By Alexandra Demeure 27 April 2021 In International News

Malaysia // Stronger entry restrictions to contain variants

Malaysian authorities have announced stricter entry restrictions to contain entry of Covid-19 variants in the country:

  • quarantine extended from 7/10 days to 14 days for travelers coming from South Africa, the United Kingdom, Brazil and Japan. Other requirements such as negative PCR test remain unchanged.
  • applicable 28 April : entry ban for travelers from India, except Malaysian citizens & family and Malaysian religious groups returning home from India. Those only exceptions will be allowed in but with a 14-day quarantine.


Read the complete alerts and detailed analysis of our partner here (quarantine extension) and there (travel ban for India).


This alert was prepared based on the information shared by our partner June Mok and her team from The Corporate Lab, and published with their permission.