Daily Archives: 2010-10-16

Latest report on GDP raises questions

By Leong Sze Hian I refer to the report “Singapore’s GDP expands by 10.3% on-year, contracts by 19.8% on-quarter in Q3” (Channel NewsAsia, Oct 14). It state that “On a quarter-on-quarter basis the economy contracted by 19.8 percent, a reversal from the growth of 27.3 percent in the previous quarter”. What this means is that GDP only grew by about …

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Temasek Holdings’ Letter to Temasek Review

The following letter was sent by the Senior Managing Director and Head of Strategic Relations Mr Goh Yong Siang, Head of Strategic Relations to Dr Joseph Ong Chor Teck. A New Paper report on 9 October 2010 fingered Dr Ong as the founder of Temasek Review. Dear Dr Ong, The 9 October 2010 edition of The New Paper reported that …

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