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  1. The retail sector, which China is counting on to propel it to consumption-fuelled development, was

    Commentary: The vast global impact of an inevitable Chinese recession

    Some estimates suggest the pain of an economic slowdown in China will be confined. This is wishful thinking, says Kenneth Rogoff.
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    Commentary: The US-China trade war has seeds in the global financial crisis

    Because of the global financial crisis, China is converging on the US much more rapidly than anyone had expected, says one observer at the ...
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    Commentary: Overcoming hubris, greed and opacity, lessons of the global financial crisis for China

    Ten years since the global financial crisis, we still miss out on warning signs, yet the next crash may strike soon, says one observer at the ...
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    Breaking slow: Asia set to raise rates next year, but still lag Fed

    Tighter monetary policy is coming to Asia next year. Yet it will lag the Federal Reserve's rate hikes as Asian central banks balance an ...
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    230 laid-off workers found jobs through taskforce for 'responsible retrenchment'

    "In our experience, if we are able to reach out to workers earlier, our success rates improves. So we are particularly happy that the mandatory ...
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    Trade associations, chambers crucial to helping businesses: Chan Chun Sing

    Trade associations and chambers are particularly well-placed to strengthen the capabilities of Singapore companies as they best understand the ...
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    Commentary: Why Asia would want Trump to succeed

    When Donald Trump is sworn in this Friday, he will be inheriting an economy that has been growing rather robustly. For Asia’s sake, let us hope ...
  8. German Chancellor Merkel makes speech during CDU New Year reception in Mainz

    German Chancellor Merkel warns Trump against protectionism

    Asked if she believed 'protectionist tendencies' by Trump could pose a threat, Merkel recalled the example of the 2008 global financial crisis, ...
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    Extending PIC scheme part of KPMG's wishlist for Singapore Budget 2017

    This will help to encourage productivity and innovation during the period of downturn, KPMG said, as it released its recommendations for the ...
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    Tokyo stocks down, Shanghai up in thin holiday trade

    Incentives were few and the Dow Jones Industrial Average, which on Friday again fell short of 20,000 points in light trade ahead of the holiday ...