• Changi Airport handled only 24,500 passengers in May 2020, close to a 100% y-o-y fall

 

  • Changi Airport suspends T2 and T4 operators as demand for air travel slows amid the global pandemic

 

  • Construction of Changi Airport Terminal 5 to be pushed back by two years, as the Government reviews the scale and design

 

  • S$90 million has been set aside for the tourism sector by the Singapore government, to help the sector recover strongly

 

  • Effective 3 July 2020, Singapore hotels will be allowed to take in staycation business. However it is subjected to safe management rules and STB assessment prior to reopening

 

  • Singapore and Malaysia targets to start cross-border travel from 10 August 2020 onwards through the implementation of two schemes – the Reciprocal Green Lane, for essential business and official purpose and Periodic Commuting Arrangement, for Singapore and Malaysia residents who hold long-term immigration passes for business and work purposes

 

  • Formula One Singapore Grand Prix 2020 to be cancelled over COVID-19 restrictions