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April 3, 2020 BDP Newswatch

Singapore announces "circuit breaker" measures to slow the spread of COVID-19

Singapore will shutter schools and most workplaces as the city-state unveiled a raft of stricter measures to slow the spread of coronavirus, shifting away from an approach crafted to limit interruptions to daily life and commerce.

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March 26, 2020 BDP Newswatch Covid-19

South Africans brace for 21-day lockdown as virus cases rise

"From midnight on Thursday, March 26 until midnight on Thursday, April 16, all South Africans will have to stay at home," President Cyril Ramaphosa said late on Monday in a televised address to the nation.

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March 25, 2020 BDP Newswatch Covid-19

India declares nationwide lockdown in response to COVID-19

India has declared a national wide lockdown for 21 days, effective March 24 to April 14

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March 25, 2020 BDP Newswatch Covid-19

New Zealand updates alert level, government requests all non-essential businesses to close

The New Zealand Government announced on Monday New Zealand’s COVID-19 Alert Level status was updated to Level 3, and as of Midnight Wednesday 25th March 2020 New Zealand will be further updated to Level 4.

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March 19, 2020 BDP Newswatch

Operations to resume at Bayport and Barbours Cut Terminals

There has been a confirmed case of COVID-19 at the Bayport Container Terminal. All vessel, yard, and gate operations have been stopped until further notice.

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