29 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore, all imported

SINGAPORE (CNA) – Singapore reported 29 new COVID-19 cases as yesterday, said the Ministry of Health (MoH) in its preliminary daily update. All were imported infections, and had been placed on stay-home notice or isolated upon arrival in Singapore.

There were no new locally transmitted cases in the community, said the ministry. MOH reported on Friday that a 20-year-old Singaporean man who works at Crowne Plaza Changi Airport had tested “preliminarily positive” for the new B117 strain.

More details on Sunday’s Borneo Bulletin