Tag: National environment agency

Dengue cases increase in more than two years; 207 cases reported as of Jan...

Reports on dengue cases have increased over the past three weeks, with 207 cases reported as of January 5 of 2019, noted by National...

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...

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...

Singaporeans need to rethink plastic usage as Semakau fills up at an alarming rate

In Singapore, where almost all non-recyclable waste is incinerated, the streets, parks and beaches are perfectly clean. Compared to other Southeast Asian countries like...

40 years later, I remember life lessons from my principal

By Richard Seah The return food tray initiative, which the National Environment Agency launched last year, might not have been necessary if every Singaporean had...

Leave us alone, singing tissue paper lady tells govt

In the midst of the crowded streets of Holland Village, she sits in a wheelchair with a bag of tissue paper singing loudly in...
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Singapore – City of Dengue

By Elias Tan Clean and green Singapore has a new name: City of Dengue. The deadly mosquito-transmitted disease has claimed its seventh victim this year –...

One man's battle with NEA

Ong Siew Chey is on the warpath with the National Environment Agency on dengue. In an exchange of letters with the agency, published in...
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