Many historians claimed that Kelantan has
been in existence between 8000 and 3000 B.C. According to Chinese historical
documents, Kelantan referred to as 'Ho-lo-tan', 'Chih-Tu'
and 'Tan-Tan' in these records had maintained links with
Kelantan's economy relies mostly on agriculture especially paddy, rubber and tobacco produce. Fishing along its 96-kilometre coastline and livestock rearing are also two important economic activities. Other economic activities include the cottage industries, consist mostly of batik-painting, woodcarving and songket (cloth with gold or silver embroidery) weaving are evident. In recent years, the tourism industry has also become a major money-spinner.
Government: state of
the Federation of Malaya (1948),
Area: 14.943 km˛
Population: 1.320.000 (2005)
Kelantan in Wikipedia.
Flag of Kelantan in Flags of the World.
printer: Waterlow & Sons,
perforated: 13˝:14 (1 and 4), 11:11˝ (2 and 3)
1 10 cents Hermes, globe, letter, airplane, boat,
train, text "UNIVERSAL / POSTAL
(cat. Michel 45/SG 57/Yvert 53)
2 15 c hemispheres, airplane, steamer, text "1874 / UNIVERSAL POSTAL UNION / 1949"
(cat. Michel 46/SG 58/Yvert 54)
3 25 c Hermes scattering letters over globe, text "UNIVERSAL POSTAL UNION / 1874 / 1949"
(cat. Michel 47/SG 59/Yvert 55)
4 50 c UPU monument,
(cat. Michel 48/SG 60/Yvert 56)