Tag: Stay-Home Notice

Netizens say punishment for woman who breached SHN and gallivanted around S’pore insufficient

Netizens say that the punishment that could possibly be given to a woman who breached her Stay Home Notice and gallivanted around Singapore is insufficient. Given the detrimental consequences of her reckless behavior, Facebook users argued that the penalties she faced were "too light." In...

FedEx pilot jailed for flouting CB rules worried for his family back in the US

Singapore—Brian Dugan Yeargan, an American national who is a pilot for FedEx, made the news earlier this week when he was jailed for breaking Circuit Breaker rules last month. Mr Yeargan was sentenced to a month in jail on May 13. The pilot, who is...

Netizen documents his SHN at Swissotel: Everything he did to keep from boredom, loneliness and isolation

Singapore—Marcus Chua, who returned from studies in the US late last month, found himself quarantined at the Swissotel Stamford when he got back. He documented the duration of his stay on Twitter. And though staying in one of the city’s posh hotels is by no...

Shanmugam comes down hard on violators of stay home notice, says they will be prosecuted

Singaporean Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam has said that individuals found to be in violation of their mandatory stay-home notices will be prosecuted. As Singapore tightens its grip on the enforcement of counter-measures aimed at alleviating the spread of the Covid-19 virus, government...

ICA says “strong enforcement” for man who breached Stay-Home Notice if he does it again

Singapore—A Singaporean man who had recently returned from a trip to Myanmar but who disobeyed the Stay-Home Notice (SHN) he was given in order to buy a bowl of bak kut teh has been given a warning by the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA). The...

K Shanmugam on rejection of PR renewal for breaching Stay-Home Notice: we will not hesitate to take strong action

Singapore – The Minister for Law and Home Affairs K Shanmugam backed up the rejection of a man’s Permanent Resident renewal for disregarding the Stay-Home Notice. On February 26, the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) barred a 45-year-old Singaporean Permanent Resident re-entry into the country...

Netizens back Pritam Singh’s concern over Govt ability to enforce Stay-Home Notices

Singapore -- Workers' Party leader Pritam Singh voiced concern in Parliament on Feb 18 about the mandatory Stay-Home Notice effective from 11.59 pm that day for individuals returning from China. According to the Ministry of Manpower, all work pass holders who return from China have...