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Muted pickup in retail sales at S$3.4 billion in March

Vehicles, watches and jewellery and dept stores fared better

A woman stands in front of the Singapore national flag at half-mast and the Paraqon shopping mall on Orchard Road in Singapore on Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015.


SINGAPORE retail sales edged up by a muted 2.1 per cent in March from a year ago, bringing the total retail sales value to S$3.4 billion - similar to March 2014.

Excluding motor vehicles, retail sales declined 3.2 per cent.

Aside from the sales of motor vehicles -