SAF will do more for COVID-19 fight if needed: Ng Eng Hen

SAF will do more for COVID-19 fight if needed: Ng Eng Hen

SINGAPORE: The Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) will contribute more to the country’s fight against COVID-19 “if there is a need to do more”, said Minister for Defence Ng Eng Hen on Thursday (Apr 9).  He noted that 70 SAF medical personnel had been deployed to a few...
Commentary: Indonesia’s COVID-19 fight has deeper challenges

Commentary: Indonesia’s COVID-19 fight has deeper challenges

SINGAPORE: Indonesian President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo declared the COVID-19 outbreak a public health emergency on Mar 31.   He also announced new regulation which allows regional governments and city authorities to restrict people’s movements and close non-essential...