Tag: coronavirus

G20 urged to fill $4.5 bn gap in global Covid-19 vaccine fund

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | AFP | Friday 11/20/2020 G20 nations must help plug a $4.5 billion gap in the global Covid-19 vaccine fund to save...

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...

New study by British scientists: COVID-19 could lead to neurological complications

On Wednesday (Jul 8), researchers from the University College London (UCL) published a study which found that COVID-19 could cause severe neurological damage in infected...

Cheap life-saving Covid-19 drug discovered by Oxford scientists

Researchers at the University of Oxford have discovered a life-saving drug for Covid-19 patients in critical condition. While scientists around the world are rallying to...

Singapore & the Philippines emerge from coronavirus restrictions at the same time, but with...

Singapore—Singapore and one of its Southeast Asian neighbours, the Philippines, began easing restrictions imposed due to the coronavirus pandemic at the same time at...

Stay off the couch and keep fit during the circuit breaker period with online...

While the circuit breaker dictates that we really must stay at home, that's no reason to neglect exercise. It might seem preferable to be...

Ho Ching takes to FB to clarify why only HDB lift buttons and not...

SINGAPORE—Social media-savvy Ho Ching, CEO of Temasek Holdings and wife of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, has taken to Facebook to address the question...

New Covid-19 patient reported to work at Bishan MRT even after becoming symptomatic

Singapore— A woman who is listed among the new coronavirus patients in the Ministry of Health’s (MOH) report for May 18 is said to...

Face masks with virus-detecting sensors that light up to debut soon

For the past six years, a team of bioengineers at Harvard and MIT have been working on sensors that detect the presence of viruses,...

Cautious approach necessary when easing circuit breaker: Gan Kim Yong

Singapore — As the end of the circuit breaker period draws near, a "cautious" approach is necessary when easing measures requiring people to stay...
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