Coronavirus : Some Singaporeans leave their houses so as not to 'drive each other crazy', but subdued mood remains
SINGAPORE - A measure of calm seems to have descended on the island after a surge in panic buying last week sparked by the virus alert level being raised to orange.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
It is still a mixed picture but a sense of normality has crept back into daily life, with Singaporeans returning to shopping malls, cafes and nightspots.Please subscribe or log in to continue reading the full article. Learn more about ST PREMIUM.
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Donors needed: Singapore blood supply critically low amid COVID-19 outbreakSINGAPORE — Authorities are urging Singaporeans to give blood as the country’s blood supply runs dangerously low amid the novel coronavirus outbreak.
Coronavirus: Eight of 9 British sufferers leave hospitalLONDON (AFP) - Eight of the nine people diagnosed with the new coronavirus in Britain have left hospital having now tested negatively twice for the virus, NHS England said on Saturday (Feb 15).. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Football: Solskjaer backs Ighalo to make instant United impact despite coronavirus 'quarantine'MANCHESTER, UNITED KINGDOM (AFP) - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists new signing Odion Ighalo does not need to know his Manchester United team-mates to be an instant hero at Chelsea on Monday.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Coronavirus: WHO says joint China mission to start virus investigations this weekendGENEVA (REUTERS) - A World Health Organisation-led joint mission with China will start its outbreak investigation work this weekend and will focus on how the new coronavirus is spreading and the severity of the disease, the WHO's director said on Friday (Feb 14).. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Coronavirus: China's capital Beijing imposes 14-day quarantine on arrivalsBEIJING (REUTERS) - The Chinese capital Beijing is imposing a 14-day self-quarantine on all those returning to the city, and will punish those who refuse to quarantine themselves or follow official rules on containing a new coronavirus, city authorities said on Friday (Feb 14).. Read more at straitstimes.com. Long Live The Emperor Xi & His Court.
Coronavirus: Egypt confirms first case, says affected person is a foreignerCAIRO (REUTERS) - Egypt confirmed on Friday (Feb 14) its first coronavirus case and said the affected person was a foreigner who had been put into isolation in hospital.. Read more at straitstimes.com.