289 death on ops sikap 24 is a figure that we all should worried about. It is said that the 289 figure was the highest since the operation was launched a decade ago. This shows that our friendly and courteous custom are not applied at the road.
This country declared bird flu free since last case in 2007. Read it in the news here. Last month United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) reported the resurgence of deadly bird flu virus in Kuala Lumpur.
But the reported denied by Malaysia Ministry of Health because until now there is no new cases being found. Although no cases of bird flu, FAO called for cautious and heightened surveillance in Malaysia and other South East Asia country because FAO thinks that the virus could possibly spread from China and Vietnam. Read the report here.
Yesterday Tourism Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ng Yen Yen launched a book on Malaysian Customs & Etiquette. The 124 pages book are all about promoting Malaysia customs and can help tourist to understand local tradition. It also can be guide to what do’s and don’t here.
Malaysian Customs And Etiquette Book To Promote Cultural Traditions
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 6 (Bernama) — An experienced speaker on Malaysian protocol, etiquette and manners, customs and culture, Datuk Paduka Noor Aini Abdullah has launched a new edition of the Malaysian Customs and Etiquette handbook to promote Malaysian cultural traditions.
The culture of visiting each other during religious celebration is common in Malaysia. Starting from a family houses to nearest neighbor around the house, friends outside the area to the bigger state or national open houses.
During Eidul Fitri, especially during first 3 day of it, generally every Malay / Muslim houses are open to visitors. At least a variety of biscuit will be served at the table.
The weather in South East Asia are generally warm. As you all know the SEA country are united under the ASEAN (the Association of Southeast Asian Nations). The Members are:Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.