COVID-19

Singapore poised to keep status quo despite higher COVID numbers

Minister Lawrence Wong pointed to the recent infection wave similarly happening in Israel.
6 days ago

Singapore poised to keep status quo despite higher COVID numbers

Minister Lawrence Wong pointed to the recent infection wave similarly happening in Israel.
6 days ago

Cost of Stay-Home Notice to be shared, says MOM

Employers who employ Migrant Domestic Workers are covered by this.

Chart of the Day: Health concerns push Singaporeans to purchase smart devices

The pandemic pushed more people to look into managing and recording their own health.

PM Lee: Refocus on future now that COVID-19 is under control

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong lays out three tasks to preserve the Lion City’s economic growth.

Vaccinated Travel Lanes to be implemented in Singapore

The pilot VTL arrangements will take place with Brunei and Germany.

Fully vaccinated COVID-19 patients to be allowed to isolate at home: MoH

This new policy on fully vaccinated patients with mild or no symptoms will be piloted on 30 August.

4 new classifications of travelers announced by Singapore

Countries and vaccination statuses would be included in the classification.

More Singaporeans can return to the office, attend events

More than 1,000 attendees can go to one event as long as all of them are fully vaccinated.

SME software spending increases exponentially by 324% in 2020

SMEs also spent more on organisational growth tools and employee salaries last year.

Singapore climbs to 7th place in UNAIDS’ COVID-19 Innovation rankings

The city-state ranked first in the Asia Pacific region when it comes to innovative responses to the pandemic.

A rough landing: Changi slips to 3rd place in World’s Top Airports

Doha Hamad and Tokyo Haneda break Singapore Changi’s seven year streak as the world’s best airport.

SIA, Scoot get 5-Star COVID-19 Airline Safety rating

Skytrax evaluated over 190 of the airlines’ safety and hygiene protocols during its audit.

Fully vaccinated individuals allowed to attend larger events: Lawrence Wong

Minister of Finance Lawrence Wong details how Singapore plans to ease its restrictions in the coming days.

F&B, high-risk mask-off workers given until October to be fully vaccinated

Workers who are not fully vaccinated by the deadline have to undergo antigen rapid tests twice a week.

Is SIA on a runway to recovery?

The flag carrier narrowed its net loss to $409m for the first quarter.

Accredify launches on-site COVID-19 testing system for SG firms

The system enables employees to have test results in as fast as 60 seconds.

Gov’t shells out $2b to extend support amidst reimplemented P2(HA)

The Jobs Support Scheme has been extended to 18 August.