Updating a few COVID-19 developments in Asia.
Singapore will not be allowing short-term visitors to enter or transit through:
- and will limit the entry of work permit holders to those in essential sectors
- new bans begin Tuesday
Australia’s two most populous states, NSW and Victoria, are to go into lockdown:
- all non-essential services to be banned within 48 hours
- schools in Victoria will close from Tuesday
- supermarkets, banks, pharmacies, other essential services to remain open