Malaysia is located in the Southeast part of Asia, a federal constitutional monarchy with 13 states and 3 federal territories. It is 67th largest country with two analogous sized parts named Peninsular Malaysia & Malaysian Borneo. Thailand, Indonesia, Brunei, Singapore, Vietnam & Philippines are its neighboring countries.
Kuala Lampur is the capital city and its populations were 28.33 million in the year 2010. Malaysian economy was having had best economic record in 2011 with 6.5 percent GDP growth every year from 1957 to 2005 in Asia. ASEAN’s third largest and 29th largest economy was about $450 billion in the world in 1991.
Malay is the official language of Malaysia standardized form of the Malay Language. English being the second active language is also known as Malaysian English which is widely used in business and as an instruction of all education sectors. Multi ethnic & multicultural plays vital role in Malaysian politics.
Malaysian infrastructure is one of the mainly developed in Asia. Its telecommunication network, seven international ports, ‘Technology Park Malaysia’ & ‘Kulim Hi Tech Park’ are specialized parks among 200 industrial parks and its road network covers a huge area.
Football, Badminton, Field Hockey, Bowls, Tennis, Squash, Martial Arts, Horse Riding, Sailing and Skateboarding are very popular sports in Malaysia. Malaysian athletes have won four Olympic medals in Badminton and have been competing in the Commonwealth Games.
Crocker range, Mount Kinabalu [Kinabalu National Park], UNESCO World Heritage Site, Mulu Caves along with numerous islands are very popular and tourist attracted places in Malaysia.