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Singapore confirms police will have access to Covid-19 contact-tracing data

Singapore said on Monday its police will be able to use data obtained by its coronavirus contact-tracing technology for criminal investigations, a decision likely to increase privacy concerns around the system.The technology, deployed as both a phone app and a physical device, is being used by nearly 80 per cent of the 5.7 million population, authorities said after announcing its use would become compulsory in places like shopping malls.The TraceTogether scheme, one of the most widely used in…

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