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Circular No: M&P/058/03/WH

17 March 2020

Urgent: Response to Malaysia’s Movement Control Order

Malaysia has announced on Monday night (March 16) the implementation of a 14-day movement control order from 18 March until 31 March 2020.

All businesses, private premises, houses of worship, schools and government in Malaysia are to be closed with exception of those in essential services. All foreign tourists and visitors will be banned from entering Malaysia and all Malaysians will be barred from travelling abroad during the period.

SCAL is collating information on companies that want to urgently house their workers from Malaysia in Singapore over the duration of the restriction. Please provide the number of employees requiring such accommodation to SCAL via email:

For more information on the movement control order please visit