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Update on COVID-19 from the High Commission of Canada in Singapore (18 June 2020)

NEW/UPDATED INFORMATION SINGAPORE EXITS CIRCUIT BREAKER – IMPORTANT UPDATES – PHASE 2 Singapore began a phased exit of the Circuit Breaker period on 2 June 2020, and is set to enter Phase 2 of re-opening on Friday, 19 June. Many businesses and recreational facilities will be re-opened, and small gatherings of up to 5 [...]

Update on COVID-19 from the High Commission of Canada in Singapore (18 June 2020) 2020-06-19T14:34:19+08:00

Update on COVID-19 from the High Commission of Canada in Singapore (11 June 2020)

NEW/UPDATED INFORMATION CHANGES TO TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS FOR IMMEDIATE FAMILY MEMBERS OF CANADIANS AND CANADIAN PRs As of June 8, foreign nationals who are immediate family members of Canadians and Canadian permanent residents, and who do not have COVID-19 or exhibit any signs or symptoms of COVID-19, or who do not have any reason to [...]

Update on COVID-19 from the High Commission of Canada in Singapore (11 June 2020) 2020-06-17T15:46:55+08:00

ASEAN-BAC urges ASEAN economic leaders to expedite six short-term priority measures for economic recovery

ASEAN-BAC urges ASEAN economic leaders to expedite six short-term priority measures for economic recovery ASEAN Business Advisory Council (ASEAN-BAC) presented its Outline for ASEAN Action (OAA) to ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEMs) who today met in a special session. In its presentation, ASEAN-BAC reiterated its call for the establishment of a Special Commission so that [...]

ASEAN-BAC urges ASEAN economic leaders to expedite six short-term priority measures for economic recovery 2020-06-10T17:03:02+08:00

ASEAN For Business – May 2020

The 8th edition of the ASEAN For Business bulletin from the ASEAN Secretariat is available now. This edition focuses on the “ASEAN’s Response to COVID-19”.  You can also find information on the ASEAN's cross-sectoral efforts in addressing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic to the region. Click here to read or download the bulletin now [...]

ASEAN For Business – May 2020 2020-06-10T16:15:39+08:00

Making Innovation Work for British Columbia

On May 11, 2020, the British Columbia Innovation Commissioner (the “Commissioner”) published a report entitled “Putting Innovation to Work for British Columbia: Growing B.C. Companies” (the “Report”).  The Report considers the barriers to innovation faced by B.C. companies and outlines certain recommendations that are focused on supporting innovation across all sectors of B.C.’s economy.  [...]

Making Innovation Work for British Columbia 2020-06-09T13:15:35+08:00

Update on COVID-19 from the High Commission of Canada in Singapore (4 June 2020)

NEW/UPDATED INFORMATION SINGAPORE EXITS CIRCUIT BREAKER – IMPORTANT UPDATES Singapore began a phased exit of the Circuit Breaker period on 2 June 2020. The initial phase involves the re-opening of some businesses and schools, among other measures; however, many restrictions – including prohibitions on gatherings – remain in place. Rules are being strictly enforced [...]

Update on COVID-19 from the High Commission of Canada in Singapore (4 June 2020) 2020-06-04T16:26:16+08:00

Update on COVID-19 from the High Commission of Canada in Singapore (21 May 2020)

I. NEW/UPDATED INFORMATION: NEW – SINGAPORE TO EASE CIRCUIT BREAKER RESTRICTIONS On 19 May, Singapore’s government announced plans for an easing of circuit breaker measures, which involves 3 phases, starting on June 2. The initial phase will involve the re-opening of some businesses and schools, among other measures; however, many restrictions – including prohibitions [...]

Update on COVID-19 from the High Commission of Canada in Singapore (21 May 2020) 2020-05-22T12:36:17+08:00

CABC Joins Call for ASEAN High Level Special Commission on COVID-19

PRESS RELEASE ASEAN BUSINESS ADVISORY COUNCIL AND JOINT BUSINESS COUNCILS CALL FOR ASEAN HIGH LEVEL SPECIAL COMMISSION TO BETTER CO-ORDINATE COVID-19 RESPONSE AND POST-PANDEMIC ECONOMIC RECOVERY ACROSS SOUTH EAST ASIA • Calls for the establishment of a High-Level Special Commission to ensure better collaboration and cohesiveness across the region both in dealing with the [...]

CABC Joins Call for ASEAN High Level Special Commission on COVID-19 2020-05-21T15:04:55+08:00

Flight Options from Singapore to Canada (Updated on 14 May 2020)

UPDATE - FLIGHT OPTIONS FROM SINGAPORE TO CANADA: International flight options from Singapore to Canada are extremely limited. As of May 14 2020, the flight options noted below are scheduled from Singapore. It is our understanding that for all flights noted below, demand is high and availability is low; the High Commission cannot guarantee [...]

Flight Options from Singapore to Canada (Updated on 14 May 2020) 2020-05-14T15:58:42+08:00

Update on COVID-19 from the High Commission of Canada in Singapore (7 May 2020)

NEW/UPDATED INFORMATION: ArriveCAN MOBILE APPLICATION NOW AVAILABLE The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) have co-created the ArriveCAN mobile application to support the Government of Canada’s efforts to limit the spread of COVID-19. All travellers to Canada are encouraged to use this app, which enables faster processing [...]

Update on COVID-19 from the High Commission of Canada in Singapore (7 May 2020) 2020-05-08T10:28:54+08:00