Malaysia is a federal constitutional monarchy located in Southeast Asia bordering Thailand with maritime borders to Brunei, Indonesia, The Philippines, Singapore and Vietnam. Malaysia gained its independence from the United Kingdom on August 31, 1957 with Sarawak (July 22, 1963) and north Borneo (August 31, 1963) later joining Malaysia. Malaysia, Sarawak, north Borneo and Singapore formed a federation on September 16, 1963 with Singapore leaving in 1965. The capital of Malaysia is Kuala Lumpur and the official language is Malaysian. Grand Theft Auto V is banned in Malaysia.
References to Malaysia
- GTA III
- On Chatterbox FM, Lazlow mentions that working at the station "sure beats the hell out of digging sewage ditches outside Kuala Lumpur."
- GTA San Andreas
- James Pedeaston, host of The Wild Traveller radio station, is being investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation for child molestation that took place in Malaysia.