COVID-19 News Watch


In light of the evolving Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) situation, SRA will be sharing important updates and useful information here. You may also refer to the Ministry of Health (MOH) and the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) websites for the latest updates. We also urge all SRA Members to subscribe to the Whatsapp channel keep abreast on the real happenings in a timely fashion and to dispel fears and rumours.

We urge all businesses and individuals to take the appropriate precautionary measures in accordance with the advisories published by the Singapore government.




Wearing of masks when visiting supermarket,conevnience store, pharmacies & malls [11 April]

Solidarity Budget 2020 [6 April] 

Salary and leave arrangement during Circuit Breaker [6 April]

Enchanced JSS[6 April]

Salary & leave during Circuit Breaker[6 April]

Trace Together App by Ministry Of Health 

[Updated] Travel Advisory and Restrictions 

All travelers arriving in Singapore to submit health declaration form through The SG Arrival Card Eservice. Click here for more information [27 March 2020]

Travel Advisories [23 March 2020]

Travel History in the last 14-days in Countries/Regions For Singapore Residents and Long Term Pass Holders For Short-Term Visitors
Hubei province (mainland China) 14-day quarantine Not allowed entry or transit
All other countries / regions 14-day SHN Not allowed entry or transit


[Updated] Measure for Returning Travellers  by Ministry of Health 

Tighter Measures to minimise spread of COVID-19 among general public [ 24 March 2020]

 Stricter Safe Distancing Measures  By Enterprise Singapore(ESG) and Singapore Tourism Board(STB) for retail stores and Fnb Outlets

Sector Specific Advisories by Singapore Government 

General advisory for workplace measures in response to DORSCON Orange situation in Singapore by Ministry of Manpower

Advisory for Large-Scale Events Amidst the Novel Coronavirus Situation by Ministry of Health

Advisory for employers and employees travelling to and from Mainland China in response to increase in cases of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) by Ministry of Manpower

General advisory for workplaces and frontline workers in response to confirmed cases of local transmission of Novel Coronavirus in Singapore by Ministry of Manpower

Advisory on the COVID-19 by Enterprise Singapore

Advisory on the Wuhan Coronavirus for Businesses by the Ministry of Trade & Industry (MTI)



What is the Wuhan coronavirus?

Masking up: how and when you should do it

What you can do to protect yourself from the Wuhan coronavirus?

Additional Precautionary Measures to Minimise Risk of Community Spread in Singapore by Ministry of Health

Additional Measures by Ministry of Manpower to Contain Spread of Wuhan Virus by Ministry of Manpower

Press Release by Ministry of Health, 7 Feb 2020: Risk Assessment Raised to DORSCON Orange

Prime Minister's Office, 8 Feb 2020: PM Lee Hsien Loong on the Novel Coronavirus (nCoV) Situation in Singapore

Article by Bloomberg, 10 Feb 2020: As Asia Panics, One Country Wins Praise for Approach to Virus

Press Release by Ministry of Health, 12 Feb 2020: Singapore and Malaysia to establish a joint working group for the 2019 Novel Coronavirus




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