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Global Energy Ministers, International Organisation Leaders, and Industry Captains Headline the Singapore International Energy Week 2021

The Eastern Herald 18 Oct 2021
18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Minister for Trade and Industry Gan Kim Yong will deliver the Singapore Energy Lecture at the 14th Singapore International Energy Week (SIEW) ... SIEW Energy Insights will highlight industry perspectives from A*STAR, Singapore Battery Consortium, Senoko, SP Group and energy start-ups from the Shell StartUp Engine.
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Nigerian govt must allow governance reflect democracy – Experts

Business Day Online 17 Oct 2021
The expert further said that Nigerian governments and leaders have consistently failed to learn from Singapore ... But they have never cared to adopt the Singapore’s model and winning ways ... “The Singapore we know today wasn’t always like this ... Upon independence, Singapore put together a plan to become a centre for manufacturing and service industry.
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SC's industrial real state market lures Singapore-backed investor

The Post and Courier 17 Oct 2021
Thorne HealthTech's Summerville building was the priciest among the South Carolina industrial properties that a Singapore sovereign wealth fund bought this month ... Against that backdrop, White isn't at all surprised that "a sovereign wealth fund from Singapore is being advised to invest in industrial real estate" in places like South Carolina.
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A Story Behind the Launch of SAKEGEEK by Sake Lovers Inc.

The Marshall News Messenger 17 Oct 2021
There are also sake online shop not only for people buying from Japan but also the U.S., Germany, Singapore and other countries. (Graphic ... While sake has more than 2,000 years of history and is Japan’s national drink, the sake brewing industry is in decline ... UNITED STATES SINGAPORE JAPAN NORTH AMERICA ASIA PACIFIC EUROPE GERMANY. INDUSTRY KEYWORD ... PUB.
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Electricity retailers that survive crisis may still offer savings

Straits Times 16 Oct 2021
Earlier this month, Trade and Industry Minister Gan Kim Yong cautioned in a written parliamentary response that fuel prices have more than doubled over the past 18 months, and that global movements would affect Singapore - which imports nearly 100 per cent of its energy needs.
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Third electricity provider calls it quits in Singapore

Reuters 16 Oct 2021
SINGAPORE, Oct 16 (Reuters) - Power ... iSwitch Energy, one of Singapore's largest independent electricity retailers, and SilverCloud Energy, which supplies power to commercial, industrial and residential buildings, have also announced their exit from the Singapore market.
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Exits by S'pore electricity suppliers sparked by price volatility amid global energy crisis

Straits Times 16 Oct 2021
SINGAPORE - The prospect of surging energy prices for the next few years and a severely diminished ability to effectively hedge against volatile conditions are what spurred the departure of two retailers from Singapore's open electricity market (OEM), experts said ... an industry.".
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Eateries hit harder this time round

Straits Times 16 Oct 2021
One common fear among all interviewed in the F&B industry is that the new Vaccinated Travel Lanes (VTL) with 11 countries will deal another death blow to the dining scene here ... The Restaurant Association of Singapore, which has more than 500 members, also fearfully anticipates a "travel imbalance" for the F&B industry here.
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Massive oil price hikes again set next week

Manila Bulletin 16 Oct 2021
The price hikes are based on the Mean of Platts Singapore (MOPS), which is the deregulated industry’s reference pricing on their weekly routine of cost adjustments ... Industry watchers emphasized that the astronomical rise in gas prices have been prompting shift to higher oil ...
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Discover authentic Cantonese cuisine At Hilton Clark Sun Valley Resort’s Xi

Sun Star 16 Oct 2021
Working the wok and leading the kitchen is Chinese Executive Chef Yong Hon Seng, a 2011 World Chef Taipei Competition Gold Status Awardee with over 30 years in the culinary industry. A native of Singapore, Chef Yong has spent years in restaurant kitchens across Asia in search of gastronomic perfection and excellence.
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Travel agency suspended from SingapoRediscovers Vouchers scheme over alleged abuse

Straits Times 15 Oct 2021
STB added that Continental Travel Singapore will still be required to carry out all existing obligations to its consumers and industry partners, including ensuring that all existing bookings, whether or not they involve the use of SRVs, are not affected during the notice period and any subsequent suspension period.
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Travel agency allegedly in SRV cashback scheme

Straits Times 15 Oct 2021
STB added that Continental Travel Singapore will still be required to carry out all existing obligations to its consumers and industry partners, including ensuring that all existing bookings, whether or not they involve the use of SRV, are not affected during the notice period and any subsequent suspension period.
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Crypto at a crossroads: What's next for Singapore?

Straits Times 15 Oct 2021
The cryptocurrency revolution has been gathering pace of late and looks set to shift into a new gear in Singapore after three firms were given the green light to provide digital payment token services ... Ms Tan Siew Lee, OCBC Bank's head of wealth management Singapore, said.
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Singdollar trades at its highest level in five weeks

Straits Times 15 Oct 2021
The Singapore dollar traded at its highest level in five weeks yesterday, a day after the nation's central bank tightened monetary policy ... After shrinking by 5.4 per cent last year, Singapore's economy is forecast by the Ministry of Trade and Industry to expand by 6 per cent to 7 per cent this year.
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Proposed changes to Accountants Act to enhance regulator's oversight and audit quality

Straits Times 15 Oct 2021
SINGAPORE (THE BUSINESS TIMES) - The Ministry of Finance (MOF) and the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (Acra) have announced long-awaited proposed amendments to Singapore's Accountants Act aimed at enhancing the reach and oversight of the industry's regulator.
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