The Straits Times (Singapore)

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said in a video message on Sunday (Feb 16) that the Government will do "all that is necessary" to help workers and firms recover from the health crisis.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Fostering confidence and trust in public institutions over the years has helped enable Singapore to respond sensibly to the present outbreak

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - The frightening thing is that no region - not even North America - is fully equipped to handle an outbreak of this magnitude

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - It has been seven weeks since the world learnt of a new coronavirus that emerged in the Chinese city of Wuhan. In that time, the Singapore Government has rolled out a steady stream of measures to curb its spread here.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - A doctor tells of seeing her young daughters for only half an hour each day, while others share the challenges and fears they face in the fight against the coronavirus

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - The Government said last week that it will distribute one million face masks to private clinics, including GPs and specialists.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - When can the world breathe a collective sigh of relief? When can we stop taking protective measures?

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Those returning to Beijing must stay at home for 14 days; steps being taken to help firms

KUALA LUMPUR (The Straits Times/ANN) – Mr Anwar - who has been designated as prime minister-in-waiting - also sounded off efforts by certain quarters to keep Tun Dr Mahathir in power until the end of the term in 2023.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - The last new case is a 30-year-old Singaporean man who is a family member of case 50, the 62-year-old male DBS Bank employee who was confirmed to have the virus on Wednesday.