With the onset of January 2020, tourists from China and India will be able to visit Malaysia without applying for a tourist visa in advance. This facility is valid for the entire year until December 2020.
The government gazette orders permit a 15-day visa exemption for tourists from China and India for Jan 1 to Dec 31 in the year 2020, in conjunction with Visit Malaysia Year 2020. Throughout 2020, tourists from China and India will be able to enter Malaysia for up to 15 days by using the electronic travel registration and an information system, either individually or via travel agencies in the respective countries. Upon registration, the tourists must travel to Malaysia within three months. The 15-day visa-free period is unextendable and the entrance to and exit from Malaysia would have to be through authorised airports or through the immigration control posts.
Upon arrival, they must prove sufficiency of money or a credit card, along with an itinerary of their travel plans.