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PTI | By hindustantimes.com | Written by Chayanika Das
PUBLISHED ON JUN 23, 2021 04:22 PM IST
These travellers will be required to test themselves regularly with self-administered antigen rapid test (ART) kits in addition to the existing polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests, the Channel News Asia reported.
PUBLISHED ON JUN 10, 2021 01:57 PM IST
From June 14, group sizes will be raised to five from two persons, while operating capacities of attractions, events and cruises will be increased to 50% from 25%, the health ministry said in a statement on Thursday.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 31, 2021 07:51 PM IST
Singapore health minister Ong Ye Kung said on Monday that if Singapore residents are vaccinated and the country is safe, "we hope Singaporeans can gain the freedom to travel."
By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 21, 2021 06:27 AM IST
Singapore’s health ministry said a statement circulating online on media outlets and social media platforms implied a new, previously unknown variant originated in Singapore and risked spreading to India from the city-state.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 17, 2021 08:51 PM IST
The highly transmissible strain of Covid-19 that surfaced in India has become more prominent among Singapore’s growing number of unlinked cases, in a sign that hidden chains of transmission of the variant have existed for some time.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 16, 2021 06:01 PM IST
Singapore will close primary and secondary schools from Wednesday, with students shifting to home-based learning until the term ends on May 28, the education ministry said on Sunday as authorities try to rein in rising coronavirus infections.
PTI | , Singapore
PUBLISHED ON MAY 10, 2021 04:30 PM IST
- Hindocha Nita Vishnubhai, a private tutor, was brisk walking on Friday morning when a man approached her and asked her to pull her mask up from her chin
PUBLISHED ON MAY 09, 2021 02:26 PM IST
Singapore has seen 10 cases per week of unlinked cases in the community in the past two weeks
PUBLISHED ON APR 21, 2021 09:30 AM IST
The city-state will also closely monitor for re-infection of people who have previously recovered from Covid-19.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 11, 2021 10:11 PM IST
Since January, he has been working 12-hour days pedalling around Singapore on a bicycle, braving its heat and humidity to deliver meals, drinks and snacks.
PTI | , Singapore
PUBLISHED ON MAR 08, 2021 05:59 PM IST
- The migrant workers, which include a huge number of Indians, make up about 90 per cent of Singapore's Covid-19 tally, which stands at 60,046. The death toll is 29.
Reuters | , Singapore
PUBLISHED ON FEB 24, 2021 08:02 AM IST
The application, developed by Singapore startup Nervotec, is what construction firm Kajima considers its first line of defence against another outbreak of the coronavirus in Singapore.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 17, 2021 01:18 PM IST
After announcing plans to tap the country’s reserves for a second straight year, any decision to actually use them depends on the trajectory of the pandemic, which will then shape the trajectory of the global recovery: Heng
Reuters | , Singapore
PUBLISHED ON FEB 16, 2021 03:18 PM IST
The government had last year committed nearly S$100 billion ($75.55 billion) in support measures.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 16, 2021 04:04 AM IST
The spending plan for the year starting April 1 may result in a budget deficit equivalent to 4% of gross domestic product, according to the median estimate in a Bloomberg survey of economists.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 17, 2021 11:41 AM IST
At present, Singapore only requires travelers who are not citizens or permanent residents, and who have recent travel history to high-risk countries or regions, to take a PCR test 72 hours before departure.
Singapore | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 01, 2020 02:54 PM IST
A 13-year-old boy, who is a permanent resident here, and a 28-year-old woman on a dependant’s pass arrived from India on July 19, the Ministry of Health (MOH) said.