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New COVID-19 Rules as of May 16: Find Out What These Are

In light of increased community cases, the multi-ministry task force on COVID-19 proposed new steps on Friday (May 14). They will go into effect starting...

Long-Delayed Singapore-HK Travel Bubble to Begin on May 26

Nearly half a year since it was initially announced, the Singapore-Hong Kong travel bubble is finally set to begin on May 26. The move...

Employer Sent to Jail for Assaulting Maid, Causing Temporary Hearing Loss

A 51-year-old Singaporean woman who slapped her maid with so much force that the victim had suffered temporary hearing loss in 2017 was sent...

Gov’t Waives Foreign Worker Taxes Until September for S Pass, Work Permit Holders

The Ministry of Manpower on April 1 announced that foreign worker levies will be waived for all S Pass and work permit holders, including...

Singaporean Youth who Threw a Mug at Filipina Maid Sent to Reformative Training

A young Singaporean man who threw a metal mug at their Filipino household helper, fracturing her nose, was sentenced by the court on Tuesday (September 1)...

How to Sign Up for Gov.Sg on WhatsApp

Back in October 2019, the Singapore government cleverly enacted a law that aims to address the issue of fake news, which Singapore (and many...

Gov’t Enforces Stricter Measures as Cases Reach 287 in a Single Day

On Thursday (April 9), Singapore has seen its highest number of cases in a day at 287, bringing the total number of cases in...

[WATCH] Non-essential Workplaces, Schools to Close from April 7 and 8

On Friday (April 4), Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced that all nonessential services will be shut down temporarily as part of the Government’s...

Gov’t to Distribute Reusable Masks to All Households Starting April 5

Starting Sunday (April 5), every household in Singapore will receive reusable masks, as authorities are rethinking their advice on face masks, shared Prime Minister...

SG Bans All Tourists from Visiting as “Imported” COVID-19 Cases Rise

As the cases of coronavirus continue to grow in most parts of the world, countries such as China, Singapore, and Hong Kong have managed to contain...