Sunday, 17 July 2011

Federation of Malaya

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Text from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Malaya including Singapore

  • In Singapore law, Malaya means the States of Malaya (also known as Peninsular Malaysia) together with Singapore (1946-present).[1]

Malaya excluding Singapore

  • The Malayan Union (1946-1948), a post-war British colony consisting of all states in British Malaya except Singapore.
  • The Federation of Malaya (1948-1963), the successor to the Malayan Union (also excluding Singapore), which gained independence within the Commonwealth of Nations in 1957.
  • Present-day Peninsular Malaysia (1963-present), also formally known as the States of Malaya or West Malaysia, includes the states and territories formerly composing the Federation of Malaya.

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