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Our China policy a confused mishmash of positions

By: Chee Soon Juan SINGAPORE’S PRESENT SITUATION vis-a-vis China is the result of a confused mishmash of positions forced together by a government inept at handling change. Our foreign, economic, immigration and internal security policies towards the Chinese have become an interlocking muddle making it all but impossible for us to send out a clear…

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SPH’s profit for the latest quarter plunges by 44%!

SPH’s its net profit for the 1st quarter ended in November 2016 had plunging by 43.8% to $45.7m. This was a combination of several factors, including a 13.5% decline in advertising revenue and $7.5m in restructuring costs. The group had recognised a $2.6m impairment charge from optimising its printing capacity and another $4.8 million on…

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Terrex Saga

By: Teo Soh Lung As I watched this video of Minister Ng Eng Hen in parliament on 9 Jan 2017, I cannot help feeling disappointed at how our government handles the detention of our 9 Terrex vehicles and other equipment. All it knows is throwing the law at Hong Kong and assuring itself that it…