Cost of living in Shah Alam (Malaysia) is 69% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt)
This comparison is lacking data. It provides a decent comparison, but it is not yet reliable. It is based on 440 prices entered by 29 different people.
For example, you would need at least E£ 28,653 (RM6,648) in Shah Alam to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with E£ 17,000 in Alexandria.