A moratorium placed last week on work permits for oil and gas companies has been lifted.  However work permit applications filed from Petronas must be submitted at Sarawak State Immigration Headquarters in Kuching, as they are still being scrutinized.  The moratorium took place due to the restructuring of the Malaysia’s national oil and gas corporation, Petronas.

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