COVID-19 coronavirus

  • Yahoo News Singapore

    Fifth person dies in Singapore due to COVID-19

    SINGAPORE — The Ministry of Health has confirmed that a patient has passed away from complications due to COVID-19 infection on Friday (3 April) at 1.55am. This is the fifth death related to the coronavirus in Singapore.

  • Yahoo News Singapore

    At least 10 cases in S'pore infected by asymptomatic carriers

    SINGAPORE — A medical study on Singapore COVID-19 patients found that at least 10 of them got the coronavirus from those without symptoms.

  • Yahoo News Singapore

    S'pore confirms 49 new cases and 3 new clusters

    SINGAPORE — The Ministry of Health (MOH) on Thursday (2 April) identified 49 more coronavirus cases and three more clusters here, bringing the country’s total to 1,049.

  • Yahoo News

    Confirmed virus cases reach 1 million worldwide

    The first reported cases came from China in December, eventually spreading to nearly every other country on earth over the ensuing three months.

  • Yahoo News Singapore

    COVID-19: Fine, jail for employers who don't allow telecommuting where possible

    SINGAPORE — Employers who do not allow their staff to work from home where possible will now face jail terms of up to six months, fines of up to $10,000, or both.

  • theAsianparent

    MOE's tips for parents to help kids with home-based learning

    As parents and students gear up for the one-day-per-week home-based learning which begins in April, the Ministry of Education shared The Parent Kit for tips and to debunk myths on HBL.The post MOE Gives Tips, Debunks Myths On Home-based Learning appeared first on theAsianparent - Your Guide to Pregnancy, Baby & Raising Kids.

  • AFP Relax

    Jazz great Ellis Marsalis dies aged 85 after virus 'complications'

    Jazz great Ellis Marsalis died Wednesday at the age of 85 after contracting the coronavirus, his son Branford said. The acclaimed American pianist and teacher -- who featured on dozens of records over a musical career spanning several decades -- was the father of trumpeter Wynton and saxophonist Branford. "It is with great sadness that I announce the passing of my father, Ellis Marsalis Jr., as a result of complications from the coronavirus," Branford said in a statement published on his website, adding he was admitted to hospital on Saturday.

  • Variety

    Sony unveils US$100 million coronavirus relief fund

    Japan’s entertainment and technology giant Sony has unveiled a $100 million fund to support people around the world affected by the coronavirus. Announced on Thursday, the fund is intended to help in three areas: assistance for those individuals engaged in frontline medical efforts; support for children and educators now working remotely; and, creatives in the […]

  • Yahoo News Singapore

    4th person dies of coronavirus infection in Singapore

    SINGAPORE – A fourth patient has died from COVID-19 infection in Singapore, the Ministry of Health (MOH) confirmed on Thursday (2 April).

  • Yahoo Lifestyle SEA

    Streaming services to watch while staying at home

    We’ve compiled a list of streaming services that offer a range of content for you during this period.