Tag: Covid-19 in Singapore

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for August 11, 2020

As of 8 am, August 11, 2020: World count: 19,958,036 cases, 12,158,075 recoveries, 728,612 deaths There are now a total of 19,958,036 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 5,159,740 infections, followed by Brazil (3,057,470) and India (2,215,074). There...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for August 10, 2020

As of 8 am, August 10, 2020: World count: 19,734,428 cases, 12,001,537 recoveries, 728,612 deaths There are now a total of 19,734,428 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 5,126,293 infections, followed by Brazil (3,035,582) and India (2,153,010). There...

In brief: Coronavirus update for August 8, 2020

As of 10 am, August 8, 2020: Worldwide: 19,160,806 cases, 11,605,114 recoveries, 716,083 deaths The worldwide coronavirus case count is now over 19 million, with three countries accounting for over half of the cases: India recording over 2 million cases, Brazil over 3 million and...

Covid-19 cases in Singapore — One govt, two systems?

Singapore -- In a widely-shared post, playwright Alfian Sa’at has expressed concern with the high number of Covid-19 cases (908) on Wednesday (Aug 5). Mr Alfian wrote that even though community cases have been low, those in the foreign worker dormitories, which made up the...

Coronavirus update for August 7, 2020

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for August 7, 2020 As of 8 am, August 7, 2020: World count: 18,923,922 cases, 11,436,080 recoveries, 710,916 deaths There are now a total of 18,923,922 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 4,962,216 infections,...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for August 6, 2020

As of 8 am, August 6, 2020: World count: 18,635,877 cases, 11,206,409 recoveries, 702,903 deaths There are now a total of 18,635,877 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 4,898,839 infections, followed by Brazil (2,858,872) and India (1,908,254). There...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for August 5, 2020

As of 8 am, August 5, 2020: World count: 18,445,787 cases, 11,036,083 recoveries, 691,740 deaths There are now a total of 18,445,787 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 4,850,114 infections, followed by Brazil (2,808,076) and India (1,855,745). There...

Covid-19 in Singapore—are we winning the battle?

Singapore—While Covid-19 infections around the globe continue to rise and some Asian countries are battling a new wave of cases, the number of coronavirus cases in Singapore has gone down considerably since April. On April 20 the number of cases had reached a daily...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for August 4, 2020

As of 8 am, August 4, 2020: World count: 18,139,438 cases, 10,753,815 recoveries, 690,573 deaths There are now a total of 18,139,438 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 4,792,980 infections, followed by Brazil (2,750,153) and India (1,695,988). There...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for August 3, 2020

As of 8 am, August 3, 2020: World count: 17,852,451 cases, 10,598,327 recoveries, 679,794 deaths  There are now a total of 17,852,451 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 4,740,401 infections, followed by Brazil (2,733,677) and India (1,695,98). There have...