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Singapore allows 5-person social gatherings

The rule will apply to F&B outlets, hawker centres, and coffee shops.

The multi-ministry task force announced the increase of social gathering group size on 20 November.

Minister Lawrence Wong stated the group size has increased from two to five vaccinated persons. Meaning, five persons can dine in at food and beverage establishments from 22 November. The rule will apply to hawker centres and coffee shops on 23 November.

Wong noted the country is moving from its stabilisation phase to the endemic phase. If the situation remains stable, they will consider the next set of moves around the end of December.

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