• Short Summary

    AUSTRALIA CONSIDERS THE FORMATION OF MALAYSIA A DEVELOPMENT OF "CONSIDERABLE ADVANTAGE" TO THE COUNTRIES INVOLVED.

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  • Description

    1.
    LS KUALA LUMPUR AIRPORT
    2 1/2 ft

    2.
    MS AUSTRALIAN PARLIAMENTARIANS WALING ACROSS TARMAC
    12 ft

    3.
    MLS A STREET IN THE CAPITAL
    15 ft

    4.
    MLS THEY IN RURAL DEVELOPMENT OPERATION ROOM
    17 1/2 ft

    5.
    MR. FERGUSON EXPLAINING TH THEM
    20 1/2 ft

    6.
    MS THEY LISTENING
    22 1/2 ft

    7.
    CU MR. C. W. DAVIDSON
    24 ft

    8.
    MS OTHERS


    9.
    LS ALL OF THEM
    25 1/2 ft

    10.
    MS THEY MEET TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN (BACK FACING CAMERA)
    30 1/2 ft

    11.
    MS MR. CRITCHLY, AUSTRALIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER TO MALAY (LEFT) MR. DAVIDSON (CENTRE) AND ANOTHER
    32 ft

    12.
    LS TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN (SECOND FROM RIGHT) TALKING TO THEM
    39 ft



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    Background: AUSTRALIA CONSIDERS THE FORMATION OF MALAYSIA A DEVELOPMENT OF "CONSIDERABLE ADVANTAGE" TO THE COUNTRIES INVOLVED.

    THIS WAS SAID BY MR.C.W.DAVIDSON, AUSTRALIAN POST-MASTER-GENERAL AND LEADER OF A 13-MAN PARTY OF AUSTRALIAN PARLIAMENTARIANS, WHO ARE ON A FOUR-DAY FACT FINDING TOUR OF MALAYA.

    THE TOUR WAS ORGANISED TO GIVE THE PARLIAMENTARIANS A KNOWLEDGE OF THE PROBLEMS AND CONDITIONS OF THE SOUTH-EAST ASIAN COUNTRIES.

    ON ARRIVAL AT KUALA LUMPUR, THE CAPITAL OF MALAYA, ON JULY 1ST AFTER TOURING THAILAND, MR.DAVIDSON TOLD PRESS REPRESENTATIVES:
    "THERE HAS BEEN VERY CLOSE RELATIONS BETWEEN AUSTRALIA AND MALAYA SINCE WORLD WAR TWO AND WE LOOK FORWARD TO THE FORMATION OF MALAYSIA."
    THE FOLLOWING DAY (JULY 2ND) THEY VISITED THE OPERATION ROOM OF THE RURAL DEVELOPMENT WHERE THEY WERE MET BY MR.C.G.FERGUSON, ACTING SECRETARY.LATER, THEY CALLED ON TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN, THE MALAYAN PRIME MINISTER.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3VKLCUVVP6UK3CKWFFKCMHZ69
    Media URN:
    VLVA3VKLCUVVP6UK3CKWFFKCMHZ69
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/07/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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