Tag: air travel

COVID-19: Was the Singapore Government too slow to react?

By: Aretha Chinnaphongse &  A J Jennevieve As of 20 June 2020, Singapore has nearly 41,000 COVID-19 infections under its belt. This begs the question - how exactly did we reach this staggering number? We explore a few possible reasons to access the government’s reaction...

Singapore Airlines reports annual net loss of S$212m due to COVID-19

SINGAPORE—On Thursday (May 14), Singapore Airlines (SIA) announced that it suffered an annual net loss of S$212 million, a first in its 48 years of operation, after the COVID-19 pandemic brought air travel to a near-standstill. The Government has promised to "spare no effort" in...