The Big Read in short: What happens to offices, CBD when working from home becomes the norm?

The Big Read in short: What happens to offices, CBD when working from home becomes the norm?

23/5/2020 9:30:00 AM

The Big Read in short: What happens to offices, CBD when working from home becomes the norm?

Each week, TODAY’s long-running Big Read series delves into trends and issues that matter. This week, we look at the implications of mass telecommuting for Singapore’s Central Business District and work and office life as we know it. This is a shortened version of the full feature, which can be found here.

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