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Adam Malewski

"With all the great information on this site, getting settled in Kuala Lumpur was a piece of cake."

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"A former business partner recommended InterNations to me when I moved abroad to Malaysia. We still use it to stay in touch."

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Expat living in Kuala Lumpur raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from Malaysian authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺIs it acceptable or frowned upon to eat local food with your hands in a restaurant?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend expat tax accountants in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Kuala Lumpur takes a lot of time. Our Kuala Lumpur expat guide is there to make your relocation to Kuala Lumpur as easy as possible. Starting with local organisations and companies to information about administration & finance, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Kuala Lumpur.

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Kuala Lumpur. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world - from living in Bologna to living in Seville.

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Information on the Expat Life in Kuala Lumpur

Are you looking specifically for international pharmacies in town or a doctor speaking your native language in Malaysia? In addition to our expat guide, the expat directory for Kuala Lumpur provides you with listings of all expatriate-relevant locations and relocation services in Kuala Lumpur. Furthermore, you might want to also consider our Kuala Lumpur expats forum to receive first hand information from your fellow expats.

Simply become a member of InterNations Kuala Lumpur and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly Assallamaleicum among our expats living and working in Kuala Lumpur.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Kuala Lumpur? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Las Vegas or living in Antwerp!

Adam Malewski

"With all the great information on this site, getting settled in Kuala Lumpur was a piece of cake."

Yasmin Krüger-Darango

"A former business partner recommended InterNations to me when I moved abroad to Malaysia. We still use it to stay in touch."

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