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Signs & Facades: Perlis
Perlis is north-most tip of the peninsula, sharing its border with Thailand in the north and Kedah in the south. Culturally and even demographically, it is a mix of both its neighbours and this becomes quite apparent if you take a closer look at their people, cuisine, and even their signboards. Below is a collection of business signboards photographed around Kuala Perlis, Kangar, Arau and Padang Besar.
Yin Sin Tukang Jahit, off Jalan Miri, Kuala Perlis
Sri Kuala Sundry Shop, Jalan Sarawak, Kuala Perlis
Chin Moy Keow, Jalan Sarawak, Kuala Perlis
Based on the registration number, this is most likely the first registered business in Perlis.
Kedai Surat Khabar dan Majalah
Kedai Gunting Rambut
Kedai Kerinting Rambut Unisex Mary, Jalan Sarawk, Kuala Perlis
Kedai Gambar, off Jalan Miri, Kuala Perlis
Kedai Gunting Rambut, back lane of Jalan Miri, Kuala Perlis
Kedai Emas Sururi, 1 Jalan Kangar, Pusat Bandar Kangar
Kedai Kopi Maju Jaya, corner of Jalan Kangar – Alor Setar and Jalan Penjara
Kedai Ubat, Jalan Kangar – Alor Setar, Kuala Perlis
Too Joo Moh
Tai Li Tie Dian (Huge Profit - Metal shop), Jalan Kangar - Alor Setar, Kuala Perlis
It's quite rare to see an operational metal works shop these days.
No name, Jalan Kangar – Alor Setar, Kuala Perlis
Pak Ngah Ismail (Ismail bin Ahmad), 8 Jalan Kangar
Hock Beng Hin Kedai Basikal & Motor, 10 Main Road, Arau
Syarikat Taiping Letrik & Krin, Jalan Jubli Perak, Pusat Bandar Kangar
Chee Hin Kedai Kopi & Minuman
Kedai Kong Thye Emporium
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