Malaysia Information Guide

Malaysia

Malaysia - Where tropical beauty meets a consumer paradise, Malaysia has much to offer. Visit the Petronas Twin Towers or trek in jungles teeming with life. This tolerant and multicultural country has traditions and cuisines as diverse as its landscapes.

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Articles - Malaysia

At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at Malaysia and some of the blogs that might be useful for expats there.

Malaysian Meanders
http://malaysianmeanders.blogspot.co.uk/

The expat adventures of a Texas family living in Penang, Malaysian Meanders is the personal diary of Michele.   more ...

  Why Moving To Malaysia Will Bring You Better Career Satisfaction


Articles - Malaysia

Getting an offer to work in another country is bound to be a very exciting prospect. It could give you the chance to boost your profile, realize your ambitions, and build a new life for yourself as well as your loved ones. However, it is important to remember that adjusting to a foreign place isn’t always a great experience, personally and professionally.   more ...

  How High Is The Cost Of Living For Expats In Malaysia?


Articles - Malaysia

Malaysia offers excitement, adventure and opportunity for expats. A booming economy, rich culture, a high level of development and friendly locals make the country a vibrant and energetic place to live and work.

There has been a long history of empires and immigration in Malaysia, making for a hectic mix of ethnic backgrounds and a plethora of languages. Luckily for expats, English has become widespread, and is well established at all levels of society.   more ...

  Accessing Healthcare In Malaysia As An Expat


Articles - Malaysia

Malaysia’s healthcare system has been ranked as the third best of 24 countries in a recent study conducted by an American publication. It outranked other places such as Spain, Italy, New Zealand, and Ireland. The success of Malaysia’s healthcare system was attributed to the expertise of its healthcare practitioners, the range of available health insurance options, and affordability. The low costs of healthcare services make it possible to pay out-of-pocket for a variety of standard procedures.   more ...

  A Guide To Office Culture In Malaysia


Articles - Malaysia

Moving to a different country is a major decision and it can take a while to get accustomed to an unfamiliar culture, language and cuisine. Malaysia is a modern and multicultural country with a local population that is warm and welcoming towards foreigners. Therefore expats are not likely to experience a large degree of culture shock. But every country has its unique way of life and this may take some getting used to.

Malaysian culture
The population of Malaysia consists of different ethnic communities and immigrants from different parts of the globe. Along with the Malay, Chinese and Indian communities, which are among the largest in the country, there are also a number of other indigenous groupings. As such Malaysia is an interesting blend of cultures, each with its own customs and traditions.   more ...

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