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Documents to bring when renewing your Malaysian passport

UPDATE: Renewing passport is now very easy.  PLEASE CLICK HERE to view my updated post in July 2017 on changing my NRIC and renewing my passport on the same day at Kompleks Kementerian Dalam Negeri at Jalan Duta.  The process of renewing would be similar at other immigration branches however the duration may differ. Below [...]

How to Get International Driving Permit from Malaysia

This post applies to a Malaysian who holds a valid Malaysian driving license. If you are planning to travel overseas- whether for vacation or work and you forsee that you will need to drive, please get an International Driving Permit. You need not sit for theory exams or do your practical just to get the [...]

Thailand Border Runs is now 14 days instead of 28 days

Normally, when a foreigner enters Thailand via Suvarnabhumi airport, a 30 days stay is given. Because Thailand is such a great country to be in, many visitors, myself included, find ourselves going for what is termed as border hops/runs- ie go to the nearest Thai border, exit the country to a neighboring country (Myanmar, Laos, Cambodia [...]

How to Make a Malaysian Passport

UPDATE: Renewing passport is now very easy.  PLEASE CLICK HERE to view my updated post in July 2017 on changing both my NRIC (to the new version) and renewing my passport on the same day at Kompleks Kementerian Dalam Negeri at Jalan Duta.  The process would be similar with other immigration branches, however the duration may [...]