SOPs for Phase Two of Malaysia's National Recovery Plan (July 2021) – Human Resources Online

Malaysia’s National Security Council (Majlis Keselamatan Negara/MKN) has released a new set of standard operating procedures (SOPs) that will apply in Phase Two of the National Recovery Plan, effective in five states today (5 July 2021).
In a Facebook post on Saturday (3 July), Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob said the five states that will make the transition to Phase Two today are Kelantan, Pahang, Perak, Perlis, and Terengganu.
In this Phase, he added, the following will be in place:
On that note, excerpts of the full SOPs with more details on activities allowed, activities on the negative list, protocols for businesses and services, and more, are shared below: 
Government offices will operate on a hybrid basis, through presence in the office and and work-from-home using the following approaches:
*Subject to the current instructions of the KSN.
Read more here.
All essential services sectors approved by the relevant Ministry or Agency can operate during the PKP period, subject to the approval letter of the relevant Ministry. The movement of employees is subject to a registration or operating approval letter / employee pass / employer’s confirmation letter.
Employee attendance capacity for the private sector in services should include operations and management limited to 80%.
A. Manufacturing (Capacity 80% of employees)
B. Agriculture, fisheries, livestock, plantation and commodities (Optimal capacity)
C. Construction
D. Distribution trade
E. Others
Any services, works, industries and businesses as determined by the Government after consultation with the authorities regulating the service, work, industry and business.
Economic activities
Entertainment activities
Social activities
Tourism and cultural activities
Sports and recreational activities
Creative industries
Other unauthorised activities
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