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Capitalenome: Kuala Lumpur; note - nearby Putrajaya is referred to as a federal government administrative center but not the capital; Parliament meets in Kuala Lumpur
coordinate geografiche: 3 10 N, 101 42 E
differenza di tempo: UTC+8 (13 hours ahead of Washington, DC, during Standard Time)
Indipendenza31 Agosto 1957 (from the UK)
Festa nazionaleGiorno Di Indipendenza (or Merdeka Day), 31 Agosto (1957) (independence of Malaya); Malaysia Day, 16 Settembre (1963) (formation of Malaysia)
Costituzioneprevious 1948; latest drafted 21 Febbraio 1957, effective 27 Agosto 1957; amended many times, last in 2010 (2016)
Suffragio21 anni; universal
Ramo esecutivocapo dello stato: King MUHAMMAD V (formerly known as Tuanku Muhammad Faris Petra) (selected on 14 October 2016; installed on 13 December 2016); the position of the king is primarily ceremonial but he is the final arbiter on the appointment of the prime minister
capo di governo: Prime Minister Mohamed NAJIB bin Abdul Najib Razak (da allora 3 April 2009); Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad ZAHID Hamidi (da allora 29 July 2015)
cabinet: Cabinet appointed by the prime minister from among members of Parliament with the consent of the king
elections/appointments: king elected by and from the hereditary rulers of 9 states for a 5-year term; election is on a rotational basis among rulers of the 9 states; election last held on 14 October 2016 (next to be held in 2021); prime minister designated from among members of the House of Representatives; following legislative elections, the leader who commands support of the majority of members in the House becomes prime minister
election results: Mohamed NAJIB bin Abdul Najib Razak (UMNO) sworn in as prime minister for second term on 3 April 2009

Fonte: CIA World Factbook - Aggiornato a partire da Marzo 31, 2017