Malaysia #329 (1986)

Malaysia #329 (1986)

Malaysia is a federal constitutional monarchy located in Southeast Asia. It consists of thirteen states and three federal territories and has a total landmass of 127,720 square miles (330,803 square kilometers) separated by the South China Sea into two similarly sized regions, Peninsular Malaysia and East Malaysia (Malaysian Borneo). Peninsular Malaysia shares a land and maritime border with Thailand and maritime borders with Singapore, Vietnam, … Continue reading Malaysia #329 (1986)

Federation of Malaya #101 (1961)

Federation of Malaya #101 (1961)

The Federation of Malaya (Persekutuan Tanah Melayu in Malay and ڤرسكوتوان تانه ملايو in Jawi) was a federation of 11 states (nine Malay states and two of the British Straits Settlements, Penang and Malacca) that existed from February 1, 1948, until September 16, 1963. The Federation became independent on August 31, 1957, and in 1963 Malaysia was formed with the Singapore, North Borneo, and Sarawak … Continue reading Federation of Malaya #101 (1961)

Kedah #5 (1919)

Kedah #5 (1919)

Kedah (قدح) also known by its honorific, Darul Aman (دار الامن), or “Abode of Peace” is a state of Malaysia, located in the northwestern part of Peninsular Malaysia. The state covers a total area of 3,640 square miles (9,427 km²), and it consists of the mainland and Langkawi. The mainland has a relatively flat terrain, which is used to grow rice. Langkawi is an archipelago … Continue reading Kedah #5 (1919)