VIRUS OUTBREAK

SINGAPORE is closing its borders to all short-term visitors as it ramps up border control measures to reduce importation of Covid-19 cases in a move that economists said would further squeeze the...

VIRUS OUTBREAK: BT EXCLUSIVE

AS countries issue travel restrictions to stem the spread of the novel coronavirus, business has almost competely dried up for travel agencies in Singapore.

SECTORS that are hardest hit by the Covid-19 outbreak will receive additional support from the government, such as through property tax rebates and rental waivers, which some players say should...

VIRUS OUTBREAK

SINGAPORE'S tourism-linked sectors are in for a rough ride - visitor arrivals may fall by 25 to 30 per cent this year due to the novel coronavirus outbreak.

VISITOR arrivals to Singapore may fall by 25 to 30 per cent this year due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, after four straight years of growth in arrivals and receipts, said the Singapore...

THE Singapore Tourism Board (STB) will waive licence fees for hotels, travel agents and tourist guides, as well as defray the cleaning and disinfection costs of hotels that had confirmed and...

OUTLOOK 2020

SINGAPORE'S two integrated resorts (IRs) have been a roaring success, but there's been no let-up in efforts to keep the nation's tourism momentum going.

2010: Marina Bay Sands and Resorts World Sentosa open

SINGAPORE'S tourism receipts were down 1.3 per cent year on year in the second quarter at S$6.5 billion, despite a 1.7 per cent rise in international visitor arrivals to 4.6 million, according to...

SPENDING by visitors to Singapore declined 1.3 per cent to S$6.5 billion in the second quarter of 2019 from the same period last year, despite a 1.7 per cent rise in international arrivals to 4.6...