When the government of Singapore instituted instituted Channel News Asia PM Lee's address on enhanced measures to deal with Covid-19 situation in Singapore Read more “circuit breaker” measures on 7 April, it sent the country’s businesses scrambling. The move essentially shuttered all businesses—outside of healthcare, groceries, and food and beverages—as the government sought to slow the spread of the Covid-19 Covid-19 The Ken Stories related to the pandemic Read more pandemic by instituting a virtual lockdown.

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Based in Singapore, Ben covers news and stories from the hub of Southeast Asia. He covers the intersection of technology and business, and how it affects Singapore and Southeast Asia. Ben was previously a reporter at The Edge Singapore.

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