Cost of living comparison between George, South Africa and Alor Star, Malaysia

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These prices were last updated on September 29, 2016. Exchange rate: 0.29845 MYR / ZAR

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Cost of living in George (South Africa) is about the same as in Alor Star (Malaysia)

For example, you would need at least RM3,220 (R 10,791) in George to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM3,125 in Alor Star.

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