Everything you need to know about traveling from Singapore to Malaysia in 2022

After over a year of border closures, fully vaccinated foreigners can now travel to Malaysia. Thanks to Singapore’s Vaccinated Travel Framework (VTF), Singaporeans and Malaysians are able to enjoy quarantine-free travel between both countries. The countries reopened the land borders to all fully-vaccinated travelers without any restriction on 24th March 2022. In this Pacific Prime …

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Eligible couples in Singapore get co-funding for pre-implantation genetic testing during IVF

A new co-funding scheme has been introduced by the Ministry of Health (MOH) for couples in Singapore undergoing two types of pre-implantation genetic testing (PGT) – monogenic/single gene defects (PGT-M) and chromosomal structural rearrangements (PGT-SR). Previously, couples who wanted to check for healthy embryos would have to pay thousands of dollars and arrange their own …

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Is it possible to get COVID-19 twice? If so, how often can you fall sick with it?

If falling sick with COVID-19 once was not painful enough, many people worldwide are coming down with the virus twice or more. In the early days of the pandemic, people rarely were infected more than once. However, The Omicron variant, which started making rounds in late November 2021, has turned the situation around. In Singapore, …

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Complete guide to getting a driver’s license in Singapore – private vs. school driving lessons costs in 2022 and tips

Congratulations! You have decided to take control of the car and drive all by yourself in Singapore. With a few driving lessons and tests, you will be able to get yourself a driver’s license and cruise along the streets of the Lion City. The process of getting a driving license in Singapore involves a lot …

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New COVID Restrictions in Singapore: What You Should Know

As the number of COVID-19 cases drop and stabilize, Singapore takes strides towards normalcy. The Disease Outbreak Response System Condition (DORSCON) level will be changed to Yellow starting today (April 26, 2022). Expect to see more restrictions lifted and employees returning back to the office soon. In this Pacific Prime Singapore article, we’ll go over …

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