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Bank Negara
The Central Bank of Malaysia (BNM; ms, Bank Negara Malaysia) is the Malaysian central bank. Established on 26 January 1959 as Central Bank of Malaya (''Bank Negara Tanah Melayu''), its main purpose is to issue currency, act as banker and adviser to the government of Malaysia and regulate the country's financial institutions, credit system and monetary policy. Its headquarters is located in Kuala Lumpur, the federal capital of Malaysia. Powers of the bank The Central Bank is empowered through enactment of legislation by the Parliament of Malaysia. New legislation are created and current legislation is amended to reflect the needs of the time and future. Central Bank of Malaysia Act 2009 Provides the establishment, administration and powers of the bank. This act repealed the Central Bank of Malaysia Act 1958. Financial Services Act 2013 Consolidates the regulatory and supervisory framework for Malaysia's banking industry, insurance industry, payment systems, and other re ...
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Malaysia
Malaysia ( ; ) is a country in Southeast Asia Southeast Asia, also spelled South East Asia and South-East Asia, and also known as Southeastern Asia or SEA, is the geographical southeastern subregion of Asia, consisting of the regions that are south of China, south-east of the Indian sub .... The federal Federal or foederal (archaic) may refer to: Politics General *Federal monarchy, a federation of monarchies *Federation, or ''Federal state'' (federal system), a type of government characterized by both a central (federal) government and states or ... constitutional monarchy A constitutional monarchy, parliamentary monarchy, or democratic monarchy is a form of monarchy in which the monarch exercises his authority in accordance with a constitution and is not alone in deciding. Constitutional monarchies differ from ... consists of thirteen states and three federal territories, separated by the South China Sea The South China Sea is a of the . It is bound ...
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Kuala Lumpur City Hall
The Kuala Lumpur City Hall ( ms, Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur, Abbreviation, abbreviated DBKL) is the city council which administers the city of Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia. This council was established after the city was officially granted city status on 1 February 1972. Their jurisdiction covers an area of 243 square kilometres. The council consists of the mayor plus fifteen members of the city advisory board appointed to serve a one-year term by the Ministry of Territories (Malaysia), Minister of Territories. The current mayor of Kuala Lumpur is Mahadi Che Ngah, who has been in office since 1 October 2020. History The agency was formerly known as Kuala Lumpur Municipal Council (Malay language, Malay: ''Majlis Perbandaran Kuala Lumpur''). During British colonial times and early independence, Kuala Lumpur had been the capital of the country as well as the state of Selangor. On 1 April 1961, the name changed into Kuala Lumpur Federal Capital Commission (Malay language, Malay: '' ...
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Board Of Commissioners Of Currency
Board or Boards may refer to: Flat surface * Lumber, or other rigid material, milled or sawn flat ** Plank (wood) ** Cutting board ** Sounding board, of a musical instrument * Cardboard (paper product) * Paperboard *Corrugated fiberboard *Fiberboard **Hardboard, a type of fiberboard *Particle board, also known as ''chipboard'' * A reusable writing surface **Chalkboard **Whiteboard Recreation * Boardsport platform, such as a surfboard, skateboard, or snowboard * Board (bridge), a device used in playing duplicate bridge * Level (video games) * Diving board (other) * Board game **Chessboard **Checkerboard * Board or Rebound (basketball), a basketball statistic * Boards, the wall around a bandy field or ice hockey rink People * Chris Board (b. 1995), American football player *Kate Board, English airship pilot * Mykel Board (b. 1950), journalist Other * Boards (magazine), ''Boards'' (magazine), a 1999-2010 trade publication for the advertising community * boards.ie, an Inte ...
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Straits Dollar
The Straits dollar was the currency of the Straits Settlements The Straits Settlements (; ms , Negeri-negeri Selat; ta, ஜலசந்தி குடியிருப்புகள்) were a group of British Empire, British territories located in Southeast Asia. Originally established in 1826 as par ... from 1898 until 1939. At the same time, it was also used in the Federated Malay States )Under God's Protection , capital = Kuala Lumpur1 , religion = Sunni Islam , legislature = Federal Legislative Council , type_house1 = State level , common_languages = , title_leader = British monarchy, Monar ..., the Unfederated Malay States The term Unfederated Malay States () was the collective name given to five British protected states in the Malay peninsula in the first half of the twentieth century. These states were Johor Johor (), also spelled as Johore, is a States an ..., Kingdom of Sarawak (While I breathe, I hope) , n ...
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Silver Coin
Silver coins are possibly the oldest mass-produced form of coin A coin is a small, flat, (usually, depending on the country or value) round piece of metal A metal (from Ancient Greek, Greek μέταλλον ''métallon'', "mine, quarry, metal") is a material that, when freshly prepared, polished, or f ...age. Silver Silver is a chemical element In chemistry, an element is a pure Chemical substance, substance consisting only of atoms that all have the same numbers of protons in their atomic nucleus, nuclei. Unlike chemical compounds, chemical ele ... has been used as a coinage metal since the times of the Greek#REDIRECT Greek Greek may refer to: Greece Anything of, from, or related to Greece Greece ( el, Ελλάδα, , ), officially the Hellenic Republic, is a country located in Southeast Europe. Its population is approximately 10.7 million as of ...s; their silver drachma The drachma ( el, , ; pl. ''drachmae'' or ''drachmas'') was the us ...
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Straits Settlements
The Straits Settlements (; ms , Negeri-negeri Selat; ta, ஜலசந்தி குடியிருப்புகள்) were a group of British Empire, British territories located in Southeast Asia. Originally established in 1826 as part of the territories controlled by the East India Company, British East India Company, the Straits Settlements came under British Raj control in 1858 and then under direct British control as a Crown colony on 1 April 1867. In 1946, following the end of the Second World War and the Japanese occupation, the colony was dissolved as part of Britain's reorganisation of its Southeast Asian dependencies in the area. The Straits Settlements originally consisted of the four individual settlements of Penang, Singapore, Malacca, and Manjung, Dinding. Christmas Island and the Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Cocos Islands were added in 1886. The island of Labuan Territory, Labuan, off the coast of Borneo, was also incorporated into the colony with effect fro ...
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Indian Rupee
The Indian rupee (symbol A symbol is a mark, sign, or that indicates, signifies, or is understood as representing an , , or . Symbols allow people to go beyond what is n or seen by creating linkages between otherwise very different s and s. All (and ) is achieved th ...: ₹; code In communication Communication (from Latin Latin (, or , ) is a classical language belonging to the Italic languages, Italic branch of the Indo-European languages. Latin was originally spoken in the area around Rome, known as Latium. ...: INR) is the official currency A currency, "in circulation", from la, currens, -entis, literally meaning "running" or "traversing" in the most specific sense is money Image:National-Debt-Gillray.jpeg, In a 1786 James Gillray caricature, the plentiful money bags handed t ... of India India, officially the Republic of India (Hindi: ), is a country in South Asia. It is the List of countries and dependencies by area, seventh-large ...
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Shah Alam
Shah Alam () is a city and the state capital Below is an index of pages containing lists of capital cities A capital or capital city is the municipality A municipality is usually a single administrative division having Municipal corporation, corporate status and powers of self-gov ... of Selangor Selangor (; ), also known by its Arabic Arabic (, ' or , ' or ) is a Semitic language The Semitic languages are a branch of the Afroasiatic language family originating in the Middle East The Middle East is a list of transc ..., Malaysia Malaysia ( ; ) is a country in Southeast Asia Southeast Asia, also spelled South East Asia and South-East Asia, and also known as Southeastern Asia or SEA, is the geographical southeastern subregion of Asia, consisting of the regions ... and situated within the Petaling District The Petaling District is a district located in the heart of Selangor Selangor (; ), also known by its Arabic ...
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Kuala Terengganu
) , image_seal = Seal of Kuala Terengganu.svg , image_flag = Flag of Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu.svg , image_skyline = , image_caption = From top, left to right:The Crystal Mosque, Chinatown A Chinatown () is an ethnic enclave File:India Square JC jeh.JPG, India Square in Jersey City, New Jersey#Demographics, Jersey City, New Jersey, one of 24 Indian American, Indian ethnic enclaves in the New York City Metropolitan Area. In ..., city view from Duyong Island, the Abidin Mosque The Abidin Mosque (Malay language, Malay: ''Masjid Abidin'') is Terengganu's old state royal mosque built by Sultan Zainal Abidin II between 1793 and 1808. The mosque, which is also known as the White Mosque or the Big Mosque, is located in Kuala ..., and the Maziah Palace , image_map = , map_caption = Location of Kuala Terengganu in Terengganu , pushpin_map = #Malaysia#Southeast Asia#Asia , pushpin ...
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Kuching
Kuching (), officially the City of Kuching, is the capital and the most populous city in the States and federal territories of Malaysia, state of Sarawak in Malaysia. It is also the capital of Kuching Division. The city is on the Sarawak River at the southwest tip of the state of Sarawak on the island of Borneo and covers an area of with a population about 165,642 in the Kuching North administrative region and 159,490 in the Kuching South administrative regiona total of 325,132 people. Kuching was the third capital of Sarawak in 1827 during the administration of the Bruneian Empire. In 1841, Kuching became the capital of the Kingdom of Sarawak after the territory in the area was ceded to James Brooke for helping the Bruneian empire in crushing a rebellion particularly by the interior Borneo dwelling Bidayuh, Land Dayak people who later became his loyal followers after most of them were pardoned by him and joined his side. The town continued to receive attention and development ...
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Kota Kinabalu
) , image_skyline = , image_caption = From top, left to right, bottom:Kota Kinabalu skyline, Wawasan intersection, Tun Mustapha Tower, Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu Coastal Highway, the Kota Kinabalu City Mosque, the Wisma Tun Fuad Stephens, Marlin and I❤KK Statue, Gaya Street, Kota Kinabalu, Gaya Street during Chinese New Year, Kota Kinabalu city centre viewed from Sabah State Legislative Assembly Building. , image_flag = Flag of Kota Kinabalu.svg , image_seal = Seal of Kota Kinabalu.svg , image_map = , map_caption = Location of Kota Kinabalu in Sabah , pushpin_map = #Malaysia#Asia#Earth , pushpin_mapsize = 275px , pushpin_map_caption = Kota Kinabalu in Malaysia , coordinates = , subdivision_type = Country , subdivision_type1 = States and f ...
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Johor Bahru
Johor Bahru () is the capital of the state of Johor Johor (; ), also spelled as Johore, is a state State may refer to: Arts, entertainment, and media Literature * ''State Magazine'', a monthly magazine published by the U.S. Department of State * The State (newspaper), ''The State'' (newspaper ..., Malaysia Malaysia ( ; ) is a country in Southeast Asia Southeast Asia, also spelled South East Asia and South-East Asia, and also known as Southeastern Asia or SEA, is the geographical southeastern subregion of Asia, consisting of the regions .... It is located along the Straits of Johor 300px, The Johor-Singapore Causeway spanning the Strait, viewed from Woodlands Checkpoint in Singapore. The Johore Strait (also known as the Tebrau Strait, Straits of Johor, Selat Johor, Selat Tebrau, and Tebrau Reach) is an international st ... at the southern end of Peninsular Malaysia Peninsular Malaysia (Malay language, Malay: ''Semenanjung Malaysia''), also know ...
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