Mandarin Orchard Singapore has stepped up to assure people that they have thoroughly cleaned and disinfected the Grand Mandarin ballroom. The site is closed and under investigation for causing food poisoning. The gastroenteritis outbreak affected more than 170 customers.
The supposedly reputable hotel apologised for those who were affected and promised collaborate with relevant authorities to address hygiene issues relating to the outbreak.
"Meanwhile, our team continues to step up efforts to ensure that all relevant personnel are trained in and observe proper personal hygiene and food handling practices, in addition to enforcing stringent standards of cleanliness and sanitation across all our food and beverage premises."
Authorities are conducting further inspections and swabs of its premises. Till then, will people dare to visit Mandarin Orchard again?