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The Borneo Post
‘Connectivity of Asean markets via ACMF’Photo shows members from Asean’s financial bodies including Datuk Ranjit Ajit S
‘Connectivity of Asean markets via ACMF’
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 hours ago
Photo shows members from Asean’s financial bodies including Datuk Ranjit Ajit Singh, chairman of Securities Commission (fifth left) who hosted the ACMF. KUCHING: The Asean Capital Markets Forum (ACMF) continues to drive greater connectivity of the... Read more
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Market Watch
Economists cut Singapore growth forecast: surveySINGAPORE--External economists surveyed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore
Economists cut Singapore growth forecast: survey
Market Watch / Posted 18 hours ago
SINGAPORE--External economists surveyed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore expect the economy to grow at a slower pace than previously estimated and consumer prices to contract this year. Singapore's economy is expected to grow 2.2% this year,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Economists cut forecasts for Singapore's growth this yearSINGAPORE: Private sector economists are less upbeat about the growth outlook f
Economists cut forecasts for Singapore's growth this year
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 hours ago
SINGAPORE: Private sector economists are less upbeat about the growth outlook for the Singapore economy this year, and have moderated their growth expectations for several sectors, according to a quarterly survey released by the Monetary Authority of... Read more
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New Kerala
Singapore to issue first savings bond Singapore will issue its first savings bond in October, with long-term intere
Singapore to issue first savings bond
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Singapore will issue its first savings bond in October, with long-term interest rates up to 2.63 percent per year, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced on Tuesday. The 1.2 billion Singapore... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
First Singapore Savings Bond to pay average 2.63% if held to 10th yearSINGAPORE: The first Singapore Savings Bond (SSB) will be issued on Oct 1, with
First Singapore Savings Bond to pay average 2.63% if held to 10th year
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
SINGAPORE: The first Singapore Savings Bond (SSB) will be issued on Oct 1, with those holding the bonds for the full 10 years earning an average interest rates per annum of 2.63 per cent, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) said on Tuesday (1... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
AUB to acquire local remittance firm Asia United Bank (AUB) said its board of directors decided to acquire the rem
AUB to acquire local remittance firm
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Asia United Bank (AUB) said its board of directors decided to acquire the remittance firm Pinoy Express PTE, Limited (Pinoy Express) to expand its market in Singapore. In a statement, the AUB said its board of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore July bank lending rises on housing loansSINGAPORE: The Republic’s total bank lending in July rose on stronger demand fo
Singapore July bank lending rises on housing loans
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Republic’s total bank lending in July rose on stronger demand for property loans and from the general commerce sector, central bank data showed on Monday (Aug 31). Loans and advances by domestic banks in the city-state amounted to... Read more
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The Star
Singapore July bank lending rises on housing loansSINGAPORE: Singapore's total bank lending in July rose on stronger demand for p
Singapore July bank lending rises on housing loans
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
SINGAPORE: Singapore's total bank lending in July rose on stronger demand for property loans and from the general commerce sector, central bank data showed on Monday. Loans and advances by domestic banks in the city-state amounted to S$610.4 billion... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlightPlanned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corrupti
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlight
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Planned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corruption cancelled. Bangkok: Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has cancelled a speech at the world's top anti-corruption conference as he refuses to explain $US700... Read more
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The Courier
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlightPlanned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corrupti
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlight
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
Planned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corruption cancelled. Bangkok: Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has cancelled a speech at the world's top anti-corruption conference as he refuses to explain $US700... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlightPlanned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corrupti
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlight
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Planned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corruption cancelled. Bangkok: Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has cancelled a speech at the world's top anti-corruption conference as he refuses to explain $US700... Read more
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The Young Witness
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlightPlanned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corrupti
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlight
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
Planned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corruption cancelled. Bangkok: Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has cancelled a speech at the world's top anti-corruption conference as he refuses to explain $US700... Read more
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Western Advocate
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlightPlanned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corrupti
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlight
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Planned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corruption cancelled. Bangkok: Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has cancelled a speech at the world's top anti-corruption conference as he refuses to explain $US700... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlightPlanned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corrupti
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlight
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Planned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corruption cancelled. Bangkok: Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has cancelled a speech at the world's top anti-corruption conference as he refuses to explain $US700... Read more
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Manning River Times
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlightPlanned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corrupti
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlight
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
Planned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corruption cancelled. Bangkok: Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has cancelled a speech at the world's top anti-corruption conference as he refuses to explain $US700... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlightPlanned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corrupti
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlight
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 6 days ago
Planned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corruption cancelled. Bangkok: Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has cancelled a speech at the world's top anti-corruption conference as he refuses to explain $US700... Read more
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The North West Star
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlightPlanned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corrupti
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlight
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
Planned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corruption cancelled. Bangkok: Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has cancelled a speech at the world's top anti-corruption conference as he refuses to explain $US700... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlightPlanned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corrupti
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlight
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
Planned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corruption cancelled. Bangkok: Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has cancelled a speech at the world's top anti-corruption conference as he refuses to explain $US700... Read more
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The Border Mail
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlightPlanned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corrupti
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlight
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Planned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corruption cancelled. Bangkok: Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has cancelled a speech at the world's top anti-corruption conference as he refuses to explain $US700... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
MAS panel discusses growth strategies for financial sectorSINGAPORE: Financial industry captains who constitute the Monetary Authority of
MAS panel discusses growth strategies for financial sector
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
SINGAPORE: Financial industry captains who constitute the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) Financial Centre Advisory Panel (FCAP) hope to see more institutional investors' participation in the capital market and greater innovation to drive... Read more
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Canberra Times
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlightNajib Razak on the defensive at a press conference in Putrajaya this month. Ph
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlight
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
Najib Razak on the defensive at a press conference in Putrajaya this month. Photo: AP Bangkok: Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has cancelled a speech at the world's top anti-corruption conference as he refuses to explain $US700... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlightNajib Razak on the defensive at a press conference in Putrajaya this month. Ph
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlight
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
Najib Razak on the defensive at a press conference in Putrajaya this month. Photo: AP Bangkok: Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has cancelled a speech at the world's top anti-corruption conference as he refuses to explain $US700... Read more
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WA Today
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlightNajib Razak on the defensive at a press conference in Putrajaya this month. Ph
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlight
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
Najib Razak on the defensive at a press conference in Putrajaya this month. Photo: AP Bangkok: Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has cancelled a speech at the world's top anti-corruption conference as he refuses to explain $US700... Read more
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The Age
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlightNajib Razak on the defensive at a press conference in Putrajaya this month. Ph
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlight
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
Najib Razak on the defensive at a press conference in Putrajaya this month. Photo: AP Bangkok: Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has cancelled a speech at the world's top anti-corruption conference as he refuses to explain $US700... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlightNajib Razak on the defensive at a press conference in Putrajaya this month. Ph
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak dodging anti-corruption spotlight
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Najib Razak on the defensive at a press conference in Putrajaya this month. Photo: AP Bangkok: Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has cancelled a speech at the world's top anti-corruption conference as he refuses to explain $US700... Read more
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Finextra
Australian incubator opens its doors as battle for fintech talent heats upStone & Chalk was originally meant to begin business in March this year but the
Australian incubator opens its doors as battle for fintech talent heats up
Finextra / Posted 8 days ago
Stone & Chalk was originally meant to begin business in March this year but the launch was postponed in order to find new premises to cater for the overwhelming demand. More than 40 businesses and 120 employees will be housed in the new... Read more
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Brisbane Times
London wants to pinch best Aussie fintech start-upsChris Brycki (left) and Toby Heap will attend Fintech Week London next month. P
London wants to pinch best Aussie fintech start-ups
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
Chris Brycki (left) and Toby Heap will attend Fintech Week London next month. Photo: Louie Douvis Ten of our most promising fintech companies will be flown to London next month by the British government, which is trying to lure start-ups to the UK... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fintech industry growing, but regulation could be challengingSINGAPORE: New technology firms and traditional financial institutions are incr
Fintech industry growing, but regulation could be challenging
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
SINGAPORE: New technology firms and traditional financial institutions are increasingly working together to enhance efficiency in the sector, as the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) takes new measures to help drive the financial technology... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
London wants to pinch best Aussie fintech start-upsChris Brycki (left) and Toby Heap will attend Fintech Week London next month. P
London wants to pinch best Aussie fintech start-ups
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Chris Brycki (left) and Toby Heap will attend Fintech Week London next month. Photo: Louie Douvis Ten of our most promising fintech companies will be flown to London next month by the British government, which is trying to lure start-ups to the UK... Read more
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Canberra Times
London wants to pinch best Aussie fintech start-upsChris Brycki (left) and Toby Heap will attend Fintech Week London next month. P
London wants to pinch best Aussie fintech start-ups
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
Chris Brycki (left) and Toby Heap will attend Fintech Week London next month. Photo: Louie Douvis Ten of our most promising fintech companies will be flown to London next month by the British government, which is trying to lure start-ups to the UK... Read more
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The Age
London wants to pinch best Aussie fintech start-upsTen of our most promising fintech companies will be flown to London next month
London wants to pinch best Aussie fintech start-ups
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
Ten of our most promising fintech companies will be flown to London next month by the British government, which is trying to lure start-ups to the UK as the global war for innovation talent heats up. As Treasurer Joe Hockey said rising tax rates... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Consumer prices in Singapore fall 0.4% in July on lower COE premiumsSINGAPORE: Inflation in Singapore came in at -0.4 per cent year-on-year in July
Consumer prices in Singapore fall 0.4% in July on lower COE premiums
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
SINGAPORE: Inflation in Singapore came in at -0.4 per cent year-on-year in July, compared with -0.3 per cent in June, due to the lower cost of private road transport, according to a joint news release from the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) and... Read more
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Morningstar
Quantifying Bond Market LiquidityFinancial markets provide places where buyers and sellers can find each other.
Quantifying Bond Market Liquidity
Morningstar / Posted 10 days ago
Financial markets provide places where buyers and sellers can find each other. Technology ranging from eBay to high-frequency trading has improved the ability of buyers and sellers to find each other and to discover the going price of an item they... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Desmond Choo, Cheng Li Hui join PAP’s Tampines GRC teamSINGAPORE: The People’s Action Party (PAP) on Saturday (Aug 22) officially name
Desmond Choo, Cheng Li Hui join PAP’s Tampines GRC team
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
SINGAPORE: The People’s Action Party (PAP) on Saturday (Aug 22) officially named its new candidates for the Tampines Group Representation Constituency (GRC) for the coming General Election (GE). Joining the five-member GRC are Ms Cheng Li Hui, a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Past 4 years have been demanding but meaningful, fulfilling: Heng Swee KeatSINGAPORE: The past four years in politics have been “very demanding” but also
Past 4 years have been demanding but meaningful, fulfilling: Heng Swee Keat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
SINGAPORE: The past four years in politics have been “very demanding” but also “meaningful and fulfilling”, said Education Minister Heng Swee Keat, who entered politics in 2011 after spending almost three decades in the Civil Service. Apart from... Read more
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Independent
Singapore misspells name of leader on commemorative $50 note packagingThe Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) will reprint the folder used to hold
Singapore misspells name of leader on commemorative $50 note packaging
Independent / Posted 12 days ago
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) will reprint the folder used to hold the banknote marking the city-state's 50th anniversary, after President Yusof Ishak’s name was misspelled as "Yusok Ishak". The mistake appeared both on a foldout portion... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Singapore botches ex-leader’s name on historic currency packageA 50-Singapore dollar SG50 commemorative note is displayed in Singapore. — AFP
Singapore botches ex-leader’s name on historic currency package
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
A 50-Singapore dollar SG50 commemorative note is displayed in Singapore. — AFP photo SINGAPORE: Singapore’s central bank has apologised for misspelling the name of the city-state’s first president on the packaging of a special currency issue marking... Read more
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EuroNews
And also… Drunk soldiers, Cold War spies, Beautiful watermelons and moreEvery Friday journalists from euronews’ various language teams choose a selecti
And also… Drunk soldiers, Cold War spies, Beautiful watermelons and more
EuroNews / Posted 12 days ago
Every Friday journalists from euronews’ various language teams choose a selection of stories from Europe and beyond which might not have reached the international headlines. Here’s this week’s selection… Enjoy! Germany: Oldest message in a... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Singapore misspells name of former leaderSingapore's central bank has apologized for misspelling the name of the city-st
Singapore misspells name of former leader
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 12 days ago
Singapore's central bank has apologized for misspelling the name of the city-state's first president on the packaging of a special currency issue marking the country's 50th year of independence. The name of the late president Yusof Ishak was spelt... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
SG50 notes set packaging to be reprinted due to typos: MASSINGAPORE: The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on Friday said it will rep
SG50 notes set packaging to be reprinted due to typos: MAS
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on Friday said it will reprint a new set of folders for the SG50 commemorative notes to correct typographical errors. The name of Singapore's first President Yusof Ishak was misspelt as "Yusok... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Singapore botches ex-leader's name on historic currency packageA misspelling of Singapore’s first president “Yusok Ishak” in the third paragra
Singapore botches ex-leader's name on historic currency package
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
A misspelling of Singapore’s first president “Yusok Ishak” in the third paragraph can be seen on a folder kit of the 50 Singapore dollar commemorative note – AFP photo SINGAPORE: Singapore’s central bank has apologised for misspelling the name of... Read more
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The Standard
Red-faced Singapore sorry for presidential banknote blunderSingapore's central bank has apologized for misspelling the name of the first p
Red-faced Singapore sorry for presidential banknote blunder
The Standard / Posted 12 days ago
Singapore's central bank has apologized for misspelling the name of the first president on the packaging of a special currency issue marking the 50th year of independence. The name of the late president Yusof Ishak was spelt “Yusok Ishak'' on the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Singapore botches name on historical currency packageSINGAPORE - Singapore's central bank has apologised for misspelling the name of
Singapore botches name on historical currency package
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
SINGAPORE - Singapore's central bank has apologised for misspelling the name of the city-state's first president on the packaging of a special currency issue marking the country's 50th year of independence. A misspelling of Singapore's first... Read more
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Rappler
Singapore botches ex-leader's name on historic currency packageSINGAPORE CURRENCY. This photo illustration shows the Singapore banknotes on Ja
Singapore botches ex-leader's name on historic currency package
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
SINGAPORE CURRENCY. This photo illustration shows the Singapore banknotes on January 28, 2015 in Singapore. Photo by Roslan Rahman/AFP SINGAPORE – Singapore's central bank has apologised for misspelling the name of the city-state's first president... Read more
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International Business Times
Singapore: Central bank mispells Yusok Ishak's name in commemorative notes packaging In a first for Singapore, the central bank has made an embarrassing mistake in
Singapore: Central bank mispells Yusok Ishak's name in commemorative notes packaging
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
In a first for Singapore, the central bank has made an embarrassing mistake in its newly launched commemorative notes packaging to mark its 50 years of independence. It has misspelt the name of its first president Yusof Ishak, not once but twice in... Read more
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The Star
First Singaporean president's name misspelt on commemorative banknote packageSINGAPORE: The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) made an embarrassing gaffe
First Singaporean president's name misspelt on commemorative banknote package
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) made an embarrassing gaffe in the newly-launched $50 commemorative notes sets by misspelling the name of the nation's first President Yusof Ishak twice in the packaging. The name that appears on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore's asset management industry sees robust growthSINGAPORE: Singapore's asset management industry posted robust growth last year
Singapore's asset management industry sees robust growth
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
SINGAPORE: Singapore's asset management industry posted robust growth last year as there were more fund inflows arising from Asia’s growth dynamism and the Republic's position as a pan-Asian asset management hub. Total assets managed by... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
SG50 commemorative notes: Queues form hours before launchSINGAPORE: Hours before banks opened for business, lines formed outside bank br
SG50 commemorative notes: Queues form hours before launch
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
SINGAPORE: Hours before banks opened for business, lines formed outside bank branches for the launch of the SG50 commemorative notes on Thursday morning (Aug 20). Queue for SG50 notes at POSB's Tampines branch. (Photo: Calvin Oh) As of 8am, about... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Typos in packaging of SG50 commemorative notesSINGAPORE: The launch of the SG50 commemorative notes set on Thursday (Aug 20)
Typos in packaging of SG50 commemorative notes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
SINGAPORE: The launch of the SG50 commemorative notes set on Thursday (Aug 20) was marred by typos. The name of Singapore's first President Yusof Ishak was misspelled as "Yusok Ishak" on a foldout portion of the packaging as well as in an enclosed... Read more
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Reuters
Yuan bearish bets at five-year high; Asia FX outlook worsens: Reuters pollA woman stands outside at a foreign exchange store in Shanghai, China, August 1
Yuan bearish bets at five-year high; Asia FX outlook worsens: Reuters poll
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
A woman stands outside at a foreign exchange store in Shanghai, China, August 14, 2015. SINGAPORE Bearish bets on the Chinese yuan hit their largest in more than five years after a surprise devaluation of the currency, while the outlook on emerging... Read more
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