People shop for groceries in Singapore on February 23, 2020. Photo: Reuters

Singapore soothes food and labour supply fears as Malaysia border closure looms

  • Singapore imports some 90 per cent of its food from global sources, including eggs, sugar and milk from Malaysia, but officials say the island has a sufficient contingency stockpile
  • Malaysia’s border closure will affect the 415,000 people who use two land checkpoints for work and school, and to ferry supplies into the city state
Topic |   Coronavirus Malaysia
People shop for groceries in Singapore on February 23, 2020. Photo: Reuters
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