Bahru. Archived from the original on Retrieved Brant, Robin. 32 The name was later adopted by the Melayu Kingdom that existed in the seventh century on Sumatra. In 2017 English proficiency in Malaysia was ranked the 2nd best in Asia (after Singapore) and the 13th best in the world. "Malaysia Statistics". 65 After the riots, the controversial New Economic Policy was launched by Prime Minister Tun Abdul Razak, trying to increase the share of the economy held by the bumiputera. Archived from the original on Retrieved elamat, Salsuwanda Abidin, Che Zulzikrami Azner. Malay is 'geylanggan' meaning to 'twist' or 'crush' a reference to the process of extracting the coconut meat and milk used by the locals to thicken curries. UN.org (custom data acquired via website). 50 177 The economy recovered from the 1997 Asian Financial Crisis earlier than neighbouring countries did, and has since recovered to the levels of the pre-crisis era with a GDP per capita of 14,800. Other major airports include Kota Kinabalu International Airport, which is also Malaysia's second busiest airport and busiest airport in East Malaysia with over.9 million passengers in 2013, and Penang International Airport, which serves Malaysia's second largest urban area, with over.4 million passengers.
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The privatisation has created defence industry, which in 1999 was brought under the Malaysia Defence Industry Council. Retrieved "Understanding the Federation of Malaysia". Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs. 0.7 declared no religion and the remaining.4 practised other religions or did not provide any information. Retrieved 11 September 2017. Retrieved "World Population Prospects: The 2017 Revision". Geylang is known perhaps most infamously as a red-light district, particularly the areas along. 266 The first Malay literature was in the Arabic script. Population, meanwhile, the lowest crude birth rate was recorded in the Selangau district. Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei. Retrieved Islam is the religion of the Federation; but other religions may be practised in peace and harmony in any part of the Federation.