Govt to waive swab test costs for construction workers until August

Govt to waive swab test costs for construction workers until August

27/5/2020 5:33:00 PM

Govt to waive swab test costs for construction workers until August

SINGAPORE — The Government will waive the cost of swab tests for construction workers until August this year, the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) announced on Wednesday (May 27).

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