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  Malaysia
The 14 stripes on the Malaysian flag represent the 14 states of Malaysia (Perlis, Kedah, Perak, Kelantan, Terengganu, Pahang, Johor, Malacca, Negri Sembilan, Selangor, Penang, Sabah, Sarawak and the Federal Territories of Kuala Lumpur and Labuan).
The rules for flying flags seem to be the same as in the UK, etc, except that in Malaysia state flags are flown in the honour position at state events and on state holidays.
Malaysia is a federation of monarchies and a member of the (British) Commonwealth.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/my.html   (1344 words)

  
 Flag of Malaysia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The flag of Malaysia, or known as the Jalur Gemilang ("Stripes of Glory") comprises a field of 14 alternating red and white stripes and a blue canton bearing a crescent and a 14-point star (called Bintang Persekutuan or Federal Star).
The flag of Malaysia is inspired by the flag of the United States, and displays the star and crescent, a traditional symbol of Islam.
The flag of Malaysia, which was first raised on September 16, 1963, originated from the flag of the Federation of Malaya.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Flag_of_Malaysia   (1085 words)

  
 Malaysia
The today's flag of Malaysia is assembled after the model and principle of the flag of the USA and is based on the flag of the Malay Federation.
This flag was introduced on the 16th of September in 1963, as 11 Malay states join with Sabah, Sarawak and Singapore to the Confederation of Malaysia.
The flag of the Yang Di-Pertuan Agong (Chief of State/Electional King) is yellow with the coat of arms in a rice ear wreath in the center.
www.flaggenlexikon.de /fmalays.htm   (1910 words)

  
 Flags of the World
The flag of Malaysia is a combination of traditional Islamic symbols and the Stars and Stripes.
It is identical to the "government" flag except the seal is omitted.
Flags for Outdoor use are made of 100% heavyweight nylon and finished with strong canvas headings and brass grommets.
www.eagleflag.com /International/Malaysia.htm   (106 words)

  
 Malaysia - Flag - Introduction - Background
Malaysia was formed in 1963 when the former British colonies of Singapore and the East Malaysian states of Sabah and Sarawak on the northern coast of Borneo joined the Federation.
The first several years of the country's history were marred by Indonesian efforts to control Malaysia, Philippine claims to Sabah, and Singapore's secession from the Federation in 1965.
During the 22-year term of Prime Minister MAHATHIR bin Mohamad (1981-2003), Malaysia was successful in diversifying its economy from dependence on exports of raw materials, to expansion in manufacturing, services, and tourism.
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 Malaysia Flag, Flag of Malaysia, Malaysia Flag Picture, Malaysia National Flag, National Flag of Malaysia
The flag of Malaysia is similar to that of the flag of USA.
The flag has fourteen stripes that represent the thirteen states of the country and the fourteenth one is for the Federal Territories of Malaysia.
There is a blue rectangle at the top left of the flag, on the upper corner of the hoist, with a yellow crescent and star on it.
www.mapsofworld.com /flags/malaysia-flag.html   (403 words)

  
 Ceremonial Flag (Kelantan, Malaysia)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The Bendera Istiadat is a swallowtailed flag of yellow with a blue border with the state flag in the canton and the royal arms in the fly in blue.
The Bendera Istiadat is a royal ceremonial flag for use on occassions such as royal weddings and coronations.
The ceremonial flag is also shown on a chart in Znamierowski 1999 [zna99], p.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/my-ke_c.html   (552 words)

  
 Malaysia - Country Profile - Persekutuan Malaysia
Destination Malaysia, a virtual travel guide to the country that was formerly known as "Malaya".
Malaysia is a multi-ethnic and multi-religious country in Southeast Asia and one of the wealthiest and most developed countries, outranked in GNP only by Singapore and oil-rich Brunei.
On 16 September 1963 the federation was enlarged by the accession of the states of Singapore, Sabah (formerly British North Borneo) and Sarawak.
www.nationsonline.org /oneworld/malaysia.htm   (643 words)

  
 Malaysia's Flag Answers - EnchantedLearning.com
Malaysia's flag was adopted on September 16, 1963.
In the canton position (the upper left rectangle of the flag), there is a yellow crescent moon and yellow 14-pointed star on a blue background.
The overall design of this flag was based on the flag of the United States of America.
www.zoomschool.com /asia/malaysia/flag/flaganswers.shtml   (195 words)

  
 malaysia flag and description
The Malaysia flag was officially adopted on September 16, 1963.
Using the U.S. flag as a model, the 14 red and white stripes represent the 14 states of the country.
All maps, graphics, flags and original descriptions created by Graphic Maps, a d/b/a of the Woolwine-Moen Group, unless otherwise noted and/or directly linked to the source, and use of same for any application whatsoever (with the exception of outline maps) requires written permission.
www.worldatlas.com /webimage/flags/countrys/asia/malaysia.htm   (192 words)

  
 Police Flag (Johore, Malaysia)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Flaggenbuch 1939 shows the police flag as a red flag with a fl canton (2/3 of the hoist x 1/2 of the fly) bearing a white crescent and a white 5-pointed star.
Jaume Ollé's image shows a flag with a 1/2 x 1/2 blue canton, probably from another edition of Flaggenbugh [1905 edition?].
Flag of the Johore police (as the national ensign but the fly red and the crescent and star white).
www.allstates-flag.com /fotw/flags/my-jo_po.html   (97 words)

  
 Keranamu Malaysia : History : National Flag
Today's flag has its roots in an opinion poll held throughout Malaya in 1949 - as the country was known then - to help pick out the right one from three designs by finalists in a nationwide contest.
The Malayan flag was flown for the first time on May 26, 1950 at a flag-rasing ceremony held by the British High Commission and attended by Malay sovereigns and representatives of the English King George VI.
To mark the birthday of a new country Malaysia, this flag was flown for the first time throughout the ountry on September 16, 1963.
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 Flag of Malaysia Malaysia Flag { Malaysian Flags }
Flag of Malaysia Malaysia Flag { Malaysian Flags }
They are made of coloured polyester material and are a great feature for organizations who fly Malaysian Flags on a every day basis.
We stock the Malaysia flag in Feet and Inches 5' x 3' or Metres 1.5 x 0.9m We aim to deliver to European destinations within three working days and worldwide within five.
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 Malay Flag 1905-1950 (Malaysia)
In 1905 a flag was introduced: horizontally white-red-yellow-fl (each colour stands for one state, in the order listed here); in the center a lying oval in white with a running tiger.
According to Flaggenbuch 1939, the Federated Malay States used for jack a 1:2 divided per saltire flag, with white, red, fl and yellow quarters (the four colours of the national flag).
I could also find at least one use of the Coat of Arms, used in part as the badge of one of the volunteer forces of Malaya, ‘the Malayan Volunteer Infantry’, dated 1915, in “A History of the Singapore Volunteer Corps 1854 — 1937” by Captain T. Winsley of the Singapore Volunteer Corps.
flagspot.net /flags/my1905.html   (587 words)

  
 Malaysia Flag
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Malaysia's flag is red, yellow, white and blue.
Yellow is the colour of the Sultans of Malaysia.
www.national-flags.com /flags/Malaysia_Flag.html   (76 words)

  
 Malaysia Flag - Nylon (2' x 3')
This 2' X 3' Malaysia flag is authentically reproduced with special attention to detail and durability.
Each flag is available for outdoor use, made with a heavy polyester heading and two brass grommets.
Malaysia Flag - Nylon (3' x 5')
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 Map Of Malaysia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
If you would like to use this map of Malaysia or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
If you would like to use this flag of Malaysia or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
If you would like to use this information for Malaysia or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
www.appliedlanguage.com /maps_of_the_world/map_of_malaysia.shtml   (242 words)

  
 Royal Malaysian Police (Malaysia)
The text beneath the logo reads Sang Saka Biru which is the name of the flag — ostensibly this name seems to interchangeable between the flag and the colours.
The motto 'POLIS DIRAJA MALAYSIA' (Royal Malaysian Police) represents the spirit and tenacity of the officers of the Royal Malaysian Police.
The Service Flag was flown in Singapore, such as at the Police Training School in Singapore as can be seen in the link to the photograph.
www.fotw.net /flags/my_polic.html   (979 words)

  
 Malaysia Flag
Fourteen stripes represent the 14 districts within the country as do the 14 points on the yellow star.
This flag was originally patterned after the flag of the United states with Islamic symbolism included (crescent).
The blue canton represents the unity of the people, red and white are the traditional colors of Southeast Asia with yellow being the traditional color of area rulers.
www.ultimateflags.com /int/malaysia.html   (72 words)

  
 Malaysia flag sticker to buy, sticker.
Our Malaysia flags stickers are 2.52x3.94 inches (6.4x10 cm), 100% italian stickers.
The Malaysia flag sticker reproduces the original and official flag of Malaysia.
The sticker is printed on vinyl over 200 grams adhesive pvc with a cover of glossy plastic, to provide maximum water and UV protection.
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 Cambodia Flag
Featuring the famous 12 century temple, Angkor Wat, this flag has the traditional red and blue colors of the earlier Khmer Empire (9th century).
The number of towers has varied over the years from five to three.
This flag is called the "flag of national unity".
www.ultimateflags.com /int/cambodia.htm   (55 words)

  
 Malaysia Flag
These flags are the made to the highest standards in the USA.
These flags look great both outdoors and indoors, and are 100% US made.
We stock the Malaysia flag in 3ft x 5ft polyester.
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 About Malaysia - Travel, Maps, Flag and Information
The Federation of Malaysia (Malay: Persekutuan Malaysia) or simply Malaysia, is a country in Southeast Asia.
The two distinct parts of Malaysia, separated from each other by the South China Sea, share a largely similar landscape in that both West and East Malaysia feature coastal plains rising to often densely forested hills and mountains, the highest of which is Mount Kinabalu at 4,095.2 m on the island of Borneo.
Putrajaya is the newly created administrative capital for the federal government of Malaysia, aimed in part to ease growing congestion within Malaysia's capital city, Kuala Lumpur.
www.canadiancontent.net /profiles/Malaysia.html   (683 words)

  
 Buy Flags -- Flags of the World -- Flag of Malaysia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Buy Flags -- Flags of the World -- Flag of Malaysia
Flag Description - 5'x3' 100% polyester with 2 metal eyelets - £5.95 post free
14 equal horizontal stripes of red (top) alternating with white (bottom); there is a blue rectangle in the upper hoist-side corner bearing a yellow crescent and a yellow 14-pointed star; the crescent and the star are traditional symbols of Islam; the design was based on the flag of the US
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 Malaysia flag to buy Malaysian flag.
Flagsonline.it logo will NOT be present on the real flag of Malaysia.
The flag of Malaysia was adoptaded on September the 1963.
The horizontal fields as the pins of the star represent the members of the federation, i.e.
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 Malaysia's Flag - EnchantedLearning.com
The proportions of the Malaysian flag are 1:2 (height to width).
A collection of flag pages, printouts, and activities for students.
Let us know if there is a flag or flag quiz/coloring printout you'd like to see on EnchantedLearning.com.
www.enchantedlearning.com /asia/malaysia/flag   (223 words)

  
 Malaysia Flag
For outdoor display, this flag is made from 100% heavyweight nylon fabric specially treated to minimize sun and chemical deterioration.
This single reverse flag is dyed and finished with strong canvas headings and brass grommets.
This is the same flag used by this nation's government and displayed at U.N. Headquarters in New York.
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 CIA - The World Factbook -- Flag of Malaysia
CIA - The World Factbook -- Flag of Malaysia
Home Reference Maps Appendixes Flags of the World
14 equal horizontal stripes of red (top) alternating with white (bottom); there is a blue rectangle in the upper hoist-side corner bearing a yellow crescent and a yellow fourteen-pointed star; the crescent and the star are traditional symbols of Islam; the design was based on the flag of the US
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 Flags of the World - Malaysia
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 Malaysian Flag ( Flag of Malaysia ) 3ft x 5ft Nylon
Top quality 3'x 5' Malaysian Flag (Flag of Malaysia) made by a reputable U.S. flag company from durable heavyweight nylon.
These Malaysian Flags look great both outdoors and indoors.
Add a pole hem and fringe to your flag for indoor use.
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These flags also have a cotton heading and brass grommets.
They feature accurate, colorful and durable 3x5' reproductions of the various countries' flags.
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