Commentary: Pharmacists can do more on frontlines of COVID-19 fight

Commentary: Pharmacists can do more on frontlines of COVID-19 fight

LOS ANGELES, California: Italy’s death toll from the novel coronavirus climbed to one of the highest in the world, its doctors made a plea to other countries: Manage the pandemic in the community, not in hospitals and emergency rooms. When people with COVID-19 show up...
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...