THE BIG STORY: 33,435 granted Singapore permanent residency in 2021, highest in 12 years
This figure was higher compared with those in 2020 due to easing of travel restrictions and safe management measures, which previously slowed down the processes for the granting of citizenship or permanent residency that had to be done in person.

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