Malaysia Airlines has upped the carry-on baggage allowance from 5 kilos to 7 kilos effective immediately. The airline has already upped the checked baggage allowance earlier by 10 kilos to minimum of 30 kilos per passenger.
Business and first class passengers can bring two carry-ons instead of one that is the allowance for economy. You can read more about baggage allowances on Malaysia’s website here.
Here are the Malaysia Airlines check baggage allowance:
Note Enrich elite members and Oneworld Emeralds have higher allowance.
Malaysia Airlines has never weighted my black 22 that I travel with. They have, however, weighted my checked in bag and I had to pay some excess weight charges few years ago, when the airline was not part of any alliance, and my bag weighted more than 20 kilos.