Resources and Information about Penang

Find out more about Penang 'The Pearl of the Orient' with some of these links.

People in Penang are able to speak more than one language. Most people can speak English as well as the national language, Bahasa Malaysia. Many can speak a third language too, usually their mother tongue. It is quite common to hear the locals speak to one another in a combination of a few languages. Penang also has a large expatriate community.

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