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Desperate S'pore property agents plug income gap as Uber drivers

As sales volumes plunge in slow housing market, many agents are turning to private driving services

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Transportation technology company TransLoc announced on Monday a partnership with Uber, marking a significant advancement in the ride-hailing company's effort to ally itself with public transit agencies.

Singapore

WHEN Billy Loh started in 2008 as a property agent, his profession was seen as a route to wealth in Singapore. Now, he has to know his way around the city to pay the bills.

Mr Loh, 50, is driving for Uber Technologies Inc in the city-state, where government curbs to cool