Permission to operate during FMCO: Back to MITI again

PETALING JAYA (June 1): Any business which wanted to operate during full movement control order (FMCO) period would need to get permission from the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI).
The announcement came yesterday night (May 31), a day after Senior Minister (Security) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob announced that any business which wants to operate can apply for permission from their respective ministries.

In the statement, MITI said operating permission letters for necessary economic sectors during the FMCO period, which started from today till June 14, should be applied through the ministry's Covid-19 Intelligent Management System (CIMS) 3.0 portal.

Economic sectors such as communications as well as food and beverage can access the CIMS 3.0 portal to obtain the operating approval letter from June 1, 2021. 

Other sectors of the economy include manufacturing and its related services, distribution trade, healthcare and medicine, e-commerce and information technology, production, filtering, storage, supply and distribution of fuels and lubricants, as well as construction, maintenance and critical repairs.

MITI said companies in those sectors that have not yet registered can do so from 8am today via 

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