Daily Archives: 2017-05-31

Singapore shares consolidate, China PMI beats expectations

by Margaret Yang, CMC Markets Singapore shares have entered into consolidation phase since mid-May, due to a lack of fresh catalysts and a need for profit taking, after nearly four months of rallying. The Straits Times Index slid to around 3,200 points, down from recent peaks of 3,275. Breaking below the psychological support level of 3,200 will probably open the floor …

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Former Foreign Affairs Minister’s editorial historically inaccurate

by Zubin The recent editorial by former Foreign Affairs Minister George Yeo that claimed that traditional society like China is more resistant to populism than the West is riddled with errors and misleading assertions. It fundamentally ignores the past two centuries of Chinese history and is often filled with incorrect statements. He ignores the two largest populist movements in world …

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Singapore’s biggest Black Friday is back for the second year

Forget about the Great Singapore Sale 2017, Singapore’s first and biggest Black Friday by volume of items on sale is back for the 2nd year. For six days only from 31 May 2017 (12noon) to 5 June 2017 (11:59pm), ezbuy.sg, Singapore’s first and largest global shopping platform* is staging Singapore’s first and largest global online shopping festival for the second …

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