On 23 July 7, 2019, seven issues relating to the 1963 Agreement reached agreement, while 14 issues still need to be debated and are expected to be resolved before the 31 August deadline expires.   The seven agreed themes were: But for the people of Sabah and Sarawak, on the island of Borneo, the deal left mixed feelings. Some people in these countries have long wanted secession, and in recent years the drumbeat of separation has only intensified. The Malayan Union was founded by the British Malaya and included the Malay federated states of Perak, Selangor, Negeri Sembilan, Pahang; The non-federated states of Kerdah, Pérlis, Kelantan, Terengganu, Johor; and the sediment straits of Penang and Malacca. It was created in 1946 by a series of agreements between the United Kingdom and the Malay Union.  The Malay Union was created on the 1st.