SINGAPORE (Aug 6): Singapore’s success as a developed economy can be traced to its ability to leverage different economic drivers over the years. From a regional trading port, the country went into light manufacturing, and then developed one of the world’s largest petrochemical hubs on Jurong Island. It subsequently morphed into a regional financial hub, offering a multitude of banking and financial services. All of these, in one way or another, are still supporting the country’s growth.

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