The Sultan Abdul Samad building was initially commissioned for the colonial State Government of Selangor. When the Federation of Malaysia was formed to replace the Malayan Union, the building was then changed to house instead the Federated Malay States (FMS) administration. It remained as the administrative centre ...
Sultan Abdul Samad, completed in 1897, has stood for almost a century without
substantial structural alteration. When built it was first known as. 'the new
Government Offices', and later as 'the Federal Secretariat' (though it was shared
with the ...
21.07.2012 [Sydney Morning Herald] - The Mughal theme is continued with the Moorish domes and arches of the Sultan Abdul Samad building. Positioned on the other side are the mock-Tudor houses of the Royal Selangor Club and St Mary's Cathedral, which looks like a church plucked straight
The Sultan Abdul Samad Building is among Kuala Lumpur's earliest Moorish- style buildings. It is set to the east of Merdeka Square (Dataran Merdeka) and the Royal Selangor Club, across from Jalan Sultan Hishamuddin. It was built in 1897 and was named after the reigning sultan of Selangor at the time.
Sultan Abdul Samad Building. Local nameBangunan Sultan Abdul Samad LocationKuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Built in the 19th century, this imposing building serves as a reminder of the colonial times. The Moorish-influenced complex used to house the British administration and it is currently home to some Ministry offices.
As of 23rd May 2002, the Library has been named as Perpustakaan Sultan Abdul Samad (PSAS), Universiti Putra Malaysia, after the late great-great-grandfather of the current Sultan of Selangor, Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah Ibni Almarhum Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Alhaj. Library is easily accessible by students ...
gem is located on Merdeka Square. It was constructed in 1897; named in honor
of the Sultan of Selangor at that time. The building was originally home to the
secretariat of the colonial British administration and later housed the supreme
and Royal Selangor Club, along Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman. It was completed in
1897 by A.C. Norman. During the time of the British administration in Malaya, it
was used to house several government departments. Today, this historical
lecturers. The main PSAS library building comprises of two (2) blocks with a total
floor area of approximately 19,007 square … and it could accommodate
about 2000 users at any one time. Besides the Main Library, branch libraries are
located at ...
02.08.2012 [Malaysia Star] - They also criticise the logo ... but I ask that they do not deviate from respecting Merdeka Day,” he told reporters after chairing a post-Cabinet meeting of the ministry at the Sultan Abdul Samad Building here yesterday. Rais added that if they went