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China Focus

Caution needed in discussions about China

The dominant feature of the Index chart is the long-term support and resistance level near 3,450.


China joins WHO-backed virus vaccine programme

Beijing on Thursday joined the US$18 billion Covax initiative that aspires to give lower-income countries access to vaccines.
WTO finds Washington broke trade rules by putting tariffs on China; ruling angers US - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

US-China trade war

WTO finds Washington broke trade rules by putting tariffs on China; ruling angers US

The WTO has found that the US breached global trading rules by imposing multibillion-dollar tariffs in its trade war with China.


The worst of Covid-19 is yet to come, WHO warns

The World Health Organization warned the worst of the coronavirus pandemic is still to come because of a lack of global solidarity.


Singapore's Covid-19 testing rate among the highest in the world : MOH

Presently, some 8,000 Covid-19 tests are performed daily in Singapore, but there are plans to increase this number to 40,000 the Covid-19 multi-ministry taskforce said.

Singapore economy

Reopening Singapore Inc a balancing act

On April 15, the director general of the World Health Organization (WHO), Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, made two Twitter postings that are cru­cial for the resumption of econom­ic activity. His tweets listed the observance of six condit

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Life after the Great Lockdown of 2020

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Coronavirus spread may surge again in Asia Pacific, WHO warns

“Let me be clear. The epidemic is far from over in Asia and the Pacific,” says Takeshi Kasai, Regional Director for the Western Pacific, WHO.

Global Economy

Where should investors turn as market carnage rages on amid pandemic panic?

Global financial markets are being pushed into bear levels as investor panic hits a crescendo, but here's some advice for investors.

Global Economy

Equity markets recover, but growth subdued by coronavirus

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