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Amos Yee released: Teenage blogger appeared ‘traumatised’

09-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

At around 5:20pm on July 6, teenage blogger Amos Yee walked out the doors of Singapore’s State Courts alongside his mother. The crowd of reporters, photographers and [...]
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Singapore’s social policies ‘reinforce responsibility’

09-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

In Singapore’s early years of nation-building, the emphasis in its social policies was self-reliance. Today, there has been a shift towards collective responsibility. [...]
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Economic growth key to Singapore’s property fortunes

09-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

There’s no denying that private property prices in Singapore are on a downward trend; they have been falling for seven straight quarters. Last week, the flash estimates [...]
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Singapore teen in anti-Lee video walks free after sentencing

Singapore teen in anti-Lee video walks free after sentencing

08-Jul-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 7:07 AM

The Singaporean teenager behind online attacks on former premier Lee Kuan Yew was given a four-week jail term Monday but freed in view of time served since being accused of [...]
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Singapore could lose competitive edge if wages grow without productivity gains: HR experts

08-Jul-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Data from the Manpower Ministry shows median wages increased by almost 40 per cent from the period between 2004 and 2014, with productivity gains largely lagging behind. [...]
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Singapore teen in anti-Lee video walks free after sentencing

08-Jul-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Singaporean teenager behind online attacks on former premier Lee Kuan Yew was given a four-week jail term Monday but freed in view of time served since being accused of [...]
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Singapore’s exposure to Greek economic crisis ‘negligible’: MAS

08-Jul-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The central bank says Singapore has negligible direct exposure of its economy and banking system to Greece, and that the country’s domestic money and foreign exchange [...]
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Former RTC inmate recalls culture of ‘one-upmanship’ among inmates

08-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

John (not his real name) entered Reformative Training Centre (RTC) in 1997 when he was 18. He was arrested for, and convicted of, robbery with hurt and consumption of drugs. [...]
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The changing faces of Amos Yee

08-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Asia One | 6:00 AM

Few people have divided opinion as sharply as Amos Yee, 16, who walked free yesterday after his sentence of four weeks’ jail – for making remarks intending to [...]
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Amos Yee released: Teenage blogger appeared ‘traumatised’

08-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

At around 5:20pm on July 6, teenage blogger Amos Yee walked out the doors of Singapore’s State Courts alongside his mother. The crowd of reporters, photographers and [...]
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Singapore to release advance Q2 GDP data next Tuesday

08-Jul-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

According to a quarterly survey released by the Monetary Authority of Singapore in June, private sector economists are now less upbeat about the growth outlook for the [...]
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Singapore’s nuclear future

08-Jul-2015 Intellasia | The Online Citizen | 6:00 AM

“You’re going to continue to need electricity, and renewables will be insufficient. You’re either going to have to continue using natural gas or move to [...]
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Tigerair announces 50 pct off on all Singapore-bound flights

08-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Business-standard | 6:00 AM

Tigerair today announced 50 percent discount on all Singapore-bound flights from five Indian cities. The airline has partnered with Singapore Tourism Board to celebrate that [...]
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Singapore court frees 16-year-old blogger Amos Yee

08-Jul-2015 Intellasia | CNAN | 6:00 AM

Teen blogger Amos Yee is free, according to his attorney. Guilty of “obscenity” and “wounding of religious feelings” but free. The youngster plans to [...]
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Bear markets maul Manulife’s Singapore Reit IPO

08-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Financeasia | 6:00 AM

Canadian financial services group Manulife pulled its S$569 million ($426 million) Singapore Reit initial public offering on its scheduled pricing day after global volatility [...]
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