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New York seen as world's top finance centre, surpassing London due to Brexit

Brexit is hindering London’s efforts to compete with New York as the world’s top financial centre.

Fengshui master sees metal bull smashing through Covid-19 doldrums  - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Fengshui master sees metal bull smashing through Covid-19 doldrums

As the Covid-19 mushroom cloud slowly dissipates, industrious metal rats have slowly but surely crept out of their nests to forage for money.

"Global Britain" formally requests to join the CPTPP, but to what end? - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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"Global Britain" formally requests to join the CPTPP

Britain made a formal request to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) on Monday, seeking membership of the 11-country deal to open new avenues for

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South Korea tops world innovation index; US drops out of top 10

South Korea returned to first place in the latest Bloomberg Innovation Index, while the US dropped out of a top 10 that features a cluster of European countries.

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Asia's wealthiest families remain 'uncertain' of Asian region. Here's why

For Kuok Meng Xiong’s family office, 2020 was a bumper year with investments in technology startups like Bytedance Inc. doing well throughout the pandemic.

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Quoteworthy: "Sheldon, he never questioned the viability (of online betting). He questioned the ability to police it properly.

Majority of adults 'optimistic' about tech in 2021, but fear risks in health, loss of income and natural disasters: WEF survey - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Majority of adults 'optimistic' about tech in 2021, but fear risks in health, loss of income and natural disasters: WEF survey

Majority of adults think that accessing digital tools, training or technology will improve in the next 12 months, according to a survey polled across 28 countries conducted jointly by the World Eco

Xi warns against "Cold-war mentality" as Biden shifts from confrontation to competition - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Xi warns against 'Cold-War mentality' as Biden shifts from confrontation to competition

President Xi Jinping called on the world to abandon “ideological prejudice” and shun an “outdated Cold-War mentality” as he signalled that China will continue to forge its own path regardless of we

Global economic recovery delayed by slow vaccine rollouts - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Global economic recovery delayed by slow vaccine rollouts

The world economy is facing a tougher start to 2021 than expected as coronavirus infections surge and it takes time to roll out vaccinations.

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