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The Big Read: Burnt out and disillusioned, young lawyers head for the exit — and the industry is worried
SINGAPORE — Like many sectors in Singapore, the legal profession was not spared the ravages of Covid-19. As the coronavirus forced borders to close and battered economies worldwide, James, an associate at a law firm, was told by his bosses in 2020 that everyone would have to tighten their belts as they were freezing all pay increments.
The Big Read: Live streaming, gamification spur rise of ‘retailtainment’ amid e-commerce’s pandemic boom
SINGAPORE — Ms Nur Rahmah Jaafar was among the rare breed of millennials who do not like shopping online, preferring instead the experience of being able to touch and feel the items while browsing in a physical store.