Melaka is located at the southern region of Malaysia. Melaka (or Malacca), a city well-known for its rich history, contributed a great deal in the development of Malaysia and its neigbouring countries as a whole. The city of Melaka (Malacca) is unique, with the blend of multi-racial cultures found on her local lifestyles, cuisines and languages, creating a harmonious atmosphere. The locals (Melakans or Malaccans) are generally very friendly and helful people. The cost of living here is not high, making it a good place for both local and foreign investors to setup their businesses here, especially in terms of manufacturing.