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  • Connect with fellow French in Malaysia

  • Get information in our Malaysia guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Malaysia

  • Adam Malewski

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

InterNations – Uniting French living in Malaysia

Would you like to get in touch with other French in Malaysia? Are you in need of help and advice from your French compatriots? Or would you like to join other French expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the topical rainforests (two of which are World Heritage Sites)?

Whether you have settled as an expat in Malaysia or are still living in France and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations Malaysia offers everything you need: Established in 2007, our trusted community soon became the leading platform for international networking among expatriates and global minds around the world. Our network also counts a considerable number of French expats in Malaysia, coming from all corners of France - from Lyon, over Paris to Nice.

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    From France, living in Kuala Lumpur
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Attend our monthly events and activities for French expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

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  • summer holidays
    2 replies
    May 9, 12:10 AM
    Community member

    my first idea is to visit for 2 weeks (more or less) and to rest 2 weeks near the sea. Is it easy to travel in Malaysia by train or by plane? Can we communicate easily with malaysian in english? …

  • 8 days trip in Malaysia : your advises are welcome
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    May 26, 3:42 PM
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    Hello Gael, Depending where you are landing, you can travel from North, Penang then head towards to KL. Penang is a heritage site plus its also near Langkawi which you can take a ferry across. …

  • Kuala Lumpur and around - help!
    12 replies
    May 9, 6:09 AM
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    @Adam: plz disregard previous email...Blondie realised that was another website..;)

Ask experienced French expats in Malaysia!

  • Where can I find French food?
  • Where can I meet other French?
  • Are there French schools in my city?

Find other French to share your hobbies with

Find Tips and Advice on Malaysia from French Expats

Of course, expat living in Malaysia is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow French is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the Malaysian way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other French in Malaysia, residing in Kuala Lumpur, Kuantan, George Town and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of French in Kuala Lumpur or French in Penang.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for French food or discuss your favorite sports team's latest match, become a member of the Malaysian InterNations Community:

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from France in Malaysia.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our Malaysia Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get foie gras in Kuantan.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Malaysia to get information on institutions from your home country, including the French embassy.

From the topical rainforests (two of which are World Heritage Sites) to the urban agglomeration of the Klang Valley, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly French expats in Malaysia.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow French in Malaysia

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Malaysia. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Malaysian nasi lemak, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Kuala Lumpur’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see the self-proclaimed world's oldest rainforest as well as other beautiful landmarks in Malaysia.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from France and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Bonjour from our French living in Malaysia!

  • 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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