The Director General of Health Services has issued a set of new health guidelines effective from November 01.
The guidelines will allow daily operations to conitnue under restrictions despite the lifting of the travel restrictions. These guidelines will not encourage public assemblies.
Accordingly, assemblies may be carried out at a maximum hall capacity of one-thirds. A maximum number of 75 people are allowed to dine in restaurants at a time and the number may rise up to 100 if outdoors, as per the decision of the Health Ministry.
Tuition classes for GCE Ordinary and Advanced Levels will be allowed to operate from November 16, at a capacity of 50 per cent from the total number of students at a time.
Universities and other higher education bodies, including vocational training bodies, may act in compliance with the instructions given.