It has to be the most celebrated wedding ever in Malaysia. More than 2,000 guests that read like a who's who of Malaysia's glitterati, including the country's royalty, joined in the celebration.
The big-hype wedding of Malaysia's pop princess Siti Nurhaliza to businessman Datuk Khalid Mohamad Jiwa had all the trappings of an exclusive gala event - beautiful people, live TV coverage and entertainment by some of the top artistes in Malaysia and Indonesia.
The burning question that begs for a figure: What's the price tag for such a lavish wedding? According to Malaysia's English-language newspaper New Straits Times, based on information from reliable sources, Siti's wedding cost several million ringgit (Malaysian currency).
Her diamond-encrusted tiara which she wore at the wedding reception cost RM2 mllion. Her wedding was covered by Malaysia's leading TV stations. The TV3 rights of RM1 million will go to charity. [Read more...]
Photo credit: NST