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Malaysian time

Weather, KLThe WeatherPixie

Climate

Equatorial  but Highlands offer a temperate cool temperature of 15 to 25C whole year round

Exchange rate 

1US$ to RM3.4

Population

28 million 

Malay 55% Chinese 25% Indian 10% Others 10%

Capital City

Kuala Lumpur ( 3 million )

Member of Commonwealth

Parliamentary democracy (UK)

National lang.

Malay

Chinese/English widely spoken

Economic status      

 aim to be Developed by 2020

Tourism tagline

truly Asia

 

 

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Malaysia  lies at the heart of South East Asia and comprises  11 States in West Malaysia ( Peninsula ) and 2 more in  East Malaysia ( Sabah & Sarawak ).

West Malaysia  on the  Peninsula shares a land border on the north with Thailand and  is connected to the south with Singapore Island.

East Malaysia  across the South China Sea is located in  northern  Borneo, bordering Indonesia and  Brunei .

Malaysia is near the Equator and  has a constant tropical climate the whole year round with rainy monsoons towards the end of the year.     

 

The perpetual sunny skies and fine weather together with its  lush  natural tropical landscapes and golden sandy beaches have gained the country international acclaim as a tropical paradise !

Malaysia has a multiracial population comprising Malays , Chinese , Indians and other indigenous minorities and  their distinctive cultures and places of worships  never fail to  fascinate  visitors

Malaysia is also famous for its unique Malaysian Cuisine which is a melting pot of Malay , Chinese and Indian gastronomical delights