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Complete details about Malaysia in Asia with capital city Kuala Lumpur

Country NameMalaysia (Malaysia)
Country CodeMYS
Capital CityKuala Lumpur
ContinentAsia
RegionSoutheast Asia
Independence Year1957
Population22244000
Surface Area329758.0
Life Expectancy70.8 years
GNP69213.0 (old 97884.0)
Government FormConstitutional Monarchy, Federation

Spoken Languages

Chinese     (9.0%)
Dusun     (1.1%)
English     (1.6%)
Iban     (2.8%)
Malay [official]     (58.4%)
Tamil     (3.9%)

Major Cities

Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan     (population 1297526)
Ipoh, Perak     (population 382853)
Johor Baharu, Johor     (population 328436)
Petaling Jaya, Selangor     (population 254350)
Kelang, Selangor     (population 243355)
Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu     (population 228119)
Pinang, Pulau Pinang     (population 219603)
Kota Bharu, Kelantan     (population 219582)
Kuantan, Pahang     (population 199484)
Taiping, Perak     (population 183261)
Seremban, Negeri Sembilan     (population 182869)
Kuching, Sarawak     (population 148059)
Sibu, Sarawak     (population 126381)
Sandakan, Sabah     (population 125841)
Alor Setar, Kedah     (population 124412)
Selayang Baru, Selangor     (population 124228)
Sungai Petani, Kedah     (population 114763)
Shah Alam, Selangor     (population 102019)

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From @hnfishk_ on Mon Jun 26 09:46:29 EDT 2017 RT @NajibRazak: Nauzubillahi min zalik. Kecewa, sedih dgr mngenai serangan bom di Masjidil Haram. Syukur tiada rkyt Malaysia cedera & tiada?
From @mscanovas2 on Mon Jun 26 09:46:24 EDT 2017 Idea fantástica para la promoción de la Marca Espańa en Malasia. A fantastic idea for the Spain Brand in Malaysia... https://t.co/7cRegdAbBC
From @totallyaya on Mon Jun 26 09:46:23 EDT 2017 RT @shahril_saabah: Salam raya kedua ?.. Nah hadiah utk semua org malaysia???? Tiket ke WORLD CUP 2018 ?? . Terima kasih kerana menyokong?
From @pjc29 on Mon Jun 26 09:46:21 EDT 2017 RT @svtxbtsmy: [ Malaysia Group Order ] ????JH in Wonderland???? Slogan by @Rabbit_Daybreak ?Rm69 ?4 July Order/Details : https://t.co/u?
From @_____aswadhalim on Mon Jun 26 09:46:17 EDT 2017 RT @shahril_saabah: Salam raya kedua ?.. Nah hadiah utk semua org malaysia???? Tiket ke WORLD CUP 2018 ?? . Terima kasih kerana menyokong?
From @jasrizanjaffri on Mon Jun 26 09:46:16 EDT 2017 RT @brgsjks: Takbir raya versi Malaysia memang sedih syahdu. Belum dengar versi Jordan lagi, feeling dia semacam lagu Final Countdown, sema?
From @hamikahhalida on Mon Jun 26 09:46:14 EDT 2017 RT @501Awani: #AWANInews Warga asing banjiri ibu kota sempena Syawal https://t.co/IwsVSbX37l https://t.co/liDvLHxe0q
From @iskandarputra_ on Mon Jun 26 09:46:13 EDT 2017 @_amirzakhwan HELLO FROM MALAYSIA
From @Ayishcepot on Mon Jun 26 09:46:13 EDT 2017 SHRMZDN #teamrayajohor #teamkerjaraya @ Legoland, Malaysia https://t.co/Teu4sja2a6
From @RebelliousYang on Mon Jun 26 09:46:10 EDT 2017 @HiccupingPenny //No shit Sherlock. Malaysia is just as hot as where it is you're from.
From @daus_approcho on Mon Jun 26 09:46:09 EDT 2017 RT @aimansalim_: Pesanan daripada saya sekalu wakil pelajar-pelajar universiti satu Malaysia. Jangan lupa bagi kami duit raya. Selamat hari?
From @AfnanFaizal93 on Mon Jun 26 09:46:09 EDT 2017 RT @501Awani: #AWANInews Melaka aktifkan jentera bantuan banjir https://t.co/FrpEkkwPvF https://t.co/AmoZLRzAF3
From @_hilmiiii on Mon Jun 26 09:46:06 EDT 2017 RT @NajibRazak: Nauzubillahi min zalik. Kecewa, sedih dgr mngenai serangan bom di Masjidil Haram. Syukur tiada rkyt Malaysia cedera & tiada?
From @h4nihelena on Mon Jun 26 09:46:05 EDT 2017 RT @aimansalim_: Pesanan daripada saya sekalu wakil pelajar-pelajar universiti satu Malaysia. Jangan lupa bagi kami duit raya. Selamat hari?
From @chelle_yesudas on Mon Jun 26 09:46:05 EDT 2017 Why torture and other ill-treatment continues to occur in Malaysia: failure to ratify #UNCAT, culture of impunity & lack of accountability