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2019 Media Statements

2019

Ramadhan Message from the Prime Minister Scott Morrison

6 May 2019: “During the holy month of Ramadan, Muslims across Australia and the world observe sacred traditions commemorating the miraculous revelation of the Qur’an. For the Muslim community, it is a time for prayer and fasting, and for reflection and intense devotion.” Read more…

Malaysia and Australia co-host a gender policy dialogue on 2 May 2019

2 May 2019: To promote gender equality and women’s empowerment, Malaysia and Australia co-hosted a gender policy dialogue on 2 May. As Deputy Prime Minister Dato’ Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said when she announced the dialogue in August 2018, gender is a key priority for both Malaysia and Australia. The initiative was an opportunity to bring together Malaysian and Australian experts, to exchange perspectives and experiences on how to promote gender equality. Read more...

The Australian High Commission marks its annual Harmony Day celebration with Minister YB Waytha Moorthy

21 March 2019: The Australian High Commission Kuala Lumpur was honoured to share its annual Harmony Day celebration with the Minister of National Unity and Social Well-being, YB P. Waytha Moorthy on 21 March 2019. Harmony Day celebrates inclusiveness, respect and a sense of belonging for everyone. Read more...

International Women’s Day at the Australian High Commission with YB Nurul Izzah Anwar

1 March 2019: The Australian High Commission KL kicked off early celebrations for International Women’s Day with its annual signature reception, including YB Nurul Izzah Anwar as the guest of honour and keynote speaker.  The reception brought together high-level guests from across the Malaysian Government, legal fraternity, diplomatic and business communities, and civil society. Read more...

Homecoming trip for 2017 Masterchef Australia champ, Diana Chan

22 February 2019: Malaysian born Diana Chan, who won the MasterChef Australia Season 9 in 2017 made a homecoming to Malaysia from 18 to 21 February 2019, as part of the public diplomacy program by the Australian High Commission KL. Read more...

Australia's top mathematics educator wows students in Petrosains

15 January 2019: Eddie Woo has been described as “the coolest maths teacher ever”.  Australia’s most famous mathematics educator is living proof that learning – and teaching – maths can be fun. Read more...