Currency - The Ringgit Malaysia (RM) is Malaysia's official currency.
Paper notes come in RM100, RM50, RM10, RM5, RM2, and RM1 bills. Coins come in 50-sen, 20-sen, 10-sen, and 5-sen denominations. Traveller's cheques can be exchanged at banks. Major credit cards are accepted at most major commercial outlets and hotels.
Several banks are located in the centre of Kangar. There are within walking distance from KWSP Building. All of these banks have ATMs installed on premise for convenient banking. You can withdraw cash by using major credit cards.
|1||Maybank||Bangunan KWSP, Jalan Bukit Lagi, Kangar, Perlis||04 - 976 3417|
|2||CIMB Bank||Bangunan UMNO, Jalan Penjara, Kangar, Perlis||04 - 976 1292|
|3||Public Bank||No 9, Jalan Raja Syed ALwi, Kangar Perlis||04 - 976 3311|
|4||Bank Muamalat||No 9, BA, Jalan Bukit Lagi, Kangar Perlis||04 - 977 5626|
|5||Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad||No 51, BA, Jalan Seruling, Kangar,Perlis||04 - 977 3711|
|6||Hong Leong Bank||No 40, Jalan Bukit Lagi, Kangar, Perlis||04 - 977 0366|
|7||Bank Rakyat||No 38, Jalan Medan Syed Alwi, Kangar, Perlis||04 - 976 0349|
|8||Bank Simpanan Nasional Berhad||Stesen Bas Ekspres No 7, Jalan Bukit Lagi, Kangar, Perlis||04 - 976 3377|
Business Hours - Government offices are open from 8 am to 5 pm. Retail shops are generally open from 10 am to 8 pm. Banking hours are from 9 am to 4 pm. Saturdays and Sundays are public holidays.