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by Pal
Fri, 12 Jun 2020 6:50 pm
Forum: Articles
Topic: Connecting with Others in Isolation
Replies: 0
Views: 898

Connecting with Others in Isolation

... living in separate households may have to continue isolating themselves from each other in order to cut down on any possible transmission of the coronavirus. While there are ways for people to connect with others that don’t require face-to-face meetups, most of these also require the use of technology ...
by Pal
Thu, 04 Jun 2020 2:03 pm
Forum: Articles
Topic: Helping vulnerable groups to cope with social isolation
Replies: 0
Views: 1128

Helping vulnerable groups to cope with social isolation

... and those suffering from underlying mental health issues, are all at increased risk when they are socially isolated. Focusing too much on coronavirus-related news can cause a great amount of stress, and this is especially so for those who already suffer from depression or anxiety. As case ...
by PNGMK
Tue, 02 Jun 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: So which one of you tards got busted drinking at TAPS @ RQ
Replies: 35
Views: 6409

Re: So which one of you tards got busted drinking at TAPS @ RQ

7 careers ruined. If you're one if these folk change your LinkedIn profile quickly as you'll be doxxed and your workplace harassment may start.


https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/si ... c.whatsapp
by sundaymorningstaple
Mon, 25 May 2020 9:15 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR approval chance in 2020
Replies: 1429
Views: 233293

Re: PR approval chance in 2020

... last year July 2019, been working for almost 11 months now. The reason I'm applying for PR is because my mother (holding a PR) is here. Guess this coronavirus matter makes me want to stay in SG forever cos travelling in-and-out will be difficult for God's know how long. I reckon you will be lucky ...
by singaporeflyer
Mon, 25 May 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR approval chance in 2020
Replies: 1429
Views: 233293

Re: PR approval chance in 2020

... last year July 2019, been working for almost 11 months now. The reason I'm applying for PR is because my mother (holding a PR) is here. Guess this coronavirus matter makes me want to stay in SG forever cos travelling in-and-out will be difficult for God's know how long. Chance is low, you went ...
by elvinxiong
Mon, 25 May 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR approval chance in 2020
Replies: 1429
Views: 233293

Re: PR approval chance in 2020

... last year July 2019, been working for almost 11 months now. The reason I'm applying for PR is because my mother (holding a PR) is here. Guess this coronavirus matter makes me want to stay in SG forever cos travelling in-and-out will be difficult for God's know how long.
by ProvenPracticalFlexible
Mon, 25 May 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Are you for a targeted lock-down or a full lock-down?
Replies: 7
Views: 1103

Re: Are you for a targeted lock-down or a full lock-down?

A reasonably neutral summary of Sweden's current state: www.forbes.com/sites/joshuacohen/2020/05/23/swedens-gamble-on-coronavirus-has-it-paid-off/amp/ Not very convincing results as such, of course it is true that people were free to hangout at bars and restaurants if that is your ...
by Pal
Sun, 24 May 2020 11:21 am
Forum: Articles
Topic: Going Digital in the Time of COVID-19
Replies: 0
Views: 888

Going Digital in the Time of COVID-19

... While the more introverted among us may have long been prepared to live in quasi-isolation, many others have been caught on the back foot when the coronavirus pandemic swept across the world and left country after country in lockdown. Not all small local businesses had planned for an eventuality ...
by SoniaSiddhu
Thu, 21 May 2020 10:24 am
Forum: Beauty, Health & Fitness
Topic: Where to get children vaccinated in Singapore?
Replies: 1
Views: 571

Where to get children vaccinated in Singapore?

... I am planning to bring my children to get their Pneumococcal and Chickenpox vaccines, also heir Tdap vaccines and flu vaccines once this Coronavirus wave passes. So far these are the few clinics I have researched: SGH Travel Clinic , Clari Health CBD Travel Clinic , and Raffles Medical ...
by Haruki
Tue, 19 May 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: When do you think we can stop wearing masks?
Replies: 60
Views: 7658

When do you think we can stop wearing masks?

I understand that they reduce the risk of getting the virus somewhat, but given how quickly the coronavirus can spread, does this mean we're all pretty much doomed to wear masks while outside until there are 0 cases islandwide?
by mxcion
Sun, 03 May 2020 4:39 pm
Forum: Property Talk, Housing & Rental
Topic: Question about unused condo for months
Replies: 2
Views: 760

Question about unused condo for months

My wife and I have been out of the country for several months now. I was initially asked to temporarily transfer to a different office due to coronavirus concerns, but my wife stayed in SG since we weren’t expecting the assignment to be that long. When it got extended, she left to stay visit ...
by Pal
Sat, 02 May 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Articles
Topic: Government support for individuals impacted by COVID-19
Replies: 1
Views: 1013

Government support for individuals impacted by COVID-19

... Solidarity Package announced in April 2020, DPM Heng Swee Keat announced that all households would receive support to cope with the impact of the coronavirus. All Singaporeans aged 21 and above will receive a payment of $600 in April. Depending on income level, eligible Singaporeans may receive ...
by Pal
Mon, 27 Apr 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: Articles
Topic: Government support for industries impacted by COVID-19
Replies: 0
Views: 734

Government support for industries impacted by COVID-19

... to retain their employees and ride out the storm. Additional support for the tourism sector As the tourism industry has been badly affected by the coronavirus outbreak, numerous measures have been put in place to help keep companies in this sector afloat. Tour operators, hotels, serviced apartments, ...
by martincymru
Sat, 25 Apr 2020 3:06 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Covid-19: Are we sampling to determine infection rates?
Replies: 8
Views: 1424

Covid-19: Are we sampling to determine infection rates?

If not then how do we know if we are nearing herd immunity and thus closer to exiting the Circuit Breaker?

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/23/nyre ... pdate.html

Anyone like to guess? 5%, 10%, 20%.........

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