The new dormitories have improved living standards to minimise the risk of future infectious disease outbreaks.
Food and beverage (F&B) outlets and diners who breach safe management measures will now be penalised even for the first offence instead of just receiving a warning, Education Minister Lawrence...
SINGAPORE - Seven food and beverage (F&B) outlets in popular nightspots were fined $1,000 each for failing to comply with safe distancing rules over the past weekend.
Singapore is expected to face greater economic uncertainty and turbulence after the Covid-19 crisis, as well as longer-term trends of an ageing population and rising healthcare costs.
The pace of industry transformation in the hard-hit construction sector will be quickened so that it can be on a stronger footing after the pandemic.
A grant that helps Singaporeans who are unemployed or have suffered significant income loss due to the pandemic will be extended to December.
Some called for wage subsidies for local workers to be extended beyond this month, as well as targeted support for severely affected industries.
The number of seats in the next Parliament will grow from 89 to 93.
Instead of the one or two years that will typically be required for a building project of similar scale, some of the new Quick Build Dormitories (QBDs) announced by the multi-ministry Covid-19...