My Sinchew/ MyKampung

Ancient wells tell stories of Batu Anam

Before the emergency decree, in addition to tapping rubber, Batu Anam villagers also planted paddy, grew vegetables and tobacco, as well as raised pigs. Rubber tappers here were mainly Chinese and Indians.


Meet 155-year-old crocodile in Teluk Sengat

Teluk Sengat is located at the end of Sungai Johor and the new village has a mixed population of Chinese and Malays.


Sedenak, a "nursery village"

According to legend, the British colonial government had cleared over 10,000 acres of forest around Sedenak new village and invested in rubber plantation as early as in 1917, attracting many workers from outside the village.


Air Bemban awaits for development

Air Bemban covers only 50 acres of land and is recorded as the smallest new village of Kulai Jaya.


Away from urban madness

Sengkang and Sedenak are two adjacent Chinese new villages, most of whose early residents were rubber tappers during the colonial days.


The Pepper Village it used to be

Air Bemban and Bukit Batu are two Chinese new villages located along the Federal Highway. Before the opening of North-South Expressway, the old Federal Highway was the most important trunk road straddling the length of Peninsular Malaysia on the west coast., and the two Chinese new villages were busy pit stops for many lorry drivers.


Saleng veteran villagers recall tragic massacres

Saleng was surrounded by rubber estates in the 1920s and most of its villagers were rubber tappers. Shops were built in Batu 17, as well as along both sides of the main street in the 1930s.


Of Chinese calligraphy and Hakka arts festival

Kampung Saleng and Kelapa Sawit new village are both located north of the Federal Highway Route 1 approximately 17 miles and 26 miles from Johor Bahru central railway station.


Kangkar Bahru, symbol of unity

Located 12km from the town of Yong Peng, Johor, Kangkar Bahru is one such place that residents really live in perfect harmony and true muhibbah spirit.


Bukit Bakri Barat produces quality joss sticks

About 60%, or 8,000 people, of Bukit Bakri Barat's population are Chinese. Its fist village head Du Pi Zhou, who is still in the office today, said that following the progress of the times, the housing industry booms, particularly in Aik Hwa Choon.