9th March 2020

Dear Valued Clients,

Greetings from eXpats Service Centre!

This is continuation of the previous announcement dated 30th January 2020 (Ref No:  CCFS–MFS–ANNC–MDEC–106 D20200130) on Coronavirus outbreak.  Please be informed that with immediate effect:

1)Restrictions of entry for nationalities and Foreign Knowledge Worker that present in the following countries:

  • Republic of Korea - Daegu City, Cheongdo County
  • Italy - Lombardy, Veneto, Emilia-Romagna
  • Japan - Hokkaido
  • Iran - Tehran, Qom Gilan

2) Any Foreign Knowledge Worker (FKW) who has obtained an approval before 30th January 2020 and has successfully entered Malaysia from the province of China, can only submit the endorsement application to eXpats Service Centre 14 days after the entry date.

Please note that this condition is also applicable for nationalities and Foreign Knowledge Worker that present in Republic of Korea, Italy, Japan and Iran that has successfully entered Malaysia for endorsement purposes.

Should you require more information and assistance, please contact us at 03-8315 3106/3157 or e-mail [email protected].

Your kind understanding is highly appreciated.


Yours sincerely,

eXpats Service Centre

Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation