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Economic growth not a zero-sum game: President Tan

At the end of a 9-day state visit to Japan, he also urged Japanese companies to see Singapore as a pivot to expand into the region

"Japan is a very strong economic partner and it will benefit Asean to work very closely with it. Japan companies have technology, knowledge and expertise which will benefit all the Asean countries." - President Tony Tan, speaking to the media on Tuesday at the Palace Hotel in Tokyo


BOTH Japan and Singapore have a "strong sharing of minds" on economic growth, which the two nations do not see as a zero-sum game, visiting Singapore President Tony Tan Keng Yam said on Tuesday.

"The more we can see growth in our own country and in other countries, the better...

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