ST News Night: High-profile lawyers among victims of man's $1b fraud scheme

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Singaporean businessman Ng Yu Zhi - director of Envy Asset Management and Envy Global Trading - has been accused of being involved in a billion dollar fraud scheme, that has allegedly cheated several notable names in Singapore's legal fraternity.

Also today, the Ministry of Health and a senior infectious diseases specialist have hit back at a group of Singapore doctors who have called for the vaccination of youth here to be suspended.