PENANG - THE PEARL OF THE ORIENT

Located on the northwest coast of Peninsular Malaysia, Penang enjoyed a glorious past as the illustrious Pearl Of The Orient, Today, celebrated as one of UNESCO World Heritage Cities, Penang's fame shines at the forefront of the world. Vibrant, culturally rich and renowned for its excellent business potential, it attracts more than 5 million visitors a year and has led all States in Malaysia in foreign direct investments over the last four years. Its newly refurbished international airport currently receives more than 500 flights a week; a statistic that is expected to increase in the coming years.