The Twilight Zone: What’s Next?

The Code of Conduct for Leasing of Retail Premises in Singapore released on 26 Mar 2021 brought many cheers from the retailers. While the Fair Tenancy Pro Tem Committee proposed to the government that the Code of Conduct be mandatory, the proposal still has to go through legislative due process for the code to have any legal teeth.

The Mood(ie) Is Good: Raising Business Confidence

“What is important is that the Singaporean Government has again shown how progressive it is, and always a step ahead. It’s not just about bailout packages (which are important especially during this crisis), but also thinking about ways to improve the future. The government never ceases nor fails to impress.”

Deep Dive: The Role of HDB Shops in Singapore’s Retail Landscape

The Straits Times reports that the Government is looking into the social and economic value of HDB shops and the benefits they can bring to local communities. This is a topic of great interest to many of us. I downloaded the specifications of the study and we can start from there. Provision of Research Consultancy … Continue reading Deep Dive: The Role of HDB Shops in Singapore’s Retail Landscape

The Run-Away Framework: What The Re-Align Framework Could Have Been

COVID-19 DISCHARGE BY FRUSTRATIONOF A LEASE OR LICENSE OF NON-MOVABLE PROPERTY SGTUFF COVID-19 Discharge by Frustration.pdfDownload BACKGROUND The current moratorium enacted under COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act 2020 is ending on 19 October 2020. As the date draws near, many tenants are reaching out to Singapore Tenants United For Fairness (SGTUFF) for advice. These tenants represent … Continue reading The Run-Away Framework: What The Re-Align Framework Could Have Been