DRILL TESTS BIRD-FLU PREPAREDNESS
THE Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority yesterday conducted an emergency preparedness exercise in a poultry- slaughterhouse setting to test operational readiness against an outbreak of bird flu here.
The exercise also comprised a table-top exercise on Monday.
MINISTER TO ATTEND CLIMATE FORUM
MINISTER for the Environment and Water Resources Vivian Balakrishnan will attend the 16th Major Economies Forum on Energy and Climate in Krakow, Poland, today.
The forum is a lead-up to a climate-change conference to be held in November.
PA PLUG FOR HARMONY IN PRIVATE ESTATES
THE People's Association will launch a booklet on Saturday aimed at promoting harmonious and gracious living among residents in private estates.
The booklet is titled "My Neighbours, My Friends - Gracious Living in the Private Estates".