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Singapore Pledges Reopening as Mass Vaccination Speeds Up

  • Bookings for students to get their shots will open June 1
  • Authorities may be able to ease restrictions after June 13
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Singapore pledged it would not be left behind as developed economies reopen, marking an intention to shift away from the strict containment approach that’s helped some Asian places eliminate the virus, but which leaves them increasingly isolated.