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Singapore reports first coronavirus deaths as cases rise across ASEAN

Singapore reports first coronavirus deaths as cases rise across ASEAN

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong warned Singaporeans on Saturday to expect more deaths from the coronavirus outbreak after the city-state's first fatalities were announced earlier in the day.

Singapore launches contact tracing mobile app to track coronavirus infections

Singapore launches contact tracing mobile app to track coronavirus infections

Singapore launched a contact-tracing smartphone app to allow authorities to identify those who have been exposed to people infected with coronavirus as part of efforts to curb the spread of the disease.

Police seek four men over coronavirus attack on Singapore student

Police seek four men over coronavirus attack on Singapore student

British police on Wednesday said they are seeking four suspects after an attack on a student from Singapore, amid growing racism linked to the spread of the new coronavirus.

Coronavirus cases rise as recessions loom in Singapore, Japan

Coronavirus cases rise as recessions loom in Singapore, Japan

Japan and Singapore appeared to be on the brink of recession on Monday as the coronavirus epidemic disrupted tourism and supply chains around the world

Advisory: Reconsider travelling to Singapore

Advisory: Reconsider travelling to Singapore

Qatar's embassy in Singapore has advised all Qatari citizens wishing to travel to Singapore to wait until the conditions related to the Coronavirus improves, except for the most urgent need.

Singapore Airshow hit by virus fears as 70 exhibitors pull out

Singapore Airshow hit by virus fears as 70 exhibitors pull out

More than 70 exhibitors including US aerospace giant Lockheed Martin have pulled out of the Singapore Airshow over concerns about the coronavirus outbreak ...

Singapore lifts virus alert to SARS level, sparking panic buying

Singapore lifts virus alert to SARS level, sparking panic buying

Singapore on Friday raised its coronavirus alert level and reported more cases not linked to previous infections or travel to China, a move that sparked panic-buying of essentials in some shops across the island.

Singapore confirms first case of new China virus, another likely

Singapore confirms first case of new China virus, another likely

Singapore on Thursday confirmed its first case of a new strain of coronavirus that has killed 17 and infected more than 630 people in China, the health ministry said.

Singapore's Ambassador hails ties with Qatar

Singapore's Ambassador hails ties with Qatar

Ambassador of Singapore to the State Jai Sohan Singh has hailed as distinguished the Singaporean-Qatari ties that are supported by the good relations between the leaders of the two countries ...

Facebook corrects user's post under new Singapore fake news law

Facebook corrects user's post under new Singapore fake news law

Facebook said on Saturday it had issued a correction notice on a user's post at the request of the Singapore government, but urged for a measured approach to the implementation of a new "fake news" law

Amir meets Singaporean minister

Amir meets Singaporean minister

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met, the Senior Minister and Co-ordinating Minister for National Security of Singapore Teo Chee Hean ...

Singapore baggage handler jailed for swapping luggage tags

Singapore baggage handler jailed for swapping luggage tags

A Singaporean baggage handler has been jailed for 20 days for swapping tags on nearly 300 suitcases at the city-state's airport, causing them to end up at wrong destinations around the world.