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3 Stages of Malaysia : The 2018 1+1+1 Merdeka Dirham Silver Coin by Nubex
As Malaysians, we’ve experienced plenty of firsts despite our nation’s relatively short history. From gaining our independence; to the formation of our country; to a historic change in government just a few months back; there never seems to be a shortage of change for Malaysia. By now, many of you would’ve been familiar with that iconic image of our first ever Prime Minister, Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj, standing victoriously on the grandest stage of ’em all; with 1 hand raised up high, declaring the sovereignty of our lands byRead More
“…people believed that everything was going to be great always, always. There was a feeling of optimism in the air that you cannot even describe today.” “There was great hope. America came out of World War I with the economy intact. We were the only strong country in the world. The dollar was king. We had a very popular president in the middle of the decade, Calvin Coolidge, and an even more popular one elected in 1928, Herbert Hoover. So things looked pretty good.” “The economy was changing in this new America. ItRead More