Parliament: 30% of Visa on Arrival holders have overstayed


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  • Thursday, 20 Nov 2008

KUALA LUMPUR: Some 30% of the 250,000 Visa on Arrival (VOA) holders have been found to abuse their visas by overstaying.

Deputy Home Minister Datuk Chor Chee Heung (BN - Alor Star) said a total of 251,908 visas were issued from September 2006, when the service was first implemented, up till Sept 30 this year.

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