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Extended dining-in ban a nail in coffin for many F&B outlets

Takeaway, delivery revenue cannot offset losses, Chope survey finds; more layoffs expected

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Pizza restaurant The Peel 1889 at myVillage @ Serangoon Gardens will close for good after its lease ends in July. Business closures in the F&B sector have risen, with 403 entities shuttered in April.

Singapore

SINGAPORE'S embattled food and beverage (F&B) sector may see more closures and layoffs, with dining-in not permitted for a while longer even after the circuit breaker starts to be rolled back.

About two in five restaurants will not last longer than two more months...

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