Capital: Kuala Lumpur; note - Putrajaya is referred to as administrative center not capital; Parliament meets in Kuala Lumpur
Population: 23,953,136 (July 2005)
Location: Southeastern Asia, peninsula bordering Thailand and northern one-third of the island of Borneo, bordering Indonesia, Brunei, and the South China Sea, south of Vietnam
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- Tourism Malaysia
Official site for the Malaysia Tourism Promotion Board. Offers comprehensive information about Malaysia, travel, major events and festivals, and activities.
- Wikipedia: Malaysia
Offers history, politics, geography, economy, natural resources, transportation and communications, healthcare, education, religion, and demographics information.
Subscription news website offering mainly reports and editorials with a strong emphasis on Malaysian politics. Viewable in Malay, English, Chinese and Tamil.
- Ministry of Education (13)
- Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Conducts foreign relations including matters related to political relations, economic affairs, security matters, social, and cultural promotion.
- Ministry of International Trade and Industry (4)
- Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation
Functions as a focal point for exporters and foreign importers to source for information.
- Department of Statistics
Jabatan Perangkaan Malaysia aims to provide an information system for the formulation of policies for national development planning and administration.
- Ministry of Finance (9)
- MMU - Malaysia Multimedia University
Offers information technology and multimedia courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
- JPA - Jabatan Perkhidmatan Awam
Public Service Dept (PSD) membolehkan muat turun surat pekeliling dan memberi maklumat pendidikan, tender kerajaan dan hal ehwal sumber manusia sektor awam di Malaysia.
- Government of Malaysia
Information on public amenities, legislation, business, health, security, employment, and education. Includes utilities for Malaysian citizens as well as non-citizens.
- Ministry of Energy, Communications and Multimedia (1)
- MIDA - Malaysian Industrial Development Authority
Principal agency for the promotion and coordination of industrial development in Malaysia.
- Astro Malaysia
Malaysia's subscription TV by satellite broadcast, with channels like Astro Ria, Wah Lai Toi and Kirana. Find programme guide, decoder and billing information here.
- Ministry of Home Affairs (7)
- JIM - Jabatan Imigresen Malaysia
Official website for the Immigration Dept of Malaysia. Provides e-services, online forms and information on travel documents.
- Sabah Tourism Promotion Corporation
Includes places of interest, videos, news, calendar of events, and more.
- SIRIM - Standards & Industrial Research Institute
National organization of standardization and quality, conducts research and development, and acts a catalyst in bringing about economic dynamism through technology.