Update on the Wuhan coronavirus in Singapore
  • 30 January 2020 at 11:41
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Update on the Wuhan coronavirus in Singapore

 

The 6th and 7th case of Wuhan coronavirus in Singapore have been confirmed. All confirmed cases are Chinese nationals from Hubei.

 

Further steps will be taken to limit the risk that Hubei travellers pose to Singapore;

Quarantine for travelers

 

All recent travellers to Hubei will be quarantined.

Quarantine orders have legal force, with severe penalties for non-compliance.

 

Suspension of visas

The ICA will be suspending previously issued and new visas for Chinese nationals with passports issued in Hubei province.

 

All flights from Wuhan have ceased since 23 Jan.

New visitors with a travel history in Hubei will not be allowed entry into, or transit through Singapore

 

Stay updated at www.moh.gov.sg