The 9 lessons from South Korea, Taiwan and Singapore for combating the corona crisis (COVID-19)
Based on recent figures, the coronavirus seems to be successfully contained especially in South Korea and to a lesser extent Taiwan and Singapore. None of these countries have instituted a total lock-down, but they have been very successful in controlling the number of infections and deaths due to the coronavirus. Given this remarkable success, it is important to understand what these Asian countries are doing differently from the rest of the world. In this blog, we describe the essence of Asian corona measures. These insights are essential to contain the current COVID-19 outbreak or a possible second outbreak in the Netherlands.