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TRAVEL ADVISORY STREET RALLIES IN CATALONIA REGION, SPAIN

TRAVEL ADVISORY

STREET RALLIES IN CATALONIA REGION, SPAIN 

 

 

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is monitoring the situation in the Catalonia Region in Spain where there have been major protests that began on 13 October 2019.

In this connection, the Ministry advises Malaysians to postpone non-essential travel to the region for the time being until the general situation has improved.

Malaysians who are visiting Barcelona and the Malaysian community residing in Catalonia are advised to give utmost priority to their safety, and avoid the areas of rallies and demonstrations. They are also advised to follow instructions issued by the local authorities.

Malaysians requiring Consular assistances and services may contact the following: 

                Wisma Putra Duty Officer (24 hours)

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Malaysia

Tel: +603 8887 4570

 

Embassy of Malaysia in Madrid, Spain

Tel: (34)91 555 0684 or (34)91 5550737

 

Officers at the Embassy of Malaysia in Spain

Puan Khaeriah Zaehera Abd Kayyum

Mobile :  +34 629 725 772

 

Encik Faizel Abd Rahman

Mobile : +34 659 894 943

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Malaysia will continue to monitor the situation closely.

 

PUTRAJAYA

16 October 2019.