Agence France-Presse . Singapore

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    Oil prices fall sharply as doubts loom over production cut deal

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 12:50pm on April 06, 2020

    Oil prices fell sharply on Monday after a meeting between the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies was delayed...

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    Singapore quarantines migrant workers

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 01:50am on April 06, 2020

    Singapore has put nearly 20,000 migrant workers under quarantine for two weeks after a growing number of coronavirus infections were detected in their dormitories, authorities...

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    Singapore GDP contracts amid virus pandemic

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 11:00pm on March 30, 2020

    Singapore’s economy suffered its biggest contraction since the financial crisis during the first quarter as the coronavirus pandemic escalated, data showed Thursday, an ominous sign...

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    Virus hit to aviation may top $100b: industry group

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 10:58pm on March 05, 2020

    Airlines could lose up to $113 billion in revenues this year due to the coronavirus, equivalent to the damage experienced by the industry during the...

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    Aviation industry tries to go green

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 12:23am on February 17, 2020

    From an emissions-reducing model jet that looks like something from a sci-fi movie to electric aircraft and sustainable fuel, the aviation industry is ramping up...

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    Asian plane makers struggle to take off in crowded market

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 10:19pm on February 14, 2020

    Asian plane makers have thrown huge sums at building jets but flagship projects have suffered repeated setbacks, and they face a tough time breaking into...

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    Coronavirus clips wings of Asia’s biggest air show

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 10:16pm on February 11, 2020

    Asia’s biggest air show opened in Singapore on Tuesday under the shadow of a deadly coronavirus outbreak that has forced dozens of companies to withdraw...

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    Scientists race to develop vaccine for new coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 12:29am on February 10, 2020

    Scientists from the United States to Australia are using new technology in an ambitious, multimillion-dollar drive to develop a vaccine in record time to tackle...

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    Panic buying hits Singapore after virus alert raised

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 10:45pm on February 08, 2020

    Anxious Singapore shoppers formed long lines at grocery stores Saturday and cleared the shelves of essential items, after the city-state raised its alert level over...

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    Studio Ghibli films to hit Netflix, but US fans miss out

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 12:00am on January 22, 2020

    Animated films from Japan’s Studio Ghibli, including Oscar winner ‘Spirited Away’, are coming to streaming giant Netflix, delighting many fans but leaving US subscribers disappointed...