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Lubok Antu District

Lubok Antu is a district in the Sri Aman Division of the state of Sarawak, Malaysia. It borders on Indonesia and a Malaysian border crossing checkpoint is located here. The checkpoint on the Indonesian side is called the Nanga Badau Border Crossi ...

Meradong District

The Meradong District is located in Sarikei Division, Sarawak, Malaysia. The capital of Meradong District is Bintangor, Sarawak. The official census in 2006 stated Meradong as covering 719 sq km, making it the smallest district of Sarawak in term ...

Miri District

Miri District is an administrative district in Miri Division, Sarawak, Malaysia covering a total area of 4707 km 2. The Miri District can be divided into Miri City, Sibuti sub-district, and Niah sub-district. They are governed by Miri District Of ...

Miri Division

Miri Division is one of the twelve administrative divisions of Sarawak, Malaysia. It has a total area of 26.777.1 square kilometres, and is the second largest division after Kapit Division. The population of Miri Division year 2000 census was 316 ...

Mount Dulit

Mount Dulit is a mountain in Borneo. It peaks at 1.311 metres above sea level and stands at the head of the Baram River in northern Sarawak, Malaysia. It is a western outlier of the Bornean cordillera and is largely covered with tropical rainfore ...

Mount Mulu

Mount Mulu is a sandstone and shale mountain. At 2376 m, it is the second highest mountain in the state of Sarawak, after Mount Murud. It is located within the boundaries of Gunung Mulu National Park, which is named after it.

Mount Murud

Mount Murud or Muru is a sandstone mountain located in Limbang Division, Sarawak, Malaysia At 2.424 m, it is the highest mountain in Sarawak.

Nanga Entulang

Nanga Entulang is a settlement in the Sri Aman District of Sarawak, Malaysia. It is on the southeast bank of the Batang Lupar river, and includes the eponymous stream Sungai Entulang. Neighbouring settlements include: Setumbin 4 kilometres 2.5 mi ...

Oya, Malaysia

Oya is a town and the administrative centre of the subdistrict of the same name in Mukah Division, in the Malaysian state of Sarawak. It is located near the mouth of Oya River with the South China Sea. Oya is about 26 kilometres to the west of Mu ...

Padawan municipality

The Padawan municipality is a collective name given to a subset of the Kuching District area which is not administered locally by the Kuching South City Council and the Kuching North City Hall. It has an area of 1771.3 km 2, covering the suburbs ...

Padawan, Sarawak

Padawan is a sub-district of the city of Kuching, in the state of Sarawak, Malaysia. The name is also used to refer to the local government in Sarawak, the Padawan Municipal Council, and to Bidayuh Village, which is also known as Kampung Padawan. ...

Pakan District

Pakan District is an administrative district in Sarikei Division, Sarawak, Malaysia, covering an area of 924.6 square kilometres. The town of Pakan is the capital of the Pakan district, located 45 km from the town of Sarikei.

Pangkalan Stungkor

Pangkalan Stungkor is a settlement in the Lundu division of Sarawak, Malaysia. It lies approximately 47.3 kilometres west-south-west of the state capital Kuching. Neighbouring settlements include: Kampung Selampit 9.3 kilometres 5.8 mi northwest ...

Punan Sama

Punan Sama is a small village situated along the Rajang River in Sarawak, Malaysia. The longhouses previous name was "Lovuk Tepeleang". The majority of those inhabiting the longhouse are Punan, with a few Sekapan, Kejaman and Lahanan, as a result ...

Samarahan Division

Samarahan Division is one of the twelve administrative divisions in Sarawak, Malaysia. Formerly part of the First Division, which included Kuching, it became a separate Division on 24 July 1986, with a total area of 4.967.4 square kilometres. Sam ...

Sarikei District

Sarikei District is an administrative district in Sarikei Division, Sarawak, Malaysia, covering an area of 985 square kilometres. The town of Sarikei is the capital of the Sarikei district.

Sarikei Division

Sarikei Division is one of the twelve administrative divisions in Sarawak, Malaysia. Formerly part of the Third Division, which included Sibu and Kapit, Sarikei Division has a total area of 4.332.4 square kilometres, and is the second smallest of ...

Sibu District

Sibu District is an administrative district in Sibu Division, Sarawak, Malaysia covering a total area of 2229.8 km 2. It can be divided into Sibu Town area and the rural areas. The satellite township of Sibu Jaya is included in the rural areas. S ...

Siburan

Siburan is a small town in Serian Division, Sarawak, Malaysia. Located along Kuching-Serian Highway. It lies approximately 25.2 kilometres 15.7 mi south-south-east of the state capital Kuching. Neighbouring settlements include: Kampung Sungei Duu ...

Spaoh

Spaoh is a small town and a sub-district in the Betong Division in the state of Sarawak, Malaysia, formerly known as Saribas District. Geographically not administratively, Spaoh is divided into areas such as Ili Pasar Spaoh downriver, Bungin, Pak ...

Sri Aman District

The Sri Aman District is one of two districts in the Sri Aman Division of Sarawak, Malaysia. It is named after its capital which is Sri Aman, which means town of peace in Malay. It has a land area of 2.323.7 square kilometres. The district popula ...

Sriaman

Sri Aman Division, formerly known as Simanggang’ or Second Division, was established on 1 June 1873. The name Sri Aman was taken from the historic event of the Deklarasi Sri Aman’ or Peace Declaration’, which was signed on 21 October 1973 between ...

Sungai Kut Muara

Sungai Kut Muara is a village in Dalat District, Mukah Division in the Malaysian state of Sarawak. It is situated in the area where a tributary Kut River meets the larger Igan River. Sungai Kut Muara is about 13 kilometres to the west of Dalat, t ...

Tanjung Kidurong

Tanjung Kidurong, known as simply Kidurong, is a port town in Sarawak, Malaysia. Approximately 15 minutes from the centre of Bintulu, Kidurong functions as the main industrial core of the Bintulu area. The MLNG Complex, which is the largest singl ...

Tatau

Tatau is a town, and the capital of the Tatau District in Bintulu Division, Sarawak, Malaysia. The districts reported total population for Tatau was 30.383. Tatau became a district in 1987. Before that it was a Sub District under Bintulu District ...

Assam Jawa

Assam Jawa is a small town in Kuala Selangor, Selangor, Malaysia. It is located a few kilometres south of Kuala Selangor town and a few kilometres north of Jeram town. This town has a T-junction which connects Kuala Selangor to Kuala Lumpur throu ...

Bandar Baru Klang

Bandar Baru Klang is a modern township located just 2 km away from the Klang town centre in the state of Selangor, Malaysia. Klang Newtown is developed by the Acmar Group. The township falls under the jurisdiction of the Klang Municipal Council.

Bandar Baru Selayang

Selayang Newtown is the capital of Gombak District, Selangor, Malaysia. The capital moved from Rawang to Selayang Newtown in 1997. The capital is named after Selayang, a village located 2 km southeast of Selayang Newtown. Selayang Newtown is also ...

Bandar Botanic

Botanic Klang is a major township in the southern part of Klang, Selangor, Malaysia. The RM3 billion township project is led by Gamuda Berhad and developed by Harum Intisari Sdn Bhd. It is adjacent to other new and modern townships such as Glenma ...

Bandar Country Homes

Bandar Country Homes is a township in Rawang, Gombak District, Selangor, Malaysia, about 10 km from Rawang town. Around the 1940s it was a factory area. The invading Japanese built sugar factories here which were then destroyed. Around the 1990s ...

Bandar Sungai Buaya

Sungai Buaya is a new township in Hulu Selangor district of Selangor, Malaysia. It is located near Rawang and can be accessed via the federal trunk road after the Perodua car making plant. There is a Malay village located here on another road. It ...

Bangi, Malaysia

It is roughly situated between the towns of Kajang 11 km. and Nilai, Negeri Sembilan 13 km. The town is surrounded by palm oil estates, most of which were converted to townships over the last 20 years. The town is surrounded by small Malay villag ...

Batang Kali

Batang Kali is a town in Hulu Selangor District, Selangor, Malaysia. The town is a transit point to Genting Highlands, where the casino and theme park is located. The new township of Bandar Baru Batang Kali Ligamas is located in this area. The Ba ...

Bernam Jaya

Bernam Jaya is a new Malaysian township in Hulu Selangor constituency in northern Selangor built by Selangor State Development Corporation, close to the Perak-Selangor border.

Bestari Jaya

In 2007 the name Batang Berjuntai was renamed "Bestari Jaya" despite local resistance, as someone in authority rather mistakenly felt that "batang berjuntai" had phallic connotations batang is Malay slang for "penis", and berjuntai translate dire ...

Bukit Lanjan

Bukit Lanjan is a Malaysian hill in the Petaling district of Selangor. It is also the name of a state constituency of the Selangor State Assembly. Bukit Lanjan is part of the Damansara parliamentary constituency. The Bukit Lanjan state constituen ...

Bukit Mahkota

Bandar Bukit Mahkota is a new township in Bangi, Hulu Langat District, Selangor, Malaysia. Bandar Bukit Mahkota is a 1.320 acres 5.3 km 2 development near the border of Selangor and Negeri Sembilan. Nearest to the township are Seri Putra at Selan ...

Bukit Raja

Bukit Raja is a mukim in Petaling District, Selangor, Malaysia. It was an oil palm plantation owned by Sime Derby Plantations. The estate no longer exists, and the area has been converted into a housing estate. The estate had a convenience store, ...

Bukit Tagar

Bukit Tagar is an area in Hulu Selangor District, Selangor, Malaysia. The Bukit Tagar Landfill is located here. The upcoming Berjaya Industrial City built by the Berjaya Group, the same company that constructed the landfill is situated along the ...

Carey Island

The Carey Island is an island in Selangor, Malaysia. Carey Island is located to the south of Port Klang and north of Banting town. It is a huge island separated from the Selangor coast by the Langat River, connected by two bridges from Chodoi and ...

Chiling waterfalls

Chiling waterfalls, located on the path to Frasers Hill are several waterfalls located in Selangor, Malaysia. The waterfalls are composed of three separate vertical waterfalls.

Dengkil

The town lies between Cyberjaya and the Multimedia Super Corridor to the north, and Salak Tinggi to the south. In recent years, Dengkil has benefited from the growth of Putrajaya, the federal district city which is located nearby. Dengkil places ...

Gabai River

The Gabai River, a minor river in the Langat River basin, flows from the 1.462-metre-high Big Ghost Mountain in the state of Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia into the Dipterocarp forest reserve of the Hulu Langat district in the adjacent state of Selangor.

Glenmarie Cove

Glenmarie Cove is a 200-acre freehold gated residential enclave located in the south of the royal town of Klang in the state of Selangor, Malaysia. It is adjacent to other new and modern townships such as Bandar Botanic and Bukit Tinggi. Develope ...

Gombak (town)

The town is situated alongside Jalan Gombak, in the northeastern fringes of Kuala Lumpur, just across the border from Wangsa Maju. Other adjacent towns include Ulu Klang, Ampang and Batu Caves. Gombak town is located in Selangor but a small fract ...

Ijok

Ijok is a mukim in Kuala Selangor District, Selangor, Malaysia. It is located along Federal route. Sited at a junction that leads to the bigger and more developed Bestari Jaya Batang Berjuntai, Pekan Ijok is, in a sense, a cowboy town with a main ...

Jenjarom

Jenjarom is a town located in the Kuala Langat District of Selangor state in Malaysia. Around 95% of the 30.000 residents are Hokkien Chinese, and Hokkien is the main language used locally. The majority of the Hokkien population trace their roots ...

Jugra

Jugra is a mukim, historical town and former royal town in Kuala Langat District, Selangor, Malaysia. It is separated from Pulau Carey by the Langat River.

Kampung Lombong

Kampung Lombong is a small village in Section 29, Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia. This village is located between the Klang, Petaling and Kuala Langat districts of Selangor and surrounds with other townships such as Puchong, Putra Heights, Bandar ...

Kelana Jaya

Kelana Jaya is a suburb of Petaling Jaya city, in the state of Selangor, Malaysia, comprising sections SS3, SS4, SS5, SS6, and SS7. The Damansara–Puchong Expressway cuts through this neighbourhood. The shopping mall Paradigm Mall is located here.