August 11, 2020
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Here is the video of New Zealand director general of health Dr Ashley Bloomfield having a coronavirus swab on live television:
More on Singapore from AFP:
For the full year, the government said it expects the economy to contract between 5.0 and 7.0%, compared with an earlier forecast of between 4.0 and 7.0%, but added the road to recovery remains rough.