Contact: TG Ch'ng
Phone: +6012 493 7270
Malaysian Immigration is increasingly concerned about multiple and frequent entries into Malaysia by foreign passport holders – MM2H is a very flexible 10-year retirement visa.
Retire in Penang
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If you are planning to sail to Thailand you will need a Thai Tourist Visa prior to entry – Penang is the only port along the Straits of Melaka where Thai visas can be issued.
Follow this link to check specific details re nationality, etc: http://www.mfa.go.th/main/en/services/4908
Royal Thai Consulate
Address: 1, Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, Taman Barat, 10350 George Town, Penang
Phone: +60 4-226 9484
Visa page: http://www.consular.go.th/main/th/other/7393