Johor has a rich and illustrious
history that goes back to the early 16th century. It is named after the Arabic
word Jauhar which translates into "precious stones".
The state capital
Johor Bahru and Iskandar Malaysia have emerged as the state's dynamic new
economic zone, attracting foreign investments and multinational talents.
The culturally diverse city boasts an array of appetizing local cuisine.
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