About Malaysia


About Malaysia

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To know Malaysia is to love Malaysia – a bubbling, bustling melting-pot of races and religions where Malays, Indians, Chinese and many other ethnic groups live together in peace and harmony. Our multiculturalism has made Malaysia a gastronomical paradise and home to hundreds of colourful festivals. It’s no wonder that we love celebrating and socialising. As a people, Malaysians are very relaxed, warm and friendly.
Malaysia – Fast Facts:

Capital Kuala Lumpur
Population 30 Million
Language Bahasa Melayu (Malay) is the national language. However, English is widely spoken.
Religion Islam is the official religion but all other religions are freely practiced.
Climate Average temperature: 32°C (90°F), Tropical climate with warm weather all year round. Annual rainfall varies from 2,000mm to 2,500mm.
Currency The unit of currency is Malaysian Ringgit indicated as ‘RM’.
Time GMT+8 and 16 hours ahead of U.S. Pacific Standard Time.