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  1. DPM Tharman Shanmugaratnam

    Creating quality jobs across sectors is key in Industry 4.0: Tharman

  2. Japan Shinjuku district

    Japan unveils sales tax hike

  3. An employee stands at the Zubair oil and gas field, north of the southern Iraqi province of Basra on

    Commentary: The oil trade still harbours the world's most dangerous black markets

    Illegal trade of oil and other hydrocarbons flourishes and poses serious environmental and security challenges, says three observers.
  4. The IMF has warned that 'everyone is going to suffer' from the US-China trade clash

    'Window of opportunity narrowing' on global growth: IMF

    The window of opportunity to keep global growth on track is "narrowing" amid trade disputes and emerging markets crises, the IMF said Saturday, ...
  5. smiling woman

    Commentary: The problem with measuring happiness

    Countries are competing in happiness rankings, but defining happiness is subjective, and differs across cultures, one observer points out.
  6. Michelle Yeoh, Henry Golding and Constance Wu in Crazy Rich Asians

    Commentary: Crazy Rich Asia and the many different stories of growth

    Perhaps Hollywood should use films like Crazy Rich Asians to illustrate key concepts about a region that is the biggest economic success story of ...
  7. China growth is projected to slow to 6.6 percent this year and 6.2 percent in 2019, a downgrade of

    IMF cuts global growth forecast to 3.7% for 2018, 2019 as risks rise

    An upswing in economic risks due to rising trade tensions and debt levels has prompted the International Monetary Fund to cut its forecast for ...
  8. A Canadian dollar coin, commonly known as the "Loonie", is pictured in this illustration

    Canadian dollar jumps after NAFTA trade deal reports