VISA APPLICATIONMost nationalities do not require visas for social or business visits to Malaysia. Visitors to Malaysia must be in possession of a valid passport or travel document with a minimum validity of six (6) months
For more information on visa, please refer to Malaysia Immigration Department at www.imi.gov.my
Unique Cultural DiversityAn amazing variety of cultures, lifestyles, cuisines and arts. Malaysia, Truly Asia.
Easy Access60 direct international airlines from more than 100 destinations.
Seamless Connectivity6 international airports, 16 domestic airports, efficient road and rail infrastructure.
Strategic LocationLocated between China and India, and in the heart of ASEAN.
Value for moneyFirst class accommodations, venues and services at a competitive price.
CURRENCYThe monetary unit of the country is Ringgit Malaysia and is written as RM or MYR. The exchange rate is valued at USD1 = RM 4.19 (as of 01 October 2019). Notes are available in RM1, RM5, RM10, RM20, RM50, and RM100 denominations, while coins are issued in 5, 10, 20 and 50 sen (cents) denominations.
Foreign currencies can be exchanged at banks and money changers found widely at the airport and city centre.
ATMs are available country-wide with 24-hour access. Major credit cards are widely accepted at hotels, department stores, shops, restaurants and pubs. Please take usual precaution when PIN is not required when using cards.