Johor Bahru (JB) is the capital city of Johor located in the furthest south of Malaysia and just next to Singapore.
The population is 47.5 percent Malay, 34.2 percent Chinese, 9.0 percent Indian, 0.6 percent other minorities and 8.7 percent non-citizens. The Malays are chiefly descended from Riau Malay and Javanese stock.
The presence of Singapore-owned companies and tourists is significant. Johor Bahru’s many shopping complexes cater to tourists from Singapore who visit the city for shopping and entertainment, taking advantage of the stronger Singapore dollar. As such, Johor Bahru’s retail scene is highly developed for a city of its size. The main shopping districts are located within the city, with a number of large shopping malls located in the suburbs.
Places of Interest
Tourism is one of the main attraction in Johor Bahru due to its’ reachable distance to Singapore. Johor Bharu gets its’ daily, weekly, monthly and seasonally visitors all around Malaysia, Singapore and neighboring countries all year long. Below are some of Johor Bharu’s popular places of interests.
- Sultan Abu Bakar State Mosque
- Sultan Abu Bakar Royal Palace Museum
- Sultan Ibrahim Building
- Dataran Bandaraya Johor Bahru
- Johor Bahru Chinese Heritage Museum
- Johor Bahru Kwong Siew Heritage
- Johor Bahru Old Chinese temple
- Arulmigu Sri Rajakaliamman Hindu Temple
- Sri Raja Mariamman Hindu Temple
- Danga Bay
- Johor Bahru Zoo
- Jalan Tan Hiok Nee Cultural Street
- Puteri Harbour Family Theme Park
- Senai International Airport
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No.210 Jalan Permai 7, Taman Permai 81000 Kulaijaya
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