SOP must be in place before Malaysia-Singapore travel allowed


The rain vortex at the Jewel Changi Airport mall in Singapore. Singapore is experiencing a third wave of imported Covid-19 coronavirus patients, with more than 100 such cases in July. – EPA pic, August 6, 2020.

MALAYSIA and Singapore need to streamline the standard operating procedure (SOPs) before allowing cross-border travel between the two countries to resume after being halted since March due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Director-general of health Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said both countries should have a mutual understanding and discuss how to mitigate or address the risks should there be any infections.


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