Wednesday, September 22, 2021


Singapore daily cases hit 1,178, most since April last year

The city-state had seen a brief drop to 917 cases on Monday.

Singapore experts call for compulsory vaccination as Covid cases spike

Singapore has not made vaccinations compulsory because the Pfizer and Moderna shots only have emergency approval in the country although it has limited activities for the unvaccinated.

Singapore scientists transform durian shells into antibacterial bandages

Researchers say using waste materials and yeast for the antimicrobial bandages is more cost effective than the production of conventional bandages.

Singapore continues to report over 1,000 virus cases

Its daily caseload inches up from 1,009 to 1,012.

Singapore posts over 1,000 virus cases as daily spikes continue

This is a jump from 935 cases the day before.

Singapore primary schools to shift online as virus cases rise

Primary One to Five students will move to home-based learning from Sept 27 to Oct 6 while Primary Six students will go on a study break from Sept 25 before sitting for the exam.

Singapore’s daily caseload edges up to 935, highest since April last year

This is a jump from the 910 infections reported the day before.

Singapore plans to improve worker dormitories after virus outbreak

The new standards include capping occupancy, en-suite toilets, better ventilation and the segmentation of communal facilities, with more spacious rooms and in-room WiFi coverage.

Singapore PM gets Covid booster jab

Lee Hsien Loong urges all who are offered the additional shot to accept it, as Singapore grapples with a spike in new cases.

Singapore logs 910 new Covid cases, highest since May last year

More than 80% of Singapore's population has been vaccinated against Covid-19.

Migrants taste freedom as Singapore loosens labour curbs under pilot programme

Singapore is running a pilot programme to allow up to 500 fully vaccinated migrant workers to visit certain public locations for six hours each week.

Singapore reports 837 Covid-19 cases in latest daily spike

A recent rise in cases after relaxation of some Covid-19 measures has prompted Singapore to pause on further reopening.

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