MANILA, Philippines — Singapore on Thursday (April 15) reported 16 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
According to the country’s Ministry of Health (MOH), all cases were imported infections.
The MOH confirmed that all the cases were placed on stay-home notice upon arrival in Singapore.
Of the 16 cases, three were permanent residents who returned from India and the Philippines.
The other 10 are work permit holders who arrived from Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines.
Five of them are foreign domestic workers.
Meanwhile, the MOH reported that there were no new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection on Thursday.