23 Sep '11, 9pm

Really bad news: Borders closes for good. Really good news: 70% off everything!

SINGAPORE - The curtains have fallen on Borders bookstore, marking the end of the final chapter in the demise of the former book retail giant here. Yesterday - a month after the shutters went down on its flagship bookstore in Wheelock Place due to a rental dispute - Borders said in a statement that its remaining outlet at Parkway Parade will close at 9pm on Monday. Borders Singapore opened its store at Wheelock Place in 1997. A decade later, it opened the Parkway Parade store. In a press statement, the book retailer said it has started a closing down sale with a 70-per-cent discount on all stocks in the store. The statement added that Borders USA had terminated the brand licence agreement on Wednesday, "giving 90 days' notice to Borders Singapore to cease all activities authorised through the licence agreement". Borders Singapore's lease on its Parkway Parade store expires...

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