COVID- 19 : Cash Donations to Counter the Epidemiological Emergency in Italy

Since the beginning of the epidemiological emergency of the COVID-19 virus, the solidarity of the International community for the situation in Italy remained very strong and committed. For this reason, the Embassy of Italy to Malaysia has put at disposal its bank account for donations that can be made by bank transfer, in Malaysian Ringgit, specifying as reason for payment “COVID19”:

RHB Bank, Main Branch, Jalan Tun Razak

Account number: 21412900296120

Beneficiary: Ambasciata d’Italia – GST


Alternatively, as foreseen in the "Cura Italia" Italian Decree Law, the Italian Civil Protection Department opened a dedicated bank account in Italy. Donations can be made by bank transfer in EURO using the following bank details:

Banca Intesa Sanpaolo Spa
Filiale di Via del Corso, 226 - Roma

Bank account number: 66387

Registered to: Presidenza del Consiglio dei Ministri, Dipartimento della Protezione Civile

IBAN: IT84 Z030 6905 0201 0000 0066 387


Description of payment: COVID19


Donations can be also directed to specific research, hospitalization and care institutes, including, for example, the ASST Fatebenefratelli Sacco in Milan ( or the National Institute of Infectious Diseases - INMI - Lazzaro Spallanzani in Rome (for care activities:; for research activities: