People participate in an anti-vaccination rally in Melbourne, Australia. Photo: EPA-EFE
People participate in an anti-vaccination rally in Melbourne, Australia. Photo: EPA-EFE

Coronavirus: Singapore says rapid antigen tests effective in detecting Omicron; Thailand sees first case linked to new variant

  • Singapore, which has used ARTs to resume some large-scale events, said the tests will remain part of its strategy for dealing with the new strain
  • Elsewhere, Australia’s New South Wales state has now found 25 Omicron cases, none of which have been hospitalised for treatment

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
People participate in an anti-vaccination rally in Melbourne, Australia. Photo: EPA-EFE
People participate in an anti-vaccination rally in Melbourne, Australia. Photo: EPA-EFE
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