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Government support measures will prevent GDP from contracting by a further 5.6% in 2020, and 4.8% in 2021, says DPM Heng - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Government support measures will prevent GDP from contracting by a further 5.6% in 2020, and 4.8% in 2021, says DPM Heng

The close to $100 billion in relief measures from the government has helped cushioned Singapore’s steepest economic contraction in history, said Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee

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The Edge Singapore launches the all-new Brokers' Digest LIVE webcast series

Starting Sept 8, 2020, The Edge Singapore is launching the all-new Brokers’ Digest LIVE webcast series.

Who will buy TikTok and is it worth US$60 billion? - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Who will buy TikTok and is it worth US$60 billion?

THE EDGE SINGAPORE - The long-running saga of Chinese short-video sharing app TikTok took a new twist this past week when yet another suitor — database software firm Oracle — jumped into the fray.

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Facebook faces advertising boycott, but valuations still compelling

SINGAPORE (July 9): Star Wars fans will be aware that the hero of the first trilogy, Luke Skywalker — or rather the actor that plays him — quit Facebook in January this year.

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Beijing-based TikTok to leave Hong Kong market "within days"

(July 7): TikTok said it will exit the Hong Kong market within days, a spokesman told Reuters on late Monday, as other technology companies including Facebook Inc(FB.O) have suspended processing go

The US and EU part ways in regulating user content on social media

(June 9): US President Donald Trump’s attack on Twitter Inc.

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Temasek joins Facebook-backed Libra Association

(May 15): Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings Pte has joined the Libra Association -- the organization behind Facebook Inc.’s proposed digital currency.

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Top 10 global stocks mauled by market but outperform indices

SINGAPORE (Mar 13): In our story “10 global stocks in an ‘unloved’ bull run” (Issue 917, Jan 24, 2020), we highlighted 10 global stocks, picked for either their cheap valuations, strong balance she

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