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Kevin Lim

As Singapore gets richer, more people left behind

23 Dec 2013

SINGAPORE Every day, through eyes clouded by glaucoma, Peter witnesses the spending power generated by Singapore's economic success, knowing he can only afford to look.

As Singapore gets richer, more people left behind

23 Dec 2013

SINGAPORE Every day, through eyes clouded by glaucoma, Peter witnesses the spending power generated by Singapore's economic success, knowing he can only afford to look.

No Pacific trade pact this year, ministers to try again next month

10 Dec 2013

SINGAPORE An ambitious trade pact between a dozen countries around the Pacific Rim will not be finalized this year as hoped, with no agreement on thorny issues like intellectual property, agricultural tariffs and state-owned enterprises.

No Pacific trade pact this year, ministers to try again next month

10 Dec 2013

SINGAPORE An ambitious trade pact between a dozen countries around the Pacific Rim will not be finalised this year as hoped, with no agreement on thorny issues like intellectual property, agricultural tariffs and state-owned enterprises.

Singapore ups 2013 GDP outlook to 3.5-4.0 percent as third quarter tops forecasts

21 Nov 2013

SINGAPORE Singapore on Thursday raised its full-year growth forecast for 2013 to between 3.5 and 4.0 percent as third-quarter GDP numbers exceeded prior estimates, helped by further signs of a recovery in manufacturing and continued strength in services.

IMF says Singapore needs to narrow current account surplus

14 Nov 2013

SINGAPORE Singapore needs to narrow its huge current account surplus further and the International Monetary Fund supports the government's plans to raise public spending on infrastructure and social services, the IMF said on Thursday.

Singapore arrests man, investigates others over hacker attacks

12 Nov 2013

SINGAPORE Singapore charged on Tuesday a 35-year-old man suspected of hacking a website linked to the prime minister and police said five other men were assisting in separate investigations into a recent series of high-profile hacker attacks.

Singapore arrests man, investigates others over hacker attacks

12 Nov 2013

SINGAPORE Singapore charged on Tuesday a 35-year-old man suspected of hacking a website linked to the prime minister and police said five other men were assisting in separate investigations into a recent series of high-profile hacker attacks.

Singapore arrests man, investigates others over hacker attacks

12 Nov 2013

SINGAPORE Singapore charged on Tuesday a 35-year-old man suspected of hacking a website linked to the prime minister and police said five other men were assisting in separate investigations into a recent series of high-profile hacker attacks.

Singapore on alert for cyber attacks after websites hacked

04 Nov 2013

SINGAPORE Singapore's government has been put on heightened alert for cyber attacks after people claiming to be from international hacking collective Anonymous defaced several web sites in the city-state and threatened further action.

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