KPW to MYR

Convert North Korean Won to Malaysian Ringgit

1 KPW = 0.0053 MYR

Rule of thumb

When you are abroad and you just want to get a quick estimate, use this rule of thumb:

Divide the amount in North Korean Won (KPW) by 1000 and multiply by 5 to get it in Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)

How to convert North Korean Won to Malaysian Ringgit

Converting currencies can be done through various channels. Currency exchange services at banks or online platforms offer a straightforward solution—simply input the amount and desired currency. Online converters and ATMs also provide convenient options, while credit cards automatically handle conversions during international transactions.

How much does it cost to convert KPW to MYR

The cost of converting KPW to MYR depends on the method chosen. Exchange services may charge fees or offer slightly different rates. Online platforms and ATMs may have transaction fees, and credit cards might include foreign transaction fees. It’s essential to compare options and consider associated costs before deciding on a conversion method.

North Korean Won to Malaysian Ringgits conversion rates

1 KPW0.01 MYR
5 KPW0.03 MYR
10 KPW0.05 MYR
20 KPW0.11 MYR
50 KPW0.27 MYR
100 KPW0.53 MYR
250 KPW1.33 MYR
500 KPW2.65 MYR
1000 KPW5.30 MYR
2000 KPW10.60 MYR
5000 KPW26.50 MYR
10000 KPW53.01 MYR
1 MYR188.65 KPW
5 MYR943.27 KPW
10 MYR1,886.55 KPW
20 MYR3,773.10 KPW
50 MYR9,432.75 KPW
100 MYR18,865.50 KPW
250 MYR47,163.75 KPW
500 MYR94,327.50 KPW
1000 MYR188,655.00 KPW
2000 MYR377,309.99 KPW
5000 MYR943,274.98 KPW
10000 MYR1,886,549.96 KPW

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How to transfer money? And how long does it take?

Peer-to-peer payment apps like Venmo or PayPal offer quick transactions. Wire transfers through banks are an option but can take a few days. Cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin or Ethereum, provide a decentralized alternative for transferring funds globally, offering speed and some degree of anonymity.

Look out for exchange scams

Look out forDescription
Unofficial Currency ExchangesStreet individuals and kioks may offer attractive rates and/or give counterfeit currency. Use established offices for safety.
Dynamic Currency ConversionSome ATMs offer less favorable exchange rates. Opt for local currency to avoid extra fees during transactions.
Overcharging at Exchange OfficesTourist-heavy areas may charge higher fees. Compare rates and be aware of additional fees before transactions.
Fake Banknote SwitchBe cautious during exchanges to prevent scammers from switching real currency with counterfeits. Count money carefully.
Inflated CommissionsExchange offices may have hidden fees. Inquire about the total cost, including commissions, before exchanging money.
Always know exactly how the coins and notes from the currency look like. Know or ask about exchange rate and fees beforehand and count your money carefully afterwards. Look at the chart, when was the last price update? Use your calculator to verify.

Currency Information

KPW stands for the North Korean Won, the official currency of North Korea. It is only used as legal tender within North Korea and cannot be freely exchanged or used outside the country.

The MYR, also known as the Malaysian Ringgit, is the currency of Malaysia. It is the official legal tender of Malaysia and can be used for transactions within the country. Its currency code is MYR and its symbol is RM.

Cost of Living Comparison

When it comes to daily expenses, the cost of groceries and dining out plays a significant role. Here we look at the average weekly cost for basic groceries and dining out at a mid-range restaurant dinner for two people.

LocationWeekly GroceriesDining Out for Two
North Korea€#N/A€#N/A
Malaysia€60€20
All numbers in Euros for easy comparison.

Keep in mind that these figures are approximations, and actual costs can vary based on specific locations and individual choices.