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Body of Zimbabwe's Mugabe flown out of Singapore for burial

Former rebel leader expected to lie in state for three days with country deeply divided over legacy.

Body of Zimbabwe's Mugabe flown out of Singapore for burial

Asia Pacific

Haze blankets Kuala Lumpur, Singapore as fires rage in Indonesia

Transboundary haze from Indonesia's Sumatra island cited for rising pollution index in next-door Malaysia and Singapore.

Haze blankets Kuala Lumpur, Singapore as fires rage in Indonesia

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Singapore economy shows signs of hope as trade war drags on

Singapore's economy boosted by firms trying to beat new US tariffs on China, shift in business from Hong Kong.

Singapore economy shows signs of hope as trade war drags on

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Grab and Gojek square off in an international food fight

The two ride-hailing rivals are now competing for a bigger slice of the food delivery business across Southeast Asia.

Grab and Gojek square off in an international food fight

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Singapore hotel occupancy surges amid Hong Kong protests

Airport disruptions and violent protests in Hong Kong are driving business conferences to its regional rival, Singapore.

Singapore hotel occupancy surges amid Hong Kong protests

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Singapore faces rising tide of bad debt as record bonds mature

Bond repayment could be a challenge for companies amid lower growth forecasts and weak export data.

Singapore faces rising tide of bad debt as record bonds mature

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China jobs impacted after Huawei row: Manufacturer

Some 10,000 jobs are expected to be cut amid losses for the Chinese technology giant prompted by US blacklisting.

China jobs impacted after Huawei row: Manufacturer

Asia Pacific

New Singapore opposition party backed by PM's brother launched

Tan Cheng Bock, a retired medical doctor, launches Progress Singapore Party amid speculation of early general election.

New Singapore opposition party backed by PM's brother launched

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Singapore's big plans for the future as growth slows

As its economy lags and its people age, Singapore plans to upgrade its digital workforce and prepare for climate change.

Singapore's big plans for the future as growth slows

Asia Pacific

Singapore seizes pangolin scales, ivory worth over $48m

Haul of 11.9 tonnes of pangolin scales and 8.8 tonnes of elephant ivory is found in container en route to Vietnam.

Singapore seizes pangolin scales, ivory worth over $48m

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Singapore returning millions linked to Malaysian fund scandal

Singapore is one of several jurisdictions with investigations into the billions that allegedly went missing from 1MDB.

Singapore returning millions linked to Malaysian fund scandal

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Singapore exports drop the most in six years as electronics slump

Slowing global demand, trade war affect Singapore's exports and growth as analysts predict monetary easing ahead.

Singapore exports drop the most in six years as electronics slump

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Singapore economy grew at slowest pace in a decade in 2nd quarter

Singapore is seen as a bellwether for the global economy and the latest data suggest an Asia-wide slowdown.

Singapore economy grew at slowest pace in a decade in 2nd quarter

Asia Pacific

Singapore to deport Myanmar citizens for 'funding' Rakhine rebels

Men were detained for providing funding to Myanmar rebels designated a 'terrorist' organisation by the country.

Singapore to deport Myanmar citizens for 'funding' Rakhine rebels

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Plunge in Singapore's exports highlights Asian economic troubles

Analysts blame a fall in demand from China as it adjusts to an ongoing trade war with the United States.

Plunge in Singapore's exports highlights Asian economic troubles