Health Minister Ong Ye Kung confirmed active investigation into Cordlife Group Limited’s breaches compromising cord blood units.
He mentioned in a Friday Facebook post that regulatory actions will ensue based on the severity of the breaches and their impact on clients, contingent on investigation findings.
In a recent ST opinion piece, Assoc Prof van der Eijk from NUS shed light on tobacco companies’ tactics in exaggerating a ‘rampant’ illicit cigarette and vaping market in Singapore.
She criticised industry-backed research inflating figures to thwart tobacco tax hikes that could harm the tobacco sales, falsely linking taxes to illicit trade.
Indonesia’s use of Wolbachia-infected mosquitoes aims to tackle Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever.
The 2022 surge, hitting 131,265 cases and 1,183 deaths, sparked alarm. Yet, the Ministry of Health persists in dispelling misconceptions around the Wolbachia initiative, vital in combating this pressing health crisis.