Updated: May 20, 2020
Good news! The government has announced that the circuit breaker will ends on 1 June 2020 and business operation will resume in phases.
The latest, as of today (19th), there are 451 new cases of new Covid-19 in Singapore, with a total of 28,794 diagnosed cases!
The figures seems huge. However, the situation in Singapore is improving.
The Ministry of Health stated in latest report that most of the newly diagnosed cases were work permit holders residing in the dormitories. In addition, one case is a Singaporean or permanent resident. The infection rate of Singapore citizens, permanent residents and community cases is less than 1% of the total.
Stricter Safe Distancing Measures
In the early stage of the outbreak, the health status of this group of foreign workers was not given due attention until the outbreak. The rapid development of Singapore over the years cannot be separated from the sweat of these foreign workers.