Festivals

Keeping Up with the Good News in Malaysia

By | 2017-08-06T21:05:26+08:00 August 7th, 2017|

Recently, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has raised Malaysia’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth projection for this year to 4.8% from 4.5% on the better-than-expected growth of the country in the first quarter of the year, which is 5.6%. At the same time, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) also upgraded Malaysia’s growth outlook to 4.7% [...]

Rendang – The Most Delicious Raya Food

By | 2017-06-25T22:21:02+08:00 June 26th, 2017|

Selamat Hari Raya Aidilfitri! There is a dish that will never absence from the celebrations of Hari Raya, no matter whose house you go, you will never miss this dish. Yup, it’s Rendang! In fact, it’s not just for Hari Raya. In Malay society, whenever there is a gathering, the serving of Rendang is a [...]

Riang Raya

By | 2017-06-18T21:37:54+08:00 June 19th, 2017|

Hari Raya Aidilfitri is coming soon. Do you know why is Hari Raya Aidilfitri an important day for Muslims? During Ramadhan, the Islamic holy month of fasting, all adult Muslims have to practice dawn-to-sunset fasting. While fasting, they refrain from consuming food, drinking, smoking and any sinful behaviors including false speech and fighting. Ramadhan is [...]

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