Malaysia is part of Asia with main city at
Kuala Lumpur. Its Developing country with a
population of 31M people. The main currency is Malaysian Ringgit. The languages
spoken are Malaysian. Malaysia is the formal name of Malaysia It is adviced to Exercise normal safety precautions Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~25.23 °C 🌧 ~337.36 mm 👨👩👦👦 31M people
⚠️ Travel advice
Exercise normal safety precautions
We've reviewed our travel advice for Malaysia and included updates on the kidnapping risk in eastern Sabah. We haven't changed the level – exercise normal safety precautions overall. Reconsider your need to travel to the coastal region of eastern Sabah. Reconsider your need to travel to Coastal region of eastern Sabah including nearby islands and dive sites.
issued date: August 1, 2019
Malaysia uses 240V, 50Hz with socket and plug Type G.
The languages that are typically spoken are Malaysian
💱 Currencies Used
Malaysia uses the Malaysian ringgit (symbol: RM), code MYR.Banknotes come in denominations of 100, 50, 20, 10, 5 and 1 ringgits. Ringgit is subdivided into 100 sens. Coins come in denominations of 50, 20, 10 and 5 sens.
Automatic teller machines are common in Malaysia. You can usually find them in both large & small cities.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Not expected, but can leave extra tip Tipping is usually not expected in Malaysia. However, if you are satisfied with the service provided you can show your appreciation by leaving a small ‘extra’ tip. Receipts always include a service charge.