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Malaysia is a federal state (Federation of constitutional monarchies) within the Commonwealth, established in 1963, the year in which the 11 states of the Federation of Malaysia, independent since 1957, were united, the territories of Sarawak and Sabah (formerly the territories of Borneo British) and Singapore, then retired in 1965. Since 1966 the Federation has been officially divided into two regions: Peninsular Malaysia (Malaysia), mainland, and East Malaysia, insular, as well as three federated territories. According to the 1957 Constitution, the 13 current member states, each with its own legislative assemblies and executive bodies, are governed by hereditary sovereigns or elected heads of state, who appoint within their ambit, every 5 years, the supreme head of Federation. Legislative power is exercised by the federal Parliament which is made up of two chambers: the Senate (Dewan Negara), whose members, partly appointed by the head of the Federation, partly elected by the legislative assemblies of the individual states, remain in office for 6 years, and House of Representatives (Dewan Ra’ayat) elected for 5 years by universal suffrage. Executive power rests with the government chaired by the prime minister, appointed by the supreme head; the government is accountable to the federal parliament. The justice system in use in the country is based on the Common Law British. The bodies responsible for the administration of justice are: the Federal Court of Malaysia, also acting as the Constitutional Court, the High Courts of Borneo and Malaysia, the Courts of Appeal and some civil and criminal courts of first level in the main localities. There are also some religious courts. The death penalty is in effect. The armed forces present in the country are tripartite: army, navy and air force; there are also paramilitary forces. The military service is carried out on a voluntary basis from 18 years of age. Although the school system in Malaysia is affected by the different ethnic origins of the population, it has undergone a gradual process of unification starting from the achievement of independence with the aim also of merging the various nationalities. L’ education given in the country is free and compulsory from 6 to 16 years of age. Primary school lasts 6 years; the languages ​​of instruction are Malay and English. There are also Chinese and Tamil language schools. At the end of elementary school, students can choose between courses in post-elementary schools, middle school, normal school for the preparation of teachers, technical-professional and artisan schools and the national secondary school. Among the main universities are those of Kuala Lumpur (Malaysian University, 1962; National University of Malaysia, 1970; University of Technology, 1972), the Scientific University of George Town (1969) and the University of Agriculture (1973) and the university superiors. The percentage of illiterates present in the country (8.1% in 2007). According to COUNTRYAAH, Malaysia is a nation in Southeastern Asia, the capital city of which is Kuala Lumpur. The latest population of Malaysia is 32,366,010. ACEINLAND: Lists and descriptions of main religions and beliefs in Malaysia, including religion demographics and statistics on Christianity, Islam, Judaism, etc.
The climate is equatorial with high temperatures, almost uniform all year round (25-28 ºC); rainfall is abundant with an annual average of 3000 mm: the maximum values ​​are recorded on the central highlands with peaks up to 6500 mm. The rains do not have a completely uniform distribution throughout the year due to the influence of the monsoons: the SE monsoon, which is particularly felt in the southwestern and western area of ​​Malaysia, is due to the accentuation of rainfall between April and August, while that of NE affects East Malaysia and Borneo between October and January-February.

Malaysia Road Network

The immense highway network of the Klang Valley conurbation. According to wholevehicles, Malaysia has a well-developed road network in Malacca, on Borneo this is clearly less. The country has one of the larger highway networks in Asia, and the most developed after Japan, South Korea and China. The highway network is 1,931 kilometers long. People… Read More »

Climate and Weather of Kuching, Malaysia

The climate of Kuching According to shopareview, Kuching is located in eastern Malaysia on the Sarawak River, on the island of Borneo. Kuching is located in Sarawak Province, which covers northwestern Borneo. Near the city are two national parks, Kuching Wetlands and Bako. In both parks there are unique flora and fauna, which unfortunately in… Read More »

Climate and Weather of Kuantan, Malaysia

The climate of Kuantan According to citypopulationreview, Kuantan is located on the western peninsula of Malaysia, on the South China Sea. Kuantan is located in Pahang Province at the mouth of the Kuantan River. Telok Chempedak, Batu Hitam, Balok, Chenor, Pantai sepat, Beserah and Cherating are the most popular beaches near Kuantan. The city is… Read More »

Malaysia Culture of Business

Subchapters: Introduction Addressing Business Meeting Communication Recommendations Public Holidays Introduction Knowledge of the basic rules of generally acceptable behavior and customs in business dealings is absolutely crucial in multicultural Malaysia. It is necessary to remember that there are three culturally very different ethnicities living in Malaysia – the majority are Malay (approx. 60%), Chinese (23%)… Read More »

Malaysia Basic Information

Basic information about the territory Subchapters: System of governance and political tendencies in the country Foreign policy of the country Population The system of governance and political tendencies in the country Malaysia is an elected rotational federative constitutional monarchy that has its origins in the Malayan kingdoms. Malaysia achieved independence on 31 August 1957. Malaysia… Read More »

Malaysia Economic Conditions and Population

In the heart, for several centuries, of one of the main world sea routes, and rich in mineral and energy resources, Malaysia is considered among the newly industrialized countries (the 30th in the world for gross domestic product, equal power purchase, in 2008). This milestone was achieved thanks to the manufacturing development policy and export… Read More »

Malaysia Travel Facts

Malaysia is considered a modern and largely safe travel destination. It borders Brunei, Indonesia and Thailand and consists of two parts – the island of Borneo and the Malay Peninsula. Capital City Kuala Lumpur Size 330.290 km² Resident 32.382.300 Official Language Malaysian, English Currency Ringgit Time Zone UTC+8 Telephone Area Code +60 Source: Destination Explorer… Read More »

IELTS Test Centers in Malaysia

IELTS Testing Centres in Malaysia In total, there are 17 test locations in Malaysia that offer IELTS exams. You can select the one which is closer to you. There are two types of test format available for IELTS exams: paper-based or computer-delivered. For both formats, the Speaking Section is done with a real IELTS examiner… Read More »

GRE Test Centers in Malaysia

GRE Testing Locations Decided to take GRE exam? Now it is time to determine where to take the test.  This site provides a full list of GRE testing centers in Malaysia, among which, you can choose one that is nearest to you. Good news is that the following GRE test locations in Malaysia offer both GRE… Read More »

SAT Test Centers and Dates in Malaysia

According to the College Board, there are 6 test centers for SAT and SAT Subject Tests in Malaysia. Please note that before you register either of the SAT exams, you should choose your test date and test location. Each testing location is affiliated with an educational institution, such as high school, community college, or university.… Read More »

GMAT Test Centers in Malaysia

GMAT Testing Locations We have found 2 GMAT test centres in Malaysia, located in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor. For specific test dates of 2019, please refer to the end of this page. #1. Word Ware Distributors SDN BHD Level 3, Unit 10, Block F Phileo Damansara 1, Jalan 16/11 Off Jalan Damansara, Petaling Jaya 46350… Read More »

MCAT Test Centers in Malaysia

According to AAMC (the MCAT test maker), there are 1 MCAT test centers in Malaysia. Most testing centers are located inside a college or university. You can select a testing location that is nearest to you. Please note that you are able to choose a test center when registering for the MCAT. KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA… Read More »

TOEFL Test Centers in Malaysia

The TOEFL iBT test is offered in this location. The list below shows testing regions, fees and dates as of February 15, 2019, but availability may change when you register. Fees are shown in US$ and are subject to change without notice. To find the most up-to-date list of available test centers (including addresses), dates and times, click the button… Read More »