Continue Reading... COVID-19: Singapore police, armed forces helping to tend to foreign workers quarantined in dorms
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COVID-19: Singapore police, armed forces helping to tend to foreign workers quarantined in dorms

In a news conference on Thursday (Apr 9), Singapore authorities outlined measures to deal with a sharp rise in COVID-19…

Continue Reading... COVID-19 Temporary Measures Act will benefit broad spectrum of businesses, individuals: Edwin Tong
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COVID-19 Temporary Measures Act will benefit broad spectrum of businesses, individuals: Edwin Tong

Businesses and individuals unable to meet contractual obligations due to COVID-19 can now turn to temporary relief measures put in…

Continue Reading... COVID-19: Next level of measures that could be introduced during Singapore’s circuit-breaker period
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COVID-19: Next level of measures that could be introduced during Singapore’s circuit-breaker period

Singapore may have to tighten restrictions for hotspots such as wet markets to curb the spread of COVID-19, Minister Lawrence…

Continue Reading... #ImStayingHome: CNA readers pledge to do their bit to fight COVID-19
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#ImStayingHome: CNA readers pledge to do their bit to fight COVID-19

There’s no place like home! Stay home to help curb the spread of COVID-19. Thanks to all our readers who…

Continue Reading... COVID-19: Crowd control measures kick in at Singapore’s Geylang Serai market
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COVID-19: Crowd control measures kick in at Singapore’s Geylang Serai market

The National Environment Agency announced on Wednesday (Apr 8) that crowd control measures will be expanded to cover around half…

Continue Reading... “Please don’t politicise this”: WHO chief defends handling of COVID-19 pandemic after US criticism
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“Please don’t politicise this”: WHO chief defends handling of COVID-19 pandemic after US criticism

World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus urged the United States to join China in fighting COVID-19 instead of indulging…

Continue Reading... These kids are staying home. Are you? #ImStayingHome
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These kids are staying home. Are you? #ImStayingHome

You sent us videos of your kids telling us why and who they’re staying home for, during the COVID-19 pandemic….

Continue Reading... COVID-19 epicentre Wuhan emerges from months-long lockdown
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COVID-19 epicentre Wuhan emerges from months-long lockdown

Wuhan residents are taking their first steps towards normality after authorities lifted the months-long ban on outbound travel and strict…

Continue Reading... President Donald Trump did not read memos warning that COVID-19 would “leave Americans defenceless”
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President Donald Trump did not read memos warning that COVID-19 would “leave Americans defenceless”

President Donald Trump said he had not read the memos from White House adviser Peter Navarro warning about how the…

Continue Reading... A message from Singapore’s frontliners in the fight against COVID-19
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A message from Singapore’s frontliners in the fight against COVID-19

Here’s a message from Singapore’s frontliners in the fight against COVID-19: Stay home, stay healthy. #COVID19 #coronavirus #WorldHealthDay Subscribe to…

Continue Reading... Social gatherings of any size to be banned under proposed law to curb COVID-19 spread: Gan Kim Yong
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Social gatherings of any size to be banned under proposed law to curb COVID-19 spread: Gan Kim Yong

Social gatherings of any size in private and public places like homes or HDB void decks will not be allowed…

Continue Reading... In full: Heng Swee Keat’s round-up speech on Singapore’s Solidarity Budget debate
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In full: Heng Swee Keat’s round-up speech on Singapore’s Solidarity Budget debate

Singapore’s best response to fight the COVID-19 pandemic is to build resilience in its economy and society. That’s the approach…

Continue Reading... “Share some pain” to protect Singapore’s business ecosystem: Shanmugam to landlords amid COVID-19
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“Share some pain” to protect Singapore’s business ecosystem: Shanmugam to landlords amid COVID-19

“Landlords have benefited tremendously from growth, the government’s rational policies, good governance, low taxes in Singapore. And fairness and justice…

Continue Reading... COVID-19: UK PM Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after symptoms worsen
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COVID-19: UK PM Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after symptoms worsen

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson was moved to an intensive care unit on Monday (Apr 6) after his COVID-19 symptoms…

Continue Reading... #ImStayingHome to help beat COVID-19. Are you?
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#ImStayingHome to help beat COVID-19. Are you?

Staying home is hard to do but it has to be done to beat COVID-19. Send us a video telling…

Continue Reading... Solidarity Budget: Adult Singaporeans to get S$600 payout as part of measures to help households
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Solidarity Budget: Adult Singaporeans to get S$600 payout as part of measures to help households

All adult Singaporeans above 21 will receive S$600 in payouts from this month, as part of expanded measures by the…

Continue Reading... Changi Airport Terminal 2 to close for 18 months amid COVID-19 pandemic: Khaw Boon Wan
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Changi Airport Terminal 2 to close for 18 months amid COVID-19 pandemic: Khaw Boon Wan

Changi Airport’s Terminal 2 will close for 18 months from May 1 as the COVID-19 outbreak continues to impact the…

Continue Reading... In full: Heng Swee Keat unveils further COVID-19 support for Singaporeans in Solidarity Budget
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In full: Heng Swee Keat unveils further COVID-19 support for Singaporeans in Solidarity Budget

Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat on Monday (Apr 6) announced a third round of support measures…

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Continue Reading... Disinfection tunnels built to clean people within 20 seconds amid coronavirus outbreak
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Disinfection tunnels built to clean people within 20 seconds amid coronavirus outbreak

Continue Reading... COVID-19: Lawrence Wong on Singapore’s nationwide “circuit breaker”, and the people’s role in it
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COVID-19: Lawrence Wong on Singapore’s nationwide “circuit breaker”, and the people’s role in it

“If your business is not in the list of essential services, you either have to telecommute 100 per cent, or…

Continue Reading... COVID19: No evidence healthcare workers infected by patients in Singapore
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COVID19: No evidence healthcare workers infected by patients in Singapore

There’s no evidence at this time that any patient has spread the COVID-19 virus to healthcare workers in Singapore, says…

Continue Reading... COVID-19: Act on the basis that anyone you meet may be infected, says Lawrence Wong
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COVID-19: Act on the basis that anyone you meet may be infected, says Lawrence Wong

“All of us have to act on the basis that anyone we meet may be already infected with the virus”:…

Continue Reading... COVID-19: Online symptom checker launched
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COVID-19: Online symptom checker launched

If you think you might have COVID-19, there is now an online screening tool to check your flu-like symptoms and…

Continue Reading... Ordering Food in Ireland
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Ordering Food in Ireland

Continue Reading... Kazerun, Southern Iran
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Kazerun, Southern Iran

Continue Reading... Belgium police using drones to broadcast emergency measures
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Belgium police using drones to broadcast emergency measures

Continue Reading... Panic Shopping | Longest Line EVER
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Panic Shopping | Longest Line EVER

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Continue Reading... Denmark on Lock-Down
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Denmark on Lock-Down

Continue Reading... Denmark Needs TP
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Denmark Needs TP

Continue Reading... NYC infected in Body Bags
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NYC infected in Body Bags

Continue Reading... Ambulance caravan on their way to New York City
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Ambulance caravan on their way to New York City

Continue Reading... Social Distancing | Nonexistent
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Social Distancing | Nonexistent

Employees of the Wuxi Foreign Trade Factory receive a severance severance payment.

Continue Reading... COVID-19: Do the enhanced measures in Singapore constitute a lockdown?
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COVID-19: Do the enhanced measures in Singapore constitute a lockdown?

Singapore on Friday (Apr 3) announced that most workplaces will close and school will be suspended next week, to curb…