Cost of living in Shah Alam (Malaysia) is 67% 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 385 prices entered by 24 different people.
For example, you would need at least E£ 28,408 (RM6,635) in Shah Alam to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with E£ 17,000 in Alexandria.