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Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat extends Job Support Sch…

Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat extends Job Support Sch…

[Newsphopick=Kingsley Lim] Singapore – Singapore extends the Job Support Scheme (JSS) by seven months to increase hiring activity in sectors which are still growing. This extension of the Job Suppo...

Stimulus in Indonesia is insufficient for households to get …

Stimulus in Indonesia is insufficient for households to get …

[Newsphopick=Kingsley Lim] According to a new survey, Indonesia’s stimulus is not enough for households to survive the coronavirus pandemic. As such, economists have called on the Indonesian govern...

A new campaign encourages Singaporeans to take a holiday to …

A new campaign encourages Singaporeans to take a holiday to …

[Newsphopick=Kingsley Lim] Singaporeans are encouraged to support local businesses and tourism in a $45 million campaign organised by the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) and other agencies in the cou...

The rise of dark kitchens

The rise of dark kitchens

[Newsphopick=Kingsley Lim] ‘Nothing is permanent’ says the wise. We cannot expect business to resume as usual. When the coronavirus pandemic hit the global economy, governments across the world hav...

Resorts World Sentosa furloughs its employees in order to ke…

Resorts World Sentosa furloughs its employees in order to ke…

[Newsphopick=Kingsley Lim] Singapore – As Singapore officially slips into a technical recession, one of Singapore’s largest employers has opted to furlough workers in a bid to survive the coronavir...

Disneyland Hong Kong to close again due to COVID-19 restrict…

Disneyland Hong Kong to close again due to COVID-19 restrict…

[Newsphopick=Kingsley Lim] Hong Kong – As Hong Kong experiences another wave of coronavirus infections, the city’s officials have acted quickly to restrict all public gatherings of more than four p...

Funeral for Seoul’s mayor proceeded amidst protests and prob…

Funeral for Seoul’s mayor proceeded amidst protests and prob…

[Newsphopick=Atalia Chua] Seoul’s mayor Park Won-soon’s funeral went ahead as planned on Monday (13 July). However, the highly-publicised event was shrouded in protests and probes into sexual haras...

Media Working Group of the European Parliament asks Philippi…

Media Working Group of the European Parliament asks Philippi…

[Newsphopick=Atalia Chua] Members of the European Parliament wrote a letter to President of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte, to voice their concern over the cyber libel guilty verdict of two Phili...

WHO acknowledges that COVID-19 could be airborne

WHO acknowledges that COVID-19 could be airborne

[Newsphopick=Kingsley Lim] The World Health Organization (WHO) hosted a conference and gave updates on the global COVID-19 situation on July 7. It acknowledges that there is new evidence that the c...

Students in China sit for their annual college entrance exam…

Students in China sit for their annual college entrance exam…

[Newsphopick=Atalia Chua] Nearly a month of pandemic-delay, 11 million stressed-out Chinese students began taking the country's strenuous annual college entrance exam on Tuesday. Known in Chinese a...