Even as the number of Covid-19 cases has been stabilising, it may be a while until friends and families can gather to celebrate. According to Health Minister Gan Kim Yong, Singapore will take a slow approach in opening the economy to prevent any chance of a large spike in new Covid-19 cases. This means that couples who are planning large scale wedding events in the months ahead may need to reserve their urge to lock in details and commit to wedding packages. If Covid-19 cases surge again, it may spell financial trouble for those are forced to cancel their events without recourse for their bookings. Considering the average wedding in Singapore costs tens of thousands of dollars, any rash decision may be a costly. Understanding Current Social Distancing Guidelines Even before the Circuit Breaker (CB) lockdown, social distancing guidelines have already impeded the possibility of hosting a regular wedding reception.

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