HDB, NTUC ensuring affordable food options

The Housing Board and the labour movement are taking steps to tackle the rising cost of living by ensuring food choices stay affordable at hawker centres and coffee shops.

Later this year, HDB will look at other factors, including whether an operator has a variety of affordable food options, when evaluating tenders for coffee shops, in addition to the bidding price.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on July 15, 2018, with the headline 'HDB, NTUC ensuring affordable food options'. Print Edition | Subscribe