2 govt agencies to study trends, staffing situation in Singapore's retail sector

The findings will help retailers make sense of where the industry is headed. ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
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SINGAPORE - The rise of remote working worldwide may have a long-term impact on the hiring needs of Singapore's retail sector, as businesses may soon have part of their workforces based in other countries.

This is one of the key trends that a study by Enterprise Singapore (ESG) and Workforce Singapore (WSG) aims to examine, as part of a wider manpower study on the retail sector here.

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