Travellers are seen through the arrival gates of Singapore’s Changi Airport on Thursday. Photo: EPA
Travellers are seen through the arrival gates of Singapore’s Changi Airport on Thursday. Photo: EPA

Coronavirus: Singapore’s tourist ban aims to curb imported infections, ease health care pressure

  • The move to ban all short-term visitors entering or transiting the city state includes tightened travel restrictions on work pass holders and dependents
  • It comes as Singapore has registered a spike in imported infections and after it reported its first two deaths from the pandemic on Saturday

Travellers are seen through the arrival gates of Singapore’s Changi Airport on Thursday. Photo: EPA
Travellers are seen through the arrival gates of Singapore’s Changi Airport on Thursday. Photo: EPA
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