The Malaysian government recently opened online applications for multiple-entry visas.

Key Points:

  • Individuals can submit applications through the MYVISA portal to enter the country for business purposes, tourism and a few other reasons. To apply individuals must:
    • Show proof of sufficient funds for staying in the country.
    • Possess a valid and confirmed return ticket.
    • Not be a part of a tour group.
    • Pay applicable fees if they are an Indian or Chinese national.
  • More information regarding the e-visa multiple-entry visa application process is available here.

Additional Information: Foreign nationals cannot submit applications for Employment Passes, Professional Visit Passes or Dependent Passes on the MYVISA portal.

BAL Analysis: Foreign nationals can now apply for the multiple-entry visa for Malaysia. Travelers are reminded that they are permitted to conduct business activities while in the country on the multiple-entry visa.

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