Helpful tips

Who is considered as Bumiputera?

Who is considered as Bumiputera?

[1] A child is considered as a Bumiputera if one of the parents is a Muslim Malay, as stated in the Constitution. This is consistent with the definition of a Malay provided in Article 160 of the Constitution. [2] Bumiputera also includes Orang Asli (Peninsular Malaysia), Sabah natives and Sarawak natives.

How many Bumiputera are there in Malaysia?

In 2020, 69.6 percent of the Malaysian population were classified as Bumiputera, while 22.6 percent were classified as ethnic Chinese. As of July 2021, it was estimated that the Bumiputera share of the population would increase to 69.8 percent, and the ethnic Chinese share would decrease to 22.4 percent.

How many races are there in Malaysia?

The largest group of Malaysians consist of three main races, namely the Malays, Chinese and Indians. Orang Asli are the natives in Peninsular Malaysia and is generally divided into three major groups, namely the Negrito, Senoi and Proto-Malay.

How do I get Bumiputera status company?


  1. Paid-up capital of at least RM25,000.
  2. Shareholders are 100% Bumiputera(Malaysian)
  3. Board of Directors are at least 51% Bumiputera(Malaysian)
  4. Managerial and Professional Staff are at least 51% Bumiputera(Malaysian)
  5. Supporting Staff are at least 51% Bumiputera(Malaysian)

Can Chinese buy Bumi lot?

Bumi Lots are units of land or property, which can only be purchased and owned by Bumiputeras.

Is Eurasians a bumiputera?

1. Portuguese Eurasians get only one Bumiputera privilege.

Are Malaysians friendly?

While Malaysia generally stays under the radar, it is one of Asia’s most friendly and tolerant countries where its three major ethnic communities live mostly in harmony. All this is to say that I have found Malaysian hospitality itself as cordial as this Manglish word.

What is Bumi status?

Bumiputera or Bumiputra (Jawi: بوميڤوترا‎, Sanskrit: भूमिपुत्र) is a term used in Malaysia to describe Malays, the Orang Asli of Peninsular Malaysia, and various indigenous peoples of East Malaysia (see official definition below).

How do you get a MOF license?

How do I obtain the MOF License?

  1. Latest 3 months Bank statements.
  2. Latest 3 months KWSP statements.
  3. Company profile stating the details of all directors & shareholders.
  4. 1 set of certified true copy (CTC) form 49, 24, 44/Section 14, M&A if available and Section 17.