Singapore's 25 new COVID19 infections are all imported; 5th straight day with no community cases
AdvertisementIt will take some time for"nearly everybody" in Singapore to be vaccinated and develop herd immunity, said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at Ang Mo Kio polyclinic on Wednesday."It will not be in time for us to have a normal, very exciting Chinese New Year, but it will help."
The Government is targeting to have one community vaccination centre in every townby the end of March, said Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing on Tuesday.“And if we need to scale it up faster because if the vaccines come in faster, we will make sure that we have the vaccination capacity," said Mr Chan at Tanjong Pagar Community Centre.
IN FOCUS: How a year of COVID-19 changed Singapore foreverUK VARIANT CASESStaff members at Jewel Changi Airport as well as Terminal 3's public shops and food establishments who had worked from Dec 31 will be put through a special testing operation. headtopics.com
The move was made as a precautionary measure afterthree previously reported COVID-19 casestested positive for the new B117 variant, according to MOH's update on Tuesday, which also said the three infections could be linked. Read more: CNA »
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well done my fellow Singaporeans .....