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SINGAPORE: The Ministry of Healths announcement on Friday (Sep 10) that Singapore will push ahead with home isolation of milder COVID-19 cases marks an important step in the countrys journey towards the endemic era.Fully vaccinated young people with no underlying illnesses will recover at home rather than at the hospital by default from Wednesday onwards,
SINGAPORE: The Tripartite Committee aims to complete its recommendations for enshriningworkplace anti-discrimination guidelines into law in the first half of 2022, said Senior Minister of State for Manpower Koh Poh Koon in Parliament on Tuesday (Sep 14).Thereafter, the Government will consider therecommendations, and if accepted, prepare legislation.The Tripartite Committee comprises businesses, unions, Government and human
SINGAPORE: The Local Qualifying Salary (LQS) will not be further raised "for now"and wage increases will be sustainable, said Senior Minister of State for ManpowerZaqy Mohamad on Tuesday (Sep 14), as Members of Parliamentraised questions about recent announcements to expand support for lower-wage workers.Replying to parliamentary questions fromMPs from both sides of the aisle, Mr
SINGAPORE: Singapore is studying the possibility of using non-mRNA vaccines as booster shots and is in talks with suppliers to obtain the vials, said Senior Minister of State for Health Janil Puthucheary in Parliament on Tuesday (Sep 14).Dr Puthucheary was responding to several questions by Members of Parliament (MP) on Singapore's vaccination strategy and how