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Singapore's reputation for glitch-free train services suffers a blow

Singapore's reputation for glitch-free train services suffers a blow

A rare public apology by top transit executives and an assurance from the government that the cause was clear and the fix not complicated have done little to appease the public.

False alarm on economic, financial crisis in China

False alarm on economic, financial crisis in China

The good news is that China’s massive reservoir of foreign-exchange reserves provides it with an important buffer against a classic currency and liquidity crisis.

 Defence deals to be made easier: minister

Defence deals to be made easier: minister

A new Defence Procurement Procedure (DPP) has been almost finalised that seeks to remove procedural difficulties in procurements, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said yesterday.