Malaysia

Amir- Mosaedi-period 1

Introduction

Malaysia is a federal constitutional Monarchy in SE Asia.It consists of 13 states 3 federal territories and has a total of land mass of 329,847 square km separated by the south -]china sea into 2 sized regions, Peninsular Malaysia and Malaysian Borneo.Land borders are shared with Thailand,Indonesia,Brunei,and maritime borders exist with Singapore,Vietnam,and the Philippines.The capital city is Kuala Lumpur,while Putrajaya is the seat of the federal of the government.In 2010 the population was 28.33 million, with 22.6 million living on the Peninsula.The southernmost point of continental Eurasia,

good things in Malaysia

Malaysia is a beautiful country.Ask anyone who's been to Malaysia,they will tell you how beautiful it is and its like shoppers heaven. in a different league when compared to its more glamorous counterparts, Pavilion on Bukit Bintang and Suria Shopping Center at KLCC. A well-known shopping district, the whole area transforms into a lively and vibrant night market after dark, with hundreds of stalls selling all kinds of stuff at dirt-cheap prices, making it the most happening night market in the city.

Here's some cool pictures.

Kuala Lumpur-Malaysia"land where shopper's dreams come true."

Geography

Malaysia is on the Malay Peninsula in southeast Asia. The nation also includes Sabah and Sarawak on the island of Borneo to the east. Its area slightly exceeds that of New Mexico.

Most of Malaysia is covered by forest, with a mountain range running the length of the peninsula. Extensive forests provide ebony, sandalwood, teak, and other wood.

Culture

Malaysia is a multi-cultural society. The main ethnic groups are the native Malays as well as large populations of Chinese, and Indians. When visiting the country it is clear that the ethnicities retain their religions, customs and way of life. The most important festivals of each group are public holidays.

population:24,821,286

Timeline of Malaysia

1400s

Founding of Malacca by Parameswara.


1409

Chinese Admiral Cheng Ho arrives in Malacca.


1511

Malacca falls to the Portuguese.


1641

The Dutch take Malacca from the Portuguese


1786

The British occupy Penang.


1819

British occupy Singapore.


1824

Anglo-Dutch Treaty carves up Malay world into colonial spheres: Dutch cede Malacca to British and keeps Riau.


1826

Singapore, Malacca, Penang and Province Wellesley become Straits Settlements under British control.


1840s

The importance of tin increases, bringing an influx of Chinese tin miners to the western coast.


1841

James Brooke established as Rajah of Sarawak.


1914-18

World War I.

Government & citizenship

Malaysia is a constitutional monarchy and is governed under the constitution of 1957 as amended. The sovereign is a largely ceremonial head of state, and is elected every five years by and from the nine hereditary rulers of Perlis, Kedah, Perak, Kelantan, Terengganu, Pahang, Selangor, Negeri Sembilan, and Johor.


men and women have the right to vote at age of 21.Education in Malaysia is overseen by two government ministries. The Ministry of Education handles problems related to pre-school, primary school, secondary school and post-secondary school.the high courts in malaysia are the third highest courts in the hierarchy of courts,after the federal court and court of appeal.The constitution of malaysia provides that there shall be 2 high courts of coordinate jurisdiction.the high court in malaya and another high court in sabah and sarawak. before 1969,the high court in singapore was also part of the malaysian courts system.

Bp oil exploration

Bp oil exploration will help because their a lot of palm oil can be found their and it will benefit Bp oil exploration because they're going to sell a lot of palm oil

oil and gas exploration

oil and gas exploration will help because malaysia is one of the worlds biggest place that has petroleum.It will benefit oil and gas exploration because they're going to sell a lot of petroleum.

the tin box company

the tin box company can help because tin can be found really easy in malaysia. it will help the tin box company because they're going to sell a lot of tin.

DOT resources

DOT resources will help because their is ton of copper in malaysia. it will help because they're going to sell alot of copper.

Bp natural gas

Bp natural gas will help because their is tons and tons of natural gas their.it will benefit Bp natural gas because they're going to have alot of natural gas