International Exposition
September 15 - 18, 2016
International Business Luncheon Talk
September 15, 2016
Sutera Harbour Resort, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
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Entry Requirements

A valid passport (and visa if applicable) is required for all persons entering Malaysia. A passport is also necessary for travel between Peninsular Malaysia and the East Malaysian states of Sabah and Sarawak, as well as between Sabah and Sarawak.

Visas

  1. Nationals of these countries do not require visa to enter Malaysia for all purpose of visits.
    • LIECHTENSTEIN, NETHERLANDS, SWITZERLAND, St. MARINO, SINGAPORE, BRUNEI
    • All COMMONWEALTH countries except INDIA, PAKISTAN, BANGLADESH, SRI LANKA, NIGERIA

  2. Nationals of this country do not require visa for social visits and study.
    • United States of America (USA)

  3. Nationals of these countries do not require visa to enter Malaysia for the purpose of social visits for not more than three (3) months. For other purposes or social visits for a duration of stay exceeding three (3) months, visa is required.
    • ALBANIA, ALGERIA, ARGENTINA, AUSTRIA, BAHRAIN, BELGIUM, BOSNIA HERZ, BRAZIL, CHILE, CROATIA, CUBA, CZECH REP, DENMARK, EGYPT, FINLAND, FRANCE, GERMANY, HUNGARY, ICELAND, ITALY, JAPAN, JORDAN, KYRGYZSTAN, KUWAIT, LEBANON, LUXEMBOURG, NORWAY, OMAN, PERU, POLAND, QATAR, ROMANIA, SAUDI ARABIA, SOUTH KOREA, SPAIN, SWEDEN, SLOVAKIA, TUNISIA, TURKEY, TURKESMENISTAN, U.A.E, URUGUAY, YEMEN

  4. Nationals of these countries do not require visa to enter Malaysia for the purpose of social visits for not more than one (1) month. For other purposes or social visits for a duration of stay exceeding one (1) month, visa is required.
    • HONG KONG (SAR), MACAU (SAR), BRITISH NATIONAL OVERSEAS (BNO), NORTH KOREA, VIETNAM
    • All ASEAN countries except MYANMAR
    • Others countries that are not listed in any of the other categories

  5. Nationals of this country do not require visa to enter Malaysia for the purpose of social visits for not more than fifteen ( 15 ) days. For other purposes or social visits for a duration of stay exceeding fifteen ( 15 ) days, visa is required.
    • IRAN

  6. Nationals of these countries do not require visa to enter Malaysia for the purpose of social visits for not more than fourteen (14) days. For other purposes or social visits for a duration of stay exceeding fourteen ( 14 ) days, visa is required.
    • IRAQ, LIBYA, SYRIA, MACAO (Travel Permit), PORTUGAL (Alien Passport)

  7. Nationals of these countries require visa for any purpose of visit.
    • BANGLADESH, INDIA, PAKISTAN, SRI LANKA, AFGHANISTAN, TAIWAN, MYANMAR, NEPAL, BHUTAN, PR CHINA, ANGOLA, BURKINA FASO, BURUNDI, CAMEROON, CENTRAL AFRICAN REP, CONGO REP, CONGO DEMOCRATIC REP, COTE D'VOIRE, DJIBOUTI, EQUATORIAL GUINEA, ERITREA, ETHIOPIA, GHANA, GUINEA BISSAU, LIBERIA, MALI, MOZAMBIQUE, NIGER, NIGERIA, RWANDA
    • All Holders of Cert. Of Identity
    • All Holder of LAISSER PASSER
    • All Holder of TITRE DE VOYAGE

  8. Nationals of these countries require special approval from the Ministry of Home Affairs to enter Malaysia.
    • ISRAEL, YUGOSLAVIA, MONTE NEGRO

Visit Pass

A social or Tourist Visit Pass does not permit the holder to take up employment, business or professional work in Malaysia. The Business Visit Pass allows foreign visitors to enter Malaysia for business negotiations or inspection of business houses. However, these passes cannot be used for employment purposes or for supervising the installation of new machinery or the construction of a factory. No fee is charged for a Business Visit Pass, issued for a period of up to three months.

For more details, please visit the Malaysian Immigration Department Web Site at http://www.imi.gov.my.