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Look beyond own interests at broader concerns, landlords told

Shanmugam responds to Reitas, which flagged the difficulties for landlords if tenants are allowed to defer paying rent

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A view of an almost empty shopping mall in Singapore on Tuesday, Day 1 of the closure of non-essential work places in Singapore under the government's drive to break the chain of Covid-19 infections.

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THE government is not being "anti-landlord", said Minister for Law and for Home Affairs K Shanmugam in Parliament on Tuesday.

He was responding to the Reit Association of Singapore (Reitas), which had raised concerns on Monday over a draft law that proposed to temporarily...

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