Among the popular places from where coronavirus cases have been reported is the Resorts World Sentosa Casino, where one case is a Bangladeshi worker, according to media reports.
At of 9am on Friday (14 February), a total of 58 Covid-19 infections have been detected in Singapore, including 15 cases that have been cured.
The pack will include a thermometer, hand sanitiser and vitamin C, said DBS, Singapore's largest bank which will also roll out webinars for medical health professionals to update employees and provide further information.
Contact tracing is now being conducted with all employees and others the infected employee may have come into contact with.
About 300 employees from the 43rd floor of the Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 3 were reportedly told to work from home soon after the bank received confirmation of the virus. "During this hard time, the bank will be providing this employee and his family with every support and guidance", it said.
It's also implemented: temperature screening at all office buildings; widespread availability of hand sanitisers; health and travel declarations for everyone entering the building; the provision of face masks to all front line employees.
The bank's investment in boosting its digital capabilities means there is "minimal service disruption at this point in time" as its bankers are well-equipped to work from home amid continued appetite in the market, he said, noting a deal closed just yesterday. It is unclear if the DBS employee is a new case or part of the 47 already announced. The Lion City last week raised its disease response level to "orange", the same grade used during the SARS epidemic, as it braced for what prime minister Lee Hsien Loong said was a "major test for our nation".
Visitors pass through a thermal scanner as they arrive the Singapore Air Show on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, in Singapore.