Error message

  • Deprecated function: Array and string offset access syntax with curly braces is deprecated in include_once() (line 1105 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Deprecated function: Array and string offset access syntax with curly braces is deprecated in include_once() (line 1105 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Deprecated function: The each() function is deprecated. This message will be suppressed on further calls in FieldCollectionItemEntity->fetchHostDetails() (line 392 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/sites/all/modules/field_collection/field_collection.module).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Deprecated function: Methods with the same name as their class will not be constructors in a future version of PHP; views_display has a deprecated constructor in require_once() (line 3143 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Deprecated function: Methods with the same name as their class will not be constructors in a future version of PHP; views_many_to_one_helper has a deprecated constructor in require_once() (line 113 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/sites/all/modules/ctools/ctools.module).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Notice: Trying to access array offset on value of type int in element_children() (line 6421 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).
  • Deprecated function: implode(): Passing glue string after array is deprecated. Swap the parameters in drupal_get_feeds() (line 394 of /home/asiapacific/www/www/adaptationforum/includes/common.inc).

Venue

Putra World Trade Centre

41, Jalan Tun Ismail, 50480 KUALA LUMPUR

MALAYSIA

Website: http://www.pwtc.com.my

http://www.pwtc.com.my/c/location-map/

 

The Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) is the main venue for the Asia-Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum 2014. The building was constructed in the late 1970s and it is named Putra World Trade Centre after Malaysia’s first Prime Minister Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj. It is one of the nation’s premier convention centres. While PWTC has the largest exhibition space in the country, it offers all the necessary services, i.e. bank, post office, and business centre; as well as food and beverage, i.e. restaurant, café and catering services. 

PWTC is located next to Kuala Lumpur’s Golden Triangle and approximately 52 minutes from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA). It is highly accessible through road, rail and serviced by frequent bus and taxi services. At the same time, it is within easy walking distant of restaurants and 3-5 star hotels.

Accommodation

ASIA-PACIFIC CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION FORUM 2014, 1–3 OCTOBER 2014 PWTC

Hotels nearby Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) ranging from 5 stars to 2 stars are offering a range of competitive rates. These hotels are within the walking distance from the PWTC or accessible by public transportation.Thus, no shuttle buses will be provided between airports andthe hotels as well as hotels and PWTC.

All the room rates are in Ringgit Malaysia.It is common in Malaysia where room package includes breakfast for 1–2 persons. Please check it out when making the booking.

The rate in US Dollar is for reference purpose and it might be different due to the daily currency exchange rate. The exchange rate is at RM1=USD0.31 as of 15 May 2014.

No.Hotel Name and Address
Star & 
Rooms Types 
Available
Room Rate 
Starts from 
(per room per 
night)
Distance 
from Venue 
 
Contact Person for 
Reservation 
 
1.
Seri Pacific Hotel KL 
Address: Jalan Putra, 50350 
KUALA LUMPUR 
Homepage: 
 
5 Stars 
Superior 
Single 
RM260++ 
(approximately 
RM301.60 net) 
with breakfast 
(USD 93.49) 
< 5 min walk 
Connected to 
the venue 
Ms. Nur Liyana 
Khalidah Mohamad 
Sales Coordinator 
Seri Pacific Hotel KL 
Tel: +03 – 4049 4313 
(DL) 
Fax: +603 – 4043 
5253 
Email: 
Superior 
Double 
RM290++ 
(approximately 
RM336.40) 
with breakfast 
(USD 104.28) 
Deluxe Single
RM290++ 
(approximately 
RM336.40) 
with breakfast 
(USD 104.28) 
Deluxe Double
RM330++ 
(approximately 
RM382.80) 
with breakfast 
(USD 118.66) 
2.
Sunway Putra Hotel (formerly known as The Legend Hotel & Apartments)
Address: 9th Floor Sunway Putra Place, 100 Jalan Putra, 50350 KUALA LUMPUR
5 Stars 
Deluxe
Single 
RM250 nett 
with breakfast 
(USD 78)
< 5 min walk 
Opposite the 
venue 
Mr. Fariz
Tel: +603 – 4042 9888 ext. 8032
Fax: +603 – 4041 1030
Email: bookroomsph@sunwayhotels.com
Reservation form
 
Deluxe
Double
RM280 nett
with breakfast
(USD 87)
Crest Room Single
RM380 nett
with breakfast
(USD 118)
Deluxe Double
RM450 nett
with breakfast
(USD 140)
Junior Suite Single
RM460 nett
with breakfast
(USD 143)
Junior Suite Double
RM510 nett
with breakfast
(USD 158)
3.
Vistana KL
Address: No. 9, Jalan
Lumut, Off Jalan Ipoh,
50400 KUALA LUMPUR
Tel: +603 – 4042 8000
Homepage:
4 Stars
RM285++
(approximately
RM330.60 net)
with breakfast
(USD 102.48)
10 – 15 min
by train
Mr. Syafiq Ridha
Ismail
Sales Account
Executive
Tel: +603 – 4042 8000
ext. 8216
Fax: +603 – 4043
8343
Email:
4.
Sani Hotel KL
Address: No. 63, Jalan
Putra Off Jalan Raja Laut,
50350 KUALA LUMPUR
Tel: +603 – 4045 7777
Homepage:
3 Stars
Deluxe Twin /
Single Room
RM180 nett
(with breakfast)
(USD 55.80)
3 – 5 min
walk
Ms. Siti Fadzlina
Tel: +6019 – 395 1124
Email:
Deluxe Triple
RM228 nett
(with breakfast)
(USD 70.68)
Family Suite
RM300 nett
(with breakfast)
(USD 93)
5.
Wira Hotel
Address: No. 123, Jalan
Thamboosamy, 50350
KUALA LUMPUR
Tel: +603 – 4042 3333
2 Stars
Standard
Queen /
Standard
Twin
RM140 nett
with breakfast
(USD 43.40)
3 – 5 min
walk
Mr. Abd. Rashid Bidin
Tel: +603 – 4042 3333
Fax: +603 – 4042
2833
Email:
Superior Twin
RM160 nett
with breakfast
(USD 49.60)

 

Visa

ASIA-PACIFIC CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION FORUM 2014, 1 – 3 OCTOBER 2014 PWTC

Visa for Malaysia

Participants are responsible for their own visa arrangements. The Secretariat will provide registered delegates with the required documents to support their visa applications. For information regarding visa and/or travel documents to Malaysia, please consult the Malaysian Embassy or Consular mission in your country and provide them with a copy of the meeting announcement.
  • Visa Requirements by Country

The information below has been extracted from the website of the Immigration Department of Malaysia. For the latest information with regard to visa application and requirements, participants are
encouraged to consult the respective Malaysian Embassy or Consular mission in their country or visit the following website: http://www.imi.gov.my/index.php/en/main-services/visa/visa-requirement-bycountry
 
I. Commonwealth Countries that Require a Visa
  •  Bangladesh
  •  Cameroon*
  •  Ghana*
  •  Pakistan
  •  Nigeria*
  •  Mozambique*
 
II. Visa Requirements for other Countries
 
Visa Requirements for other Countries
  • Afghanistan (Visa with reference)
  • Congo Democratic Republic*
  • Israel**
  • Serbia Montenegro
  • Angola*
  • Djibouti*
  • Ivory Coast (Cote d’ivoire)*
  • Sri Lanka
  • Bhutan
  • Equatorial Guinea*
  • Liberia*
  • United Nation (Laissez Passer)
  • Burkina Faso*
  • Eritrea*
  • Mali*
  • Western Sahara*
  • Burundi*
  • Ethiopia*
  • Myanmar
  • Yugosalavia
  • Central African Republic*
  • Guinea-Bissau*
  • Nepal
 
  • China
  • Hong Kong (C.I/D.I)
  • Niger*
 
  • Colombia*
  • India
  • Rwanda*
 

 

NOTE:

1.

III. Visitors from the countries listed below are required to produce a Yellow Fever Certificate upon landing in Malaysia :
 
Visitors from the countries listed below are required to produce a Yellow Fever Certificate upon landing in Malaysia
  • Angola
  • Equador
  • Niger
  • St Kitts & Nevis
  • Benin
  • Guinea
  • Nigeria
  • Suriname
  • Bolivia
  • Eritrea
  • Panama
  • Tanzania
  • Brazil
  • Ethiopia
  • Peru
  • Togo
  • Burkina Faso
  • Gabon
  • Rwanda
  • Uganda
  • Burundi
  • Gambia
  • Sao Tome & Principe
  • Venezuela
  • Cameroon
  • Ghana
  • Senegal
  • Zaire
  • Central African Republic
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Sierra Leone
  • Zambia
  • Chad
  • Kenya
  • South Africa
 
  • Djibouti
  • Mali
  • Sri Lanka
 

Last updated on Thursday, 04 April 2013

 

Transportation

ASIA-PACIFIC CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION FORUM 2014, 1 – 3 OCTOBER 2014 PWTC

Transportation between Airports and Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) 

1. KUALA LUMPUR INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (KLIA)

Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) is the main aviation hub in Malaysia. It is located in Sepang district, in the southern part of the state of Selangor bordering Negeri Sembilan, approximately 50 km from the capital city, Kuala Lumpur.  

Most international flights arrive at Terminal C which is located at the Satellite Building of KLIA. An aerotrain provides a complimentary shuttle service for passengers between the Main Terminal Building and the Satellite Building every 3 – 5 minutes. The aerotrain takes just about 2 minutes to travel into a tunnel that runs underneath an airport taxiway and into the Satellite Building. 

For more information about KLIA, please visit the following link www.klia.com.my 
 
Please take note of the options for transportation from the KLIA to the forum venue, PWTC, and back to KLIA. Please note that travel duration may vary depending on intermediated stop and traffic conditions. 
 
Option 1: Airport Taxi / Limo 
 
Upon arrival at the KLIA, the authorised airport taxi counters can be found at the Arrival Hall, Main Terminal Building after Customs, before the public arrival waiting area. If you disembark at the Satellite Building or the Terminal C, please take the aerotrain to reach the Main Terminal Building. 
 
The airport taxi service is operated by Airport Limo (M) Sdn. Bhd. Taxi fares are charged according to destination and the type of taxi or limo required. There are 4 types of airport taxi available to choose from: 
 
Type of Taxi / LimoCapacity (depending on the car model
Budget Taxi
3 - 4 passengers only
Premier Limo 
4 to 5 passengers only
Super Luxury
3 passengers only 
Family Service 
8 passengers only 

Source: www.klia.com.my

Please tell the person in charge your destination (e.g. PWCT). You will then be quoted the corresponding taxi fare. Upon paying the fare, a coupon and receipt will be issued and you should then proceed to the dedicated pick-up point or taxi-stand which is usually located at Door 3 on the same level. No further charges need be paid to the taxi driver. 
 
Airport Limo (M) Sdn. Bhd. also offers “Meet and Greet” service at KLIA. Booking must be made at least 3 days prior to the arrival and additional surcharge of RM30 will be imposed. Please contact (Tel) +603 – 8787 368 or (Fax) +603 – 8787 3588 for the service. 
 
For more information on the services provided by Airport Limo (M) Sdn. Bhd. please visit the following web-page http://www.airportlimo.my/aboutus.php# 

 

Option 2: Train
 
There is no direct train service from KLIA to PWTC. Participants who wish to take the train service may refer to the suggested train connection below. KL Sentral Station will be the 1st transportation hub after leaving KLIA. 
 
Option A: By KTM Komuter 
Option B: By MyRapid

1.1 Transportation between KLIA and PWTC – In Summary 

2. KLIA 2 

KLIA 2 is a newly constructed airport that takes over the Malaysia Low Cost Carrier Terminal (LCCT). It operation starts in May 2014 and more information about it will be announced shortly. 
 

3. KL Sentral Station 

KL Sentral Station is a transportation hub that integrates rail transportation in Kuala Lumpur. A total of 6 rail networks are available. They are KLIA Express Rail Link, KTM Komuter, KTM Intercity Trains, Electric Train Service, RapidKL Rail and KL Monorail. Within the station, there are variety of retail and commercial shops and offices, such as convenient stores, pharmacies, bank, money changers, telecommunications, and ticketing counters (airlines/buses/trains). In addition, there are restaurants and cafés offering variety of food and beverage. 
 
  • KL City Air Terminal (KL CAT), Level 1: KLIA Ekspres (ERL) which offers the non-stop high speed rail service to KLIA 
  • Transit Course, Level 1: Urban public transit services by KTM Komuter, KLIA Transit and RapidKL Kelana Jaya Line. 
  • Transit Course, Level 2: KTM Intercity trains which connects from Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok and Singapore. 
 

4. Public Train and Light Rail Systems in the Centre of Kuala Lumpur 

I. KLIA Express Train (ERL) 
The Express Rail Link Sdn. Bhd. offers express train that connect KLIA to KL Sentral. The express train is also known as ERL and is available in 2 categories which are the KLIA Ekspres and KLIA Transit. 
  • KLIA Ekspres 
It offers a non-stop high-speed airport transfer between KLIA and KL Sentral in 28 minutes. Participants are recommended to take the KLIA Ekspres. 
 

The standard fares:

JourneyAdultChild
One-wayRM35.00RM15.00 (2 - 12 years old)
ReturnRM70.00RM30.00 (2 - 12 years old)


The train schedule:

 KLIA to KL Sentral 
KL Sentral to KLIA 
First train departs05:00 am 05:00 am 
Last train departs 01:00 am00:30 am
 

The train frequency:

Peak HoursOff-Peak Hours 
After Mid-Night 
Every 15 minutes 
Mon – Fri 
06:00 – 09:00 hours 
16:00 – 22:00 hours 
Every 20 minutes 
Mon – Fri 
05:00 – 06:00 hours 
09:00 – 16:00 hours 
22:00 – 00:00 hours 
Saturday and Sunday 
Every 30 minutes
  • KLIA Transit 
It offers a quick-stop airport transfer between KLIA and KL Sentral. The KLIA Transit stops at Salak Tinggi, Putrajaya & Cyberjaya and Bandar Tasik Selatan. Trains depart every 20 minutes during peak 
hours. 
 
For more and updated information about the express train services and fare between KLIA and KL Sentral, please visit the homepage at www.kliaekspres.com 
 
II. KTM Komuter 
KTM Komuter is the 1st electric train in Malaysia which connects Kuala Lumpur City Centre to the surrounding sub-urban areas. It offers two main routes which are the Tanjung Malim – Sungai Gadut and Batu Caves – Pelabuhan Klang. Stations such as Bank Negara, Kuala Lumpur, KL Sentral and Bandar Tasik Selatan offer connection with other rail systems, i.e. MyRapid and KLIA Ekspres or ERL. Besides, it passes the Mid Valley Station where the Mid Valley Megamall is located within walking distance. 
 
For more and updated information about services offered by KTM Komuter, please visit its homepage at www.ktmkomuter.com.my. Participants can also check the route, fare, time table and promotion. 
 
III. MyRapid 
MyRapid is, also widely known as RapidKL, a bus and train service operator in Kuala Lumpur City Centre and Klang Valley. Its light rail network passes major commercial district, hotels and shopping malls in the city. It offers the following light rail services: 
 
  • Ampang Line which runs from Sentul Timur to Ampang and Sri Petaling 
The Ampang Line is formerly known as STAR LRT, is a driver-operated light rail transportation system. It has two major lines known as Ampang Line and Sri Petaling Line. The Petaling Street (China Town) is within the walking distance from the Plaza Rakyat Station. 
 
  • Kelan Jaya Line which runs from Kelana Jaya to Gombak 
The Kelana Jaya Line is formerly known as PUTRA LRT, is a fully automated driverless metro system in Malaysia. One of the popular stations is KLCC that brings people to the iconic Petronas Twin Towers and Suria KLCC. 
 
  • KL Monorail Line 
The KL Monorail is an intracity public transit system that links many key destinations within the KL’s Golden Triangle.
 
For more and updated information about services offered by MyRapid, please visit its homepage at www.myrapid.com.my Participants can also check the, route, fare, time table and promotion. 
 

Logos of Train and Light Rail which operates in the City Centre of Kuala Lumpur

Do’s and Don’t when You are in a Train 

The following rules are applicable to all public transportation in Malaysia. 
Figures and source of information are from www.ktmkomuter.com.my 
 

Samples of Ticket and Token 

 
Figures and source of information are from www.ktmkomuter.com.my & www.myrapid.com.my 
 
 

General Info

ASIA-PACIFIC CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION FORUM 2014, 1 – 3 OCTOBER 2014 PWTC

Information Note for Participants

1. Currency and Banking

The Malaysian currency is Ringgit Malaysia, denoted as RM or MYR. Notes are available in denominations of RM1, RM5, RM10, RM20, RM50, and RM100 while coins are issued in 
denominations of 5, 10, 20 and 50 sen (cent). 
 
Currency exchange booths are available at KLIA and KL Sentral. The exchange rates vary slightly among different banks or vendors. 
 
Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs) are common throughout Malaysia. Nonetheless, not all ATMs accept foreign debit or credit cards. Participants are recommended to check with their respective card 
company for applicable ATM locations in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 
 
Major credit cards are commonly accepted at hotels, department stores and restaurants. All business transactions are conducted in Malaysian currency. There are limited major department stores that accept foreign currency. 
 
Banking hours in Malaysia are from 9.15 am – 4.30 pm (Mon – Thu) and 9.15 am – 4.00 pm (Fri). They are closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays. There are exceptions, and a few banks 
located in Suria KLCC provide banking services every day of the week. 
 
Climate 
Malaysia experiences tropical weather all year-round. Temperatures range from 21oC (70oF) to 32oC (90oF). 
 
Healthcare 
Modern healthcare facilities are easily available in Kuala Lumpur and many other urban areas. Pharmacies are also easily found in most shopping areas. 
 
Electricity 
Voltage is 220-240 Volt AC at 50 cycles. Standard 3-pin square plugs and sockets are used in Malaysia. 
 
Time Zone 
GMT + 8 hours 
 
Mobile Telephones and Devices 
Participants are advised to check with their respective telecommunication service providers prior to departure to verify whether your phone will operate well in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. If you need a 
local number while you are in Malaysia, you may find a few local telecommunication service providers at the Arrival Level, 3rd Floor of the Main Terminal Building as you approach Customs clearance. The telecommunication service providers for mobile telephones are shown below. 

Tipping 
Tipping is not customary in Malaysia. 
 
Local Working Hours 
In Malaysia, offices observe a Monday to Friday schedule except for Kedah, Kelantan and Terengganu. The working hours for government offices are from 8.00 am to 5.30 pm. There is a long 
lunch break on Fridays (12.15 pm to 2.45 pm) to allow Muslims to perform their prayers. 
 
Foreign Consulates in Malaysia (By Countries of Asia-Pacific) 
CountryAddressTelephone No.
Opening Hours 
Australia
Australian High Commission 
No. 6, Jalan Yap Kwan Seng, 50450 
KUALA LUMPUR 
+603 – 2146 5555 
8.30 am – 4.30 pm 
Monday - Friday 
Bangladesh
Bangladesh High Commission 
House No. 114, Jalan U-Thant, 55000 
KUALA LUMPUR 
+603 – 4252 2652
9.00 am – 5.00 pm 
Monday - Friday 
Brunei 
Darussalam
High Commission of Brunei 
Darussalam 
No. 19 – 01 Tingkat 19, Menara Tan & 
Tan, Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 KUALA LUMPUR 
+ 603 – 2161 2800 
+ 603 – 2161 2828 
8.30 am – 4.30 pm 
Monday - Friday 
Cambodia 
Royal Embassy of Cambodia 
46 Jalan U-Thant, 55000, KUALA LUMPUR 
+ 603 – 4257 1150 
9.00 am – 4.00 pm 
Monday - Friday 
China
Embassy of the People’s Republic of 
China 
229, Jalan Ampang, 50450 KUALA LUMPUR
+ 603 – 2163 6815-
India 
The High Commission of India 
Level 28, Menara 1 Mon’t Kiara 
No. 1, Jalan Mon’t Kiara 
50480 KUALA LUMPUR 
+ 603 – 6205 2350 
+603 – 6205 2351
9.00 am – 5.30 pm 
Monday - Friday 
Indonesia 
Embassy of Republic of Indonesia 
No. 233 Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 
KUALA LUMPUR
+ 603 – 2116 4016 
+ 603 – 2116 4017 
9.00 am – 5.00 pm 
Monday - Friday
Iran
Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran 
No. 1, Lorong U-Thant 1, Off Jalan U-Thant, 55000 
KUALA LUMPUR
+ 603 – 4251 4824 
+ 603 – 2160 0400 
(Consular Affairs) 
9.00 am – 13.00 pm 
3.00 pm – 5.00 pm 
Monday - Friday
Japan
Embassy of Japan 
No. 11, Persiaran Stonor 
Off Jalan Tun Razak 
50450 KUALA LUMPUR 
+ 603 – 2177 2600
8.30 am – 12.00 pm 
2.00 pm – 4.00 pm 
Monday – Friday
Kazakhstan 
Embassy of the Republic of 
Kazakhstan 
115, Jalan Ampang Hilir, 55000 
KUALA LUMPUR 
+603 – 4252 2999 
+ 603 – 4251 0728 
(Consular Section) 
9.00 am – 6.00 pm 
Monday - Friday 
Korea 
Embassy of Republic of Korea 
No. 9 & 11, Jalan Nipah, Off Jalan 
Ampang, 55000 KUALA LUMPUR 
+ 603 – 4251 2336
8.30 am – 12.00 pm 
1.00 pm – 4.30 pm 
Monday - Friday 
Lao PDR
Embassy of the Lao People’s 
Democratic Republic 
No. 7, Jalan Mesra, Off Jalan Damai, 
KUALA LUMPUR 
+ 603 – 2148 7059 
9.00 am – 5.00 pm 
Monday - Friday 
Maldives 
High Commission of the Republic of 
Maldives 
Suit 07 – 01, Menara See Hoy Chan, 
374 Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 KUALA LUMPUR 
+ 603 – 2163 7244
9.30 am – 4.30 pm 
Monday - Friday 
Myanmar
Embassy of the Republic of the Union 
of Myanmar 
No. 8(C), Jalan Ampang Hilir, 55000 
KUALA LUMPUR 
+ 603 – 4251 5595 
+ 603 – 4251 4455 
+ 603 – 4251 6355 
9.30 am – 4.30 pm 
Monday - Friday 
Mongolia 
Honorary Consulate of Mongolia 
45th
 Floor Empire Tower, City Square 
Centre, 182 Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 
KUALA LUMPUR 
+ 603 – 262 1933 -
Nepal 
The Royal Nepalese Embassy 
Suite 13A-01, 13th
 Floor Wisma MCA, 
163 Jalan Ampang, 40450 KUALA LUMPUR 
+ 603 – 2164 5934 
+ 603 – 2164 9653 
9.00 am – 5.00 pm 
Monday - Friday 
New Zealand
New Zealand High Commission 
Level 21, Menara IMC, 8 Jalan Sultan 
Ismail, 50250 KUALA LUMPUR 
+ 603 – 2078 2533 
9.00 am – 12.00 pm 
2.00 pm – 4.00 pm 
Monday – Friday 
Pakistan 
High Commission of Pakistan 
132, Jalan Ampang, 50450 KUALA LUMPUR 
+ 603 – 2161 8877 
+ 603 – 2161 8878 
+ 603 – 2161 8879 
9.00 am – 5.00 pm 
Monday - Friday 
Philippines
Embassy of the Republic of the 
Philippines 
1, Changkat Kia Peng, 50450 KUALA LUMPUR
+ 603 – 2148 9989 
+ 603 – 2148 4233
8.00 am – 5.00 pm 
Monday - Friday
Singapore
High Commission of the Republic of 
Singapore 
Level 15, West Wing, The Icon, No. 1, 
Jalan 1/68F, 50400 KUALA 
LUMPUR 
+ 603 – 2161 6277
8.30 am – 1.00 pm 
2.00 pm – 5.00 pm 
Monday – Friday 
Sri Lanka
High Commission of the Democratic 
Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka 
No. 12, Jalan Keranji 2 Off Jalan 
Kedondong, Jalan Ampang Hilir, 
55000 KUALA LUMPUR
+ 603 – 4256 8987 
+ 603 – 4257 1394 
9.00 am – 5.00 pm 
Monday - Friday 
Taiwan
Taipei Economic and Cultural Office 
Level 7, Menara Yayasan Tun Razak, 
200 Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100 
KUALA LUMPUR
+ 603 – 2161 4439 
+ 603 – 2161 5508 
-
Thailand
Royal Thai Embassy 
206, Jalan Ampang, 50450 KUALA LUMPUR 
+ 603 – 2148 8222 
+ 603 – 2148 8350 
+ 603 – 2148 8420
9.30 am – 1.00 pm 
2.00 pm – 5.00 pm 
Monday – Friday
Vietnam 
Embassy of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam 
4, Persiaran Stonor, 50450 KUALA LUMPUR 
+ 603 – 2148 4534 
8.30 am – 5.30 pm 
Monday - Friday 
 
 

FAQs

How do I participate?

All participants are required to fill-up and submit an online registration form. The deadline for registrations is 01 August 2014.

Is there any registration fee for participation in the 4th Asia-Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum?

No, there is no registration fee for participation. Registration is free for all.

How can I receive financial support for airfare and accommodation?

Among the participants from developing countries that will register in our website, some will be selected for support to cover their participation in the Forum, depending on availability of funds. The rationale for the selection will be the 500-word briefing note that you are requested to submit upon registration.

Who are the facilitators and keynote speakers of the forum?

The sessions will be facilitated by adaptation experts and practitioners from the region. This year's forum will contain a mixture of invited speakers and a selection from others responding to this open invitation to participate. Submitted concept note will be one of the most important criteria for the selection of resource people.

Will there be any paper or poster presentation at the 4th Asia-Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum?

No, there will be no paper nor poster presentations in this forum. But there will be a market place to showcase knowledge and organizations.

What is going to be there in the 4th Asia-Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum Market Place?

The 4th Asia-Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum Market Place will showcase dynamic and diverse range of organizations, information and knowledge products, and services on Climate Change Adaptation. It intends to be a space to meet up with other Forum participants, network, review publications and audio-video displays. Participants are required to fill-in additional section in the online registration page.

For further information or questions regardin the 4th Adaptation Forum please contact forum@asiapacificadapt.net