Tag: Kenneth Mak

Singapore to continue with containment strategy in battle against Covid-19

Singapore has chosen to continue to use the strategy of containment in its fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, saying that herd immunity is "too big a price for us to pay". At a press conference on Tuesday (May 12), Associate Professor Kenneth Mak, the Director...

Social distancing challenging on trains and buses

Singaporeans have expressed their concern over the feasibility of implementing the social distancing measure in public spaces such as the bus or the train. These concerns came after reports of officials sitting a significant distance apart from each other at a press conference held...

Social distancing: Task force members set example at press conference

Singapore – The multi-ministry task force has disclosed more information on measures such as social distancing to curb the spread of Covid-19. The ministers and media led by example and sat further apart. However, netizens agreed that it would not be practical to implement...