It’s not new to think about forests, beaches, mountains, and a mixture of cultures when you think about Southeast Asia. Malaysia, a country which is a part of the said Asian region, isn’t far to match to this image. Moreover, you shouldn’t miss the other minor details about this tropical country which includes its image as a shopping destination, a paradise for foodies, a hotspot for beach bums, and a home of diverse cultures made up by the Malays, the Chinese, the Indians, and many other ethnic groups. As Malaysia remains to be a huge jungle (more than half of the country’s surface exists of jungle), it continues to grow as a destination not only for tourists but also for international businesses.
But now, let’s pause the present and press rewind to the times when Malaysia was taking baby steps to development through these collection of black and white photos with their matching present photos.