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Singapore lab tests surgical masks

  Technicians at a lab in Singapore demonstrate how they test and certify surgical masks during a media tour. Masks sent to the lab by...

Revisiting mask hygiene: the cardinal rules of mask-wearing

As the pandemic continues to rage on, face masks have become an integral part of our everyday lives. But wearing a mask is not...

Goh Meng Seng: Second batch of “better and tested” Govt face masks not breathable

Singapore -- The second batch of Government face masks which were "supposed(ly) better and reportedly tested" are not breathable, according to opposition People's Power Party...

Man claims his new mask turned yellow after it was washed

Singapore -- New, improved reusable face masks were issued on Tuesday (May 26) in the third such exercise since the beginning of the Covid-19...

Improved reusable face masks for residents of S’pore

Improved reusable face masks will be distributed to residents of Singapore towards the end of this month, Trade and Industry Minister Chan Chun Sing...

Woman draws public ire for filming police who confront her for not wearing a...

As Singapore tightens its measures in an effort to subdue Covid-19, the Singaporean police have been ensuring that people follow the measures put in...

Woman refuses to wear mask at People’s Park Centre, tells officer it’s her problem...

Singapore—Some people seem to be having difficulty following the more stringent circuit breaker rules put in place by the Government in a bid to...

Mixed online response over efficacy of cloth masks given out by Government

As the Government has gone after its initiative to hand out masks to Singaporeans, there has been a mixed online response over the efficacy...

50 masks for S$49 — Kate Pang feels cheated over online purchase

Singapore-based host Kate Pang wanted to buy more masks amid the current Covid-19 pandemic. In 8days.sg on Thursday (April 2), she is reported as saying in a...

Like it or not, Asians have been wearing masks for over a century, and...

It’s one of the differences between Asian (at least East Asian) cultures and the west—wearing masks in public. When in Europe or the United...
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