Chinese New Year

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Gong Xi Fa Cai!! Happy Chinese New Year!!   RED RED RED Take out your red outfits and decorations as Chinese New Year (CNY) is just around the corner! Every year, the theme is red; therefore you do not have to crack your mind to figure out what colour you should wear. However, during CNY […]

Types of housing and typical rental costs

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Types of housing in Malaysia Housing in Malaysia and more specifically in the Klang Valley (which covers the more prevalent expatriate areas of Kuala Lumpur, Selangor & Putrajaya) comes in different forms, which includes houses (stand alone – known locally as bungalows, semi-detached & terraced) and apartments (ranges from low-cost to high-end – known locally […]

Television in Malaysia

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Malaysia was slightly behind the rest of the world with television transmission only starting on December 28, 1963. Starting with one channel, television in Malaysia has mushroomed into a huge business and now encompasses free to air analogue television (to be phased out in 2017) and digital television, satellite, cable and IPTV. With the advance […]

Shopping in Malaysia

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Shopping – the word itself gives off different vibes to different people. To some all they can hear is the dreaded “cha-ching” from their credit cards while for some, it is heaven on earth. Now what does Malaysia have to offer when it comes to shopping? Plenty in fact, Kuala Lumpur having been ranked at […]

Religions in Malaysia

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Malaysia is a melting pot of races, ethnicities and religions and the Tourism Malaysia’s marketing campaign of Malaysia Truly Asia is apt. Islam is the largest religion in Malaysia with 61% followed by Buddhism, Christianity, and Hinduism being at 20%, 9% & 6% respectively. Despite Malaysian having a majority Muslim population, freedom is religion is […]

Public Transport in Malaysia

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Public transport in Malaysia, and more specifically in the Klang Valley is largely a hit and miss affair. On one hand, Malaysia has modern and relatively well-maintained transportations, but the often widely issue with it is its integration for the public. Prasarana Malaysia Berhad is the main player in the industry as it has a […]

Giving birth in Malaysia

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Giving birth – there is quite nothing as beautiful or spectacular as the act of delivering something so precious and gentle. Babies are truly good and perfect gifts which we must cherish. Saying this, I’m sure that you wish for your childbirth experience to be as smooth as possible, so let us clear the clutter […]

Furniture Rental

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When you come back to your new home in your relocation process, it is always comforting to be in a place that is peaceful and stress-free. Basically, you want your new home to feel, well like home. For those who have experienced commuting all over the world, after a while every hotel room looks the […]

Driving in Malaysia

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Driving in Malaysia is quite a stress-free experience as Malaysia has one of the best road systems in Southeast Asia and the fellow drivers are quite law-abiding when it comes to their driving manners. The minimum legal age in Malaysia to drive a car is 17 and 16 for a motorcycle. A comprehensive training programme […]