A taxi driver wearing a face mask waits at a traffic light in the Central Business District area in Singapore. Photo: EPA A taxi driver wearing a face mask waits at a traffic light in the Central Business District area in Singapore. Photo: EPA
A taxi driver wearing a face mask waits at a traffic light in the Central Business District area in Singapore. Photo: EPA
Singapore

Singapore’s self-employed workers mired in anxiety amid glum outlook for economic recovery

  • The government has offered almost US$1.5 billion in financial support but the last instalment was paid last month
  • Hopes of a quick comeback from Covid-19 have evaporated and the government has made clear that any opening up will occur gradually

Topic |   Singapore
A taxi driver wearing a face mask waits at a traffic light in the Central Business District area in Singapore. Photo: EPA A taxi driver wearing a face mask waits at a traffic light in the Central Business District area in Singapore. Photo: EPA
A taxi driver wearing a face mask waits at a traffic light in the Central Business District area in Singapore. Photo: EPA
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