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SINGAPORE'S FUTURE ECONOMY

 

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Stocks

[SINGAPORE] Asian stocks extended the selloff that sent global equities into a bear market, with the regional benchmark index heading for its lowest close since 2012, as Japanese shares tumbled to cap their worst week since the financial crisis.

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Life & Culture

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[JAKARTA] In the latest crackdown on gay rights in Indonesia, the government has demanded all instant messaging apps remove same-sex emoticons or face a ban in the Muslim-majority country.

BT Weekly

7-DAY ARCHIVE

SPOTLIGHT

Oil, in its long journey from rig to pump, affects the Singapore economy in multi-faceted ways. BT looks at how lower oil prices affected various parts of the economy last year.

Volatility in the Chinese economy has got pundits from different camps debating on whether it will crash, is teetering on the edge, or will smoothen out its transition. The Business Times clears the confusion by listing out what data each camp is looking at, and how each comes to its conclusion.