Negri Sembilan


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Negri Sembilan

a state of S Peninsular Malaysia: mostly mountainous, with large areas under paddy and rubber. Capital: Seremban. Pop.: 859 924 (2000). Area: 6643 sq. km (2565 sq. miles)

Negri Sembilan

 

a state in Malaysia, in the southwestern part of the Malay Peninsula. Area, 6,600 sq km; population, 479,300 (1970). The administrative center is Seremban. The basis of agriculture is the growing of rubber plants (which occupy almost all the cultivated area on the coastal lowland) and coconut and olive trees; there are small areas of rice. Tin ore is mined. There is primary processing of agricultural produce. The seaport of Port Dickson is in Negri Sembilan.

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'We expect to receive some RM36 million this year,' he said adding that the revenue contribution were mostly received by BKSANS from licences to Syarikat Air Negri Sembilan (SAINS) and Jimah Energy Ventures and Tuanku Ja'afar dan Jimah East Power Sdn Bhd power plants, all three from Port Dickson.
The NS Corp will focus on promoting investments in Negri Sembilan based on a planned development plan, he added.
He said Negri Sembilan minister Mohamad Hassan had asked him to help forge unity among the Indians.
On August 13, Nora Anne's body was found about 2.5 kilometres from a resort in Pantai, Negri Sembilan, where she was reported missing on Aug 4 after checking in with her family a day earlier.
The session was co-chaired by Negri Sembilan Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Aminuddin Harun and Deputy Economic Affairs Minister Dr Radzi Jidin, MEA said in a statement today.
Negri Sembilan police chief Datuk Mohamad Mat Yusop said the allegation made by an overseas lawyer known as Anne Brennan is a lie.
Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail travelled to the state capital of Negri Sembilan today to personally offer condolences to the family of Nora Anne Quoirin, the Irish teenager who died under tragic circumstances after getting lost in a jungle near here.
The Negri Sembilan government today conveyed its condolences to the family of Nora Anne Quoirin, the 15-year-old Franco-Irish girl who was found dead yesterday near here after having gone missing for 10 days.
Negri Sembilan police chief Datuk Mohd Mat Yusof said yesterday that investigations will continue for the time being until the autopsy results are known.
In a press conference with just three media outlets at the Pantai police station in Negri Sembilan, Nora's mother, Meabh Quoirin said: 'Nora is our first child.
Negri Sembilan police chief Datuk Mohamad Mat Yusop today confirmed that two police officers from the United Kingdom and another officer from Ireland have arrived here to assist local authorities in their search for missing 15-year-old Irish teen Nora Anne Quoirin.