SINGAPORE (Oct 22): If precedents are anything to go by, China’s meteoric rise as an economic and political superpower can be a boon to Southeast Asia, according to former foreign minister George Yeo.

This is because trade in the region has historically flourished whenever China prospered in the past, he explains.    

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