Retirement not so smooth sailing for reluctant retiree

An elderly man exercising at East Coast Park on May 20, 2021. PHOTO: ST FILE
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SINGAPORE - Former business owner Benson Woon had no plans to stop working despite having been through a major heart operation and facing a challenging business environment in the last few years.

Mr Woon, 67, had been running his engineering design and fabrication firm for more than 20 years and saw plenty more years ahead, but the pandemic prompted him to call it a day at the end of last year.

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