Guide for expatriates in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
We are proud to launch our new city guide for expatriates in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Rich in colors and contrasts, the bright assortment of culture in Malaysia comes into focus in Kuala Lumpur, or "KL" as it is commonly known. KL is the focal point of Malaysia and first time visitors will cherish this fascinating destination and meeting point of the country's many attractions. Malaysia offers versatile landscape and venues. The charm and the warmth of Malaysians leave visitors in awe, as well has the white sand beaches, diverse flora and fauna, and rolling green mountains.
Malaysia has a unique mix of cultures, with 3,000 kilometers of coastline, the world's oldest rainforest, and the highest mountain in Southeast Asia; it is easy to say Malaysia is full of contrasts. Peninsular Malaysia is the economic center of the country and the home of the Malay People. Due east of the nation is Borneo Island where East Malaysia covers the northern rim of the island.Regarded as a global city, Kuala Lumpur is the economic and commercial center for the country. Major multinational companies with expat personnel working in Malaysia include Accenture, CIMB Group, Exxon Mobil, HSBC, KPMG, Maybank, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Public Bank Berhad, Schlumberger, and Shell.
You will find the usual articles in our guide to prepare your expatriation to Kuala Lumpur and manage your life once in there: Overview, Job, Passport, Visa & Permits, International Removal Companies, Finding Accommodation in Malaysia, Work, Benefits and Tax, Moving in, Education, Health, Practical Life (banks, transport, shopping...), Entertainment...
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Last but not least, you can download the full guide in PDF format, in order to read quietly and maybe to upload on your mobile or tablet PC/iPad.