Statutory updates

Updated 2021 SOPs for MCO in Sabah, new CMCO in Sarawak 18 January 2021
Expats in Malaysia with expired passes allowed to leave within 14 working days after MCO ends 18 January 2021
Singapore mandates on-arrival testing for all travellers from 24 Jan, longer SHN for UK returnees 18 January 2021
Latest 2021 SOPs on Malaysia's MCO, CMCO and RMCO in designated states 13 January 2021
Malaysia enters state of emergency till 1 Aug 2021, following reinstatement of MCOs 12 January 2021
Working life was the biggest driver of Malaysians' wellbeing growth in 2019 08 January 2021
Employees in Singapore need not be redeployed if unvaccinated against COVID-19: Gan Kim Yong 05 January 2021
Malaysia extends RMCO to 31 March 2021: SOPs to take note of 04 January 2021
Singapore goes into Phase 3 on 28 December: What you need to know 15 December 2020
香港法定產假延長至14周正式生效 15 December 2020
Increase to 14 weeks’ maternity leave in Hong Kong now in effect 14 December 2020
Everything Malaysian employers need to know about the Labour Recalibration Program 09 December 2020
Malaysia's EPF to open online applications to i-Sinar facility from 21 December 03 December 2020
Malaysia's SMEs can appeal for the Special Prihatin Grant from 7 to 21 December 02 December 2020
Singapore-Hong Kong travel bubble to be deferred beyond December 2020, till further notice 02 December 2020
Malaysia's EMCO update: Ipoh, Perak, Sandakan, Lahad Datu, Negeri Sembilan, Klang, and Kota Kinabalu 01 December 2020
2020年法律重溫:新冠疫情相關的僱傭法例事宜 23 November 2020
14-day SHN for travellers entering Singapore from Malaysia and Japan, SG-HK travel bubble postponed 23 November 2020
Legal update: 2020 refresher on Covid-related employment law issues 23 November 2020
Salary claims made up 86% of Singapore's employment claims in 2019 and H1 2020, but overall numbers remained low 20 November 2020