Digitalisation of CDC vouchers seamless and beneficial for all, say heartland merchants

Mr Eddy Lee, who runs electronics store Extreme Evolution in Toa Payoh, says he sees sales rising by up to 10 per cent when the CDC vouchers are issued. ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN
Optometrist Ee Li Kuan helps a customer redeem his CDC voucher. ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
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SINGAPORE - The shift from paper to paperless Community Development Council (CDC) vouchers was a largely uneventful affair, said heartland merchants who have been on the voucher scheme since it began in 2020.

Fishmonger Kwa Ah Hong, 53, said she was glad she no longer had to collect paper vouchers which then had to be turned in for reimbursement.

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