ASEAN Centre in MGIMO-University the MFA of Russia




Territory: 330,345 sq. km. (65 in the world)
Population in 2020: 32,3 million people.

Capital: Kuala Lumpur

GDP in 2020: 337 billion (current US$)
GDP per capita in 2020: 10 412 (current US$)

Official language: Malay
Currency: Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)

Regime: constitutional monarchy
Head of State: Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah

Head of Government: Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob

Russia-Malaysia Diplomatic Relations: established on 3 April 1967
Ambassador of Malaysia to Russia: H.E. Mr. Dato’ Bala Chandran Tharman
Embassy of Malaysia in the Russian Federation
Ambassador of Russia to Malaysia: H.E. Mr. Naiyl Latypov
Embassy of the Russian Federation in Malaysia

Government of Malaysia
MFA of Malaysia

The New Straits Times
The Star
Berita Harian

Science and Education
Institute of Strategic and International Studies (ISIS) Malaysia
University of Malaya
National University of Malaysia