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Monday, Mar 13

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Turkey-Netherlands crisis deepens after Erdogan's Nazi jibe

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Istanbul - A diplomatic crisis between Turkey and the Netherlands deepened Monday as both sides traded bitter accusations after Turkish ministers were blocked from holding rallies to win support for plans to expand the powers of President…

Thursday, Mar 2

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Indonesia prepares deluxe welcome for King Salman's 30 minute visit

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Saudi King Salman, left, and Indonesian President Joko Widodo wave to the media during their meeting at the presidential palace in Bogor, West Java, Indonesia, Wednesday, March 1, 2017. Salman arrived in the world's largest Muslim nation…

Sunday, Feb 26

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Creme De La Creme: Good Class Bungalows the pinnacle of Singapore homes

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WHAT'S SO GOOD ABOUT GOOD CLASS BUNGALOWS? GOOD Class Bungalows (GCBs) have been dubbed the "creme de la creme" of Singapore's landed homes and are a coveted status symbol. They are rare and outsizedly priced - the average price of GCBs…

Friday, Feb 24

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Football: Rooney to stay at Man United

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Manchester United's Wayne Rooney intends to stay at the club, ending speculation that he could move to China. "Despite the interest which has been shown from other clubs, for which I'm grateful, I want to end recent speculation and say…

Thursday, Feb 23

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South Korea blasts news of Kim murder via loudspeaker to North

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South Korea is using giant loudspeakers to blast news of the dramatic assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's half-brother across the border with its reclusive northern neighbour, it was reported Thursday (Feb 23). Kim Jong Nam …

Sunday, Feb 12

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Sales of Ivanka Trump apparel slumped by nearly a third at Nordstrom: WSJ

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WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - Nordstrom's sales of Ivanka Trump's line of clothing and shoes fell by nearly one-third in the past fiscal year, with sharp drops in sales in the weeks before her father Donald Trump was elected president, the Wall…

Thursday, Feb 9

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Apple's Tim Cook on Trump's travel ban: Steve Jobs was the son of an immigrant

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Apple was founded by the son of an immigrant and the company wouldn't exist without immigration, chief executive Tim Cook told students in Scotland on Wednesday, restating his strong opposition to President Donald Trump's controversial…

Sunday, Feb 5

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Opportunities for growth as companies look beyond home

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Expansion overseas likely to be high on an agenda in search of new growth areas. Some home-grown companies might be content to rest on their laurels once they reach a certain level - expanding regionally or further afield is not for them.…

Thursday, Jan 12

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Trump, tech tycoons talk overhaul of high-skilled visa programme

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NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO - President-elect Donald Trump's transition team has been actively considering ways to revamp a temporary visa programme used to bring foreign workers to the United States to fill high-skilled jobs, according to…

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China muted after Tillerson vows islands blockade

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BEIJING - China offered a muted response Thursday after Donald Trump's secretary of state pick Rex Tillerson warned the US would stop it from using its artificial islands in the South China Sea. Tillerson's comments, during his…

Monday, Jan 9

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5 habits to follow in 2017 if you want to get rich

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As many financial planners will tell you, building wealth is a process made of many small actions that add up over time.

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Monalisa and the art of making money

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When it comes to money matters, senior financial services consultant Monalisa takes a prudent and practical approach that reflects much of her upbringing.

Friday, Jan 6

US retailer Macy's to cut more than 10,000 jobs

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New York - Macy' s unveiled plans Wednesday to cut as many as 10,100 jobs as the iconic US retailer closes stores and downsizes following another disappointing holiday sales season.

Thursday, Jan 5

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HDB housing options available for singles 35 and over

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Prior to turning 35, most singles in Singapore would stay with their parents. It could be due to the small size of our island, which hardly ever requires anyone to move out of his or her parents' place to be closer to work. It could be due…

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Apple accused of patent infringement in China

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US company GPNE Crop sued Apple Inc for direct infringement of claims on its patent, which was issued in China in 2001, according to a recent report by domestic business newspaper National Business Daily.

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Ex-employee sues Snapchat, alleges it misled investors: Hollywood Reporter

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A former employee has dragged Snapchat to court accusing the messaging app of misleading investors and trading partners to drive up its initial public offering, the Hollywood Reporter said citing a court document.

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Ringgit expected to slide to 4.70 per US dollar by mid-2017

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The breach just days into 2017 came even as the central bank sought to provide greater clarity on its recent liquidity and hedging initiatives by expanding the list of frequently asked questions.

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Ringgit breaches psychological mark of 4.50 against US dollar

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PETALING JAYA - The ringgit has hit the psychological mark of 4.50 against the US dollar, as foreign investors continued to pare down their holdings of Malaysian government bonds.

Wednesday, Jan 4

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Finland to give 2,000 unemployed $844 monthly, even after they find work

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Finland's experimental scheme to provide its citizens with a basic income, regardless of employment, launched earlier this week.

Tuesday, Jan 3

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Flat at Sumang Walk designed in industrial style

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Every weekend, newlyweds Lee Jia Yong and Jean Ho visit cafes to enjoy a cuppa and brunch.

Sunday, Jan 1

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These Singapore start-ups will help you accomplish your 2017 resolutions

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It's the time when we start planning out the resolutions that will revitalise the new year for us. But how many of us have heard the same story when these resolutions pan out to nothing?

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A broken heart can indeed stop beating

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Undertakers also say it is possible, and they cite cases of people who die within months or even weeks after the death of their loved ones. The death of actress Debbie Reynolds last Wednesday - a day after her daughter Carrie Fisher died -…

Saturday, Dec 31

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Large tiles, marble features give 5-room flat a posh and spacious feel

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Who: A couple with two teenage children Home: Five-room HDB flat in Tampines Size: 1,335sqf

Friday, Dec 30

How to avoid tenant trouble when renting out a flat

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It's every HDB flat landlord's greatest nightmare to be hauled up for an "interview", because they have exceeded the total number of tenants allowed, or for some other tenant-related matter that they might have even been kept in the dark…

5 reasons your co-worker makes more than you

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When you learn that a coworker in a similar position is making more money than you, it can stir up intense feelings of jealousy and amplify your insecurities. You work just as hard! You do the same job! Why don't you get the pay you…

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Thursday, Dec 29

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Which areas are the most attractive in the Feb 2017 BTO exercise?

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HDB has recently announced that 17,000 new Build-To-Order (BTO) flats will be launched in 2017. The first of the 4 expected BTO launch would take place in February 2017, a mere two months away.

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As Trump moves up, 'Celebrity Apprentice' gets Schwarzenegger spin

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LOS ANGELES - As Donald Trump prepares to take office as U.S. president, another celebrity turned politician is about to take over his "Apprentice" TV show hot seat, and is hoping for higher ratings. Arnold Schwarzenegger, the "Terminator"…

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Singapore GDP in Q4 likely to show economy dodging recession, analysts say

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SINGAPORE - Singapore's economy is expected to have grown in the fourth quarter, averting a slip into recession, but the outlook is clouded by uncertainty over global trade under the incoming Trump Administration.

Wednesday, Dec 28

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CEO of US firm treats 800 employees to lavish Caribbean cruise

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The holidays will be merrily shimmering for 800 employees of a cabinet firm in Iowa, USA, as their boss will treat them to an all-expense paid vacation in the Caribbean.