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Lesson from S’pore’s Covid-19 outbreak: The stone left unturned

Singapore has been receiving much attention for its latest wave of Covid-19 cases —a wave so large that it catapulted the island nation to...

Daily brief: Covid-19 update for May 1, 2020

Singapore - A total of 528 new Covid-19 cases were reported on Thursday (April 30), said the Ministry of Health (MOH) in their latest...

Shanmugam: Gov’t to take legal action against those who spread falsehoods about migrant workers’...

Singapore—In a Zoom conference on Wednesday (Apr 29), Law and Home Affairs Minister K. Shanmugam pointed out that there have been individuals who are...

Critical Spectator lambasts ‘do-gooders’ who fault the Govt for Covid-19 outbreak among foreign workers

Singapore—Polish blogger Michael Petraeus, who is known as Critical Spectator online and who has made his decidedly pro-administration views very clear, apparently has very...

Josephine Teo and K Shanmugam visit dormitory of Covid-19 positive foreign worker who was...

Singapore—A foreign worker who had tested positive for Covid-19 was found dead on Thursday (Apr 23) morning at Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (KTPH). He...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for April 24, 2020

As of 8 am, April 24, 2020: World count There are now 2,682,225 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of...

Police free 21 foreign workers locked in dormitory room since Friday

Singapore—Twenty-one foreign workers who have been locked in a single room since Friday (Apr 17) because of fears of coronavirus spread were rescued by...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for April 22, 2020

As of 8 am, April 22, 2020: World count exceeds 2.5 million There are now 2,546,527 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest...

Pritam Singh says a “total mindset shift towards foreign workers” is urgent

Singapore—In a Facebook post, Workers’ Party (WP) secretary-general Pritam Singh said that the issues that have recently been in the news concerning the conditions...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for April 18, 2020

As of 9 am, April 18, 2020: World count There are now 2,224,426 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of cases,...
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