Tag: Ministry of Health

MOH: 17 measles cases found in worker’s dormitory and home for people with special...

Singapore — The Ministry of Health (MOH) reported that seventeen individuals were diagnosed with measles during the past weeks. Among those affected include foreign...

MOH and MSF vow to take “immediate action” post Auditor-General’s report on disbursement of...

Singapore— Two ministries mentioned by the Auditor-General’s Office (AGO) in its latest annual audit report have vowed to take immediate action to address issues...

More Singaporeans in favour of banning high-sugar drinks than implementing a sugar tax

Singapore — A recent survey showed that more Singaporeans would support measures banning drinks that are high in sugar rather than implementing a sugar...

CPF Board & MOH refuse husband’s request to use CPF funds for cancer-stricken wife,...

The Central Provident Fund (CPF) Board and Ministry of Health (MOH) have issued a joint statement with regards to a husband’s request to use...

Government boosts support to caregivers of elderly through financial assistance

The government plans to boost its support to caregivers of elders through giving of financial assistance and improving of respite care, according to the...

Will MOH’s healthcare fee benchmarks prevent skyrocketing costs?

The Ministry of Health (MOH) published benchmarks in November for professional fees for more than 200 common surgical procedures performed in the private sector,...

NEA reveals salmonella as the culprit behind recent Spize Restaurant gastroenteritis outbreak and shuts...

On December 7, authorities from the National Environment Agency (NEA) revealed the culprit behind Spize Restaurant River Valley outlet's massive gastroenteritis outbreak that killed...

Big food companies vs. the Ministry of Health–Is banning sugary drinks a step in...

Food Industry Asia (FIA), an industry group made of food companies such as Coca-Cola, McDonald’s and Nestle, is questioning the Ministry of Health’s (MOH)...

Sats officer dead and 72 others ill with food poisoning after eating at Spize...

When Brink’s Singapore, a security company located at Kaki Bukit, planned a Deepavali celebration for their employees, they did not know that they were about...

All tobacco products soon required to have health warnings and standardised packaging, said MOH,...

On Wednesday, October 31, the Ministry of Health (MOH) announced that all tobacco products will soon be required to assign 75 percent of box...
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