Tag: surgical masks

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...

Ho Ching thanks Taiwan for mask donation, clarifies earlier remark, but stops short of...

Singapore—Was it just a case of much ado about nothing, after all? After receiving backlash for her caption on a Facebook post about Taiwan’s...

20 used face masks — That’s what jogger saw during run

Singapore — A jogger saw 20 used face masks during one part of his run on Saturday and he has taken to social media...

Netizens spam Ho Ching’s Facebook feed with an “Errrr…” after her post about Taiwanese...

Singapore—On social media these days, there’s no telling what might upset netizens. Ho Ching, the CEO of Temasek Holdings and wife of Prime Minister Lee...

Covid-19: These doctors are saying face masks may do more harm than good

From the beginning of the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, people have been wondering whether or not they should be wearing masks to protect...

Surgical masks the latest night-out accessory for party-goers

Singapore — The partying is going on even in the midst of the Covid-19 outbreak. A photo has gone viral of an attractive young...

China confirms aerosol spread of Covid-19, frontline medical workers need to wear right masks

Singapore — The health authorities in China have found that Covid-19 can be spread through the air, or aerosol transmission, in cases where an...

Netizen appeals to Singaporeans—“Please STOP discarding your used masks on the ground”

Singapore—After seeing used face masks littered in different places, an irate netizen has appealed to Singaporeans to dispose of them properly. After all, LiLynn Wan...

Why there are no queues for the free masks at CCs

Singapore — After news that the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) was spreading in China, surgical masks were snapped up in Singapore, with long queues snaking...

‘Kampung’ spirit shines through amidst coronavirus outbreak as residents in Punggol share masks and...

SINGAPORE — In the midst of mounting global distress, loss and panic brought about by the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak, the kampung spirit still lives on...
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