5 THINGS TO BE PROUD OF AS A MALAYSIAN
THIS 2017 60TH INDEPENDENCE DAY
It's the month of August again, and for Malaysians,this is the month where it all began. Our generation would not fully understand the significance of this month but our parents and ancestors will . Since we can't really relate on that sense, how about we go through the latest 5 top achievements from Malaysia for the year of 2017?
1. HOST OF WORLD FASHION WEEK!
With the global theme ‘Love the Nature, Love the World’, World Fashion Week Malaysia 2017 is a celebration of fashion and cultural identity expressed by the artistic global movement of fashion. Sponsored by the Ministry of Tourism of Malaysia, the event is set to welcome thousands of national and international visitors, as well as buyers, retailers and international media partners, including official global broadcaster FashionTV (FTV), reaching an audience of over 300 million people in 200 countries. How Awesome is that??
2.ADLYKA AINUL, MALAYSIAN REPRESENTATIVE TO FIND BLACK HOLE IN MILKY WAY!
Nur Adlyka Ainul Annuar was among a group of astronomers who discovered evidence of black holes relatively close to the Milky Way, as announced at the American Astronomical Society meeting in Texas.
Adlyka is studying at the Centre of Extragalactic Astronomy, Durham University in the UK. She was among researchers who analysed NASA’s X-ray telescope called NuSTAR (Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array).
Compared to everyone shes with in the picture, such a small frame is holding our countries name on her shoulders and bringing us higher and higher! not even sky's the limit with her!.
Horaaayyy Adlyka! YOU GO GIRL!!
3. MIDAS OF MEDS,DR BETTY SIM KIM LEE MADE A VACCINE FOR MALARIA!
This Malaysian has helped to develop the PfSPZ vaccine that protects people from malaria. Sanaria, an American biotech company, has developed the first 100% effective malaria vaccine – as proven by clinical trials – and is now hoping to crowdfund the production of a robot capable of efficiently manufacturing it.
Talk about Beauty and Brains!!!
FAIZ KICKED HIS WAY TO FIFA!
Tuesday 9/7/17, Our Penangite soccer player will make Malaysia proud all the way from Switzerland, as one of the three players short listed for the Puskas Award for best Goal Of The Year. This was made possible by Faiz when he did his "Wonder Goal" as everyone is calling it and claims it defies gravity in Malaysian Soil itself back in February the 16th!. He is going up against Brazilian Jonath Marlone Azevedo Da Silva and Venezuela's Daniuska Rodriguez for the Award. Well whatever the outcome is, KUDOS TO YOU FAIZ!
MALAYSIA HOSTED HISTORYCON 2017!
The mega convention came to Malaysia for the first time this Year and just as the right time too! As we got to meet celebrities from your favourite HISTORY shows,see cooking demos & lucky ones got to go to a VIP dinner with Matt Preston (MasterChef Australia) . in Conjunction with celebrating Malaysia’s 60th anniversary of independence with icons past and present. That's not all though, there was also LIVE Car stunts by Karamjit Singh , LIVE car airbrushing with 'Horny' Mike Henry (Counting Cars) , Performances by popular Malaysian artists (of course Harith was there!), Silent movie screenings and last but not least, Family-friendly activities for HISTORY fans of all ages.
AREN'T THESE 5 ACHIEVEMENTS JUST SUPER SPLENDID? NOW GO SHUT DOWN THE HATERS THAT SAYS MALAYSIA HASN'T ACHIEVED MUCH THIS YEAR. SLAM DOWN THESE FIVE ACHIEVEMENT IN THEIR FACES AND RAISE YOUR FLAGS MALAYSIANS!