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Is Singapore over-saturated with boring shopping malls

More mall space is coming up in Singapore but is it still a case of the more malls, the merrier? Spoilt-for-choice shoppers and retail experts are wondering if what is in store from the new offerings is just the same-old, same-old.

Iluma in Bugis and Plaza Singapura in the city’s most central shopping area Orchard Road are getting new looks. Iluma will also be integrating with Bugis Junction via a reconfigured link bridge that connects the two, while Plaza Singapura will absorb The [email protected]

When the revamps are completed, both malls will have almost as much combined retail space as Ion Orchard, one of the biggest malls on the premier shopping strip.

(Source: Jakarta Globe )