On the Google Doodle page, there is a description of the animation’s purpose. This time the animation design as a cuckoo clock it indicates that Google is here to count down to the end of the year and welcoming a new year.
There have been other animations in the past as well. Certain animations were only exclusive to certain regions too. Google has had other Doodles that involve Malaysia such as Nasi Lemak. The company has had one for Malaysian singer Sudirman’s 65th birthday too.