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Covid-19: More funding for tourism firms to train staff; cash to shore up guides' wages

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Manpower Minister Josephine Teo and Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry Chee Hong Tat visited Copthorne King's Hotel on Friday for insights into the challenges faced by hotels during the coronavirus outbreak.

Singapore

MORE funds for training course fees, salary support for hotels that send staff for training and a S$1,000 payout to tour guides are among measures introduced to bolster tourism companies hit hard by the novel coronavirus outbreak.

These moves to ease the impact of Covid-...