My task was to make country research with problem statement and in -depth analysis. I choose Malaysia as my destination.
Malaysia is a federal constitutional monarchy in Southeast Asia. It consists of thirteen states and three federal territories. It is separated by the South China Sea into two regions, Peninsular Malaysia and Malaysian Borneo. Land borders are shared with Thailand, Indonesia and Brunei and maritime borders exist with Singapore, Vietnam and the Philippines. Peninsular Malaysia is connected to Singapore via causeway and a bridge. The capital is Kuala Lumpura while Putrajaya is the seat of the federal government. The population is over 28 million.
Malaysia is the 43rd populated country and the 66 th largest country by the total land area in the world and land area of around 329,847 square kilometers.
The biggest cities are:
Kuala Lumpur about 1,448600 inhabitants
Johor Bahru about 722200 inhabitants
Ipoh about 561700 inhabitants
The Malaysian constitution guarantees freedom of religion, Islam is the largest and official religion.
Approximately 60,4% of the population practiced Islam, 19,2% Buddhism, 9,1% Christianity, 6,3% Hinduism and 2,9% practice Confucianism, Taoism and other traditional Chinese’s religions.
Malaysia is one of the most ethnically and religiously diverse nations in the world, there are all worlds’ major religions.
Malay – the largest ethnic group in the Malaysia.
Chinese- the first Chinese arrived in Malaysia in the 15 th century.
Indian – the Indian community in Malaysia is the smallest of the three main ethnic groups, accounting for about 10% of the country’s population.
First Indians came to Malaya for barter trade especially in the former Straits Settlements of Singapore Malacca and Penang.
. Differences races and religions were Malay, Indians, and Chinese’s and many other ethnic groups live together in peace and harmony.
Multiculturalism has not only made Malaysia a tasty food... [continues]
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