Malaysia


Currency

The official currency of Malaysia is ringgit (code: MYR).

Capital

Kuala Lumpur

Location

Malaysia is located in Asia.


Malaysia Location

Population

Estimated population (2010): 28,250,000

Estimated population (2001): 24,120,000

Flag


Malaysia Flag

Economy

Malaysia has an industrialised market economy. The Malaysia has the third largest economy in South east Asia, after Indonesia and Thailand. Malaysia is rich with natural resources and it is an exporter of natural and agricultural resources and petroleum.
Main exports of Malaysia are: electrical and electronic products, palm oil, liquefied natural gas, petroleum, chemicals, machinery, optical & scientific equipment, manufactures of metal, rubber, wood and wood products.


Malaysia is a popular tourist destination

Kuala Lumpur


Kuala Lumpur

Langkawi


Langkawi