13. Menjunjung Duli.

"Menjunjung Duli" – A loyalty pledge to the King. (This is an edited translation from the original article titled “Istiadat Menjunjung Duli” written in Malay by the same author in 2013). By: DATO DR. SYED JAAFAR AZNAN. In front of the Singgahsana (the Throne), at Istana Iskandariah, Kuala Kangsar, Perak, 19 April 2010. Extract from the booklet … Continue reading 13. Menjunjung Duli.

12. An Officer at Perak State, 1991 – 1993.

By: Syed Jaafar Aznan ( Published in WordPress on 29/9/2017 ). Appointment as State Financial Officer. In February 1991 I was appointed as the State Financial Officer of Perak. I was transferred from the Federal Treasury, Kuala Lumpur to the State Finance Office in Ipoh, Perak. I was to be the eleventh State Financial Officer … Continue reading 12. An Officer at Perak State, 1991 – 1993.

10. Joining the Civil Service, 1970.

By: Syed Jaafar Aznan ( Published in WordPress on 8/9/2017 ) ( ed.17/5/18 ). Joining the Civil Service. I joined the Malaysian Civil Service in early 1970. It was during the time of Tunku Abdul Rahman, the first Prime Minister of Malaysia (31.8.1957-22.9.1970). The Chief Secretary to the Government was then Tan Sri Abdul Kadir … Continue reading 10. Joining the Civil Service, 1970.

8. Childhood Pastimes in the 1950s

By: Syed Jaafar Aznan ( Published in WordPress on 22/11/2011 ). In a normal weekday formal schooling and the afternoon mengaji lessons would take up to around 4pm. There would then be house chores and errands to do. After that, and during weekends and school holidays I had a lot of free time. Like most … Continue reading 8. Childhood Pastimes in the 1950s