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There were 10 new Covid 19 clusters in
There were 10 new Covid-19 clusters in Singapore, including one involving healthcare company Zuellig Pharma. Meanwhile, the number of patients in ICU has more than doubled to 7, from 3 the day before. https://str.sg/3UfR

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US Vice President Kamala Harris will travel to
US Vice-President Kamala Harris will travel to Singapore and Vietnam next month. The trip would be Ms Harris’ first outside the Americas since she was sworn into office. https://str.sg/3Ufd

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A 5 room HDB flat in Bishan has
A 5-room HDB flat in Bishan has sold for a record $1.295 million. The unit, which is in a 40-storey block, is now the most expensive HDB resale flat to change hands. https://str.sg/3Ufi

ALSO: Half of Singapore’s 24 HDB towns have million-dollar flats. Where they are located: https://str.sg/3Ufw

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Going to the market or hawker centre You
Going to the market or hawker centre? You will now need to check in with your TraceTogether app or token. https://str.sg/3UxH

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129 students and 17 school staff have tested
129 students and 17 school staff have tested positive for Covid-19 in the past 3 months, said Education Minister Chan Chun Sing.

"Based on current science and what we understand about the virus, MOE will continue to adopt a targeted approach to deal with Covid-19 cases in our schools," he added. https://str.sg/3UxR

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JUST IN Singapore reports 139 new Covid 19
JUST IN: Singapore reports 139 new Covid-19 cases.

Locally transmitted cases: 131
Imported cases: 8

28 locally transmitted cases are linked to the Jurong Fishery Port cluster and 1 to the KTVs. 52 of the cases are unlinked. https://str.sg/3Uxu

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I have got so much more left in
"I have got so much more left in the tank."

Joseph Schooling admitted his poor performances at the Tokyo Olympics have stung him. However, the Singapore swimmer said he will not throw in the towel on his career during an interview with ST. https://str.sg/3UxU

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Singapore s total employment fell in Q2 due
Singapore’s total employment fell in Q2 due to heightened Covid-19 restrictions, but unemployment rates have improved, says MOM. https://str.sg/3UNb

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Messages of support pour in for Joseph Schooling
Messages of support pour in for Joseph Schooling and other Singapore athletes at the Tokyo Olympics.

President Halimah Yacob and other public figures urged Singaporeans to support them in good times as well as the bad ones. https://str.sg/3UNe

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News for your morning Singapore Dover Forest will
News for your morning!

Singapore
Dover Forest will be used for both housing and nature following a revision of plans.
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More severe cases of Covid-19 are likely here as numbers triple in 2 weeks, say experts.
READ: https://str.sg/3UGt

Business
SIA has cut its first quarter loss to $409 million, from $1.1 billion a year earlier.
READ: https://str.sg/3UGv

Life
Scarlett Johansson sues Disney over Black Widow streaming release.
READ: https://str.sg/3UNk

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10 new Covid 19 clusters have been detected
10 new Covid-19 clusters have been detected in Singapore, including one at a stainless steel supplier. Meanwhile, the cluster linked to a Punggol Primary School cleaner has grown to 12 cases.

ALSO: Those who visited Mayflower Market and Food Centre, and Redhill Market will be given self-test kits. https://str.sg/3Uqr

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SFA has suspended Seng Huat Bean Curd s
SFA has suspended Seng Huat Bean Curd’s operations until further notice. A widespread pest infestation, including cockroaches, drain flies and a dead rodent, was found during an inspection of its premises. https://str.sg/3UqX

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Mandatory Covid 19 testing will be conducted for
Mandatory Covid-19 testing will be conducted for residents of 2 HDB blocks in Choa Chu Kang and Jurong West after 11 cases were detected. https://str.sg/3UqN

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Singapore 39 s Yu Mengyu loses 4 1
Singapore's Yu Mengyu loses 4-1 to Japan's world No. 2 Mima Ito in the Olympics table tennis bronze medal play-off. https://str.sg/3Uqq

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Olympic champion Joseph Schooling clocked 53 12 seconds
Olympic champion Joseph Schooling clocked 53.12 seconds in his 100m butterfly heat and will not retain the medal he won in 2016. https://str.sg/3Uqk

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JUST IN Singapore reports 133 new Covid 19
JUST IN: Singapore reports 133 new Covid-19 cases.

Locally transmitted cases: 129
Imported cases: 4

50 of the locally transmitted cases are unlinked. https://str.sg/3UTj

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All students and staff of Punggol Primary School
All students and staff of Punggol Primary School will undergo mandatory Covid-19 swab tests as the cluster linked to a cleaner there grows to 7 cases. The school is switching to home-based learning until Aug 6. https://str.sg/3UTL

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Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin has been advised
Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin has been advised to resign by allies in his Perikatan Nasional government.

"PM was told the situation has become too chaotic and untenable," a source with knowledge of the discussions told The Straits Times. https://str.sg/3UTW

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The school holiday on Aug 10 will remain
The school holiday on Aug 10 will remain despite the postponed National Day Parade, says MOE. https://str.sg/3UTU

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Singapore paddler Yu Mengyu loses Olympics women 39
Singapore paddler Yu Mengyu loses Olympics women's singles table tennis semi-finals to world No. 1 Chen Meng from China.

Yu will be playing in the bronze medal playoff later today. https://str.sg/3USs

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