Foreigners working in Singapore on short-term assignments of up to 60 days are required to obtain a Miscellaneous Work Pass (MWS). Professional Visit Pass has been replaced by MWS.
The following groups require a MWS
- Foreigners involving in activities directly related to the organisation or conduct of any seminar, conference, workshop, gathering or talk concerning any religion, race or community, or political end.
- Foreign religious worker giving talks relating directly or indirectly to any religion.
- Foreign journalist, reporter or an accompanying crew member not sponsored by any Singapore Government agency.
Validity: Up to 2 months