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As foreigners depart, Singapore sees population drop - first time since 2003

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COVID-19 | Singapore's population has shrunk for the first time since 2003 as travel curbs and job losses brought about by the coronavirus pandemic have pushed foreign workers from the global business hub.

The overall population dropped by about 18,000 people, or 0.3 percent, to 5.69 million, according to an annual population report...

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