Kuala Lumpur is the capital and largest city in Malaysia. Greater Kuala Lumpur, also known as the Klang Valley, is an urban agglomeration and is among the fastest growing metropolitan regions in Southeast Asia, in both population and economic development.
Kuala Lumpur is rated Alpha by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network (GaWC) which evaluates and ranks the relationships between world cities in the context of globalisation. Alpha level cities are linked to major economic states and regions and into the world economy.
Kuala Lumpur is the #35 city in the world according to the Global Power City Index (GPCI) which evaluates and ranks the major cities of the world according to their magnetism, or their comprehensive power to attract people, capital, and enterprises from around the world. It does so through measuring six key functions: Economy, Research and Development, Cultural Interaction, Liveability, Environment, and Accessibility.
Kuala Lumpur is the #41 city in the world according to the Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI) which evaluates and ranks the competitiveness of the major financial centres of the world according to a wide range of criteria – Human Capital, Business, Finance, Infrastructure and Reputation.
Kuala Lumpur has a population of over 1,768,000 people. Kuala Lumpur also forms part of the wider Greater Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area which has a population of over 7,200,000 people.
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