Tag: Ministry of Health

Covid-19: Public concerned that the number of imported cases in S’pore from the same...

Singapore – In response to the daily coronavirus updates provided by the Ministry of Health (MOH), members of the public have expressed their worry...

Worker in dorm informed 3 weeks later he was Covid-19 positive

Singapore -- The Ministry of Health (MOH) and the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) have apologised for an incident involving a migrant worker being informed...

Activist says calls for Josephine Teo to step down have been continuous

Singapore—Migrants’ rights activits Kokila Annamalai wrote in a Facebook post on Wednesday (July 15) that she has seen continued calls for Manpower Minister Josephine...

Public expresses confusion on the continually changing advisory regarding face masks and face shields

Singapore – Members of the public expressed their bewilderment towards the ever-changing advisory regarding face masks and shields after news that the latter was...

2 pre-school staff among 11 new positive Covid-19 cases

Singapore – Two pre-school staff members have tested positive for Covid-19, according to the daily update by the Ministry of Health on Saturday (May 23). They were...

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...

All TCM halls can re-open from May 12, says Health Minister

Singapore -- All traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) halls can reopen from May 12, according to Minister for Health Gan Kim Yong on Friday (May 8). The...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for April 20, 2020

As of 9 am, April 20, 2020: World count There are now 2,382,064 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States accounts for the highest number of...

New COVID-19 bill bans all public and private social gatherings of any size

SINGAPORE—To beef up the country's safe distancing measures amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, Parliament passed a bill on Tuesday (Apr 7) which effectively bans any...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for April 8, 2020

As of 8 am, April 8, 2020: World Count—There are now 1,413,415 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 in 176 countries. The number of deaths has risen to 81,200...
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