SINGAPORE (Mar 23): The benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) tumbled 181.33 points, or down 7.52%, on Monday morning, after Singapore announced it is stopping all short-term visitors – from anywhere in the world – from entering into Singapore from March 24. Visitors will also be banned from transiting through the country.

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