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WEF sticking to plan to hold 2021 meeting in Singapore

The World Economic Forum is sticking with its plan to hold the 2021 meeting in Singapore, according to newspaper Schweiz am Wochenende.

Two inflation scenarios: and what to do about them - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Two inflation scenarios: and what to do about them

In previous outlook reports, our outlook for 2021 was based predominantly around the ‘Good Recovery’ scenario which sees economies reopening throughout the year as restrictions are lifted and vacci

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Briefs: Xiaomi to invest in EVs; Huawei reports slower earnings growth due to US sanctions

Quoteworthy: "As far as WHO is concerned, all hypotheses remain on the table." –— Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director-general of the World Health Organisation, on the origins of C

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The shape of global recovery

Covid-19 vaccination programs are gaining momentum as production capacity ramps up, and as disorganised and tentative distribution and administration procedures are replaced by more robust systems.

Inflation: Imminent threat or paper tiger? - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Inflation: Imminent threat or paper tiger?

Short of perhaps banks running out of money, nothing strikes fear in the heart of the financial world quite like runaway inflation.

Briefs: Fed keeps zero-rate outlook, sees inflation bump short-lived  - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Briefs: Fed keeps zero-rate outlook, sees inflation bump short-lived

Quoteworthy: "The titles of Elon Musk and Zach Kirkhorn have changed to Technoking of Tesla and Master of Coin, respectively." –— Tesla Inc, in its March 15 filing

Fed keeps zero-rate outlook, sees inflation bump short-lived - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Fed keeps zero-rate outlook, sees inflation bump short-lived

Federal Reserve officials continued to project near-zero interest rates at least through 2023 despite upgrading their US economic outlook and the mounting inflation worries in financial markets.

Briefs: Grab mulls US IPO, Singapore's GDP forecast for 2021, Biden's US$1.9 trillion Covid-19 bill - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Briefs: Grab mulls US IPO, Singapore's GDP forecast for 2021, Biden's US$1.9 trillion Covid-19 bill

Quoteworthy: "Client demand is rising. We are regulated on what we can do. We continue to evaluate it ...

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