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    China to create new economic zone outside Beijing

    China will create a new special economic zone outside Beijing similar to those established in Shenzhen and Shanghai, the government said, in a bid ...
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    Rapist’s 17-year jail sentence reduced to 15 years by apex court

    The Court of Appeal accepted Chang Kar Meng’s argument that the sentence is “out of line” with sentences previously imposed in similar cases of ...
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    Physical therapy programmes reduce bad falls among elderly: Study

    Researchers find that although those who participated in the physical therapy programmes did not have fewer falls, their falls were less severe ...
  4. Crime generic (1)

    New forensic centre, extra training to better protect sexual crime victims

    Other new initiatives include an information pamphlet and longer-term collaboration with the Ministry of Social and Family Development.
  5. China waste recycling

    China to spend US$37 billion to reduce waste: Report

    A regulation is expected to be announced in the next few weeks making it compulsory for households and businesses to sort their waste.
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    New repayment scheme to help borrowers pay off unsecured debts

    Under this new scheme, customers can consolidate all their unsecured credit balances across the 14 banks with just one institution.
  7. Qatar stadium builders

    'Cooling' hats for World Cup 2022 stadium builders

    World Cup 2022 labourers in Qatar are to be given "cooling" hard hats which reduce their body temperature as they build football stadiums in the ...
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    Etihad Airways cuts jobs to reduce cost

    Etihad Airways has begun cutting jobs in a restructuring process to reduce cost as it faces tough competition and a weakened global economy, the ...
  9. S'pore land reclamation

    New reclamation method aims to reduce Singapore's reliance on sand

    National Development Minister Lawrence Wong says that sand is not always easy to come by, and the project will reduce the country's reliance on ...
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    Reduced rates at selected ERP gantries during school holidays

    The LTA has announced a reduction in ERP rates from Nov 19 to Dec 31, 2016.