Negri Sembilan


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Negri Sembilan

(ˈnɛɡrɪ sɛmˈbiːlən)
n
(Placename) a state of S Peninsular Malaysia: mostly mountainous, with large areas under paddy and rubber. Capital: Seremban. Pop: 859 924 (2000). Area: 6643 sq km (2565 sq miles)

Ne•gri Sem•bi•lan

(ˈneɪ gri sɛmˈbi lɑn, ˌsɛm biˈlɑn, nəˈgri)
n.
a state in Malaysia, on the SW Malay Peninsula. 691,150; 2580 sq. mi. (6682 sq. km).
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77 million from Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB), which are mainly to replace primary and ancillary equipment for power management units in Terengganu, Kelantan, Negri Sembilan and Selangor.
The Federated Malay States of Selangor, Perak, Negri Sembilan, and Pahang were colonized later.
The Malaysian terrorist, identified as Mohd Rafi Udin from Negri Sembilan, said that those fighters who cannot make it to Syria should travel to the Philippines and fight there.
The former Negri Sembilan footballer is in Bahrain for meetings ahead of the AFC elections on April 30.
Senior Asst Comm Datuk Jalil Hassan of Bukit Aman (Royal Malaysian Police)'s anti-vice, gambling and secret societies' division told The Star, "1,018 people were detained during raids in Selangor, Penang, Negri Sembilan, Kuala Lumpur and Johor since Aug 17.
It could have taken the baby to the roof thinking the newborn was food," said Negri Sembilan Wildlife and National Parks director Ishak Muhamad.
Aged between 16 and 17 years, were from Malacca, Johor, Negri Sembilan, Pahang and Kuala Lumpur.
JEV is an independent power producer (IPP) that owns and operates a 1,400-MW coal-fired power plant in Port Dickson, Negri Sembilan, under a 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with Tenaga Nasional Berhad (KUL:TENAGA), or TNB.
In Perak, the figure was 31 per cent and in Selangor it was 32 per cent, while in Negri Sembilan and Selangor it was 20 per cent.
6 billion ringgit ($457 million) low-cost carrier terminal, or LCCT, at Labu in Negri Sembilan state.
In 1896 a federation of Negri Sembilan, Perak, Selangor and Pahang was established with its capital at Kuala Lumpur.
In Peninsular Malaysia, wind has blown thick, acrid smog across the Malacca Strait from Sumatra to cover parts of Negri Sembilan state, which is some 60 kilometers from Kuala Lumpur.