SHAH ALAM,  Aug 20 (Bernama) -- Merdeka inspired headscarf with the Jalur Gemilang and hibiscus flower motives is now the latest attraction in the market in conjunction with the national day which is around the corner.

By Erda Khursyiah Basir

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- The definition of Malaysian batik as outlined in the Malaysian Handicraft Development Corporation Act 1979 has to be refined further to accord more significance to this traditional textile art and elevate the status of the batik industry.

Its current definition, according to Yayasan Budi Penyayang Malaysia (Penyayang) chief executive officer Datuk Leela Mohd Ali, does not do justice to the heritage value of authentic Malaysian batik.

Under the Act, batik is listed as a handicraft product and it includes "any article, however produced, which bears a batik design on or at any part thereof".   

KUCHING, Aug 19 (Bernama) -- The Best Of Asean Designers 2019 (BOAD19) festival to be held on Sept 6-8 will showcase 21 fashion designer collections from Asean countries.

KOTA BHARU, Aug 17 (Bernama) -- The Ministry of Entrepreneur Development  encourages B40 (lower income bracket) households to venture into the edible bird’s nest industry to raise their income.

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 15 (Bernama) -- Samsung Malaysia Electronics has unveiled the Galaxy Note10, a new range of premium smartphones that combines elegant design with powerful performance and productivity tools.

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 8 (Bernama) -- Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (Samsung) has unveiled the Galaxy Watch Active2 smartwatch, the newest addition to the Galaxy smartwatch portfolio.

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 2 (Bernama) -- Samsung Malaysia Electronics has unveiled Galaxy Tab S6, a new tablet that enhances creativity and productivity.