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Singapore's MOH licenses 24 private healthcare centres to provide Sinovac shots

Singapore News: 24 private healthcare institutions provide Sinovac-CoronaVac vaccine to citizens, permanent residents (PR) and long-term...

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Singapore set to ease COVID restrictions: All you need to know

Singapore is set to ease its month-long lockdown starting tomorrow in two steps, with more restrictions possibly being lifted if the...

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Former student calls out Singapore professor for Islamophobia; teacher may face disciplinary action

Nurul Fatimah Iskandar, 22, said in an Instagram post that Tan began an offensive discussion about Islam in the classroom, when she was his...

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Leader of Opposition Pritam Singh vows to call out bigoted views and racism in Singapore, says public spaces are for everybody

Singapore was witnessing “tectonic shifts”, Leader of Opposition Pritam Singh has said his party will work towards creating greater...

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Singapore sequencing data reveals Delta variant crowds out other COVID strains: Reports

COVID-19 sequencing in Singapore has revealed the emergence of the delta variant as the country's major local virus strain

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Singapore Law Minister Shanmugam condemns viral video against interracial couple

Video of an argument between a young inter-ethnic couple and a Chinese Singaporean man which went viral on social media today has again...

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Singapore allows Sinovac vaccine to be administered through special access route after WHO approval

Singapore's Ministry of Health (MOH) has allowed the use of Sinovac Biotech Ltd.’s COVID-19 vaccine, after the World Health Organisation...

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1.4 million Singaporeans, 950,000 HDB Households to receive SGD 1.3 billion in GST Vouchers in 2021

Singaporeans will receive GST Voucher – Cash Special Payment and GSTV – U-Save Special Payment are part of the SGD 900 million Household...

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Ensure all passengers have negative RT-PCR tests, Singapore government alerts airlines

Singapore authorities here have told airlines to ensure that those heading to the city-state have a valid negative coronavirus test report...

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30 new cases detected in Singapore, 15 of them local

Singapore's Ministry of Health (MOH) today confirmed 30 new COVID-19 cases, taking the country's total case count to 61,970.

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Singapore President expresses concern about online poll sexualising female Muslim teachers

Singapore President Halimah Yacob and Minister-in-charge of Muslim Affairs Masagos Zulkifli expressed concerns about an online poll...

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Singapore citizens, PRs require negative COVID test to return home

Singaporeans and permanent residents (PRs) looking to return to the city-state will also have to present a valid negative COVID-19...

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Singapore approves new COVID breath test with one-minute result

Singapore government has approved the use of a breath test designed to detect COVID-19 and give accurate results within one minute, the...

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Singapore reports 41 COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours, plans to increase testing

Covid-19 testing is being increased as new and unlinked infections rise in the local community, posing a threat to its virus containment...

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Singapore cancels upcoming Shangri-La Dialogue amid rising COVID cases

Singapore's annual international summit, the Shangri-La Dialogue, which had been scheduled to take place on June 4-5 this year, has been...

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Heartened by MEA's response, looking to move past 'new strain' controversy, says Singapore High Commissioner

Simon Wong, Singapore High Commissioner to India, yesterday in a virtual press conference stated that Delhi chief minister Arvind...

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Singapore denies Kejriwal claim of new COVID variant, Indian govt says Delhi CM “does not speak for India”

Kejriwal had tweeted on Tuesday asking the Indian government to stop all flights from Singapore over fears of a new variant in the island...

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Sinovac vaccine still being assessed for use in Singapore, says MOH

The Singapore government announced it is continuing to assess the use of the Sinovac Biotech COVID-19 vaccine, with its current stock having...

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38 community cases in Singapore as stricter restrictions kick in, highest in over a year

Singapore News: A total of 38 new community COVID-19 infections were reported in Singapore yesterday, according to the Ministry of Health...

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Singapore should not allow racism, xenophobia to become prevalent: Law Minister Shanmugam

Singapore will fail if it allows racism and xenophobia to become prevalent, Minister for Law and Home Affairs K Shanmugam said in response...

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Indian workers returning from Singapore amid workforce cuts due to COVID-19 surge

According to the Indian High Commission, more and more Indian workers are returning home as Singapore businesses cut down on workforce...

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Singapore reports first COVID-19 related death since March 13: Reports

Covid Update: Singapore reported its first death due to COVID-19 complications in over a month as an 88-year-old woman passed away at a...

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Singapore's Agrocorp enters burgeoning plant-based food market with HerbYvore

Singapore News - At a tasting event in Singapore on 15th April 2021, Agrocorp International, a Singapore based food and agri-commodities...

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Ban on travellers from India not targeted at any nationality: Singapore Transport Minister

Singapore News - A senior minister stated yesterday that Singapore's ban on travellers with recent travel history to India is not targeted...

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Singapore, Hong Kong travel bubble to begin from May 26: Reports

Singapore News - A long-delayed travel bubble between Hong Kong and Singapore will begin on May 26, the two cities have said, as they move...

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