Singapore bank DBS evacuates 300 staff after coronavirus

Pedro Gonçalves
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Singapore's biggest bank DBS evacuated 300 staff from Tower 3 of Singapore's Marina Bay Finance Centre, after an employee tested positive for coronavirus. The case is at least the third to strike the business district, where other firms have been sending workers home and setting up temperature-screening checkpoints to stem any further spreading of the deadly disease. In a statement, the bank said it is "providing the employee and his family with every support and guidance" and is conducting detailed contact tracing with all employees and other parties that the infected employee may ha...

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