Singapore reports first two COVID-19 deaths World

Singapore reports first two COVID-19 deaths

Singaporean Health Minister Gan Kim Yong on March 21 confirmed two persons died from the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) in the country due to complications.
Singapore detects first case of rare monkeypox World

Singapore detects first case of rare monkeypox

Singaporean Ministry of Health (MOH) announced on May 9 that it has detected the first case of monkeypox, with the patient identified as a 38-year-old Nigerian who arrived in Singapore in late last month.
World

Singapore intensifies precautionary measures against MERS

Singapore began conducting temperature screenings at air checkpoints for passengers arriving from the Republic of Korea (RoK) and the Middle East as a precautionary measure against the early the spread of MERS virus on June 9.
ASEAN

Singapore confirms first H1N1-related death

The Singaporean Ministry of Health (MoH) announced that a 49-year-old H1N1 patient, with multiple health problems, died on July 18, becoming the first fatality of the disease in the country so far.