Tag: Wuhan virus

Lim Tean says PAP government reactive not proactive in dealing with coronavirus outbreak

In a recent Facebook post, opposition politician Lim Tean gave his own two-cents on the fact that the Singaporean Ministry of Education is not...

Netizens skeptical about 14-day quarantine for 30,000 workers

https://www.facebook.com/TheStraitsTimes/posts/10156721336732115?__xts__=68.ARAPJedHAhBYOOVoHXfeA_rhFkpy3IxyCyjjGgrVreFiGCZhZ8ORFOGx1ykUhtcxGQTV3pU08xk2RkLQQwiQKb5YWoXjsbi_Z5bJw-RhSB1dhNi3LqNnDkM-Psw6t4X1XlHZQyolD6lOSgjtQvn9GNzkaKf_E9TCSTK60XK8_LfYgkH55z9coG5VCLIuiQWs5C6eBaRs0XSU5RNlDLZ4craFr_HiJF30sr_0sI1tFwz6qFQcZ7hQ4rPwNs57NHEWwT66SMgCHoP7-FkQg8FUI0S41zna1WfeUZlnJ5bEthStch9uqGiK5qvUn6fuF97a1HSVHak-Rn8RNHN0TdSE&__tn__=-R According to straitstimes.com, on Sunday (Feb 2), Manpower Minister Josephine Teo on Sunday said that there are around 30,000 Chinese nationals with work passes who...

Wuhan virus outbreak: Whole of nation, not just whole of government, approach

So far there is a certain calm in the way Singapore takes the Wuhan coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak in its stride. No doubt, the experience...

Chan Chun Sing: Hoarding masks will “destroy the system”

With the total count of confirmed novel coronavirus cases in Singapore going up to 16 this week, people have gone to extreme measures such...

JJ Lin, Stefanie Sun produce song to cheer up those affected by Wuhan virus

Singaporean singers JJ Lin and Stefanie Sun have produced a song, titled I'll Stay With You, to lift the spirits of those affected by...

WHO declares novel coronavirus outbreak a global public health emergency

On Thursday (Jan 30), the World Health Organisation declared the novel coronavirus outbreak a global public health emergency. According to npr.org, WHO Director-General, Dr. Tedros Adhanom...

Experts say masks are unnecessary if you are well

As the Wuhan virus continues to spread, more and more people are making a beeline for stores to buy whatever it is they deem...

Malaysian singer Ika Mustafa cleared of coronavirus

The recent Wuhan coronavirus scare has caused a lot of panic and fear especially for people who have been travelling in and out of...

Chinese billionaire Jack Ma to donate 100 million yuan to help find Wuhan coronavirus...

Singapore—Jack Ma, the founder of Alibaba and one of the richest men in China, has vowed to donate 100 million yuan (S$19.6 million) to...

New YouGov poll shows that 3 out of 5 Singaporeans are afraid of contracting...

SINGAPORE — On Wednesday (Jan 29), three new cases of the Wuhan virus were confirmed in Singapore by the Ministry of Health, bringing the...
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