Currency and credit cards
The currency is Malaysian Ringgit (RM), international code: MYR. 1 USD is approximately 3.5 MYR.
Travelers checks and foreign currencies can be exchanged at banks and hotels. All mayor credit cards types – VISA, Diners Club, American Express and MasterCard – are accepted in many places, but smaller boutiques prefer cash.
Monday to Friday: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
GMT+8, Standard Malaysian Time.
240 volts, AC/50-Cycle system.
Official language: Bahasa Malayisa (Malay). English is widely spoken.
Check with the embassy in your country for visa requirements.