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Coronavirus: Singapore sees highest local cases in months; Philippines extends lockdown

Singapore on Thursday recorded 16 new locally-transmitted coronavirus cases, the first double-digit daily jump in months.The health ministry said seven of these infections were family members of an earlier case involving a 38-year-old Singaporean who works as an immigration officer.Eight cases were linked to an emerging cluster at the Tan Tock Seng Hospital, where a nurse tested positive for Covid-19 on Tuesday.Authorities said the affected ward had been locked down and that patients there were…

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