Divorces among seniors in Singapore going up

Changing social attitudes, greater willingness among women to assert independence among reasons: Experts

An increasing number of seniors are getting divorced after decades of marriage.

The trend is due to changing social attitudes to divorce and a greater willingness among women to assert their independence, say experts interviewed.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 02, 2019, with the headline 'Divorces among seniors going up'. Print Edition | Subscribe