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Tag: public health
When the pandemic struck the world, Singapore garnered praise by international media as one of the best examples of how to handle the new contagion. The World Health Organization pointed out that Singapore’s aggressive contact tracing allowed the city-state to quickly identify and isolate any new cases. It quickly shut down clusters of cases and kept most of its economy and its schools open. Through the beginning of April, Singapore had recorded fewer than 600 cases.