31 AUG Merdeka Day 31st August 2005. Malaysia’s Independence Day. In Penang, we have a concert and fireworks. Crowds gathered at the Esplanade. Our politicians doing the countdown. In closing – A majestic building. A legacy from our colonial past.This site is updated with new recipes and foods every day. So, subscribe to Best Recipe RSS feed now so that you don't miss out anything. Thanks for visiting and enjoy! No related posts. Post Author: Lilian Food, travel, recipes. Chinese Malaysian, blogger, photographer and writer.