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    SMRT working to expand hourly taxi rental scheme

    More than 1,000 cabbies have signed up for the scheme - an alternative to the traditional daily leasing.
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    Singapore's manufacturing sector expands for 7th straight month in March

    The Purchasing Managers’ Index, an early indicator of manufacturing activity, came in at 51.2 last month, an increase of 0.3 point from February.
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    China's synthetic drugs problem expanding: Government

    Chinese seizures of methamphetamine, ketamine and other synthetic drugs surged by 106 percent year-on-year in 2016.
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    MCI unveils digital economy strategy for people, firms and Government

    Deepening workers’ technical expertise and helping companies build strong digital capabilities are some key initiatives by the Ministry of ...
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    Chatime plans 'return' to Malaysia with new partner Will Group

    Channel NewsAsia can exclusively reveal the Taiwanese tea house is back with a new partner - Will Group - who plans on expanding to 70 outlets ...
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    Manufacturing activity expands for 6th straight month in Feb

    The Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) - an early indicator of manufacturing activity - came in at 50.9 last month, a 0.1 dip from January.
  7. NTU students using one of the 56 new-generation smart classrooms in the NTU Learning Hub.

    Budget 2017: Workers to get more help with skills via e-learning, structured training

    The National Jobs Bank will also be enhanced to be more useful for jobseekers and employers, says Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat.
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    Singapore exports expand for 3rd straight month in January

    Non-oil domestic exports expanded 8.6 per cent last month, following a 9.1 per cent growth in December and 15.6 per cent increase in November.
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    Malaysia's total trade grew 1.5% in 2016

    Malaysia is forecasting a modest growth of 2.7 per cent in total trade while it expects exports to grow by three per cent for 2017, according to ...
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    Singapore's manufacturing activity expands for 5th straight month in January

    The Purchasing Managers’ Index, an early indicator of manufacturing activity, came in at 51 last month, an increase of 0.4 point from December.