A pedestrian walks along the pier at the near-empty Merlion Park waterfront in Singapore on Tuesday. Photo: Bloomberg A pedestrian walks along the pier at the near-empty Merlion Park waterfront in Singapore on Tuesday. Photo: Bloomberg
A pedestrian walks along the pier at the near-empty Merlion Park waterfront in Singapore on Tuesday. Photo: Bloomberg

Coronavirus: Singapore bans gatherings of more than 10 people, closes bars and cinemas

  • Entertainment venues will be shut from Friday until the end of April, with tuition centres also closed and religious services suspended
  • In sternest warning yet, authorities say those admitted to public hospitals with Covid-19 after travelling overseas will be charged full rates

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A pedestrian walks along the pier at the near-empty Merlion Park waterfront in Singapore on Tuesday. Photo: Bloomberg A pedestrian walks along the pier at the near-empty Merlion Park waterfront in Singapore on Tuesday. Photo: Bloomberg
A pedestrian walks along the pier at the near-empty Merlion Park waterfront in Singapore on Tuesday. Photo: Bloomberg
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