行親民之旅‧柔蘇丹訪班卒麻市

柔佛州蘇丹依布拉欣殿下於昨日傍晚及今早,先後蒞臨班卒和麻市,展開“王室親民之旅”到訪麻縣的行程,受到廣大的各族民眾夾道歡迎。 蘇丹殿下與各族居民握手後,即受邀參觀各族的手工刺繡品,再為王室成員與居民組成的拉巴士比賽及划舟賽主持鳴笛禮。

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Tourism News

Sultan to visit Panchor

Sultan to visit Panchor

HISTORIC OCCASION: Sultan Ibrahim to meet his subjects and unveil a replica of Muar River’s famous freshwater prawn at the jetty. MUAR: THE Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar, will have a busy schedule when the Kembara Mahkota Johor (KMJ) tour reaches Panchor in Muar tomorrow. District Officer Abdul Rahman Mohamed Dewam said, upon […]

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Tourism News

RM7m facelift for Bkt Kepong police museum

RM7m facelift for Bkt Kepong police museum

SIGNIFICANT: The historical site will be renovated to cater for the increasing number of visitors. THE Bukit Kepong Police Station Museum will be refurbished at an estimated cost of RM7 million. It has a significant place in Malaysian history as 180 communists, led by Mat Indera, attacked the police station on Feb 23, 1950 at […]

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Tourism News

Fishermen's museum in Muar

Fishermen’s museum in Muar

FOR THE RECORD: Muar-Batu Pahat Fishermen’s Association planning to set up a museum dedicated to the fishing industry in Parit Jawa. PLANS are under way to set up a fishermen’s museum in Parit Jawa, which will feature the community’s rich history and heritage. Muar-Batu Pahat Fishermen’s Association president Ser Boon Huat said the museum would […]

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旅游新闻

麻坡‧黃白交接變藍灰白色調‧大鐘樓“換新裝”

麻坡‧黃白交接變藍灰白色調‧大鐘樓“換新裝”

[The landmark clock tower in Muar is repainted and renovated.] 麻市地標性建築物大鐘樓“換裝”,近日從原本的黃白交接換成藍、灰、白色調,“三角坡”空地也大興土木搞園藝,予人煥然一新的感覺。

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旅游新闻

5年间客房数量增近一倍 酒店各有特色拼住客

5年间客房数量增近一倍 酒店各有特色拼住客

[Budget hotels are flourishing in Muar city after intensive promotions by local authorities and declaration as the royal town of Johor.] 麻市在5年内增加整十间廉价酒店,额外提供约500间的房间住宿服务,从之前的600多间,增加至今日的逾1000间,增加近一倍的酒店房间,已使麻市的酒店业出现竞争。

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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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Transport, Tourism News

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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Tourism News

Bukit Gambir toll plaza opens next year

Bukit Gambir toll plaza opens next year

FASTER ACCESS: Ledang district residents will have an alternative route to the North-South Expressway, instead of through Tangkak LEDANG: THE Bukit Gambir toll plaza will be operational from January next year. This is the second toll plaza connecting the Ledang district to the North-South Expressway. The first is in Tangkak. Gambir assemblyman M. Asojan said […]

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Tourism News

Muar's marine life going extinct

Muar’s marine life going extinct

THREAT: Predatory storks and sea pollution from oil spills from fishermen’s boats and rubbish dumped at sea are wiping out creatures living in a Parit Jawa mudflat and coastal areas here MUAR: LESSER Adjutant storks and coastal pollution are threatening the existence of marine creatures living in the 20ha mudflat at Pantai Leka, Parit Jawa, […]

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