Kluang name derives from the Malay word ‘bat’, which means a big bat or fruit bats. These animals exist in great numbers in Kluang last few decades; but now almost no longer due to hunting and the destruction of its natural habitat
Ranking Kluang is located in the heart of Johor State, surrounded by all regions, except Muar. Capacity Kluang district is 2,8518.8 square kilometers. Council administrative area 126.57 square kilometers. Kluang’re with other cities through a network of roads and railways.
1915 was a historic year for Kluang. In the administrative center was established for the central region of Johor. In the same year also contact Kluang railway communication with other major cities have been built. The rapid growth of Kluang began in the 1920s and 1930s with the main rubber producing areas
Street Art in KLUANG
Television Brand Kluang Coffee
You might be wondering why it is called ” Television” . The origin of its name is very interesting. Back in 1960s, television sets are expensive and owning one became a dream for every household in Malaysia. Television brings us latest news and entertainment that’s why it became a choice for Mr Gong Tor, founder of Kluang Coffee Powder Factory to use television as its branding.His aim is to produce high quality coffee that can be seen in every household and bring the families closer together while they enjoy a good cup of coffee.
GETTING AROUND JOHOR BY BUS
Visitors to Johor Bahru can travel to different places within the city by using its extensive bus service network. The buses have destination boards and mostly operate from Larkin Central or the main bus stops in the city centre opposite of City Square (a shopping mall linked to the Malaysian Customs). The fares for the majority of the buses are relatively cheap and they also cater to travellers who are heading to the outskirts of Johor.