Singapore: the emporium

Malaysia, 1956

Film
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Singapore is one of the world’s natural junctions, as Stamford Raffles, its founder, perceived little more than a century ago when it was only a fishing village. To-day it is a major world trading centre and one of the greatest international ports. The enterprise skill and toil of men of many races and creeds raised from a swamp this great city where over a million people live and prosper.

Credits

director

Zain Hussain

production company

Malayan Film Unit

Language

English

Duration

00:14:00:00

Colour

Black and White

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