History History

 

HISTORY OF THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE 

CONSULATE GENERAL OF MALAYSIA, SONGKHLA, THAILAND

 

The Consulate General was established on the 3rd February 1958. 

 

The land on which the Consulate General was housed was leased by the Thai government to the British since 1923 for the British Consulate in Songkhla.

 

The British left on the 2nd February 1958 and rented the building to the Malaysian Government to establish the Malaysian Consulate.

 

Rent paid to the British for the period 3rd February 1958 to 30th June 1968 @ £1,330 per month (RM 117,460.70).

 

The Thai Government came to know and they contented that the land belongs to the Crown of Thailand.  Subsequently the land was leased to the Malaysian Government for a period of 30 years from 3rd February 1958.

 

The contract was signed on Wednesday 10th April 1968 at 10.30 a.m.

 

Title No.          5842

Area                5,190 wah

Tenure            30  years

W.E.F.            3rd February 1958

Rental             Tcs.  180,000.00   (30 years)

 

The building was purchased from the British for RM 86,109.00 paid on 16th October 1969.

 

The Malaysian Government pursued the idea of buying the land to build a new Consulate building together with Residence and Staff Quarters.  The Thai Government consented to sell 5 Rai 3 Ngarn 60 Tarangwa for that purpose at Tcs. 7,080,000.

 

Area    9,440 sq.mt.

1 sq.mt. = 10.8 sq.ft.

9440 x 10.8 = 101,952 sq.ft.

 

Other expenditures such as Sub-Division, Survey, Registration and Title Deeds Tcs. 70,853.40  (RM 7,380.26)

 

Payment for the land Tcs. 7,080,000 (RM 749,063.67) was made on 6th November 1980.  Payment for other expenditures was made on 14th November 1980.

 

The Consul General of Malaysia is located at No. 4, Sukhum Road, Muang District, Songkhla Province, Thailand.

 

LIST OF HEAD OF MISSION IN SONGKHLA

DATE OF SERVICES, NAME AND FULL TITLE

 

 

  1.  

January 2020 –present                   

Encik Muhammad Ridzuan bin Abu Yazid

Consul General 

  1.  

Disember 2015 – July 019               

Encik Mohd Afandi Abu Bakar

Consul General

  1.  

September 2012 – July 2015             

Encik Mohd Faizal Razali

Consul General

  1.  

March 2008 – Ogos 2012                   

Encik Mohd Aini Atan

Consul General

  1.  

August 2005 – March 2008

Encik Raszlan Abdul Rashid

Consul General

  1.  

March 2004 – August 2005                

Encik Azizan Ismail

Consul General

  1.  

Julai 1999 – November 2003            

Encik Wan Jaafar Wan Mahamud

Consul General

  1.  

Disember 1995 – Jun 1999

Encik Muhammad Alias

Consul General

  1.  

Julai 1992 – November 1995            

.     Encik Yahaya Abdul Jabar   

Consul General

  1.  

Julai 1990 – Jun 1992                      

Encik Mohd. Roze Abdul Rahman

Consul General

  1.  

Januari 1989 – Jun 1990

Encik M. Shahrul Hasri

Consul General

  1.  

August 1985 – Januari 1989

Encik Mohd. Yusof Zain

Consul General

  1.  

Februari 1984 – August 1985

Encik Zakaria Dato’ Ahmad

Consul General

  1.  

Mei 1981 – Februari 1984

Encik Mahyuddin Abd. Rahman

Consul General

  1.  

Januari 1979 – Mei 1981

Encik Mohd. Hashim Taib

Consul General

  1.  

Mei 1971 – Disember 1978            

Dato’ Abdullah Hj. Mohd. Hanafiah

Consul

  1.  

Januari 1963 –  March 1971

Encik Abdul Rani Mohd. Yunus

Consul

  1.  

Februari 1960 – Disember 1963    

Encik Jamaluddin Abu Bakar

Consul

  1.  

(– 3 months)

Encik Mustaffa

Consul

  1.  

July 1958 – Januari 1960              

Encik Bahadun Hj. Hassan

Consul