As the number of Covid-19 cases increase, the trend suggests both unvaccinated and vaccinated people are contracting the virus.
Although 90% of infected children are have only mild symptoms, experts are concerned about the increased risk of serious illness.
Under the measures, “certified restaurants” endorsed for their infection prevention measures will be required to shorten their operation hours.
As at Wednesday (Jan 19), Singapore has recorded a total of 296,077 Covid-19 cases, with 844 deaths.
The book contains 13 chapters written by journalists from The Straits Times newsroom who have been in the thick of covering the crisis.
The booster rollout came amid concerns of exacerbating vaccine inequity across the country.
The spread of Covid-19 has kept essential workers from working, leaving business and social activities in a precarious state.
The statement, the outcome of a closed-door meeting held last week, did not clarify which manufacturers had not yet submitted data.
Health officials said 34 shops selling hamsters would suspend operations immediately and hand over the animals for testing.
Minister of Health and Welfare Kwon Deok-cheol said internal models predicted Omicron “to assume a dominant role by this weekend.”