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Singapore is now pouring almost S$60 billion into Covid-19 measures, including a S$600 payout for all adult Singaporeans

S$600 in cash will be credited into the bank accounts of all Singaporeans aged 21 and above by April 14.
A soldier stands in downtown Tunis on March 24, after Tunisia's president ordered the army to patrol the streets and enforce a public curfew from 6 pm to 6 am to stop the spread of coronavirus.

Robots, government-mandated selfies, and military lockdowns — here are some of the innovative and sometimes startling ways in which countries ar...

Countries are trying to contain the spread of coronavirus. Taiwan is tracking mobile phones while Tunisia has military personnel lining the streets.
Commuters leave the Woodlands Causeway across to Singapore from Johor, hours before Malaysia imposes a lockdown on travel due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Singapore is using a high-tech surveillance app to track the coronavirus, keeping schools and businesses open. Here’s how it works.

If rolled out in the US, Singapore's app would violate a slew of privacy laws — but the country is also rapidly outpacing the US in COVID-19 testing.
Commuters leave the Woodlands Causeway across to Singapore from Johor, hours before Malaysia imposes a lockdown on travel due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Singapore reports its first coronavirus-related deaths

Despite 385 confirmed cases and over 100 recoveries from coronavirus infection, Singapore had managed to avoid any fatalities.

An Italian cruise ship will finally dock in Singapore after Thailand and Malaysia rejected it amid the global coronavirus epidemic

Nearly 2,000 people — dozens of whom are Italians — will be screened for coronavirus symptoms before disembarking in Singapore.
A lady wearing protective face masks crosses the road along Orchard Road, a famous shopping district in Singapore, on Valentine's Day. Singapore declared the COVID-19 outbreak Code Orange on February 7, 2020.

Singapore is working ’round the clock’ to find coronavirus cases. Lying about where you’ve been can result in 6 months of jail or a ...

The system relies on surveillance footage, police, and a dedicated team of contact tracers, who map out where patients went before they got COVID-19.
Lab-grown shrimp like the type being developed by Shiok Meats costs $5,000 a kilo.

Lab-grown shrimp made from stem cells is nearly here — but a single dumpling could cost $300

Researchers are working to lower the price of "clean meats" like lab-grown shrimp, which costs $5,000 a kilo.