In other words, the aim of the book was to demonstrate that the sieges were not merely a series of more or less inconclusive battles for the control of the trade routes in the Straits of Melaka
, but episodes in the heroic worldwide struggle between Christians and Muslims which the Portuguese had undertaken from the very outset of their imperial enterprise as a sacred duty in the service of their God and their king, and that this was a just war in which ultimately the Portuguese owed their victories to the miraculous intervention of God on their side.
Controversial televangelist Dr Zakir Naik is allowed to attend a prayer session in Melaka
this Saturday but may not give any speeches, said Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.
A total of 23 Malaysian organizations comprising of travel agents, tourism product owners, hoteliers, Tourism Melaka
, as well as senior officials from Tourism Malaysia participated in 3-day expo.
will be used as the springboard for regional expansion
The Malay cultural heritage practitioners in Melaka
were selected as the respondents for this study.
, Malaysia, December 18, 2014 --(PR.com)-- At the start of Christmas season, staff at Philea Resort and Spa show concern for the environment and encouraged recycling by making a Christmas tree measuring at eight-feet tall, made from approximately 30,000 aluminium ring-pulls bedecked with sparkling ornaments.
MORE than 113,000 emails have been sent to officials in Malaysia protesting at the cruel treatment of orangutans in Melaka
Trade and society in the straits of Melaka
: Dutch Melaka
and English Penang, 1780-1830
police today confirmed that controversial Islamic preacher Dr Zakir Naik is free to attend a congregational prayer and worship this Saturday despite being banned from public speaking events in the state.
According to an announcement here on Monday a total of 23 Malaysian organizations will be stationed under the Malaysia Pavilion, comprising of travel agents, tourism product owners, hoteliers, Tourism Melaka
, as well as senior officials from Tourism Malaysia.