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Topic: COVID-19 Tag

Slide - SIIA Haze Outlook 2020

08 Jul Amber Risk of Severe Transboundary Haze in 2020

The SIIA Haze Outlook 2020 Report identifies COVID-19 as a major factor impacting fire prevention efforts The Singapore Institute of International Affairs (SIIA) released its annual Haze Outlook 2020 report on 25 June 2020, providing a risk assessment of the probability of a transboundary haze...

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07 Jul Commentary: Singapore GE2020 – Global concerns, national elections

By Simon Tay For The Straits Times Diverse issues are coming into play for Singapore's upcoming general election. Some concern the pandemic and responses in recent months, while others relate to longer-term issues. While there are geopolitical considerations, elections often focus attention on domestic issues. To some, geopolitical...

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06 Jul Infographic: COVID-19 – Global Overview (6 July 2020)

Even though ASEAN countries are easing their restrictions, COVID-19 still poses a serious threat to public health. Indonesia is presently Southeast Asia’s worst-hit nation. Yet, in order to mitigate the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic on the local economy, it is expected to continue...

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29 Jun Infographic: COVID-19 – Global Overview (29 June 2020)

As ASEAN countries continue to reopen their economies to mitigate the effects of the economic fallout of the pandemic, the growth projections from the World Bank (WB) and Asian Development Bank (ADB) suggest that COVID-19 will still leave its mark on the region’s economy. Here’s...

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24 Jun Infographic: COVID-19 – Notable Hotspots and Statistics

Even as ASEAN governments reopen their economies, it bears remembering that the COVID-19 pandemic is not over. Beijing experienced a surge in cases originating from a food market nearly 50 days after its last confirmed case. Cases in the USA have topped 2 million and...

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Webinar 6 - Vietnam

22 Jun Life After Lockdown: Reopening Vietnam’s Economy

Vietnam has a lot of good things going for it. On 23 April 2020, it was the first country in Southeast Asia to begin easing lockdown measures after successfully controlling the spread of COVID-19. Growth projections of 2.8 per cent this year from the World...

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