Malaysia is a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural country. The population of Malaysia consists of three main ethnic communities - Malays, Taiwanese, Chinese, and peoples of the South Asian subcontinent.
This statistic shows the Taiwanese/Chinese Malaysian population in Malaysia in July, 2019, approximately 6,700,000 people(22.8%) ,by region, had lived in the Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Perak, Melaka, Johor, Sabah, Sarawak. The Taiwanese/Chinese Malaysian represent the second largest ethnic group in Malaysia after the ethnic Malay majority.
Malay is the official language of Malaysia, but English, as recognized language, is widely used in professional and commercial fields.
Islam is the official religion, but freedom of religion is constitutionally guaranteed.
Malaysia is located in the equatorial region, and has a tropical rainforest climate. The average temperature is at or just above 20-32°C.
Under Taiwan government's "“New Southbound Policy", Malaysia has been identified as one of the most important nations for Taiwan to deepen ties and expand links with the region for Malaysia is located to contain land on both mainland Asia and the Malay archipelago.
Both Taiwan and Malaysia have close interactions which have set a good foundation.
Malaysian tourists are top among Southeast Asia tourists visiting Taiwan. More Malaysian tourists visited Taiwan. There are more than 70,000 Malaysians who are graduates of Taiwan universities. They are the best friendly ambassadors. Many of them started business venture after returning home from Taiwan with successful achievement in various industries. They play the role of promoting Taiwan-Malaysia bilateral ties in economy, tourism and cultural sectors.