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The Straits Times, 29 April 1997

Article also available on microfilm reel NL20174 [Lee Kong Chian Reference Library - On shelf]



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  • Masthead [Title Section]
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    The Straits Times Estd. 1845 TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 1997 60 CENTS MITA (P) 027/12/96 (14 words)
  • SM: Someone backing Tang to damage S'pore [Articles + Illustrations]
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    • ALPHONSOCHAN
    SM: Someone backing Tang to damage S'pore Warren Fernandez By Court allows deletion of offending remarks from record "When I made those statements, offending Malaysia was the last thing on my mind. I was trying to set out m context why he (Tang Liang Hong) was doing all of this, (910 words)
  • Remarks weren't newsworthy until Razak highlighted them [Articles]
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    Remarks weren't newsworthy until Razak highlighted them Chua Lee Hoong By MR LEE Kuan Yew said yesterday that his remarks about crime m Johor had not been considered newsworthy m Singapore until a Malaysian lawyer highlighted it to the press there, leading to the subsequent bilateral row. He told the (558 words)
  • $2b IT plan to revolutionise learning unveiled [Articles]
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    $2b IT plan to revolutionise learning unveiled M. Nirmala Every child to have access to computers By GOING to school will never be the same again, with the Government spending $2 billion to make learning with computers a way of life m the classroom. By the end of the six-year (687 words)
  • Sing Tel shares plunge; STI Index below 2,000 pts [Articles]
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    Sing Tel shares plunge; STI Index below 2,000 pts SINGAPORE Telecom's (Sing Tel) share price sank to an all-time low of $2.38 a share yesterday, pushing the key index for the bourse here below 2,000 points for the first time m more than two years. Yesterday's 13-cent fall suffered by (249 words)
  • CLASSROOMS OF THE FUTURE [Articles + Illustrations]
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    CLASSROOMS OF THE FUTURE THE classroom of the future is taking shape with a budget of $2 billion. Some of its key features include: PUPILS: By Year 2002, two pupils will share a computer. Those m Primary 4 and above will get free e-mail accounts so they can communicate with (212 words)
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  • NEWS FOCUS [Articles]
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  • Five Indonesian activists get jail for subversion [Articles + Illustrations]
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    • AFP
    Five Indonesian activists get jail for subversion Susan Sim By Indonesia correspondent JAKARTA Five members of a left-wing pro-democracy movement were jailed yesterday between seven and 13 years for subversion as riot police dispersed 40 of their supporters who called for an election boycott outside the courthouse. Police and soldiers, (627 words)
  • Liar, liar [Articles + Illustrations]
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    Liar, liar Former dental nurse who conned three out $660,000 gets five years' corrective training A RETIREE of 70 was conned into parting with his life savings of $450,000 to a dental nurse, because he believed her when she swore on the Bible and on the health of her three (582 words)
  • London cabby chatted his way to a HoUywood movie deal [Articles]
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    • AFP
    London cabby chatted his way to a HoUywood movie deal LONDON The gift of the gab has earned a London taxi driver a £5.9 million (5514.1 million) deal with Hollywood after he thrilled a customer with an original story idea for the silver screen. Mr Colin Hayday, 53, told publicist (250 words)
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  • Li Peng accepts invite to visit S'pore [Articles + Illustrations]
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    • LIANHE ZAOBAO
    Li Peng accepts invite to visit S'pore Mary Kwang PM's visit to China By onina correspondent BEIJING Chinese Premier Li Peng is set to visit Singapore m late August or September, at the invitation of Prime Minister Goh Chok Tong, who is currently on a working visit to China. Vice-Premier (548 words)
  • Kidnapped daughter of Taiwan TV star found dead [Articles]
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    Kidnapped daughter of Taiwan TV star found dead Lee San Chouy By Taiwan Correspondent TAIPEI The body of the kidnapped daughter of Taiwanese television star Pai Ping-ping was found yesterday afternoon m an industrial estate m Taipei county. State television reports last night said state forensic ex- perts confirmed at (286 words)
  • Tiger mystery: Keep away from Übin, police advise [Articles + Illustrations]
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    • UECHEECHEW, ADAM LEE
    Tiger mystery: Keep away from Übin, police advise Melissa Heng By POLICE have advised the public to keep away from Pulau Übin and told residents to stay indoors at night after two reports of a tiger being sighted there. But, so far, two search parties have not found the animal. (434 words)
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  • WORLD
    • whites may become a minority in US by 2050 [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • AFP
      whites may become a minority in US by 2050 Immigrants changing make-up of American society Washington a surge m immigration from Asia, Africa and Latin America has charted ai new demographic course for tie US, changing the mainly white make-up of its society. "We've never had this kind of diversity (668 words)
    • NEW JUMPING CRAZE: [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • AFP
      NEW JUMPING CRAZE: Sportsman Bernhard Schneider, 26, lands m a giant net following a jump into a ravine at the castle of Neuschwanstein m Germany on Friday. The performance was a test run for a new leisure activity at the ravine m which people can jump into a net hanging (61 words)
    • Mercedes maker may slash 23,000 jobs by 1999 [Articles]
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      • AFP
      Mercedes maker may slash 23,000 jobs by 1999 BERLIN DaimlerBenz, Germany's number one industrial group, is to slash 23,000 jobs by 1999, Mr Walter Riester, vice-president of the IGMetall union, said. In an interview m yesterday's Berliner zeitung newspaper, Mr Riester a member of Daimler-Benz's supervisory council added that there (150 words)
    • Clinton cleans up graffiti in community service push [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • REUTER, AFP
      Clinton cleans up graffiti in community service push 'To be a good citizen you have to obey the law, you've got to go to work or be m school, you've got to pay your taxes and oh, yes you've got to serve m your community to help make it a (491 words)
    • THE MANY FACES OF AN ACTOR: [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • AFP
      THE MANY FACES OF AN ACTOR: Swiss actor Norbert Klassen standing before terracotta statues with his face imprint at a Frankfurt art fair on Sunday Artist voikrad Kutscner ponrayea nun with open eyes on 120 of the statues, and 24 with his eyes closed. This was to depict the process (69 words)
    • Canadian polls to be held on June 2 [Articles]
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      • AFP
      Canadian polls to be held on June 2 Chretien seeks new mandate m early elections OTTAWA Canada's worstkept secret of the year was revealed officially on Sunday: the nation will go to the polls on June 2, even though most Canadians think such an election is premature. Prime Minister Jean (503 words)
    • WORLD FILE
      • FAKE RUM: [Articles]
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        • REUTER
        FAKE RUM: Cubans were warned on Sunday about imitation rum that is labelled the same as the island's famous brands. Cuban newspaper Juventud Rebefde reported the arrest of a gang m Santiago de Cuba that ran a secret distillery which produced Havana Club Extra Dry, one of Cuba's premier brands, (56 words)
      • SUB WARNED: [Articles]
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        • AFP
        SUB WARNED: Greek troops fired warning shots as a Turkish submarine passed "too dose" to a south-east Aegean islet, military sources said on Sunday. The submarine, which was taking part m manoeuvres on Saturday and had been authorised to enter Greek waters, "came too close" to the Farmakonissi islet "perhaps (59 words)
      • NATION MOURNS: [Articles]
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        • REUTER
        NATION MOURNS: Australians yesterday held a national day of mourning on the anniversary of the country's worst modern-day massacre, when 35 people were shot dead by a lone gunman at the Port Arthur convict site. Survivors and relatives of victims gathered for an emotional memorial service m the gutted remains (71 words)
      • PEACE TALKS: [Articles]
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        • AFP
        PEACE TALKS: Zairean rebel leader Laurent Kabila and President Mobutu Sese Seko have "agreed m principle" on a venue for face-to-face peace talks early next week, a source close to negotiators said m Pretoria on Sunday. In the northern Zairean city of Kisangani, Mr Kabila proposed the Zambian capital Lusaka (60 words)
      • DENGUE SCARE: [Articles]
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        DENGUE SCARE: The Indian authorities have warned against a possible dengue epidemic m New Delhi and urged people to take precaution against the mosquitoborne disease, reports said yesterday. The Hindustan Times quoted New Delhi Mayor Shakuntala Arya as reporting 12 confirmed cases of dengue, which last year killed 322 DeoDle (51 words)
      • ROWS RESOLVED: [Articles]
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        • REUTER, AFP
        ROWS RESOLVED: Brazil and Argentina on Sunday patched up a series of disputes, striking deals on car imports, border controls and military co-operation. Brazilian President Fernando Henrique Cardoso and Argentine leader Carlos Menem said after meeting m Rio de Janeiro that despite disagreements, there were no problems that could not (54 words)
    • Hashimoto backs Australia's bid to join Asem [Articles]
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      Hashimoto backs Australia's bid to join Asem Visiting Premier also proposes annual summit Previously, Japan's ties with Australia developed focusing on economic issues. Now we would like to strengthen political ties, including the relationship between our leaders/ A Japanese diplomat C ANBERRA Japan's Prime Minister Ryutaro Hashimoto yesterday packed Australia (638 words)
    • Militant Texas separatists take hostages [Articles]
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      • REUTER
      Militant Texas separatists take hostages FORT DAVIS (Texas) An armed separatist group demanding independence for the state of Texas took two civilian hostages on Sunday as police surrounded its mountain compound m a tense standoff. The self-styled Republic of Texas grabbed the two hostages m a nearby home after police (255 words)
    • Killings mar high turnout at Yemen polls [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • REUTER
      Killings mar high turnout at Yemen polls SANAA Yemen reported a high turnout by voters for its first parliamentary elections since a 1994 civil war, but a soldier overshadowed the polling on Sunday by killing eight people m an unexplained snooting. "There was a very big turnout of around 80 (340 words)
    • Blair voted sexiest among candidates [Articles]
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      • AFP
      Blair voted sexiest among candidates LONDON— Labour Party leader Tony Blair would win Thursday's general election by a landslide if sex appeal were the only criterion and only women voted a poll has shown. The survey of 500 women suggests that two thirds regard him as the most sexually attractive (113 words)
    • Major down but not out [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • REUTER
      Major down but not out Conservatives still feel they can come from behind to win a fifth term LONDON Prime Minister John Major was down but insisted he was not yet out of the running m Britain's May 1 elections despite opinion polls predicting a Labour landslide. Just three days (554 words)
    • Voters warned of more austerity measures from government [Articles]
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      • REUTER
      Voters warned of more austerity measures from government Meanwhile m France PARIS Prime Minister Alain Juppe said that French voters had a stark choice between stability and uncertainty m a parliamentary election and that France faced more austerity to qualify for a single European currency. Mr Juppe, deeply unpopular with (540 words)
    • PEOPLE
      • Jospin admits smoking hashish [Articles + Illustrations]
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        • AFP
        Jospin admits smoking hashish But hints that, like Clinton, he did not inhale it PARIS French Socialist Party leader Lionel Jospin (above) admitted on Sunday that he had smoked hashish twice m his life but hinted that, like US President Bill Clinton before him, he did not inhale it. He (169 words)
      • Mum, 63: Age not an issue [Articles]
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        • AFP
        Mum, 63: Age not an issue LONDON "I wasn't trying to make history. I just wanted a baby" so declares Ms Arceli Keh, who, at 63 years and nine months old at the end of last year, gave birth to a healthy baby girl. The woman, of Filipino origin and (169 words)
      • Chelsea still undecided [Articles]
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        • AFP
        Chelsea still undecided WASHINGTON US President Bill Clinton said on Sunday he had "mixed feelings" about daughter Chelsea's leaving the family nest for university later this year. "I feel an immense amount of pride, and I thank God that she's enjoyed good health, and that her mother and I have (145 words)
      • QUOTEWORTHY [Articles + Illustrations]
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        QUOTEWORTHY US Ambassador to the United Nations Bill Richardson (above), who is m Zaire on a mediating mission. He has used humour, courtesy and toughness to score small but critical victories m the last two years for the US and Americans m trouble abroad. Tve been called the Undersecretary for (56 words)
      • Meanwhile... [Articles]
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        Meanwhile ROYAL HURT IN CRASH: Mr Otto von Habsburg, the son of the last Austrian emperor, was injured seriously m a car accident m southern Germany on Sunday. HOFFMAN SUES OVER 'DRAG' PHOTO: Dustin Hoffman, 59, has filed a US$5-million (557.05 million) lawsuit against the parent companies of Los Angeles (88 words)
    • Gujral's party chief to be charged in graft case [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • REUTER
      Gujral's party chief to be charged in graft case New Indian PM faces first test m office NEW DELHI Indian Prime Minister Inder Kumar Gujral faced his first shock waves m office yesterday after federal Eolice sought to prosecute the cad of his political party m a US$2BO million (XXXXX (607 words)
    • Western Australia unions set for 24-hour strike [Articles]
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      • AFP
      Western Australia unions set for 24-hour strike PERTH Western Australia prepared yesterday for a threatened trade union blockade expected to cost the state millions of dollars m lost trade, the state government said. Tens of thousands of workers planned to down tools at midnight yesterday for 24 hours, union leaders (176 words)
    • Singapore travellers not expected to be badly hit [Articles]
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      Singapore travellers not expected to be badly hit IN SINGAPORE, travel agents say they do not expect many customers to be affected. Even though the planned 24-hour strike would stop all flights into and out of Perth airport, 12 travel agents contacted yesterday said April was not a peak time (148 words)
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  • EAST ASIA
    • China nabs 18 planning to sneak into S'pore [Articles]
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      • AFP
      China nabs 18 planning to sneak into S'pore HONGKONG Authorities m southern China had smashed a plan by a group of 18 people to sneak out of the country for Singapore via Hongkong, it was reported yesterday. The 16 men and two women, from south-eastern Fujian province, were rounded up (182 words)
    • Planting pine at Beijing University [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • LIANHE ZAOBAO
      Planting pine at Beijing University PRIME Minister Goh Chok Tong planting a pine tree yesterday at Beijing University, China's most prestigious university which traces its history to 1898. Joining him were (from left) Trade and Industry Minister Lee Yock Suan, Beijing University president Professor Chen Jia-er, and the deputy director (126 words)
    • PSA signs pact with Chinese shipping company [Articles]
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      PSA signs pact with Chinese shipping company Mary Kwang PMGoh m China Reports by L-nina correspondent BEIJING The Port of Singapore Authority (PSA) yesterday signed a long-term terminal service agreement with China's state-run shipping company, China Ocean Shipping (Group) Company (Cosco), the world's fourth-largest shipping company. Under the agreement, which (419 words)
    • Premiers witness signing of judicial treaty [Articles]
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      Premiers witness signing of judicial treaty BEIJING Singapore and China yesterday signed their first judicial assistance treaty, with the ceremony witnessed by their prime ministers. The treaty, covering civil and commercial matters, provides for judicial assistance m areas such as the service of judicial documents, the taking of evidence, as (226 words)
    • KMT okays reforms that give more power to president [Articles]
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      • REUTER
      KMT okays reforms that give more power to president TAIPEI Taiwan's ruling Kuomintang (KMT) approved a major political reform package yesterday which would boost the power of the president significantly. Under the ruling party's plan, the president would be granted the power to appoint a premier without parliamentary approval and (221 words)
    • Residents confident about HE'S future [Articles]
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      • REUTER
      Residents confident about HE'S future HONGKONG Most people are confident about Hongkong's political and economic future as its return to China draws closer, but faith m their future leader Tung Chee Hwa seems to be slipping, opinion polls show. A survey commissioned by the English-language South China Morning Post revealed (238 words)
    • Cross-strait talks on again after 22-month break [Articles]
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      • REUTER
      Cross-strait talks on again after 22-month break TAIPEI A Taiwanese negotiator whose agency handles talks with Beijing left for China yesterday, breaking a 22--month hiatus m semi-official discussions. Mr Lee Ching-ping, deputy secretary-general of the semiofficial Straits Exchange Foundation (SEF), and his delegation were scheduled to meet mainland officials to (203 words)
    • Concern over crime and quality of life in Taiwan [Articles]
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      Concern over crime and quality of life in Taiwan Island's rating among foreigners has plunged THE kidnapping of the daughter of popular Taiwanese television hostess Pai Ping-ping had again raised concern over the quality of life and the investment environment m Taiwan, the island's Commercial Times newspaper reported yesterday. According (358 words)
    • Zookeepers in panic over panda paternity [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • AFP, REUTER
      Zookeepers in panic over panda paternity BEIJING Zealous efforts to breed pandas m captivity have led to a paternity crisis at the Beying Zoo, the official Xinhua news agency reported yesterday. Zookeepers have been unable to determine which male fathered a panda cub that is already more than six months (165 words)
    • China ratifies chemical-weapons pact [Articles]
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      • AFP
      China ratifies chemical-weapons pact BEIJING China ratified the International Chemical Weapons Convention last Friday, a Foreign Ministry spokesman said yesterday. "China's ambassador to the United Nations, Qin Huasun, submitted the letter of ratification to the United Nations on April 25. "So China is now the 78th country to become an (350 words)
    • Farmers 'delaying burials for fear of cannibalism' [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • REUTER
      Farmers 'delaying burials for fear of cannibalism' Just how bad is the famine m North Korea? BEIJING Hunger m North Korea was forcing peasants to sell clothes for food, to sneak into China to steal animal feed and even to delay burials to prevent cannibalism, visitors to the border said (621 words)
    • Japan embarrassed over island landing [Articles]
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      • REUTER
      Japan embarrassed over island landing TOKYO In a diplomatic embarrassment for Japan's relations with China, two Japanese have visited a disputed island group m the East China Sea, officials said yesterday. The symbolic visit on Sunday was made on the eve of talks m Tokyo between China and Japan to (184 words)
    • EAST ASIAFILE
      • BOAT TROUBLE: [Articles]
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        BOAT TROUBLE: Five marine police were hurt when their patrol boat overturned m wakeinduced swells around Ma WanandTsingYias scores of boats left the congested fireworks venue on Sunday night, said The Hongkong Standard yesterday. Two hired boats also ran into trouble as they left the celebrations off Stonecutter's Island. Their (58 words)
      • SUICIDE: [Articles]
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        • AFP
        SUICIDE: Former South Korean bank executive Park Seok Tae, sacked last month for alleged involvement m the Hanbo scandal, committed suicide m his home yesterday, police said. Park, who was summoned m the ongoing loans-for-kickbacks scandal involving the failed Hanbo Group, was one of 11 prominent figures to be arrested (54 words)
      • AD CHECK: [Articles]
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        • AFP
        AD CHECK: Chinese city of Xian have shut down 50 advertising operations m a crackdown on the fast-growing industry, the official China Daily reported yesterday. The companies' qualifications were revoked last Thursday as part of a month-long clampdown to protect consumer interests. The 50 firms were operating out of briefcases (57 words)
      • MALL FIRE: [Articles]
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        • AFP
        MALL FIRE: Hundreds of people fled from a fire yesterday at a Hongkong shopping mall, police said. The fire, which started m a garbage store on the stairway of the mall m Sam Po Kong m Kowloon Peninsula, sent shoppers and office workers fleeing. No injuries were reported. AFP (49 words)
      • MONKEY CHASE: [Articles]
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        • AFP
        MONKEY CHASE: A monkey disrupted air services m southern China's busy Baiyun airport when three police cars were brought m to give chase to the unwanted guest, it was reported yesterday. A plane's take-off was delayed as police tried to capture the monkey on the runway of Baiyun airport m (54 words)
      • CIRCUS MISHAP: [Articles]
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        • AFP
        CIRCUS MISHAP: Two people were killed when a circus truck carrying tigers and lions overturned m the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou. The driver and his assistant were killed m the accident at a busy intersection m Guangzhou at the weekend. No animals excaped. AFP (45 words)
    • Peru hostage envoy can't wait to tuck into sushi at home [Articles]
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      • REUTER
      Peru hostage envoy can't wait to tuck into sushi at home TOKYO Japanese Ambassador Morihisa Aoki, held hostage m Lima for 126 days, arrived home yesterday hungry for sushi, eel and a bowl of noodles. His return to Tokyo m a wheelchair coincided with new rumblings between Japan and Peru (313 words)
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  • SOUTH-EAST ASIA
    • S'pore tourism-expertise aid for S. Pacific nations [Articles]
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      S'pore tourism-expertise aid for S. Pacific nations Edward Tang By Thailand Correspondent Participants to attend course m Republic BANGKOK Participants from 12 South Pacific island countries will be attending a Course on tourism m Singapore next month, thanks to a technical assistance agreement reached yesterday between the Republic and the (567 words)
    • Tet my husband go' [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • REUTER
      Tet my husband go' picture. A FILIPINO housewife embracing her husband as soldiers arrested him for allegedly throwing stones at them during a protest by residents m the capital's Taguig district yesterday. Protesters were demonstrating against the demolition of their houses located near a Philippine Army camp. Officials say the (66 words)
    • Tony Tan's visit to Thailand reaffirms close ties [Articles]
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      Tony Tan's visit to Thailand reaffirms close ties DEPUTY Prime Minister and Minister for Defence Dr Tony Tan is m Thailand for a fourday visit, according to a Singapore Ministry of Defence (Mindef) statement yesterday. During his visit which began yesterday, he will meet Thai Prime Minister and Minister for (350 words)
    • REGIONALRLE
      • Hanoi to spend $25b to fight floods [Articles]
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        • AFP
        Hanoi to spend $25b to fight floods HANOI Vietnam plans to invest US$l7 billion (S*2s billion) between now and 2010 m a project to fight floods which cause huge loss of lives and property every year m the south, according to the official Vietnam News Agency. The Mekong delta area, (97 words)
      • KAREN ATTACK: [Articles]
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        • REUTER
        KAREN ATTACK: A group of breakaway Karen guerillas attacked and set fire to part of a refugee camp on the Thai side of the border with Myanmar, killing one refugee, rebel and Thai police sources said m Bangkok yesterday. A group of about 30 armed men crossed from Myanmar to (58 words)
      • 800 STRIKE: [Articles]
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        800 STRIKE: About 800 employees staged a work stoppage for several hours at a Nike factory m Vietnam's Ho Chi Minn City over the weekend to protest against their contracts, a factory manager said yesterday. MrParkHyunTae, general director at the Ko-rean-owned Sam Yang Company, denied press reports of a massive (64 words)
      • TWO KILLED: [Articles]
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        • AFP
        TWO KILLED: Separatist rebels m Irian Jaya killed two Indonesian road surveyors while eight other workers remained missing, an Antara news agency report said m Jakarta yesterday. A group of armed men, believed to be separatist rebels, attacked a camp of an Indonesian road construction company, m Akiba village on (56 words)
      • GRENADE BLAST: [Articles]
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        • AFP
        GRENADE BLAST: A teenage boy was killed and four party-goers wounded when unidentified assailants hurled a grenade at a crowd celebrating a festival m the southern Philippine town of Tangub, the military command said yesterday. The army said suspected communist hitmen threw the grenade at the crowd just as organisers (59 words)
      • NET RAID: [Articles]
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        • AFP
        NET RAID: A Portuguese computer hacker broke into the Internet website of Indonesia's armed forces Abri) but was stopped by army technicians with some civilian help, the army said. The hacker infiltrated the website at www. abri.go.id and inserted the tag label "propaganda" on the first and last pages of (73 words)
      • FATAL CLASH: [Articles]
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        • AFP
        FATAL CLASH: An army patrol clashed with a communist guerilla unit at a village near the southern Philippine city ofTangubatthe weekend, killing a civilian and wounding two others, the military said yesterday. A spokesmen said that the New People's Army rebel unit escaped after the clash. AFP (47 words)
    • Opposition complains of biased media coverage [Articles]
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      • AFP
      Opposition complains of biased media coverage Run-up to the Indonesian elections JAKARTA Indonesia's opposition United Development Party (PPP) has complained about unfair media coverage just two days into the official campaigning period, claiming that a state-owned television station was biased. The Muslim-led party has strongly protested "the discriminatory attitude" of (374 words)
    • KL and Jakarta meet to prepare claims on disputed islands [Articles]
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      KL and Jakarta meet to prepare claims on disputed islands Derwin Pereira By m jaxana Talks to set guidelines for International Court of Justice SENIOR officials from Indonesia and Malaysia began a two-day meeting m Bandung yesterday to map out preparations for submitting claims on the Sipadan and Ligatan islands (559 words)
    • Indonesia regrets US sanctions on Myanmar [Articles]
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      Indonesia regrets US sanctions on Myanmar Edward Tang By inaiiana uorresponaent BANGKOK Indonesia regrets the imposition of economic sanctions by the US on Myanmar, but the move will not affect the latter's entry into Asean, said its Foreign Minister, Mr Ali Alatas, yesterday. "We regret that the United States deemed (284 words)
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  • MALAYSIA
    • High Court finds DAP MP guilty of sedition [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • REUTER
      High Court finds DAP MP guilty of sedition Brendan Pereira By m Kuala Lumpur lim Guan Eng may lose seat m Parliament THE Democratic Action Party's lim Guan Eng was found guilty of sedition and maliciously printing false news by the Malacca High Court yesterday, and is m danger of (520 words)
    • Workers run down and kill thief [Articles]
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      • NST
      Workers run down and kill thief SEREMBAN A man who tried to steal (torn workers at a construction site died after, he was run down by a lorry driven by one of the workers. Police said the workers spotted the man and his three accomplices trying to enter their quarters (146 words)
    • KL denies that its navy Iridnapped' 7 Filipinos [Articles]
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      • AFP, WAR
      KL denies that its navy Iridnapped' 7 Filipinos LUMUT (Perak) Defence Minister Datuk Syed Hamid Albar yesterday denied allegations that a Malaysian navy vessel had abducted seven Filipinos from a Philippine island earlier this month. "Initial investigations by the Defence Ministry revealed that the navy was not involved," he told (232 words)
    • MALAYSIA RLE
      • AUSSIE HELP: [Articles]
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        • BERNAMA
        AUSSIE HELP: Malaysia and Australia will collaborate m research and development to combat diseases affecting cattle and sheep, Agriculture Minister Datuk Sen Dr Sulaiman Haji Daud said m Huang yesterday. He said diseases such as those arising from "screw-worm fly" infestation were endemic to Malaysia and had been the cause (62 words)
      • PLEA CHANGED: [Articles]
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        • NST
        PLEA CHANGED: A rubber tapper m Kedah w no had earlier pleaded guilty to two counts of raping his teenage daughter has retracted his plea and claimed trial to the charges instead. The Sessions court m Sungai Petani was told on Sunday that the man was arrested at his house (70 words)
      • TRAFFIC PLAN: [Articles]
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        TRAFFIC PLAN: Traffic problems m Penang could be alleviated if the Integrated Sea Commuter system incorporating water-taxis was implemented, said the Penang Malay Chamber of Commerce. The Sun quoted chamber president Abdul Rahman Maidin as saying that using a park-and -ride scheme, passengers could park their cars at a terminal (59 words)
      • STORM HITS: [Articles]
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        • NST
        STORM HITS: Twelve houses had their roofs blown away by strong winds while 40 cars had their windscreens damaged by flying debris when a storm struck at Port Klang on Sunday. The affected houses belonged to the Customs Excise Department, KTM Berhad and the Klang Port Authority. No one was (52 words)
      • CONDO WOES: [Articles]
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        CONDO WOES: About 900 people who had booked condo units m a project m Klang, Selangor, m 1991 were left m the lurch because the developer had yet to complete the project The Sun reported that the buyers had formed an action committee to get the developer to either finish (61 words)
      • NO TRACK: [Articles]
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        NO TRACK: The Malacca state government has scrapped a proposal to build a race track m the state to get illegal motorcycle racers off the road, according to the state public order and traffic chief. The Star quoted Deputy Superintendent Farid Mahmud as saving the idea was not feasible because (60 words)
    • First Everest, then Antarctica [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • SUN
      First Everest, then Antarctica picture. YOUTH and Sports Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin climbing a rock wall at the Kuala Lumpur Tower after launching a rock-wall climbing contest on Sunday. The minister said at the launch that Malaysia would explore the Antarctic region next after conquering the tallest mountain m (80 words)
    • Banned sex drugs seized in raid on mail-order firm [Articles]
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      • NST
      Banned sex drugs seized in raid on mail-order firm MUAR Enforcement officers from the Health Ministry have seized illegal drugs, distributed through the mail, that purportedly enhance the sex drive after raiding a mail-order company m Petafing Jaya. The officers from the ministry's pharmaceutical division confiscated 1,866 copies of the (406 words)
    • Nik Aziz slams PAS' style at hustings as un-Islamic [Articles]
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      Nik Aziz slams PAS' style at hustings as un-Islamic Brendan Pereira By m Kuala Lumpur 'Nik Aziz should not impose his personal views on the party. He has gone soft. During elections, we have to do our best to show the weaknesses of the other side. So far, we have (529 words)
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  • HOME
    • Parents of deaf children seeking help too late [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • STEVEN LEE
      Parents of deaf children seeking help too late r indrani Nadarajah *5 DV THE time babies reach ■six months of age, their parIfents would probably be Harare if their children had f*been born almost completely But most parents whose jgbabies have this problem deHay seeking treatment for Bthem until much (581 words)
    • Counsellors learn how to cope with abusers [Articles]
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      Counsellors learn how to cope with abusers Braema Mathi By I 47 social workers taught to deal with own fear, disgust ABUSIVE and violent husbands need help. But when the very people supposed to counsel them view them with fear or disgust, this presents something of a problem. But help (574 words)
    • 'A walking time-bomb' [Articles]
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      'A walking time-bomb' MR STANLEY Wong (not his real name) has come a long way from twyears ago when he would slip his wife, pull her hair anjEypundi her. The slightest disagreement would trigger him off and the beating took place evety two or three days. It got so bad (533 words)
    • All schools to be fitted with computers by 2002 [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • WONG KWAI CHOW
      All schools to be fitted with computers by 2002 Reports by M. Nlrmaia and Alison Oe Souza WIDOW Misliah Shaden, 47, need not worry that she cannot afford to buy her daughter a computer on her cook's salary of about $900 a month. This is because Suzana ji Abdul Rahim, (401 words)
    • How TF helps in school management [Articles]
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      How TF helps in school management IMAGINE what a jschool administrator coukl'fio with a computer system that tells him all he needs to know about the students, frwn ther graded their allergies. Or the number of hoursa teacher could save with a program that writes testimonials. these and other Innovations (463 words)
    • The facts about crime in Johor [Articles + Illustrations]
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      The facts about crime in Johor 7 M wKm^r iffy ST. Straits Times TS: The Star B: Bernama BH: Berita Harian, Malaysia SM: Shin Mir. NP: The New Paper NST: Nsw Straits Times HM: Harian Metro WB; Lianhe Wanbao ZB: Lianhe Zaobao MB^ Mugging F" Shooting i Affecting others Affecting (2081 words)
    • CASESTUDIES [Articles]
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      CASESTUDIES (1 words)
    • Violent death
      • Father shot dead [Articles]
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        Father shot dead Jan 6,1997 6 FOUR men enter an aluminium reprocessing factory m Kota Tinggi, Johor, at about 2 pm and ask about an order of the metal. MissCallieGoh,33,a secretary, attends to them. Suddenly, one of the men shoves her aside, causing a commotion. Mr Tan Sway Tee, 44, (152 words)
      • Actress' close shave [Articles]
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        Actress close shave Aug 5,1995 CHINA-BORN Singapore actress Wang Wei was sitting m the passenger seat of her new $400,000 Mercedes 320, while her friends went off to buy some drinks. They were on a shopping trip m Johor. Suddenly, a "fierce-looking man" opened the car door and took the (197 words)
      • Nightclub attack [Articles]
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        Nightclub attack April 19,1997 TWENTY men wielding weapons attacked a group of five Singaporeans at 2 am m a Johor Baru nightclub. Their motive was unclear, but some reports said that there was a fight over a woman. Other accounts said it was a robbery. The attackers fled with a (60 words)
      • Bobber upset [Articles]
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        Bobber upset "THE robber seemed quite upset and dismayed to find that I really had no money on me. He looked like he was on the verge of panic. I wasn't scared. In tact, I was quite amused 1 that the robbers almost I find much cash on me." Retiree (82 words)
      • Robbers in underwear [Articles]
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        Robbers in underwear JOHOR police shot dead three men believed to be members of a notorious Underwear Gang m February last year. The men were involved m over SO armed robberies and break-ins m the state, spread over £•< two years. Their modus operandiwM they committed their robberies and break-ins (79 words)
    • Judge orders Tang to pay costs for misusing SM's affidavit [Articles]
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      Judge orders Tang to pay costs for misusing SM's affidavit Testimony by SM to strike out Johor remarks jj'rice for abusing court process and whipping up emotions m Malaysia *He exploited the statements and must bear the consequences.' Justice Lai, who noted that there was sufficient evidence to show that (548 words)
    • Man with an axe to grind [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Man with an axe to grind Razak highlighted SIVTs remarks to Malaysian press MALAYSIAN politician Abdul Razak Ahmad has an "axe to grind" with Singapore and that was why he played up the remarks made by Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew about Johor to the Malaysian press. Making this point (547 words)
    • INCIDENTAL ARGUMENT [Articles]
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      INCIDENTAL ARGUMENT "It was a small incidental argument m the bigger picture. The whole of the Singapore press reading this affidavit just ignored it and concentrated on the case which was whether Mr Tang was telling the truth or was he telling a lie," said SM Lee. "It was only (88 words)
    • A TROUBLED RELATIONSHIP [Articles]
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      A TROUBLED RELATIONSHIP Mr Razak, 56, has had a troubled relationship with Singapore. He has been banned from entering the country since 1966 for his involvement m radical student activities while studying law at the then University of Singapore. In 1986, he lay on the railway track m Johor m (70 words)
    • SM Lee's application basis for Mareva injunction' [Articles]
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      SM Lee's application basis for Mareva injunction' TANG Liang Hong's lawyers yesterday argued that Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew's application to strike out the remarks which offended Malaysia undermined the basis for the Mareva injunction freezing Mr and Mrs Tang's assets. Mr Tang did not oppose the application to have (400 words)
    • Death threat poser put to SM Lee [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Death threat poser put to SM Lee COULD some misguided Singaporeans have been so provoked by lawyer Tang Liang Hong's libellous attacks against Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew that they took it upon themselves to issue death threats against the Workers' Party man? Mr Daniel John, the lawyer acting for (520 words)
    • Resale flat rush to avoid new HDB rules [Articles]
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      Resale flat rush to avoid new HDB rules Tan Hsueh Yun By THE Housing Board received almost three times more resale flat applications than usual over the past two weeks, as people rushed to avoid new mortgage financing rules. The HDB yesterday said that, during the two-week trace period given (435 words)
    • NEWSFRONT [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • HAN GUAN SENG
      NEWSFRONT 20-year labour of love to raise funds ALTHOUGH Mr D.JA. Kumanayake had retired, he n*q worked every day for the past 20 years to raise $3 million for a temple. The 80-year-old former civil servant sent out letters of appeal and approached members of the small community of Buddhist (572 words)
    • Gunman found hanged two days before trial [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Gunman found hanged two days before trial His accomplice pleads guilty The prosecution proceeded against Hui Ah Thin, 36, who pleaded guilty to the crime yesterday. Hui (left) received the mandatory life imprisonment sentence, plus six strokes of the cane under the Arms Offences Act. A GUNMAN who faced life (494 words)
    • pefence raises Houbts over key evidence In rape case [Articles + Illustrations]
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      pefence raises Houbts over key evidence In rape case THE lawyer for a man accused of raping his Filipino maid yesterday attacked the prosecu--1 #pa for failing to prove its case. Mr Sant Singh, who acts for ■ay Wee Guan, cast doubt on jp important piece of the pros■cution's evidence (422 words)
    • $8,000 fine, one day's jail for bigamy [Articles]
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      $8,000 fine, one day's jail for bigamy ABOUT three weeks after his lith wedding anniversary, Yip Chee Tuck, 43, married another woman. And he fathered three children from his second bigamous marriage, the court heard yesterday. He first got married on March 10. 1978, to Madam Phang Son Cheng. But (126 words)
    • Man jailed and fined for harassing ex-wife [Articles]
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      Man jailed and fined for harassing ex-wife A TIPSY man showed up at his ex-wife's home m the wee hours of the morning, kicked open her door and started throwing things down from outside the flat. Wong Kam Kwai, alias 1 W6ng Cnee Seng, 44, a cook, threw a plastic (215 words)
    • Labourer pierced by 5 spikes [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • AZIZHUSSIN
      Labourer pierced by 5 spikes r Jasbir Singh By A WORKER was pierced m the neck, shoulder and armpit by five metal rods when the wall of a kindergarten collapsed on him yesterday morning. Mr Nidan Chandra Shil, 34, a Bangladeshi, was digging m a monsoon drain, when the 2-m-high (388 words)
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  • The Straits Times
    • US can escape curse of Cuba [Articles]
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      US can escape curse of Cuba THERE is no reason why Cuba should hang over United States President Bill Clinton's head, as it did over President John Kennedy. True, he was unwise not to veto the Helms-Burton Act, but he can still escape its worst consequences. The investment protection agreement (707 words)
  • QUOTES [Articles]
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    QUOTES "We could use them m hostage situations, dangerous standoffs and even for crowd control These carriers would make any criminal think twice. We can just back them up to a building and knock down the door." Sheriff J. B. Smith of Tyler, Texas, on his department's acquisition of two (153 words)
  • COMMENT/ANALYSIS
    • Chinese leadership by the numbers [Articles]
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      Chinese leadership by the numbers t Jiang An Detailed pecking order m China's status-based society B) WHEN Pycmgyang's chief ideologue, Mr Hwang Jang Yop, defected, the media m South Korea was able to tell, with a high degree of accuracy, that he ranked 26th m Pyongyang's political hierarchy. Like most (731 words)
    • Chinese pank-and-f lie [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Chinese pank-and-f lie ■.W:;!w*' Seven members of the Politburo Standing Committee of the Party's Central Committee, from President Jiang Zemin to future leader Hu Jintao. who is In charge of party work, State Vice-President Rong Yirert, a non-party member. These are the 19 members m the Politburo of the Central (200 words)
    • KL over-reacted in row over SM's remarks: BH readers [Articles]
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      KL over-reacted in row over SM's remarks: BH readers Eight letters were published m Berita Harian, the Malay-language daily, on the Malaysian uproar over Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew's statement on Johor being a crime-ridden place. Ahmad Osman of the Political Desk gives a sampling of their views. SAMSUL Senin (846 words)
    • WHY GIVE TANG PLATFORM? [Articles]
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      WHY GIVE TANG PLATFORM? BERITA Harian reader Sulaiman Ikhsan expressed surprise that Malaysia allowed opposition politician Tang Liang Hong to criticise Singapore leaders while he was staying m Johor. In his letter published m the Malay-language newspaper on April 5, he noted that the remarks by the defeated Workers' Party (239 words)
    • Will show of force deter violence in Jakarta or scare off the rich? [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Will show of force deter violence in Jakarta or scare off the rich? Susan Sim We will shoot them* Police warn troublemakers. By Indonesia Correspondent JAKARTA The helicopters hovered above the Welcome statue dubbed "Donny and Marie" by irreverent locals, whipping up a storm of dirt and grime, within seconds, (1899 words)
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  • FORUM
    • West has Chinese blood on its hands [Letters]
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      West has Chinese blood on its hands Move to censure China for human rights record is hypocritical THE Straits Times (April 17) carried this headline: "China sinks human rights move: Western attempt to rap Beijing fails". This, of course, referred to the UN resolution, introduced by Denmark this year, to (577 words)
    • REPLIES
      • Caller won't be known if he doesn't identify himself [Letters]
        • Page 31
        Caller won't be known if he doesn't identify himself I REFER to the letter "Paging service: Include caller's name" by Mr Laurie K. Gilbert (ST, April 18). Subscribers to Sing Tel Paging's alphanumeric paging service are able to receive both numeric and text messages. A caller can key m text (218 words)
      • Purpose of CDCs is social cohesion [Letters]
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        Purpose of CDCs is social cohesion I REFER to Cherian George's article "Opposition MPs should get a role m CDCs" (ST, April 27), where he expressed the view of some that the Government has shaped the CDC concept with "partisan contour", and his assessment that opposition MPs should be invited (303 words)
      • Action taken only in clear-cut cases of bus lane violations [Letters]
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        Action taken only in clear-cut cases of bus lane violations I REFER to the letters entitled "Bus lanes Better safe but sorry?" (April 18), "Too close to turning junctions" (April 22) and "Only fair that buses stick to bus lanes" (April 25), commenting on the recent introduction of the bus (359 words)
      • SBA officers have been responsive [Letters]
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        SBA officers have been responsive IN HIS letter "SBA didn't return calls" (ST, April 24), Mr Tan Kirn Guan accused SBA of being unresponsive and offering poor service. The truth is that SBA had done all it could to meet his requests expeditiously. His problem is complicated, but the gist (221 words)
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  • SPORTS
    • Clubs can soon appeal against ref blunders [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Clubs can soon appeal against ref blunders I S. Murali But S-League says results will not be reversed SOCCER By CLUBS aggrieved by refereeing mistakes will soon be able to turn to the S-League for "justice". I After consulting the Footill Association of Singapore eferees' Committee over the eekend, the (893 words)
    • Red-hot Wong strikes [Articles]
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      Red-hot Wong strikes BOWLING FOUR-TIME national champion Jack Wong gave bowling officials plenty to smile about with a brilliant showing at the Johor International Open which ended on Sunday. The 44-year-old was crowned men's Masters champion after downing Finland's 1989 World Cup champion Tom Hahl m the step-ladder final at (241 words)
    • SCORES
      • BASEBALL [Articles]
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        BASEBALL American League: Seattle 2 Toronto 1, Boston 13 Baltimore 7, NY Yankees 7 Chicago WS 1, Milwaukee 6 Cleveland 5, Texas 7 Minnesota 3, Kansas City 7 Oakland 1, Anaheim 6 Detroit 5. National: Atlanta 2 San Diego 0, NY Mets 5 Montreal 3, St Louis 6 Colorado 2, (65 words)
      • CRICKET [Articles]
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        CRICKET Final Test m Colombo: Sri Lanka 331 and 102-0 (S.Jayasuriya 61 n.0.). Pakistan 292 (I-ul-Haq 43, A.Mujtaba 49, M.Khan 98; S.de Silva 5-85, C.Vaas 4-60). One-day international m Port Of Spain: West Indies 121 (J.Adams 35 n.0.; A.Kuruvilla 3-23, N.David 3-21) m 43.5 overs). India 116-0 (S.Tendulkar 65 n.0.) (59 words)
      • GOLF [Articles]
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        GOLF Greater Greensboro Chrysler Classic m North Carolina: 274 F.Nobilo 69 69 69 67, B.Faxon 67 70 65 72 (Nobilo wins playoff) 275 K.Triplett 67 69 69 70 276 B.Andrade 72 68 67 69, RDamron 66 72 67 71 277 D.Love 72 69 69 67 278 M.Standly 68 68 71 (195 words)
      • ICE HOCKEY [Articles]
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        ICE HOCKEY Stanley Cup play-offs Eastern Conference: Buffalo 3 Ottawa 0. Western: Detroit 3 St Louis 1, Dallas 3 Edmonton 2, Anaheim 3 Phoenix 2 (OD. World c'ship Sweden 7 Canada 2, US 5 Latvia 4, Finland 1 Czech Rep 2, Russia 2 Slovakia 2. (45 words)
      • SNOOKER [Articles]
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        SNOOKER World c'ship m Sheffield, 2nd rd: K.Doherty bt S.Davis 13-3, A.Robidoux bt S.Mazrocis 13-9, J.Parrott leads A.Hamilton 8-6, J.Higgins leads D.Dale 6-2, J.Wattana (Thai) leads S.Lee (Eng) 10-6. (29 words)
      • SOCCER [Articles]
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        SOCCER FAS National U-14: Ingersoll Rand 3 B.Gombak 0, Balestier CFC 4 T.Bahru 2, Home U 9 Jurong 0, Geylang L 3 SAFFC 1, Woodlands 2 Sembawang 0. U-16: Nanyang Forest 1 T.Rovers 4, Geylang U 2 Tampines 1, Woodlands 3 Semoawang 3, Balestier CFC 3 T.Bahru 1, Home U (189 words)
      • TENNIS [Articles]
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        TENNIS Schools' National B Div B finals Girls: RGS 3 MGS 1 (RGS first): Grace Tan bt Charmaine Lee 6-0 6-1, Leow Yik Hui bt Nilma Missiv 6-4 6-4, Tian Qiuyan/Mira Christanto bt Ruth Yap/Daphne Lim 6-3 6-1, Abigail Chua/Samatha Wang bt Lynette Ooi/Michelle Tan 6-3, 7-5, Ann Moey v (61 words)
    • The greatest player of all time? [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • AFP
      The greatest player of all time? Sweden's Waldner's incomparable, says China's veteran paddler Waldner has been at the top for about 15 years and every season he wins titles. He changes the way he plays each year so there is always something new about his game/ China's Olympic silver medallist (396 words)
    • China through to meet North Korea in final [Articles]
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      • AFP
      China through to meet North Korea in final MANCHESTER China and North Korea whitewashed their opponents here yesterday to earn berths m today's women's team final of the World Table Tennis Championships. Tournament favourite China easily brushed aside the challenge of Germany 3-0 while North Korea beat its neighbour South (344 words)
    • Good job Singapore [Articles]
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      Good job Singapore THE SINGAPORE women's team is assured of finishing at least 32nd at the World Table Tennis Championships m Manchester. At best, it can finish 29th among the 85 competing teams. Whatever the result, it will be the Republic's best showing at the World Championships. Singapore's team comprising (354 words)
    • Michael 55 Rest of 54 Jordan Chicago [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • LAT, WP, REUTER
      Michael 55 Rest of 54 Jordan Chicago Eastern Conference Miami 104 Orlando 87 (Miami leads best-of-five series 2-0) Chicago 109 Washington 104 (Chicago leads 2-0) Detroit 93 Atlanta 80 (Tied 1-1). Western Conference LA Lakers 107 Portland 93 (Los Angeles leads best-of-five series 2-0) Seattle 122 Phoenix 78 (Series tied (915 words)
    • O'Neal guides Lakers to within one game of play-off victory [Articles]
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      O'Neal guides Lakers to within one game of play-off victory LOS ANGELES Shaquille O'Neal scored 30 points as the hot-shooting Los Angeles Lakers raced to a 107-93 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers and a 2-0 lead m their Western Conference firstround series. O'Neal, who scored a play-off careerhigh 46 (422 words)
    • Hoddle the protector [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Hoddle the protector England manager wants to protect his protege, playmaker Beckham SOCCER LONDON Glenn Hoddie said on Sunday he wants to avoid the mistakes which blighted his own international playing career as he attempts to nurture David Beckham into one of the world's most outstanding playmakers. Hoddle's magical performances (621 words)
    • Titleist withdraws over lesbian part' [Articles]
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      Titleist withdraws over lesbian part' THE largest advertiser m Sports Illustrated's Golf Plus supplement has suspended more than US$l million ($1.4 million) m advertising after the magazine published an article on April 7 that detailed the lesbian party scene at the Ladies Professional Golfers' Association's Nabisco Dinah Shore tournament. Wally (222 words)
    • SPORT IN SHORT
      • Weah to miss out on World Cup [Articles]
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        Weah to miss out on World Cup AC MILAN striker George Weah saw his dreams of playing m next year's World Cup soccer finals m France ended on Sunday as Liberia crashed 0-2 m a qualifier against Tunisia. Weah, World Player of the Year m 1995, has bankrolled his country's (330 words)
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    • Page 32 Miscellaneous Column 1 [Miscellaneous]
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      NETBALL Schools' National C Div finals: RGS v HIJ (2.30pm). B Div: RGS v NYGH (3.30pm) Bedok Sports Hall. VOLLEYBALL Schools' National C'ships B Div Girls s-fjnals: JSS v Jin Tai, Peidao y Peicai. Boys: St. Hilda's v Peidao, Xinmm v Pasir Ris (Woodlands Sports Hall, 2pm). (47 words)
  • Late Obituaries [Obituaries + Illustrations]
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    Late Obituaries GAIM KONG HWEE AGE: 71 passed away peacefully on 28/4/97 leaving behind loved ones. Wife: Tan Cheng Keng Sons: Daughter-in-law: Koon Toh Chow Vim Ha Koon Chiow Daughters: Sons-in-law: Loo Kiat Tan Kok Kheng Loo Peck Sun Miao Grandsons: Grand-daughter: Van Kai Chen Van Vi Kin Tan Aik (225 words)
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  • SPORTS/RACING
    • Norman back at No. 1 but loses play-off again [Articles]
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      • AFP
      Norman back at No. 1 but loses play-off again GOLF MADRID Greg Norman saw another title slip from his srasp5 rasp as England's Mark ames won the Spanish Open m a tense play-off here on Sunday, but the Australian had the satisfaction of regaining his spot as world No. 1. (389 words)
    • Wattana poised for q-final spot [Articles]
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      • AFP
      Wattana poised for q-final spot SNOOKER SHEFFIELD (England) Thailand's James Wattana headed towards a place m the last eight of the World Championship as he raced into a 10-6 lead over Stephen Lee of England at the Crucible Theatre yesterday. But the rejuvenated Thai went m at the interval unfortunate (218 words)
    • Finally, out of the shadows of the superstars [Articles]
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      • AFP
      Finally, out of the shadows of the superstars RACE DETAILS Results (Top 6) 1 HeinzHarald Frentzen (Ger) Williams lhr 3imin 0.6735 ec (average speed 201.509 kmh) 2 Michael Schumacher (Ger) Ferrari i.237sec behind 3 Eddie Irvine (Brit) Ferrari 1:18.343 4 Giancarlo Fisichella (Ita) Jordan 1:23.388 5 Jean Alcsi (Fra) Benetton (924 words)
    • Hill suspended for one race [Articles + Illustrations]
      • Page 34
      • AFP, REUTER
      Hill suspended for one race IMOLA (Italy) World champion Damon Hill has been handed a suspended one-race ban following his collision with Japan's Shinji Nakano m Sunday's San Marino Grand Prix. The race jury ruled that the Briton had been responsible for the crash which saw both his Arrows and (205 words)
    • Clay court victory gives Chang No. 2 ranking [Articles]
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      • REUTER
      Clay court victory gives Chang No. 2 ranking TENNIS ORLANDO (Florida) Michael Chang won his fourth title of the year and 30th of his career on Sunday when he triumphed over South African Grant Stafford m the UXXXXX,250 (XXXXX,735) Men's Clay Court Championships. The top-seeded American, ranked third m the (364 words)
    • SATURDAY'S IPOH WEIGHTS AND RATINGS [Articles]
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      SATURDAY'S IPOH WEIGHTS AND RATINGS Class 1 Div2l2oom (Ratings: 101-85) WiraSakti 57 Cops Eighty Eight 55.5 SensoUnico 55.5 Spearhead IV 54.5 Foremost 53.5 TrickyHoong 53.5 Corneriot 52.5 Gracelandll 52 Zanjabeel 52 Justßight 51.5 ManOfMarslN 51.5 Dragon Ming 51 Sharp Strike 51 Arrived 49 C1 D 3 1200 m (100-88) HarimauMedan (390 words)
    • Lanntara looks on course to lift Derby [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Lanntara looks on course to lift Derby Fan Thean Loon RACING REVIEW By' THE writing is on the wail. Ipoh trainer Malcolm Thwaites' Lanntara will be hard to beat m the 2,400 m Perak Derby on Sunday. The five-year-old Frenchbred signalled his chances with the most pleasing lead-ups one could (514 words)
    • Helissio set to win second Arc [Articles]
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      • AFP
      Helissio set to win second Arc FRENCH RACING PARIS Helissio, the 1996 European Horse of the Year, elevated himself as a contender for horse of the century by winning the Group One Prix Ganay by six lengths at Longchamp on Sunday. That win surpassed his fivelength victory m the Prix (236 words)
    • SUNDAY'S IPOH WEIGHTS AND RATINGS [Articles]
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      SUNDAY'S IPOH WEIGHTS AND RATINGS Perak Derby 2400 m (RaHnga: 122-89) Courtfine Jester 58 FirePhoenlxll 55 Grand Jury 53 Vibrant Virgo 53 Unlimited Power 52 He'sAWanior 51.5 Soviet Wonder 51 Jingle Bell V 49.5 Flying Dart 49 Lanntara 48.5 SNverHiH 48.5 Pythagoras 48 Come On Benoi 47.5 Golden Ming 47.5 (479 words)
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  • MONEY 6
    • HONGKONG [Articles]
      • Page 35
      HONGKONG April 28 1997 HK» ASMPacMc 5.40 unch Alliad indlnt'l 3.10 +0.23 AMadOvarata 0.94 +003 Awa Sac tnt 3.27 +0.05 BankofEA 26.30 -005 CP Pokphand 2.38 -o.o* COL HoWl 3.27 -0.20 CataDa Coral 1.90 -0.08 Cath Pae Air 12.00 +0.28 Cantury Off 2.67 -0.08 ChaungKong 67.00 -0.78 ChtnaUght 3460 -0.30 (339 words)
    • TOKYO [Articles]
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      TOKYO April 28 1997 YEN MMdMtCorp 8870 +70 Mtoomoto 1130 +30 MaiEltctric 347 -1 NMUa -.9*o -6 AMhlChamlnd 701 -14 ShlQlM* 1120 +10 •ATkH^toubtahi 1960 -30 numattM\» 2690 -20 QjfjjJn 2970 +20 CMto 903 +3 SBn'."..: 900 -8 MNfewn 2280 -40 OaUcMKanoyo 1330 unch 83ST. 804 -4 JMngppon Scraan 990 (360 words)
    • BANK RATES [Articles]
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      BANK RATES 'WgMESS LOANS Lgjal Enterprise Finance Scheme (LEFS) Sinfllocal Enterprise Finance Overseas Scheme (LEFSO) Jtwi are available from 30 banks and finance houses. iiWwt Factoring 1 year 3vt' r "Domestic Factoring 1 year 6w* Iqsipment and Factory loans up to 4 years 6 Vt Equipment and Factory loans 4—lo (295 words)
    • CRUDE & PRODUCT PRICES [Articles]
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      CRUDE PRODUCT PRICES CRUDE/PRODUCT MONTH* CHANGE PRICE (US$) BBL BRENT BLEND May -0.16 0.16 18.08—18.13 ■WEST TEXAS brterm May -0.18 0.18 19.86 19.90 [DUBAI FATEH Jun 0.20-0.20 16.85-16.90 mimS BLEND May -0.10-0.10 20.45-20.55 UNAS May -0.10-0.10 0.00 aS*HTHA(CIFJ»p) -2.00-1.00 205.50-208.00 NAPHTHA 0.00 21.60 21.80 JCST-180HSF0 -1.00-1.00 97.00-98.00 fSTimmg of cargoes. (57 words)
    • KL share prices drop to eight-month low [Articles]
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      • AFP
      KL share prices drop to eight-month low Apr 28 Chang* XL Composite 1074.86 —14.59 Hang Seng XXXXX.17 —35.59 Nikkei Average XXXXX.37 +57.51 Australian AlWrd 2461.70 -13.00 Dow Jones (Fri) 6731.25 -61.00 FTSE 100 (Fri) 4369.70 -18.80 Jakarta Composite 656.53 +4.05 Thailand SET 672.48 —11.52 THE Kuala Lumpur market fell to (481 words)
    • SOLD PRICES [Articles]
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      SOLD PRICES SINGAPORE Physical (Ss) Fri Mon Kilobar" XXXXX-XXXXX.25 XXXXX-XXXXX.44 100 gm 1583—1659.33 1588—1664.48 50 gm 793-834.30 796-836.33 20 gm 316-338.87 317-339.90 5 gm 79-92.70 79-92.70 1 gm 16-24.72 16-25.75 Bullion coins (Ss/oz) Spore bullion coin 505—511 507-513 Canadian maple leaf 505—511 507—513 Australian nugget 506-529.42 507-530.45 ÜBS gold Kinebar™(Ss/oz) (91 words)
    • CURRENCY [Articles]
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      CURRENCY COUNTER RATES SPOT RATES Singapore dollars to one unit of foreign currency Buying 00 Selling JS dollar 1.4333 1.4497 Sterling pound 2.3093 2.3660 Australian dollar 1.0956 1.1308 Canadian dollar 1.0179 1.0415 NZ dollar 0.9779 1.0117 EC unit 1.6338 Singapore dollars to 100 units of foreign currency Austrian schilling 11.5164 (165 words)
    • SICOM FUTURES [Articles]
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      SICOM FUTURES April 28 1997 Rubber Futures (Closing prices) RSS1 Contract Tonnes (Scents/kg) Month High Low Sett Vol Open kit May 97 154.00 250 Jim 154.75 725 Jul 156.25 156.25 156.25 25 1870 Aug 156.75 156.75 156.75 25 1920 Sep 157.50 1945 RSS 3 Contract (UScentsAg) May 97 107.00 900 (257 words)
    • ASIAN CURRENCY UNITS [Articles]
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      ASIAN CURRENCY UNITS Contract date: April 28 1997 UOT ONE 3 6 9 12 cju, VALUE UW MTH MTH MTH MTH MTH CALL DATE US$ 5'/ 16 sv« 57,, sv* 5"/ 16 Av> 30/4/97 A$ 5% 5% 5% 5% 5w 4'Vi, 30/4/97 NZ 6w 6w 6w 6»/, t 6v, 5V,, (119 words)
    • TIN [Articles]
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      TIN Closing prices (Ms/kilo) KLTm $14.07 (-0.01) Turnover 88(+ 11) (10 words)
    • KUALA LUMPUR [Articles]
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      KUALA LUMPUR Transaction Date: April 28 1 997 19 7 Latt Vol Net 1997 Laat Vol Nat High Low Company Sal* fOOO) P/E High Low Company Sal* fOOO) P/E INDUSTRIALS 915 670 mck roo 10 n 1M Consumer Products 172 1410 nstpwxi 1420 -10 i«i mo 780 600 Ajlnomoto rluuu (2964 words)
    • PALM OIL [Articles]
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      PALM OIL <Srude palm oil (Ms/toniM) Sjjay 1360.00 (south) palm oil (US$/tomw) r J*D Palm Oil Way. 570.00 (setter) line 560.00 (seller) Olein r May 602.50 (seller) Iftn 595.00 (seller) i&D Stearin i: Ma 9 440.00 (seller) (37 words)
    • SILVER [Articles]
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      SILVER doting price* (US$/troy oz) Fri Mon Vfingapore 4.720—4.730 4.720-4.730 Thu Fri \iewYork 4.710-4.720 4.735-4.745 v 'sm/rce: RothschUd (18 words)
    • SIMEX FUTURES [Articles]
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      SIMEX FUTURES Brent Crude Open High Low Sett EstVol Jun97 18.17 18.30 18.17 18.24 33 Jut 18.25 18.35 18.25 18.31 18 Aug 18.40 0 Act Vol (Fri): 680. Open Int (Fri): 50. Spot US Dollar/Japanese Yen Open High Low Sett EstVol Jun97 126.92 126.94 126.62 126.80 196 Act Vol (Fri): (366 words)
    • CLOB INTERNATIONAL [Articles]
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      CLOB INTERNATIONAL INDONESIAN STOCK OMahaOO US TIP n.l 7860 MM PHILIPPINE STOCK Kepp«l Ph.l 500 US 78 2800 EUROPEAN STOCK 354 240 m Gartlng Irtf US 295 -1 36 298 298 3 5 33 9 787.* AUSTRALIAN STOCKS 68 55 AVJannmgsH A 56 44 46 1095 34 20 I Ov«r«O«n (1593 words)
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    • ST INDUSTRIALS INDEX [Articles + Illustrations]
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      ST INDUSTRIALS INDEX (3 words)
    • BT-SRI [Articles + Illustrations]
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      BT-SRI (1 words)
    • INDICES [Articles]
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      INDICES April 28 Change ST Industrials 1996.79 -22.81 ST Finance 4103.56 -24.88 ST Hotels 2095.72 -4.07 ST Properties 1882.90 -19.80 BT Composite 2073.12 -32.75 BT-MGA 920.26 -24.83 BT-SRI 916.90 —19.41 BT 08/ OS -393 -33 BTCADI -XXXXX -109 BTOBV +XXXXX695 -XXXXX DBS CPF Index 541.01 —11.31 OCBC 1486.25 -35.82 UOBOTC (59 words)
    • SCOREBOARD [Articles]
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      SCOREBOARD MAIN CLOB Up Dn Unch Up On Unch Industrial 21 80 28 1 33 1 Finance 3 17 4 1 5 1 Hotels 1 7 3 0 11 Properties 4 9 2 0 17 0 Plantations 0 0 0 17 0 Mining 0 0 0 0 10 BLW 4 (62 words)
    • TOP ACTIVES [Articles]
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      TOP ACTIVES Sin Soon H 10c 45,929,000 Sing Tel 15c 5,970,000 XL Industries 2,467,000 HK Land US$O.l 2,134,000 WestmontLand 2,022,000 JMH US$O.25 40 1,851,000 KeppelCorp 1,631,000 UOB Foreign 1,495,000 OCBC Foreign 1,260,000 DBS Foreign 1,228,000 (35 words)
    • TURNOVER (READY) [Articles]
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      TURNOVER (READY) Total Market Moo Fri Industrials 27.971 m 44.030 m Finance 9.345 m 9.969 m Hotels 1.163 m 1.749 m Properties 9.906 m 13.682 m Loans Stocks 11.742 m Plantations 2.130 m 2.335 m Mining 126,000 228,000 Total volume 57.858 m 83.735 m Total value m S$ 215.611 m (61 words)
    • SES MAINBOARD [Articles]
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      SES MAINBOARD INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL irai Cwr Lett Vot Day Of* Nat MCapWlAvg HWiU* Comply T£d*ds3. +or- 000 Hljh tow Wv% WE $mil Price ASENTf 10 300 US MS 685 ASF USIO.OI 100 US 885 .I^. 175 155 AcarSOc US 171 unch 82 171 171 5.0N 18.8 283.1 340 241 (2176 words)
    • STI Index sinks below 2,000 in shortened trading [Articles]
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      STI Index sinks below 2,000 in shortened trading MARKET REPORT A SHORTENED trading day due to a computer blip did not give the benchmark Straits Times Industrials Index less time to slip beneath the 2,000 level. General bearishness and badly battered blue chips left the STI Index sinking 22.81 points (434 words)
    • BONDS, LOANS & WARRANTS [Articles]
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      BONDS, LOANS WARRANTS l"J Last vol Day Last Quota Avfl High Low Company Sal* +or- 000 High Low Buyer Setter Price 88 45 m mMMMcS.S%O2O2IB 47.5 -48 5 82 415 ~Ac«rWOIO73IUSS 48-1 3 455 45 45 45.8 *fif 131 77 AcmaWolo724 SO -14 122 815 80 79 80 5 M (1494 words)
    • UNIT TRUSTS [Articles]
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      UNIT TRUSTS Mgrs' Prices, vlf 29 Abtrust Spore GrFd 0991-1.042" AIA Unit IMed Fund 1 047-1.1031 AXAUfc FortrosFuiid 0.991+ CMcotyknrtta* Citi Global Bond Fd 1.037-1.047* OtAsuWrastructweFd 1.10-1.15" CftJapanFd 1.00-1 00" Cl.Asi»*>acGrFund 0.960-1.010" aSporeQrfaKl 0.970-1.020" CL Reg China Fund 1 335-1.405" CtReghdisFiind 0.745-0.785" aFortuneFundt 0.890-0935" oesA(Mtr%iLM Shenton Twin City Fd 1 (519 words)
    • PROPERTIES [Articles]
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      PROPERTIES 1996 Curr U«t Voi Day Qr's Net MCapWtAvg High Low Company Traded Sale -for- '000 High Low Dlv% P/E $mtl Price 3160 2980 mt BSemtoawang 29M -10 1 2980 2980 39.0 48.7 715 2 2993 146 117 mt BonvwtaSOc 119 +1 39 119 117 8.0 11.1 251.6 116 1900 (285 words)
    • FINANCE [Articles]
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      FINANCE mrrtio(K%t 0> moo s.« 64.3 49.3 93m 960 880 mt DBS 855 cd -10 46 880 860 16.0 8.8 3642.9 880 '.88 166 I 08SCPS200 166 Cd -3 119 166 166 168 2080 1660 m 068 Fo^ 12» "00 1690 16.0 US 4490.7 1712 FA) In* 10c A 218 (300 words)
    • HOTELS [Articles]
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      HOTELS 376 320 ANA Hotel* 340 -10 1 340 340 43.0 163 0 345 944 73 A«anciT«ch 8T -63 ,?J 155 123 ml Apo«o 124 und» 4 124 124 2.5 45.9 127.2 128 4000 3900 t 3005w00d Park 4000 100.0 49.4 1600.0 3900 156 118 ml OrandCantral 120 -4 5 (214 words)
    • PLANTATIONS [Articles]
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      PLANTATIONS Inch Ken lOp 60.0 inch Ken 10p200 1100 eO.O 06.3 90.8 (12 words)
    • SESDAQ [Articles]
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      SESDAQ 1997 Curr Last Vol Day Qrt Net MCapWlAvg High Low Company Traded Sale -for- '000 High Low Dlv% P/E $mll Price 186 115 •ABRHkfcaSc 11Sod 3.0 104.3 31.1 119 207 144 a AS Auto TOe 206 +4 16 207 206 212.8 200 117 81 aASJHMga2Oc 88 -2 8 88 (773 words)
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  • MONEY 4
    • Eild currency swings can unper world trade, G7 warns [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • REUTER
      Eild currency swings can unper world trade, G7 warns BHINGTON Major m Htrial nations warned on §jday of the dangers of big ms m currency rates that Hi hurt worid trade, but the »:ial markets did not seem listening. m In a lengthy statement issued after five hours of talks, (652 words)
    • Jinro Group creditors to 'extend rescue loans' [Articles]
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      Jinro Group creditors to 'extend rescue loans' SEOUL Creditor banks of South Korea's Jinro Group will extend up to US$ll2 million 'XXXXX.4 million) m loans to salvage the troubled conglomerate m a concerted move to avert bankruptcy, reports said yesterday. Creditor banks, however, would call for stock holdings held by (245 words)
    • Aussie brewer's net profit dips 21% in first half [Articles]
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      Aussie brewer's net profit dips 21% in first half AUCKLAND Australasian brewer Lion Nathan Ltd said yesterday it was confident of better second-half results after reporting a 21 per cent slump m net profit to NZ572.2 million (5572.9 million). Chief executive Douglas Myers said the decline reflected very competitive markets (323 words)
    • Redundancy costs slash PLDTs earnings [Articles]
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      Redundancy costs slash PLDTs earnings MANILA Stronger demand and a new tariff structure should boost Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co's (PLDT) profits this year despite a dip m the first quarter, analysts said yesterday. The Philippines' dominant telecommunications firm blamed redundancy payments for the 1.8 per cent drop m profits (326 words)
    • MONEY WORLD
      • NZ TELECOM CORPS CAPITAL NOTES: [Articles]
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        NZ TELECOM CORPS CAPITAL NOTES: Telecom Corp said it will sell NZ$275 million (XXXXX.2 million) m capital notes which will be used m part to fund the company's NZ$l billion share buyback. The notes have a coupon of 8.5 per cent for an initial term of seven years, at which (65 words)
      • PACIFIC DUNLOP'S $130M BUY [Articles]
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        • BLOOMBERG NEWS
        PACIFIC DUNLOP'S $130M BUY T Pacific Dunlop, a diversified Australian manufacturer, said it plans to buy the assets of Golden Needles Knitting, a US-based safety gloves maker for Asl 15 million (Ssl3o million). Pacific Dunlop's managing director Rod Chadwick said this will give it a 40 per cent share of (58 words)
      • THAI INTEREST RATE CUT [Articles]
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        THAI INTEREST RATE CUT T: Member banks of the Thai Bankers Association agreed to cut lending rates by 25 basis points, citing strong signals from the Bank of Thailand to lower rates, the Bangkok Post reported. It quoted a senior banker as saying that Siam Commercial Bank will reduce its (68 words)
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  • MONEY 3
    • Thakral moves step closer towards Ss-listing conversion [Articles]
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      Thakral moves step closer towards Ss-listing conversion Chan Wee Chuan Group takes up revolving credit facility to transfer debt to local shores By MAINBOARD-LISTED company Thakral Corporation yesterday took another step towards converting its US-dollar listing into a Singapore-dollar listing by transferring its bank loans from Hongkong to Singapore. The (376 words)
    • Trade mark search system goes online [Articles]
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      Trade mark search system goes online A NEW computerised system was launched yesterday to give the public faster access to information on Singapore trade marks. It will allow searches to be done m a fraction of the time the public now spends going through records manually at the Public Search (314 words)
    • Govt agrees on $613m syndicated Japanese loarf [Articles]
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      Govt agrees on $613 m syndicated Japanese loarf There is no precedent for this syndication, it is a ground-breaking transaction the largest syndicated loan to be placed m the Japanese market where the borrower is a foreign entity/ -HSBC Markets. TOKYO The Singapore Government is set to become the main (448 words)
    • Firm forks out $30m for cranes [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Firm forks out $30m for cranes Patrick Tan By HOMEGROWN construction equipment supplier Tat Hong Holdings has bought 50 mobile and crawler cranes for $30 million to tap the buoyant rental market as South-east Asia embarks on massive infrastructure development. "The regional infrastructure market is estimated to be worth US$l (507 words)
    • Keppel Bank opens Viet branch [Articles]
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      Keppel Bank opens Viet branch KEPPEL Bank opened officially its third overseas branch yesterday. The branch m Vung Tau, Vietnam, will focus mainly on wholesale banking and trade finance. The general manager is Singaporean Chua Heng Ee. "The establishment of the Vung Tau branch is another milestone m our regionalisation (125 words)
    • Hicom ropes in 2 partners for Tekka Corner site' [Articles]
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      Hicom ropes in 2 partners for Tekka Corner site' MALAYSIAN-LISTED Hicom Holdings and two subsidiaries, including Edaran Otomobil Nasional (EON), have teamed up to develop the Tekka Corner site which Hicom clinched for $84 million m a government land tender last year. They have yet to confirm their plans for (242 words)
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  • MONEY 2
    • NOL's original offer for APL was 11% lower at US$3O a share [Articles + Illustrations]
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      NOL's original offer for APL was 11% lower at US$3O a share Sim Wai Chew Tan Li Eng Local carrier raised bid twice to agreed U5533.50 Reports by and NEPTUNE Orient Lines' original offer price for takeover target APL Ltd was US$3O a share, almost 11 per cent below the (461 words)
    • Investor could have made $570,000 profit [Articles]
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      Investor could have made $570,000 profit LONDON-BASED businessman Abdul Ismail the "unknown party" charged m the NOL-APL insider trading case ittood to make more than US$4OO,OOO (XXXXX,600) profit had his assets not .been frozen by the US authorities. The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said m a court affi(lavit (351 words)
    • San Teh chief to oversee China cement business personally [Articles]
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      San Teh chief to oversee China cement business personally Jean Chia By We are talking about a US$llO million investment here, not one or two million dollars. Our 8,500 shareholders can rest easy that top management is spending most of its time at the cement plant to make it a (455 words)
    • UOB launches Greater China fund [Articles]
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      UOB launches Greater China fund THE United Overseas Bank CUOB) Group yesterday launched its 12th unit trust, the United Greater China Fund. The Singapore-dollar fund has a minimum investment requirement of $10,000. Subsequent purchases can be made m multiples of $1,000 and dividends can be reinvested. From April 28 to (178 words)
    • COMPANIES IN BRIEF
      • LKH NARROWS LOSS TO $2.7M [Articles]
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        LKH NARROWS LOSS TO $2.7M Low Keng Huat cut group net loss by 24 per cent from $3.6 million to $2.7 million for the year ended Jan 31. Turnover fell 14 per cent to $75 million. The group enjoyed a $20.3 million extraordinary gain on the disposal of New Tech (94 words)
      • GRAND CENTRAL'S BUYS [Articles]
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        GRAND CENTRAL'S BUYS Hotel Grand Central yesterday announced an agreement to buy two properties m Perth, Australia for A536.9 million (Ss4l million). The purchase sum for the two properties the four-star, 280-room Orchard Hotel and a separate retail cum commercial centre called the Orchard Retail Centre— would be financed via (104 words)
      • AURIC OFFER CLOSES [Articles]
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        AURIC OFFER CLOSES Union Bank announced that it had secured on behalf of Jeremiah Holdings acceptances close of the offer yesterday. This represents about 15.7 per cent of the enlarged issued share capital of Auric Pacific of 125.21 million 50-cent shares. As a result, Jeremiah Holdings and concerted parties own (66 words)
      • SBS BUYS INTO LC HOTELS [Articles]
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        SBS BUYS INTO LC HOTELS Singapore Bus Service unit Waterbank Properties has agreed to buy a 40 per cent stake m Lum Chang Holdings hotel unit, LC Hotels Pte Ltd. Waterbank will buy the stake, comprising 20 million shares, from ECICS Property Pte Ltd. The other 60 per cent of (57 words)
      • OCBC EXPANDS IN CHINA [Articles]
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        OCBC EXPANDS IN CHINA Bank will open officially this week a representative office m Beijing and a branch m Chengdu. As a result, the bank will have four branches and two representative offices m China. (35 words)
      • SIA SELLS COMBIJET [Articles]
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        SIA SELLS COMBIJET Singapore Airlines (SIA) yesterday confirmed a Straits Times report last week that it had found a i "committed" buyer for one of its three Boeing 747-combi aircraft. "Our general policy is that we are willing to sell aircraft that are 10 years old or more, providing we (105 words)
      • JACKS EARNS 33% MORE [Articles]
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        JACKS EARNS 33% MORE Mainboard-listed JACKS International has reported a 33 per cent jump m net earnings to $2.7 million for the year ended January. This was achieved on a 31 per cent gain m sales to $277.1 million. It has recommended a dividend of 4.5 per cent per share, (57 words)
    • Creative's share price jumps to two-year high of $21.50 [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • JALFHA HASHIM
      Creative's share price jumps to two-year high of $21.50 TRUE to analysts' expectations, Creative Technology's share price defied gravity m an otherwise dismal market yesterday, jumping 7.4 per cent m early trade to $21.80. The counter closed yesterday's trading session at $21.50, $1.20 higher than its previous close of $20.30 (402 words)
    • Pivot ties up with Tokyo firm to open Tuas plant [Articles]
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      Pivot ties up with Tokyo firm to open Tuas plant THE Pivot Group, an Acma subsidiary, has formed a joint venture with Japan's Damippon Ink Chemical Inc (DIC) to invest $20 million m Singapore's first plastic pallet manufacturing plant. The venture, DIC-Pivot Pte Ltd, has bought a factory m Tuas (364 words)
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  • Average values of resale flats down in 13 housing estates [Articles + Illustrations]
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    Average values of resale flats down in 13 housing estates Colin Tan By AVERAGE valuations for Housing Board resale flats in half of the 26 estates islandwide fell in the first three months against the previous quarter. Applications to resell these flats fell 11 per cent to 8,315. Although the (562 words)
  • Revived rumours hit property counters [Articles]
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    Revived rumours hit property counters PROPERTY stocks were dragged down yesterday by revived rumours that the Government will be announcing further measures relating to public housing. The unconfirmed market talk pushed the SES Property Index down 2.4 per cent or 16 points to 657.04. City Developments fell 70 cents to (164 words)
  • Lum Chang chief faces $7m fine if found guilty [Articles + Illustrations]
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    Lum Chang chief faces $7m fine if found guilty Jean Chia APL insider trading case By LUM Chang executive chairman Raymond Lum may be fined up to US$5.2 million (557.5 million) if found guilty of insider trading. Mr Paul Berger, assistant director of the US Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) division (638 words)
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  • THE STRAITS TIMES Life
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      THE STRAITS TIMES Life TUESDAY APRIL 29, 1997 (8 words)
    • The Nikita girl [Articles + Illustrations]
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      The Nikita girl Cover design by LEE CHEE CHEW (9 words)
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      • I like playing torment characters [Articles + Illustrations]
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        I like playing torment characters ANNE PARILLAUD (Born May 6,1960) EVEN though she has been acting m movies since she was a teenager m the mid-'7os, Anne Parillaud did not gain worldwide attention until the 1990 Nikita, For her title role, she won a Best Actress Cesar (the French Oscar). (243 words)
      • French actress tells why she likes variety in films [Articles + Illustrations]
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        French actress tells why she likes variety in films THE NIKITA GIRL IS SHU. ROAMING THE STREETS WITH two new major Hollywood movies on her schedule, Anne Pariilaud could be poised for an international comeback: I The Mm hi The Iron Husk Director: Randall Wallace, screenwriter of Braveheart. IN this (1253 words)
    • Life at Large
      • Reviving the Jimi Hendrix experience [Articles + Illustrations]
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        Reviving the Jimi Hendrix experience PAULZACH A successful legal challenge by the late rock legend's family opens the door to a revival along the lines of the recent Beatles 'comeback' JANIE Hendrix was only six years old when she was taken to her first rock concert by her brother. His (1012 words)
      • Outdoor concert a hit despite rain [Articles + Illustrations]
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        Outdoor concert a hit despite rain SIM CHI YIN THE Singapore Chinese Orchestra was off to anything but a rocky start m its first outdoor performance on Sunday evening. At the old quarry m Bukit Batok, the melodious high-pitched sound of the dizhi (Chinese bamboo flute) rebounded off the massive (458 words)
      • His qi raises my hand but doesn't drive off my flu [Articles + Illustrations]
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        • STEVEN LEE
        His qi raises my hand but doesn't drive off my flu ELISABETH GWEE It was as though my hand was being pulled towards his with a huge magnet. After letting my hand hover m the air for about one minute, he slowly lowered his, and down my hand went, landing (875 words)
      • Jaws, bloody water to sell pulp fiction on television [Articles]
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        Jaws, bloody water to sell pulp fiction on television 1 would say the real shift to TV advertising started three years ago. In 1992, we did maybe six TV spots. Last year we did almost 100." Mr Erin McHugh of Franklin Spier, a TV DOOK-auvernsing production agency THE sun sets (555 words)
      • SELLING BOOKS BY HOOK OR BY TUBE [Articles + Illustrations]
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        SELLING BOOKS BY HOOK OR BY TUBE TELEVISION advertising of books is becoming more popular even though publishers have not yet devised a way to measure their impact on sales. Few have noticed a direct and sharp increase m sales similar to the boost that Oprah Winfrey's show can give (159 words)
    • Innovations
      • Kasparov to take on world's most powerful computer [Articles + Illustrations]
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        Kasparov to take on world's most powerful computer 'The computer cannnot approach the depth of understanding Kasparov has of chess, nor his intuition, that's why we have to compensate it by computation power and speed.' Mr Murray Campbell, one of five scientists working on this project m IBM's US research (457 words)
      • Compaq unveils home theatre with powerful PC and big-screen TV [Articles]
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        Compaq unveils home theatre with powerful PC and big-screen TV COMPAQ COMPUTER CORPORATION has just unveiled its entry into the newest home entertainment market a powerful PC combined with a big-screen TV. ..Compaq's PC Theatre will compete with the Gateway 2000 Destination system i|| the consumer electronics arena aiming at (644 words)
      • US cash dispenser can look customers in the eye [Articles]
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        • DPA
        US cash dispenser can look customers in the eye IN THE James Bond film Never Say Never Again, a security camera identifies one of the characters by looking him m the eye. What was science fiction then is now reality. Tell me what your iris looks like, and I will (277 words)
    • Arts/Entertainment
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        • LIM SIN THAI
        Any problem? Leave it to the arts manager ONGSORFERN Temasek Polytechnic's new part-time arts and events management course will be geared towards the practical aspects of the job WHAT: Semester One will cover the arts m society, principles and practice of arts and events management, finance and accounting. Semester Two (1098 words)
      • Tom Hanks, directing TV space series [Articles + Illustrations]
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        Tom Hanks, directing TV space series TOM HANKS, who played astronaut Jim Lovell on the big screen m Apollo 13, is now directing HBO's upcoming series on the United States' space programme.,*.. Filming for the 13-weeT" series titled From The Earth— To The Moon has already'" begun at the Kennedy (97 words)
      • Sylvester Stallone towed [Articles]
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        Sylvester Stallone towed ACTION-ADVENTURE star Sylvester Stallone wilL soon marry model Jennifer Flavin, the mother of his se ven-month-old daughter, Sophia Rose. Stallone's publicist, Mr Paul Bloch, says the couple will marry some time m the next several months m what is described as "an *< < exotic location". Stallone (54 words)
      • Amazing Basquiat could turn out such art in drugged state [Articles + Illustrations]
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        • DENISETAN
        Amazing Basquiat could turn out such art in drugged state JANET HO It is a one-man, a Schnabel vision of the artist. And as an artist's commentary on another artist, it is a beautiful movie.' Art gallery owner Enrico Navarra, on the movie on the artist THE late American graffiti (681 words)
      • Shirley Maclaine to direct her first film [Articles + Illustrations]
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        Shirley Maclaine to direct her first film SHIRLEY MACLAINE will ntake her feature film directorial debut with the romantic comedy-drama, Kingdom Cpme, from a script she helped write, says Daily Varifety. ■Jn stepping behind the camera, the Academy Award-winning aotress joins a number of other actresses who have made the (109 words)
      • Prolific artist who frittered away fortune on drugs [Articles]
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        Prolific artist who frittered away fortune on drugs THE highest price ever paid for a Basquiat work was US$7OO,OOO for his 4 m x 3 m oil called Man Standing With A Dog (1983). Gallerie Enrico Navarra, a first-time participant at Tresors, is showing one oil painting and three drawings. (268 words)
      • When a woman starves, she acquires mythical status [Articles + Illustrations]
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        • ALPHONSOCHAN
        When a woman starves, she acquires mythical status SUSAN TSANG TheatreWorfcs' latest work is about a woman called Flower who Muences others to join her and rebel against the system THEATREWORKS site-specific productions have brought audiences to a disused quarry (Trojan Women), inside war bunkers (Songbird Of Syonan) and to (601 words)
      • Spice Girls in row over Maori war dance display [Articles + Illustrations]
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        • AFP
        Spice Girls in row over Maori war dance display It's a denigration of a people's culture. It's like the Maori thumbing their noses and making a mockery of Rule Britannia/ Mr Timoti Karetu BRITAIN'S provocative Spice Girls are m trouble with New Zealand's native Maori for performing a version of (541 words)
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        Malay language presence on web encouraged MAFOOT SIMON m THE Malay language has finally caught up with infor*»*jnation technology (IT) m a big way. Mabbim, the umbrella body for Malay language m the region, will make IT the 'focus for its meeting next i^J rear< A two-day seminar on IT (512 words)
      • An ear to the languages of the world [Articles + Illustrations]
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        An ear to the languages of the world Retired broadcaster and self-taught linguist Choo Ping Chyuen has spent a lifetime listening to how languages and dialects are spoken Everyday People LEONG WENG KAM HE HAS listened to the radio every day from when he was a teenager, more than 50 (605 words)
      • Master painter famed for donkeys [Articles + Illustrations]
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        Master painter famed for donkeys OBITUARY LEONGWENGKAM A FAMOUS master of traditional Chinese painting, Liang Huangzhou, died of illness m Guangzhou, China, last Wednesday. He was 72. Better known as Huang Zhou, he died less than three weeks after the demise of another well-known Chinese painter, Wu Zuoren, aged 89, (343 words)
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    • The Back Page. Former beauty queen is Malaysia's new Lux girl [Articles + Illustrations]
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      The Back Page. Former beauty queen is Malaysia's new Lux girl THERE is a new Lux girl m Malaysia actress-singer Fazira Wan Chek, popularly known as Erra Fazira. Unilever (Malaysia) Holdings, which makes 200 million bars of Lux beauty soap a year for the local and overseas markets, took four (282 words)
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      P%fl HE I'm taller. 1 Nobody can guarantee your to get all these essential nutrients With Sustagen, he could turn out child will be smarter than the child from his daily diet, Sustagen is the stronger, healthier, smarter. next door. ideal supplement. And maybe even taller! But you can help (220 words)
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      THE HOUSE OF LIM GARFIELD lou£U«iSa ttf* td buy the 60rc^^ f QNEWiii just want More w iSAOKE i 1 J^^rVtS^^^^nT?c "m^i^nc i\c,mra V^^=J= \£&^v° fS3[ PEANUTS JJ |Pliil|jl|| (Crte»,\to\ r~. II |n izt^Ly^hX Ir fe 11 MM^TttfTTWe I'M 6ETTIN6 WVK I KNOW YOU'RE HUN6RV, B \MI Hto£«&m) f»l ff (239 words)
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      TekaKataSlriGA Bahagian4 INSTRUCTIONS: Rearrange the following letters to form a peribahasa or proverb which best describes the picture. Then write the peribahasa m the space provided. PETANSUN LENGAH ENGDAN MAYA, TAMBAL LUNA SAMDIBAR GUJA __^^^^5 _Aa I iii I answer: Name Sex Address: J i Tel no: NRIC no Age: (215 words)
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      CHANEL N°s CELEBRATED BY iiim riimmim jifli^ 1-Jk.jf M^k a^L® CHANEL N° 5, the legendary classic timeless elegance and surprising sensuality. Andy Warhol, the legendary pop artist bold creativity and unexpected imagery. These two renowned icons merge m a brilliant array of Warhol silkscreens that emphasize the fragrance as young, (107 words)
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      The StraitsTiines ©Votra A Sales and Service Organisation for the Graphic Arts Printing and Related Industries requires: SALES MANAGERS SALES EXECUTIVES SERVICE COORDINATORS SERVICE ENGINEERS (Electronic Prepress) SERVICE ENGINEERS (Offset Printing and Bindery) Apply to Hie Executive Secretary S3 Senoko South Road Singapore XXXXX5 (AD applications will be kept confidential) (480 words)
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      ma^aamaaamamaamammwmamaaamaamamamamaamammamamawamaamammmmmaatawmmamaamm fm A^§± POWER I W GAS A subsidiary of Singapore Power Power Gas Ltd, a subsidiary of Singapore Power, invites suitably qualified candidates to apply for the posts of: Diploma m Electrical, Electronics or Mechanical Engineering from any recognised Polytechnic m Singapore Successful candidates will be required to work (672 words)
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      NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that, I Santoso Hendrawan of Blk 240, Bt. Batok East Aye 5 #04-241, Singapore XXXXX0, have applied for a Retail Beer Shop m respect of M/s Santoso Minimart located at Blk 240, Bt. Batok East Aye 5 #01-Kl Singapore XXXXX0, and that this application will be (225 words)
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      fijfijjl TUAN SING HOLDINGS LIMITED lncor P orate^ in c Republic of Singapore) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Twenty-Seventh Annual General Meeting of Tuan Sing Holdings Limited will be held at the Boardroom, 30 Robinson Road #12-01, Robinson Towers, Singapore XXXXX6 on June 26, 1997 at 1 1 .00 (819 words)
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      I Notice Of Annual General Meeting NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT the Thirty-First Annual General Meeting of Public NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT the Transfer Books and Register of Members of Finance Berhad will be held at The Ballroom, Hotel Equatorial, Jalan Sultan Ismail, the Company will be closed from (1083 words)
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      IN THE Hir.H COURT OF THE REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE THF. BANKRUPTCY ACT 1995 (ACT IS OF 1995) THF. BANKRUPTCY RULES 1995 In Bankruptcy No. SOS of 1997 Re CHAN KOK BENG, ALAN (Nric No. 6920 M7/E) Ex-pane FAIRLADY JEWELLERS PRIVATE LIMITED (RCNo. IXXXXX309N) ...Petitioning Creditors In the matter of a (596 words)
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      SPP LIMITED ■■MM NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Forty-Fourth Annual General Meeting of SPP Limited will be held at the Boardroom, 30 Robinson Road#l2-01, Robinson Towers, Singapore XXXXX6 on June 26, 1997 at 10.30 am to transact the following business: 1. ToreceK^ardcorisic^trieDirertors'RepcjrtandALditedAccounts of the Company and of the Group (364 words)
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      Am A POtama CAfiraiiutDMG jutoN64acnfx amvmmootmß. TOLS9VWHOUSE ISIAMfORDRD mn/ JgL WRONG ENTERWNMENT CENTRE CHNATOWN CCKNT XXXXX24 XXXXX50 #Miw WRONGEASTST I3 XXXXX62 g™™j fSfWIS 10:45- 1:15-400-6:45-9^0 I ■FJIMIMH iiabiuuiO TOMORROW MONJGHT ,2 30 -400^30^^3 MDNKHT BLUE RtAj 1 lucKiruceuflccnrJ 1O:45-1Z3O 400 7.30 V:l5 1«)-700 H^rSraPftß «««»«WjjBHg| TOMORROWM.DNX3HT THES^GmffGi .1:00-1:30.4:00^:^^ Jljl!: &^SW (497 words)
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      ■■|||RIMRM[]I||MMVIPH| A movie to rekindle the heart ol BhhH I everyone who cherished NELL jIMQuQw SPITriRE UU^Bj^yLiu^ P^^/effrey Wright I P^ J M ff\ I KlIBl "A POWERFULLY CARNAL LOVE STOW n Montreal Film Festival W77M£5 [gAJI MONICA GUERRITORE TME MOST HGHLV JJ t^^^HE UtblKtb XJ AWARDED BEST FILM I (168 words)
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      wtiMfcMs!£itßUuM S now (Ml mmjmmmmmmm,* 11 i SHOWING I m A **Tr TODAY at 12 NOON 3.00PM, iWmJWm' VtWkl 6.00PM 9.00PM 1 -UL— tuiMMiiiMWL-' hay* long wW»< tar nil 910-0001 Children's Funland: Malay States 911-0001* Horse Racing Tips Results: 911-0002* 4D/Sweep/Toto: (Draw No. 1175) 911-OQO3 Tele-GameSlCrack -The -Sife AMn Wizard's (274 words)
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      ll^l p JpAj £jMs^flj| B BESiiißijiL hßb^S^^ |Vltltourw»bttt»<ht^!/^w<7(Bantcofir»g^ IF (PG) i 9 f lililf T 1 iiS l 4! 1 W OVERSEAS MOVIE. NOW SHOWINO: GOLDEN R-RffigßflHßPfHM I gl [!tD^l!l!lNTH>a^ ARMAGEDDON (PQ) fe, Today: 1, 3, 7, 9pm m//m YESTERDAY TARGET (PO) HujHb Today: 1, 9pm MARS ATTACK (Pfl) QMPHM (400 words)
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      VI Anita Yuen Gigi Lai |L J Iprorwithatwistl )H£ sM4 4^ *t3^ IPitlw Expect the unexpected! 'I A. oX J7OT SS g^kH'lllJH.lT^iMMiMfrt M s W]H"a'i frMBWmiiWfi j i PWW SowkT~l I DtatUi SoJHd~\ Digital Sound"} I DtanalSound I I Dtotol Sound I niKOHN TMMMCmnWK'IPGI «HOSTOFMMMVfI'(PG) TUOWMOO UMUM'pq ttUlNK'ra-M WiiH 4.08, (296 words)
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      DENZEL WHTTNEyII HI 110 JIM CARREY WASWNmbN HOT rcrnisi I Jiiwi v«nntT xVinc til m Prea^ers "'^ijh f kWife 1 1 :i9 |R Vll^ Kf#| Trust M 12*;. S fl Mo ■F^A. H< I B* JB^I JV V Bfl f m 4fHp& w||BWlljaruar 1 LAST2DAYS-Too^4s?73oPMir^lSr^T4S?^ X harrison ford [r LEONARDO (326 words)
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      ■bUhhUhH jfev I 1 j fc^. I H^?3400 pf^ifyy^r pj BBBKSiiinilNßßlßl t- iftlttJsC* IB** Bfer 1 "^ii^^B b^otmi B J I wr wW M I the English patient r<a> UARUAR(PG) Bf^JJ V^l I B^*" M I TDY:t) 302 XXXXX900pm 12.00,2.30,4.30,6.30,8.30PM IWCTI*. B I d fl I™^ CRUCIBLE (PG) THE DEVIL'S (737 words)
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      DESTINIES OF FLOWERS IN THE MIRROR Suntec City Fountain. Thu May 10: 8 pm. Theatre Works presents a play about a group of women who heal and perform miracles on a fantasy island called Paradise. Directed by Ong Keng Sen and written by Robin Loon. Tickets: $30 from Sistic and (329 words)
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      hotline: 333-0415. fffl ■lullKil SINGAPORE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Victoria Concert Hall. Fri and Sat: 8.15 pm. Choo Hoey conducts Richard Strauss' Violin Concerto m D Op 8 with Ulf Hoelscher from Germany as soloist, Kodaly's Symphony and Elgar's In The South, Alassio, Op 50. Tickets: $8, $13, $18, $25 and $35 (380 words)
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      study of the stamps and postal stationery, ana tneir use m me southern peninsular Malayan states. Admission: $2 (adult), $1 (student/senior citizen). TEMASEK POLYTECHNIC DESIGN DIPLOMA SHOW Suntec City Mall, Tropics Atrium. Fri Sun: 10 am 8 pm. Showcasing innovative and creative works from the Polytechnic's final-year students. Free. U^W-— (382 words)
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      May 30. By Dr Ong Thiew Chye. MOHTESSOM PHONICS COURSE Dynamic Montessori, 914 East Coast Road, #01-05 Domain Centre. Commencing Fri. Intensive reading course for Xl to P2 children. Call 448-9575. STRESS MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP National University Hospital's Dental conference room, Level 1, Dental Centre. Sat: 9.30 am 12.30 pm. Wellness (947 words)
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      Bfe. lmmW^^M M mm ■ma^w warn DIPLOMA DEGREE IN PERFORMING ARTS DIPLOMA IN MUSIC (Full Part-Time) Performing Arts Auditions Students will experience a conservatory music environment where they will be nurtured as future musicians by a team of highly qualified teaching staff. Options Auditions will be held at the College (1381 words)
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      Television CHANNEL 5 6.00 AM AM Singapore (Breakfast show) 9.00 Wimzie'3 House (Educational) 9.30 Arthur (Cartoon) 10.00 Little Mermaid (Cartoon) 1 0.30 The Underdog Show (Cartoon/last episode) 11.00 The New Adventure Of Flipper (Drama) 1 2.00 NOON News 5 Today 12.10 PM Home Shopping 1.10 Minor Adjustments A Christmas Story (474 words)
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      Television 2.00 Home Shopping 3.00 Mama Brings Me To The Wedding (Drama/episode 1 of 26/r) 3.50 The Celebrities' Show (Variety) 4.45 Just Wanna Have Fun (Variety) 5.10 China Sports Stars (Sports) 5.35 Tomato-Man (Cartoon) All programmes m Mandarin unless otherwise stated, PRIME 12 Ml 9.00 AM CDIS (Educational) 10.00 Close (453 words)
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      b^L^bv .^b^b^L^bW. __^b^^H 1 f"* y^ r i"" oyinother Success •i|^j I always hit a WjTITAj I high whenever SfesSaSS?. f we advertise m WSSM&J the Classified. -Jf'.iZ-iJiiiiiaiMiif'^ James Tan mmm Pin Liang Enterprises Classification Guide. 8 Catering 8 Catering 8 Catering *^L? I m\t I mtM\ a m jf^F (538 words)
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      8 Catering ANGEL'S CAFE Specialised m Local/ International Buffet, Tea Reception, Cocktail, BBQ Church Wedding Package Hotel Standard Food At Vary •All meat Poultry Are Purchase From Halal Supplier* Mandarin Gardens Contact Catering Dept. XXXXX02 NOW (ELEB6I3LOOO) JACK'S PLACE CATERING SERVICES a tradition of quality you can trust For any (270 words)
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      8 Catering CHAN CATERING, buffet $8, $10, $12 (free transport, table drinks). Hi-tea $4 6 dishes, BBQ $8. Tingkat dinner $85. (ELEXXXXXQ Tel: 841-6318/ 569-9658 D'RNE CATERING OFFERS wide range of menu for all occasions. Buffet, BBQ, Tea/ Cocktail. Wedding Executive Luncheon, Tiffin Svcs. Call XXXXX22 ELCB7I2BVOOO. K.H.L. CATERS FOR (293 words)
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      52 Antiques/ Collectors' Items CLASSIC MEMORIES 10.000 sq.ft. Showroom. Reputed for quality antiques, artefacts reproduction furniture. Second to none m prices and variety. 50% storewide discount. Daily 10am. to Bpm. Sundays public holidays 11am. to Bpm. 315 Outram Road #12-03 Tan Boon Liat Building. Spore XXXXX4. (next to Concorde Hotel). (266 words)
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      64 CDs/LDs/Cassettes/ Records/Hi-Fi SELL YOUR USED COS to us for cash or trade m for new latest hits. Please call 438-6878. SPEAKER; AUDIO/ VIDEO sales, reconing repair specialist J»2J^atongShpg^tr XXXXX55 66 Club Memberships A BARGAIN A BARGAIN ALL CLUBS BUYING/ SELLING XXXXX58/2982 10-6 TEE-UP CENTRE Wanted SGCC, RCC, IndahPuri, Pinetree, (365 words)
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      66 Club Memberships 66 Club Memberships 66 Club Memberahlps j^^r Ondah U^uri Ulesort Package Inclusive of: Unlimited round of golf f* Food voucher worth SGDIO.OO Island transportation Welcome drink Immigration express clearance Golf bag clearance Meeting service FREE ADDITIONAL GOLF BONUS pu**^ XXXXX3 '0r XXXXX352 4 RATAM OFFICE O PT (213 words)
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      BUY/ SELL: MADELINE XXXXX90/XXXXX73 Urgent Sale: Europa $6. 5k (lady 99K). Palm Resort 917k, Polo 923k. British 91 Ik- 913k, Austin $14K. RCC 999k. Wanted: SICC, RCC, SGCC, Sentosa, Keppel, Starhill. Indah Puri. Spore: ARCC $2. 6k, American $93k. Aranda $Sk. British $11k$13k. Changi 923.5k. Fort Canning $25.5k. Fairway 99.9k. (146 words)
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      POWER GOLF MARKETING BUY ft SELL TMCC SI6OK, SICC SI64K, Laguna $122K, Sentosa SI4BK, JCC S93K, Orchid SB6K, RCC $68K, Seletar $70K, Keppel S63K, Warren SB3K, Changi S2BK. Palm Resort $18K, Tg. Puteri i2O.SK, Octville SI4K. Starhill SIS4C, SRC $30K/ 942K, Superbowl $6K. World Trade S2.BK, Serangoon $24K, British $ISK, (151 words)
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      60 Club Memberships A Best Choioe Buy/ Se4l r 'CALL 4 7 9 7 8 8 0 MS. KIM UjMANTED: RCC, British, SRC, Pi""fotree (1N)/ TMCC Foreign Corp., n.*9KC, Palm Resort, JCC, Sentoea •i-Sato ARCC 82.Sk. American $62k pCKfengi 124*. Dutch talk. EuroEFW Paradise ISk. Fairway/ Super T»owl $S.ek, Fort (754 words)
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      80 Pleasure Boats/ Sea Sports f PSA-POWERBOAT^ DRIVING LICENCE Conducted By Ex-Naval Officers Full course m just 1 week Theory Mon/Wed/Fri I evenings m town, BugisMßT Extra practical boat hansng lessons evuy Tues, ThA Sat Unlimited fret theory rejfclon SP^/CAPTAJN t FRANC^J4OG j SPORE FISHING BOAT 4 beds/ toilets. $350/ (328 words)
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      90 Airconditioners/ 90 Airconditioners/ Refrigerators Refrigerators SPECIAL "^TOSHIBA I I OFFER!!!, VuJiTsup^ Fujitsu $515""""" TJaS^TuSb7sso^ 1 Fujitsu/National Ito 2 Fujitsu/Toshiba Ito 3 1 (2 rooms) (3 rooms) $240uyXXXXX .p-SSSiSSS^ 92 Carpets/ Rugs NEW CARPET TILES Garage Sales 5 colour $2.50 per pc. Tel: 286-5991 SUPPLY INSTALL of 1 rm. wallpaper (942 words)
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      108 Home Furnishing FACTORY CLEARING REMNANT fabrics, wallpapers carpets from recent projects. Reupholstery of sofa chairs for all purposes welcome. Call: XXXXX36 WEN YING ENT. custom made furniture direct from fty. Reasonable prices and promising workmanship. Free design and quotation without obligation. XXXXX09. AT FURNITURE 2000 we offer kitchen cabinets (871 words)
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      114 House 114 House 114 House Renovation/ Decor Renovation/ Decor Renovation/ Decor SAN-DA DESIGN RENOVATION HS^'Eb 1 #01 -27 Katong Shopping Centre Op D lly #B 1 -35 Bt Timah Shopping Centre Tel: XXXXX28 XXXXX29 Fax: XXXXX30 M; XXXXX54 XXXXX56 XXXXX74 flßflEfc C^S&^S^sP^my XXXXX27 Fax: XXXXX09 1 Ceramic flooring with (816 words)
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      /^>-,KUICHEWGUSS4 j^r^ ALUyWUiPTELTD »■»> MM Mm SI SPECIALIST IN: *j| "Ml •Rust-Proof TLJ 'Wrought Iron rEtc-Jayf "Cast-Iron gK-^ll 'Mild Steel I JLjf ,t fj *Doc* Window Grills Ql Of 'Swing Sliding Gate tj| "Fencing Railing I *StaJf-case Handraß 100% Price G'teed Latest Lattice Window Grille Package 3RM 700 4RM $1100 (143 words)
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      m Business of I Stainless Steel, Wrought Iron I Railings Ac Gates i?-W -*1 Aluminium EJI n 11 Windows Door Grilles WINNERS I 752 5427 (Day Night) I ITALY. Icim virv .«XXXXX7i[!5l k *a«*sa«**a?N2^73p' I iron, (uc, nilles. King's Wrought Iron |3 Specialised m I Wrought Iron |U;^yJ Gate Fences, (224 words)
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      114 House Renovation/ Decor MUN GENERAL RENOVATION HDB SPECIAL OFFERI CERAMIC 3-fnt. 4-fm. S vm. Ceramic $2000 $3600 $4000 Rubber $580 $950 $1200 Tilee Old house: Kitchen 2 toilets, ceramic flooring $1280 Can Start Work Immadiately! Tal: XXXXX78/ XXXXX661 Pg.: XXXXX989 (Uc: HB 03-0451 A) n—* ill I life rnnrartlln (741 words)
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      1 18 Plumbing RELIABLE PUB LICENCE contractor (7/5984 23/1/99) to solve all water heater/ electrical/ plumbing problems. 2788 Race Course Rd. Pg XXXXX768/ XXXXX86 (24-hrs) priSe A-ABILITY PLUMBING SVCS. specialises m all kinds of sanitary, chokage leakage works. Reasonable rates XXXXX10/ XXXXX65 JvSjUDOIT A-ACCESS PLUMBING SVS. specialised m chokage, leakage, (637 words)
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      120 TV/ Video/ Hi-Fi Equipment WE BUY USED/ Spoilt VCR, CTV Hi-fi. $30 $500. XXXXX50. 138 Nursing Cara WINDSOR NURSING HOME with 30 aircon. rms. Provides 24-hr, nursing cars, 6 meals daily, etc. $1000 up. Margaret/ Cat 2415-2 142 Pro/ Pott-Natal Cara CONFINEMENT NANNY AVAIL. Please call Mrs. Tan 563-9917. (266 words)
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      134 Health Cara 134 Health Care ~w "^r ~w 'w' 1 s ISO Domestic Help 150 Domestic Help Available Available A c 4e 099 0? We are P roud t0 Mature our own gsLjjm training centre with full facilities yf^Til Eas V to manage, they are loyal, hardworking, eagei rk (387 words)
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      150 Domestic Help 150 Domestic Help 150 Domestic Help 150 Domestic Help Available Available Available Available m JM -A, jl J Q I y r H 200 SETS new Indonesian! B^Uiig^' ALL SMA < HIGH SCHOOL, EX-SPORE, EX-MALAYSIAN. PP^ lr s^s Indonesian Filipino A 4-^ N Hidden Cost Unlimited Replacement^«W (601 words)
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      I LOOKING FOR A I GOOD MAID? CALL US AT: M 344 0005 JfkJ'Maid Service mV* That Peoples Jft Talk About" If #05-03 i Parkway Parade EMPLOYMENT SERVICES r XXXXX01 WfKT M: C-27K41 M STRICT TRAINING (3 WIDE SELECTION 0 HOME SERVICE Indonesian /Filipino Thalland/Irl Lanhan ©XXXXX16 Park Ttr #03-53 (109 words)
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      150 Domestic Help 150 Domestic Help 150 Domestic Help Available Available Available I XMR l a^aaf tf a^af^^ I Indon Myanmar F llpina S. Lankan !P%H m> f HonBst Hardworking Good attitude T Oil QQ AT7 #0122 Katong Shopping Ctr J»{ jr£ 2. jjo"fn_lto-Bpm Sa^SunJton-Spm EariAal-Ue^BWVß^BlßraeW^aWialTClnlaHK^tanaiHßWH^ H; f>Z= -i>^ www.qskapqge.coni/fcs-te'*fL (712 words)
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      152 Domestic Help Wanted Ang stweldo mo boy mobobo po so Ss7sO? Meron ko bong olf day kodo tnggo? Meron ko bong paia vocation leave? Kung ong sogot mo oyWoloo Hindi, Tumawag So Telepooo I XXXXX11 I iTAIWAN'^ff" |Ta VISA w/in 1 mo. RV^ Friendly Rl slaff uniicv niic Free (1457 words)
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      158 Garage Sales OWNER LEAVINGI 1 round dining table (solid wood) with revolving centre piece 8 leather chairs. 361 Bt. Timah Rd. #06-02 The Legend 11am-spm today only. 286 OS SCANNER $39, VGA/IDE card $10/ $2, mini case/ 386Mbd $18, 256kb/ Imb (30p) $2/ $8, Macintosh mouse $5. Upp. Serangoon (343 words)
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      166 Health Centres 166 Health Centres New Orchard Plaza~Health Centre 1 B »03-30/32, Orchard Ploza < Ra^^'° c J^]' O fchqrd Roqd I 9"^fl| RnJif A S S A v ■«yKj' At individual rooms are II attached with newly 111 renovated bathrooms HMI We accept mm Hr visa MASTER Cards (647 words)
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      209 Business Opportunities Come, learn to qualify Million Dollar Round Table Centurion year after year professionally: Preferred requirements: Mm. 3 GCE '0' levels Enterprising Willing to learn Honest sincere Interested pl». Pg. XXXXX727 Jackie or call 273-0358 for Pat ino tnecesBar^traWng free Talk TODAY C7RiV» eit both offices Jurong Offlcei (434 words)
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      209 Business 209 Business 209 Business 209 Business Opportunities Opportunities Opportunities Opportunities Join The No. 1 Real Estate Company That Produces The Best Salespersons I ERA Real Estate Specialists have won ■jl <*■ IM aM Cominar I the Singapore Salesperson Award m UJAail OUCCBSS Ocminai I two consecutive years, a (694 words)
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      The trouble with opportunity is that if always comes disguised as hard work. If you are prepared to work hard, we will provide you with the opportunity to earn big bucks. Pis. call 356 2583 TRIPLE YOUR INCOME FULL/ PART-TIME AGENTS To service 3 Million CPF Members who are available (662 words)
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      TAMPINES MINIMART FOR takeover. Neighbourhood central. Facing main Rd./ bus-stop. Good human traffic. Pg: 9-XXXXX10 THAI HEALTH CENTRE a fully licenced/ operational tenanted for complete takeover $55K. Tel; XXXXX09/ pg. XXXXX366 CEHA 70% SUCCESS rate updated questions answers with self study notes. Pg: 9-XXXXX32 COSY FACIAL ROOM For rent. Available (714 words)
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      209 Business 209 Business Opportunities Opportunities MTHE DENNIS WE_T V SECR-T FORMULA Wt > vj "HOW TO STOP WORRYING _T_W tf_ ft. AND START SELLING" dm numum EVERYBODY IS TALKING ABOUT IT. MM X COME AND DISCOVER IT. WQIIMZA PROPERTY! QUALITY B-HViCg ft -iNOBBtTY f" HfAIIMH OUR TOP AGENT *_> (671 words)
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      230 Office Equipment/ Supplies |piii______#^C^ CANON COPIERS/ FAX Auto-cut good used fax $140 up New Muratec Plain Paper Fax $628 New Japan Auto-cut Fax $348 Canon NP2020/ NP1215 $900/ $800 Shredder/ Checkwriter $180/ $250 Used Canon minicopier $320 up With 130 staffs including 70 service personnels to backup our products. (566 words)
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      230 Office Equipment/ 230 Office Equipment/ 230 Office Equipment/ 230 Office Equipment/ Supplies Supplies Supplies Supplies DIAL IN FOR ""IBS I ■.gflilßK- SAVINGS--1 IpSl FROM JUST $999! H Everyone has to start somewhere. That's why Toshiba's DKB 2 V <_k^^ -l^^^ Bß^^^^_k. s y stem for instance, lets you start (606 words)
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      239 Packing/ Storage/ 239 Packing/ Storage/ Delivery/ Removal Delivery/ Removal lAEROFAH REMOVALI Professional office/home/ factory/ _p_ m piano Safe RemovaVdisposal fl'igEy Otsoiantling of partition, wall cabinet mm»w~* We provide pajntirxy walpaper MOVER WHO CARES (or home office M htiH General cleaning for ail premises K^ h\f\ J f tVI 1 (330 words)
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      HOUSE REMOVAL] 7 Pays service •18ft lorry $100 •22ft lorry $140 *26ft torry $180 •32ft lorry $220 ft__f* J% M*%____ Houses/ Office/ Factory/ Piano/Organ/ Safe/ Disposable/ Storage Free quotation Boxes Budget that's affordable House Removal with worker I free boxes I* 15 feet box lorry $100 I 18 feet box (321 words)
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      239 Packing/ Storage/ Delivery/ Removal 14 FOOTER OPEN lorry available for delivery at reasonable rates. Interested, call 566-1968/ Pg. 9207-8159 A BETTER BUDGET. HseV office removal, transport, disposal, delivery, piano/ safe removal. 385-5385 A BUDGET PRICE. Immed. service. House/ office removal disposal service. 24-hr. XXXXX05 A BUDGET PRICE! I Specialist (715 words)
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      241 Phones/ Faxes/ 241 Phones/ Faxes/ Pagers/ Special Pagers/ Special Numbers Numbers KEY TELEPHONE f OFFICE HOME SOLUTIONS SPECIAL 4fc4 100 I PACKAGE^J^fIB F~~Zp (For 3 Lines 5 Phones w "~h inclusive of installation) '^^-"mSS LATEST! EASY ACCESS jMf <i£J5 f TO INTERNET. /*HF*""«jtf KBl i CALL NOW! £Jr—WttM% LEDBURY (849 words)
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      305 BMW For Sale 12/88 BMW 7301. Auto. 1 owner. PARF $43,700. Nice no. Wellkept. Beautiful cond. Asking $59,000. XXXXX00 12/96 BMW 7.281 A.1. 1 owner, tax 12/97. Done 5000 km. Nice no. 3 yrs. agt. warranty. Brand new cond. XXXXX00 6/93 BMW 3181. 4-drs. Auto. 1 careful owner. Full (774 words)
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      310 Daihatsu For Sala I BEST PRICE A OFFER FOR ALL DAIHATSU MODELS Buy Sell PARF/ Non-PARF Japanese/ Continental/ Off Peak Cars XXXXX84 Hup Hang Laa Ent. Mr Ong (day/ night) SALES PACKAGE! WIN a new Mitsubishi. Only $1.3K deposit, '81 '88 Charade 1.0. COE paid. (5 units). Recaro seats. (1042 words)
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      313 Ford For Sala 1 OWNER. MID '91 Laser V 6 Ghia 4-dr. 5-speed. Power steering/ lock. Tax 8/97. XXXXX79 1 OWNER MID '95 Laser 1.6 Ghia. 4-dr. Auto. Power steering, windows, lock, tax 8/97. XXXXX213 1/98 FORD LASER 1.6 Ghia. (manual) 1 owner. White. 146 Race Course Rd. Tel: (886 words)
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      316 Honda For Sale ..1 OWNER. 2 units Accord LXi auto. 7/94 7/95. Nice no. 2 airrikgs, leather seats, s/rims. A1 eond. Tel: XXXXX38/ pg. 9558-7777 IST PAYMENT $1800. 5/82. Civic. COE 2002 near. Beautiful .condition. Loan 1-4 yrs. Tel. XXXXX20/ 9-XXXXX48 Max. 4/98 HONDA ODYSSEY 2.2 .Auto Accident Free. (1044 words)
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      316 Honda For Sale '88 ACCORD I.BEX. Manual. White. Beautifully kept. Aircon. View to offer. 365-5013/ 9520-6693 '89 CIVIC 1.8. New tax. Sports rims. Selling $27,800. Call 747-4607/ Pg: 9-XXXXX74 '89 HONDA ACCORD. 1 owner, manual, tax 6/97, orig. cond. XXXXX46/ XXXXX464 9/87 ACCORD I.BEX. Manual. Tax 8/97. Tip top (911 words)
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      317 Hyundai For Sale 317 Hyundai For Sale I S3 RICKY TAY MOTOR TRADING HYUNDAI authorised sales agent i*-~>4l^mm^t&wmmm We accept trade-in Tel: XXXXX02/ XXXXX18 31 West Coast Highway #01-26 Wet CoMt Cmcaact, (opp. H«w Pax Villa.) IflHtM) '88 STELLAR 1.605 L manual. 1 owner, tax 12/97, no repair needed. (766 words)
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      324 Mazda For Sale 1 OWNER '98 Astina 1.6 manual. Tax 7/97. CD. S/rims. Sporty look. Immaculate cond. Tel: 777-2200 1 OWNER 2/94 Famili I.3EGi manual Red PARF $12.4K Trade-in/ Loan 2.5% $63.9K XXXXX66 1 OWNER 6/98 Famili 323 1.6 auto. Latest model. Accident free. Full accessories. XXXXX77. 1/84 MAZDA (776 words)
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      325 Mercedet For Sale 325 Mercedet For Sale 325 Mwc«toi Forjgto CHENG YOMGCREPBtI All latest model HH LEASE EXPORT| Euromob l le I (p All 1 3 test model (p I showroom 159 Sin Ming Road #01-01 Amtech Bidg. B^ljlU 1 Singapore 2057 directly behind ROY Mcfe Wl^ OLYMPIC AUTO (224 words)
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      3/92 300SEL CONVERTED 5320. Silver. Nice no. $196 K. 2/94 E2OO White colour. Showroom condition. 1 owner. Pg:9-XXXXX35 3/93 BENZ E2BO. 2 owners. 'SCG' nice no. plate. Tax 8/97. Full accessories. Beautiful cond. Must viewl XXXXX00 4/90 MERCEDES 300SEL, SKL auto, electric seat, front rear, full accessories, immaculate cond. $98,500. (519 words)
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      325 Mercedes For Sale 889,800 'SBQ' plate, 8/88 Mercedea 300SE auto. Basic value $45,000. Perfect cond. XXXXX28 1 CAREFUL OWNER, 7/92 Mercedes 300SEL (W140). Very well kept. Low mileage. Tel. XXXXX28 1 CAREFUL OWNER. 7/95 Mercedes C2OO. Front 2 electric seats. Twin airings. Tel. XXXXX28 1 CAREFUL OWNER. 7/94 £200 (966 words)
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      326 Mitsubishi 326 Mitsubishi For Sale For Sale AH Mitsubishi Cm- Ownenl BEST OFFER ANY MODEL/ ANY CONDITION CASH PAYMENT STEVEN HAY 9879-2224/ XXXXX263 MOTOR SPEED TRADING BEST PRICE A OFFER FOR ALL MITSUBISHI MODELS Buy Sell PARF/ Non-PARF Japanese/ Continental/ Off Peak Cars XXXXX97 Hup Hmm Lm Ewt Mr (714 words)
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      328 Nissan For Sal* All Nissan Used Car Owners!! WE BUY/ SELL ALL MODELS '89 '98 USED CARS 1.0- 1.6 c.c. other Japanese cars ALL PARF/ NON-PARF/ ALL ARE WELCOME GUARANTEED GOOD OFFER FREE VALUATION 9-XXXXX33 (24-hrs.V 9-XXXXX04 THREE GOLDEN STAR MOTOR DIAMOND STAR CREDIT P/L BUY SELL! ALL MAKES (867 words)
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      326 Mitsubishi 326 Mitsubishi 326 Mitsubishi For Sale For Sale For Sale -We're open till 10pm on *r weekdays. J I Fast relief from cash flow with our t r~~ new super low monthly repayment jf scheme. H^Mlr Alpine Motors A wBBm pte ltd 0f mm 9 I CALL 469 (835 words)
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      334 Proton For Sale 11/92 PROTON SAGA I.3GL 1 owner. Silver. New rd. tax. CD changer. Seldom used. $39,800. Lot 25 Kallang Auto Centre. 8/94 WIRA AEROBACK 1.5 GU. 1 owner. 2 units. Blue red. Showroom cond. Loan/ trade m. Lot 3 Irving Rd. XXXXX00 Scotts 8/93 PROTON ISWARA I.3GL (746 words)
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      337 Rover For Sale IST PAYMENT $12,999. $90,888. Near '96 Rover 416 Auto. Sun-roof. ABS. Airbag cushion. 16-valve. 01 transfer. Tax 8/97. Lot 71 Kallang Auto. Offer 3 days! 5/95 ROVER 82OSLI auto. Airbags. ABS, leather, electric seats. 1 owner. Full accessories. Tip top condition! $116 K. Tel: 252-9995 ALMOST (801 words)
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      342 Suzuki For Sale CHAMPION MOTORS Used Car Division High Trade-in-value for all Used Suzuki Coll: XXXXX47 XXXXX46 2 Pandan Crescent (off Wesr Coosr Highway) 1 OWNER, MANY units, '91, '93, '94, '95, '96 SF3IOGL 1.0 4-door. Agent maintained. 100% accidentfree. S/rims. Alarm. Central lock. Full accessories. Loan/ trade-in welcome. (842 words)
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      344 Toyota For Sale 344 Toyota For Sale BRAND NEW TOYOTA CARS LEXUS GS3OO $232. 000 -LEXUS ES 2.5/ 3.0 $198,000/ $205,000 CAMRY 2.2 (Full specs) $165,000 *IPSUMMPV7SEATER $158,000 MARK II 2.0 AUTO JtL $1 73,000 M m *CHASER|.OAUT0 oo fi| COROLLA SPACIO W* I.6MPV6SEAIER $129,000 PREVIA MPV 7/8 SEATER (1276 words)
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      344 Toyota For Sale 1 OWNER 12T91 Corona 1.6 CD auto, grey, low mileage, must view. Immaculate cond. XXXXX77 1 OWNER '93 Starlet I.OXL. Tip top cond. S/ rims. Radio cassette. Must view. Tel: XXXXX97 1 OWNER. V 92 Toyota Corolla. I.6GLi. 4 drs. Manual. S/rims. Low mileage, showrm. XXXXX88 (938 words)
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      347 Volvo For Sale 2 OWNERS MID '89 Volvo 740GLE Auto. PARF $29K. Tax 9^97. S/rims. Orig. cond. XXXXX70. 8/'9O VOLVO 240GLE auto. 1 owner, radio cassette, s/rims, green. Showroom cond. XXXXX98 '91 LATE, VOLVO 940GL, f/auto, metallic silver, seldom used, immaculate, XXXXX00/ 9-XXXXX58 '94 VOLVO 880GLT. 2.5 auto. 1 (599 words)
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      357 Q Plate Cars 8/92 TOYOTA CORONA GLi 2.0. ABS brakes. 16-valve. Done 20,000 km only. Agt. maintained. 100% accident free. Pg. 9-XXXXX22 MID '89 VOLVO 240GLE, new tax. $17,500. Mid '88 Volvo 240GLE, new tax, $8900. XXXXX81. Q- PLATE CAR wanted. Buy sell any models with/ without COE/ Scrap/ (557 words)
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      377 Car Financing/ Insurance Used Vehicle: 1.2.5% 5.3.00% 2. 2.625% 6. 3.125%. 3. 2.875% 7. 3.25% 4. 2.875% t c 3.875% a- LAM KIONG CREDIT P/L H& 779 5581 STsS 9-XXXXX81 FLEXI LOAN 8% Fixed for 2 years Uaad ear for 7 yrs. rapeyntant at 3% flat rats. New/ Used/ (460 words)
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      .382 VehJdesForHire KUALA LUMPUR 0303-XXXXX09 PENANG 0204-XXXXX08 JOHOR BAH Ml 0207-XXXXX15 KUANTAN 0209-XXXXX88^ ■aaasaaaaaaaaaaaaaa^Baaaaaai Super Rental Rotes Packages ~i For flnu Occasion, Type&Sfce Ml Rent-A-Car Super Specialj This week only From gO Per Day Only {Minimum 3-Day Rental) Phone Now XXXXX24/XXXXX88 dove. BRAND NEW CHAUFFEUR-DRIVEN 10-SEATER COACH ft CAR For (562 words)
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      382 Vehicles For Hire $20 ONWARDS. PICK up/ van/ 10 ft./ 14 ft. Diesel lorry. XXXXX69/ XXXXX87 #01-34 Kirn Seng Plaza 10 FT. ft 14 ft. Lorry, Pick-up available for rent. Interested, please call 566-9981 24-HR. CAR RENTAL 4 days free delivery at very special rates. Tel: 736-2563/ pg. 970i-7887 (787 words)
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      383 Vehicles Wanted WANTED: ALL KINDS of vehicle. Pay cash immed. Owners call: XXXXX26/ 9-XXXXX93 Tely Auto. WANTED JAPANESE CAR. 800-2000 CC. With/ without COE. Tel: XXXXX04/ XXXXX764 WANTED: LORRY, VAN. PB/ P2V PH buses, pickup, etc. We offer the best prices! 9-XXXXX35 Anson WANTED 1 LT. Suzuki/ Charade. 1 (933 words)
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      387 Lorries For Sale ■88 BEDFORD 10-TON 5-ton Hiab crane. Aircon., COE 8/2004 ($25,938). Passed inspection. No repairs needed. $XXXXX. XXXXX18. DOWNPAYMENT $3000. 2/'9S Isuzu NHRSSE 10ft. lowbed diesel. Tax 7/-97. Tip top cond. XXXXX00 DOWNPAYMENT $8000. 7/"92 Canter 10ft. Lowbed, diesel. tax 6T97. Tip top cond. Tel. XXXXX65 LOOKS (982 words)
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      391 Vans For Sale VALLEY TRADING Lot. 3 Kallang Auto Contra Tal: XXXXX60/ 9-XXXXX63 Commercial Vehicle Specialist '94 Mitsubishi L3OO 5-dr. Diesel '94 Mitsubishi L3OO 5-dr. Petrol '94 Mitsubishi 9-seater. Petrol '93 Ford Econovan 4-dr. Diesel '92 Mitsubishi 9-seater. Petrol '92 Daihatsu Hijet 1.0 Petrol '92 Toyota Liteace 5-dr. Petrol (1019 words)
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      391 Vans For Sale '88 DAIHATSU. HUET 1.0. 5 drs. van. Passed inspection. Aircon. Hi-fi. Alarm. $5000. XXXXX665 '88 DAIHATSU 1.0 van. Petrol. 5 drs. Aircon. Excellent cond. $13,800. Pg. 9-XXXXX45 9/92 HUET. 2 owners. Tax 8/97. Light blue. Aircon. Hifi. Tip top. $27,900 neg. Tel: 336-7833 '91 NISSAN URVAN (761 words)
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      393 Motorcycles/ Scooters For Sale FM SFERA ROAD worthy. $500 instalments. Accident free. Must sell! Pg. 9598-4905 #00. FM YAMAHA TW for sale c/w monokey box. Selling cheap! interested, pis. pg. 9596-1880 29 FN HEXAGON. SELLING $8200 neg. 7 mths. old. Owner upgrading. Tel: XXXXX14 Kamsani FN HONDA XLR2OO. COE (801 words)
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      402 DOl-08 City South-West PTE APTS Rent BRAND NEW DOVER Parkview. 2 bdrms. Hi-tech, cable TV, full facilities. Furn. Near MRT. XXXXX250 BUGIS JUNCTION VICINITY. Almost 2000 sq.ft. For office/ worker. Huge 2-level. Multiplex XXXXX087 CENTRAL GREEN 1400 sq.ft. 3+l rms. Fully furn. Full facilities. CL XXXXX18/ XXXXX982 CLOSE TO (1020 words)
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      402 001-08 City ft South- West PTE APTS Rent D.OB FABER HILL Condo. 3+l. Full facilities/ furn./ aircon. Immed. Long/ short term. Pg. 9200-7959 D.OB FRAGRANT CT. 1465 sq.ft. 3+l rms. F/furn. New condo. Quiet. S/pool/. F/aircon. 9-XXXXX27 NR. D.OB GLORIA MANS. 1200 sq.ft. P/ furn. Sea view. 3 bdrms. (934 words)
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      404 DO9-10 Orchard/ TanglinV Holland PTE APTS Rent Luxury living m the heart of Singapore I' Service Apartments available In Orchard Road vicinity complete with swimming pool, free parking and housekeeping services.Our newly redecorated and fully equipped service apartments are now available for your guests m Singapore. Please call Leasing (668 words)
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      404 DO9-10 Orchard/ 404 DO9-10 Orchard/ Tanglin/ Holland Tanglin/ Holland PTE APTS Rant PTE APTS Rant Darby Park <$ j- 0 c fd c *rm c Next to the Shangri-La Only 5 minutes from Orchard Road Luxurious 1, 2or 3 bedroom suites IDD phone-fax and TV Maids, laundry and secretarial (731 words)
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      D.09 YONG AN Pk. Renovated. 4+l rms. with toilet. High fir. Panoramic view, large living/ dining with balcony. Full facilities. Rental $12,000 0.n.0. Tel: 336-2024. D.09 S7K 3,200 sq.ft. High fir. mais. near Orchard MRT. Holland Rd. ground fir. apt. with huge patio $7K/ D.lO Tanglin Hill 3 rms. small (895 words)
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      404 DO9-10 Orchard/ Tanglin/ Holland PTE APTS Rent TONG SIA BUILDING, Off Orchard Rd. Opp. Takashimaya. High fir. 2000 sq.ft. F/aircon. P/furn. Pg.: 9580-2533 Agt. AT SOMERSET MRT/ Orchard. 3+l. Furnished. 1900 sq.ft. Quiet. $3600 neg. CM 345-5488 BALMORAL CONDO. 3+l. 1679 sq.ft. F/furn. F/aircon. Well kept. Avail, immed. XXXXX428 (1008 words)
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      404 DO9-10 Orchard/ Tanglin/ Holland PTE APTS Rant D.09 RIVIERA PT. 1200 sq.ft. 2+l. F/furn. Good cond. Near MRT. $4.2 K. Landseer XXXXX11 D.09 RIVIERA VIEW. 1313 sq.ft. 3 rms. F/furn. $4000. Avail, immed. Call NR-Kenwood XXXXX16. D.09 SOPHIA CT. Studio/ 2 rms. Renovated, face pool, furn. Aircon., MRT/ amenities, (1012 words)
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      404 DO9-10 Orchard/ Tanglin/ Holland PTE APTS Rent D.IO RIDGEWOOD KAMEHAMEHA Blk. 2000 sq.ft. 4 bdrms. High fir./ good view. 481-2747 D.lO RIDGEWOOD CONDO. 2,000 sq.ft. 3+l. Beautifully renovated furn. Pg. owner 9413 5362 D.IO RIDGEWOOD LIHOLIHO Rise. 3 bdrms. Furn. Full facilities. Immed. XXXXX32/ XXXXX516 DR. D.lO RIDGEWOOD. HIGH (903 words)
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      406 Dll ft 21 Newton/ Bt Timah/ Clementi PTE APTS Rent D.ll NEWTON MRT. Chancery Ct. Mais with gdn. 3+l family rm. Newly renovated. 4 aircons. $4100. P/furn. 733-2188, Sole Agt D.ll NEWTON HGTS. Studio. High fir. Nice view. Big balcony. F/furn. TV/ hi-fi. Tastefully done. $3200 neg. Call: 288-3892 (1015 words)
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      406 Dll ft 21 Newton/ Bt Timah/ Clementi PTE APTS Rent D.21 MAPLEWOODS. SARACA. 1500 sq.ft. 3+2. Face pool. P/furn. $5.5K neg. PH XXXXX77/ XXXXX165 D.21 MAPLEWOODS. 3+l. 1550 sq.ft. Big balcony. Direct pool view. Price neg. 9804-9150 agt. D.21 MAPLEWOODS FEW penthses. 1066/ 1496 sq.ft. Pool view. Morning sun. (964 words)
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      410 Dl 5-18 East Coast 410 015-16 East Coatt PTE APTS Rent PTE APTS Rent c Located along Bayshore Road c 2/3 bedrooms utility room c Built-in area: 947 sq ft 1 259 sq ft c A full range of recreational facilities: swimming pool, wading pool, Jacuzzi pool, fantasy fun (876 words)
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      D.lB ATRIA. 3+l. F/furn. Full facilities. $5.5 K. Pal 9307-5634/ 9670-8713 Daniel. D.lB ATRIA. NEW condo. 3+l. 1.345/ 1,615 sq.ft. $5,000/ $7,800. Immed. Agt. 9-XXXXX31/ XXXXX66. D.lB BAYSHORE PK. 2 rms. F/furn. Good view, breezy, quiet. Immed. Pg. XXXXX118 PW D.lB BEAUTIFULLY FURN. 3 bdrms. apt. for rent. MRT/ amenities. (867 words)
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      410 Dl 5-16 East Coist PTE APTS Rent D.16 BAYSHORE PK. High ff 2 bdrms. Partially/ f/furn. Avair. June. $2.5K up. Rising XXXXX181 D.16 BEDOK CT. 2200 sq*f 3 bedrms. furn. Full facilities.^flar MRT. $3200. Immed. XXXXX98TfcR D.16 EASTERN LAGOON. 2 bdrms. Nicely furn. Pool vJamJnmediate. $2680. Agt. 9200-896jg D.16 (992 words)
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      414 Dl 9-20 Serangoon/ Thomson PTE APTS Rent UPPER SERANGOON SMPG. CTR. 3 rms 1 hall apt. Unfurnished 8 units available. Suitable for contract workers Tel: XXXXX29 No agents piaase 0.19 CHU AN PARK Condo. 2rms. High fir. Balcony facing s/pool. Aircon. Furn. Full condo. facilities. $2500 p.m. MJP XXXXX26 (993 words)
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      416 D 22-28 West/ North 416 D 22-28 West/ North 416 D 22-28 Wott/ North PTE APTS Rent PTE APTS Rent PTE APTS Rent I Luxurious Condominium QCCUPffIIQN Lfiatil 1 A^t bSms^^^bb^Bb^b^2C!**' Located at the junction of Yio Chu Kang Road CTE to Orchard Road School, supermarkets, shopping centres wide (1171 words)
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      420 Houses For Rent D.ll NEWTON ROAD NEW 3 STOREY SEMI-D •Very near MRT Amenities •Full AirconV Security System •Room to Room Intercom *6 Rooms 2 Family Areas •Near Orchard/ CBD/ PIE/ CTE •Rental negotiable Agent: XXXXX31/ XXXXX092 GB D.IB GOODMAN RD. AREA Fairly new, 2 storey bungalow 10,000/ 7,000 (560 words)
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      420 Houses For Rent 420 Houses For Rent 420 Houses For Rent 420 Houses For Rent 420 Houses For Rent 420 Houses For Rent A m BfIFS^P^SVr^R^S n EABT MRT STATION I fe V BTp Mil UmiTp cp *gsg-^ 00 %a j n <& r%> I mMKWAWII RAJ W m® (843 words)
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      OFF UPPER BT. Timah Rd. 2)4 yrs. S/storey with 9200 sq.ft. of mature gdn. Quiet/ patio. $6900. HB XXXXX70/ XXXXX149. Co-broke. AT SUNSET RENOVATED 3-sto-rey semi-d. 4 rms. 4500/ 5000 sq.ft. amenities $SK. CM XXXXX88 BEAUTIFUL D.21 BRAND new 3 storey corner terr. 3165 sq.ft. 4+2 rms. Balcony. $6K. 9557-5555 (571 words)
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      D.IB LUCKY HGTS. 3-storey semi-d. 4+l rms. Renovated. $3300. XXXXX16/ XXXXX663 SP D.ie LUCKY VIEW. Spacious. 2storey, 3300 sq.ft. 4+l. Renovated. Quiet. $3,000. Urgentl XXXXX53 D.IB NEW BNGLW. At Jin Greja. 5423/ 4260 sq.ft. s+l+2. $8000. Call XXXXX85/ pg. XXXXX876 D.IB S/STOREY SEMI-D. Newly renovated. 3 bdrms./ 2 attached bathrm. (727 words)
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      UPPER THOMSON RD. Terr. Hse. 2+l. $2500. Aircon. F/furn. Orchard, Katong area. 9-XXXXX88 URGENT! 3-RM. F/FURN. Available immed. Petir Rd. Blk. 206. Rent neg. All welcome. 9301-3121. $2600 ONLY SEMI-D. 270 Upper East Coast Rd. 3 rms. (aircon) 1. Pg. 9212-1737 David. $3800 NEGI BINJAI 2-storey semi-d. on hilltop. Quiet. (732 words)
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      422 HUDC/ HDB Apts For Rent APPROVED 3-RM. AM Kio/ Lim Chu Kang $1100 unfurn. Exec. Tampines $2000 F/furn. XXXXX345 APPROVED B-RM. PASIR Ris. F/furn./ 4-rms. Bedok N. Furn. Aircon. All races. 9265-0725 Agt. APPROVED 5 RM HOUGANG. F/furn. Near amenities/ interchange. Short-term. Pg. 9232-1318. APPROVED EXEC. APT. Pasir Ris. (714 words)
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      422 HUDC/ HDB Apts For Rent BRAND NEW EXEC. Apt. m Pasir Ris. F/fum. F/aircon. Opp. central/ MRT. Rent neg. Immed. 9233-6224 BT. BATOK. TAMPINES, Yishun, A.M. Kio, Sims Aye., Simei, Pasir Ris, Bt. Panjang, 3-5 rm. XXXXX76 DEPOT RD. APPROVED 5-rm. Nicely furn. Renovated. F/aircon. Ist June '97. Call: (728 words)
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      422 HUDC/HDBApts For Rent 3-RM. WOODLANDS. NEAR MRT. F/furn. aircon. Immed. Rental nag. Tel: XXXXX76 Agt 3-RM. YISHUN, MINS. to MRT, Northpoint. F/ furn. Rental neg. 9 200-6549. Agt. 3 RMS. YISHUN Blk. 144. F/furn. Near MRT. Northpoint. Rental neg. XXXXX549 URES. 3 ROOM BLK 4 Holland Drive. Approved. Very (983 words)
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      426 Rooms For Rent A.M. KIO MRT. Rm. sharing with 2 ladies. $160. 3 ladies. $510/ Bedok/ Yishun. Tel: XXXXX56 A.M. KIO ST. 21. Common rm. Prefer female Chinese. Can movein immed. Pg. XXXXX087. No agts. ATTN. RMS. AT all areas. Immed. For professionals, couples, workers. Nora 791-0514. (24 hrs.) (987 words)
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      426 Rooms For Rent 2 ROOMS AVAIL, at Jurong Pt. (Aircon.) NTI (non-aircon.) Call XXXXX00. No agts. pis. FEMALE ONLY! HOUGANG Central blk. 304. Tel: XXXXX33 agt. ROOM FOR RENT at Woodlands. Tel: 02-016-XXXXX02. 429 Short-Term Accommodation D.09 CAIRNHILL TERRACE House m serene environment. Parking for 2 cars. 4+l bdrms. (882 words)
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      441 DOl-08 City ft South-West PTE APTS Sale BELOW DEVELOPER'S PRICE! DOS Westcove. 1130 sq. ft. TOP '98. NUS/ Japanese sch. XXXXX980 DOVER PK. VIEW. Twr.A. 969 sq ft. 2+l. High fir. MRT. Full facilities. $730 K. Mascot XXXXX396 D.02 INT'L. PLAZA. 2/3 rms. City/ sea view. Tenanted. High fir. (899 words)
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      445 DO9-10 Orchard/ Tanglin/ Holland HOUSES Sale SERIOUS SELLER D.lO BEST PRICE ASTRID HILL VICINITY 22,000/ 10,000 sq.ft. D.lO DALVEY ESTATE 15,210/ 7,381 sq.ft. D.lO VICTORIA PK. CLOSE 29,000/ 990 sq.ft. 999 yrs. Price on application. Ganuina Buyers Call Or fax HAN ft BOONS ASSOCIATE Tal: 260-8070/ Fax XXXXX71 D.lO (877 words)
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      446 DO9-10 Orchard/ Tanglin/ Holland PTE APTS Sale AT D.lO CITY Tower. Almost Sold! 1700 sq.ft. 3+l. High fir. Upgraded! Best view! Freehold. ACS/ Newton MRT. Hurry! XXXXX917 LP. D.09 CAVENAGH H'SE (Upgraded). 1700 sq.ft. 3+l (3 toilets). Pool, near MRT/ Newton/ ACJC. Price 0.n.0. HB XXXXX268 D.09 EXCELLENT LOCATION, (1055 words)
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      446 DO9-10 Orchard/ Tanglin/ Holland PTE APTS Sale D.lO HOLLAND HILL Mans. 1,313 sq.ft. 2+l. Extensively renovated. F'hold. Best unit. XXXXX43. D.lO HOLLAND HILL Pk. 3+l. 2056 sq.ft. F'hold. Pool/ security. Tenanted. 51.85 M Agt. 225-5588. D.IO KASTURINA LODGE. f'hold. TOP 1999. Units from 753 sq.ft. Pg. 9418-7087 LRR D.lO (913 words)
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      455 Dl 2-14 Bale.tier/ miicphenoiv uoyleno, HOUSES Sale D.14 MAJESTIC 2V.-STOREY semi-d. 3600 sq.ft. s+l bdrms. Grand frontage. F'hold. near MRT. Only $1.75 M. Harvest XXXXX88 D.14 NEAR KEMBANGAN MRT. 3/storey corner terrace. Facing N/ E. Split level. 4+l bdrms. 2600 sq.ft. Good value. Denker XXXXX11 D.14 NEAR KEMBANGAN MRT. (2149 words)
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      460 Dl 5-16 East Coast HOUSES Sale FL OWNER XXXXX68 MUST SELL!! SELL BELOW VALUE! I D.16 New 3-storey corner I I terr. F'hold. Approx. 2100 I I sq.ft. 4+l bdrms./ attached. I Facing South. Easy access/ I mins. to MRT. I Don't Ml— The Bortl I D.lB SIGLAP VICINITY (905 words)
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      461 Dl 5-16 East Coast PTE APTS Sale D.lB OFF SIGLAP CTR. Renovat ed 3+l/ 1700 sq.ft. Mins. to Siglap Amenities! Freehold. 61.038 M D.lB COSTA RHU. TOP '97. Pte. lift. 2/ 2+l/ 3+l bdrms. apt. 1012/ 1400/ 1776 sq.ft. SSOOK onwards D.I B NEAR PARKWAY. Cosy 3 bdrms./ 1200 (1074 words)
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      461 Dl 5-16 East Coast PTE APTS Sale D.I B THE MAKENA. 3+l. 1593 sq.ft. High floor. Full sea view/ face S.E. CVP XXXXX88/ XXXXX453 D.lB WALK-UP APT. 2/ 3 rms. F'hold. Near MRT/amenities. TOP end '97. Pacific Eagles 9202-7785. D.lB WALK-UP APT. Very beautifully renvoated. 1217 sq.ft. 3+l. F'hold. (970 words)
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      Dl 7-18 Changi/ 465 D l 18 Changi/ 465 Dl 7- 18 Changi/ 465 D l 18 Changi/ 465 017-18 Changi/ Pasir Ris Pasir Ris Pasir Ris Pasir Ris CSS'.'.S? HOUSES -Sale HOUSES Sale HOUSES Sale HOUSES Sale HOUSES Sale j i i i The Straits Times Classified PROPERTY GUIDE (1340 words)
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      471 Dl 9-20 Serangoon/ Thomson PTE APTS Sale DON'T MISSI D.19 Cardiff Grove. Designer decor. Excellent move m cond. 2 rms. with pool view. 1238 sq.ft. Near all amenities. Pg. 9-XXXXX93 SML Exclusive. BISHAN PK. CONDO. Built-up approx. 1324 sq.ft. 3+l. 99 yrs. Good view. Face pool. Best unit. Near (516 words)
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      475 D 22-28 West A North HOUSES-Sale D.28 BRAND NEW 3-storey terr. Begonia Villa. 1700/ 2800 sq.ft. 4+l. TOP Dec. '97. Leasehold. Tel: XXXXX37/ pg. XXXXX910 Mr. Yip. D.28 BRAND NEW semi-d. Eaton Walk. Off Jin. Woodbridge. 2152/ 2102 sq.ft. 4+l. Quality finishing. $1.58 M. 252-0097/ 9309-2766 CSP. D.28 PRICED (442 words)
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      465 017-18 Changi/ 476 D 22-28 West Pasir Ris North HOUSES Sale PTE APTS -Sd* D.22 PARC OASIS. ijdHfr 4+l. 100% beautiful. FHTIB n Full facilities. 9491-2182 CW D.22 PARC OASIS. 13Z*~*tft Tenanted. Only SBBOK neg. mo 1227 1431 sq.ft. XXXXX0^6 agt D.22 PARC OASIS 1378 sq.ft., 3+l, tenanted with (1184 words)
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      492 HDB Apts For Sale (Ang Mo Kio) 3 'NO' A.M. Kio Blk. 440. High flr. Blk. 449 walk-up. Contra. Renovated. Valued. Amenities. Convenient Price neg. Agt. 9-XXXXX12 3H RM. A.M. Kio Blk. 503 mid flr. nicely renovated move m cond. near MRT/ amenities XXXXX625 Agt. 3%-RM. BLK. 633/ 419 (1032 words)
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      492 HDB Apts For Sale (Ang Mo Kio) 3%-RM. CORNER blk. 119. Marble/ unblocked. Amenities/ contra. Singles eligible. 9708 5506 Orion 3%-RM. L-SHAPED. CORNER. A.M. Kio. Blk. 540. Breezy. Mkt./ shops. Valued. D.E.S. 296-0828 3/ 4 'NO' A.M. Kio blk. 607/ 336. 610. Renovated. Can contra. Near all amenities. XXXXX261 (1023 words)
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      493 HDB Apts For Sale 493 HDB Apts For Sale 493 HDB Apts For Sale 493 HDB Apta For Sale 493 HDB Apts For Sale 493 HDB Apts For Sale (Bedok/ Chai Chee) (Bedok/ Chai Chee) (Bedok/ Chai Chee) (Bedok/ Chai Chee) (Bedok/ Chai Chee) (Bedok/ Chai Chee) The Straits (978 words)
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      4 'A' BEDOK Res. Blk 718. Mid flr. Marble flooring. Unblocked. Well kept. Pg. 9300-9029. 4 'A' BEDOK Res. Blk 720. Well renovated. Face park. Spacious. Tel: XXXXX50/ Pg. 9-XXXXX35 Inn 4 'A' BEDOK Res. Blk. 128. Mid flr. Unblocked. Lift landing. Valued. Shops/ mkt. XXXXX398 JOT 4 'A' BEDOK (787 words)
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      B-RM. 8LK.139 BEDOK N. Well renovated. High flr. Valued $405 K. View to offer. Pg. XXXXX898 SML B-RM. BLK. 98 Bedok N. Renovated, interim upgrading. Can contra. SR XXXXX22/ 9605-8750 S-RM. PT. BLK 19. Bedok S. 22nd flr. North-east facing. Simple renovation. Near amenities. 9-XXXXX37 8 YRS. ONLY! 5 "I' (622 words)
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      494 HDB Apts For Sale (Bishan) BISHAN BLK. 108, 4 "A' corner unit. 2nd flr. Opp. Rl. 5 mins. to Junction 8 MRT. XXXXX509 Agt. BISHAN ST. 24 near Catholic high sch. 4A type 20 flr. totally unblock windy XXXXX240 BISHAN 4 "A" comer. Superb interior. Blk. 269. Unblock. Windy. (773 words)
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      494 HDB Apts For Sale (Bishan) 4 'A' SIN Ming a. Near Thomson Yaohan. Windy. No blocking. Nice move-in cond. ARA: 9400-7777. 4-RM. "A" BLK. 254/ 4-rm. *S* Blk. 107 Bishan. Near good schs./ shops/ MRT. RH 9-XXXXX41 4-RM SHUNFU/ BISHAN Blk. 304/ 271, nicely renovated. Can contra. Valued. 9209-2702 (557 words)
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      496 HDB Apts For Sale (Bukft Batok) EXEC. MAM. BT. Batok, ground fir. Designer decor. 3 mins. MRT/ shpg. ctr. Can contra. Any offer consider. 9319 7714 C&H GENUINE SELLER! EXEC. mais. Blk. 223. Bt. Batok MRT. Mid fir. Beautiful move m cond. Chinese not eligible. DRI 9315-8570. URGENT SALEIII (746 words)
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      496 HDB Apts For Sato (Bukit Batok) S2BK. NO RENOVATION needed. Move-in. Blk. 101, 5 "A* Bt. Batok. Can contra. 9207-1314 S3IOK NEG. 4 'A' Corner Blk 416 Bt. Batok. High fir. Renovated. Can contra. Pg. 9522-3651 agt. 3 'A' BUC 264. Bt. Batok/ 3 M-rm. Blk. 3. Hillview. Unblocked. (1172 words)
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      j 497 HDB Apts For Sato (Bt Ntorah/ Q'town/ Talok Blangah) 3-RM. BUC 13S Tiong Bahru Rd. #14. Lift level. MRT/ amenities. Renovated. Well kept. Chinese not eligible. Can contra. Pg: 9-XXXXX07 3-RM. TANGLIN HALT. Blk 52. Ground fir. Near MRT/ mkt./ sch. Potential for redevelopment. Can contra. Daniel 9518-0068 (1081 words)
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      499 HDB Apts For Sale (Central/City) ZION RD. PT. Blk. 87, high fir. No blocking. Near amenities/ MRT/ CBD. Ambol XXXXX780 S2BBK. 3-RM. UPP. Cross St. Blk. 532. Renovated. High fir. Open view. Market. XXXXX38 agt. 3 "A" VEERASAMY Rd. blk 635. Low fir. windy. Well kept. Valued. Can contra. (1104 words)
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      500 HDB Apts For Sale (Choa Chu Kang/ Bukit Panjang) 3 'A* BLK 150. Petir Road. High floor. Renovated. View to offer. Pg. 9410-9138/ Tel: 9617-4668 3 'A' BLK. 137 Petir Rd. Next to corner. High fir. No blocking. Nicely furn. LRT/ amenities. 9417-2075. 3 'A' BLK. 108. Bt. Panjang. (1001 words)
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      501 HDB Apts For Sale (Clamant!/ Wast Coast) BLK. 412, 4 "NG' upgraded. Clementi. High fir. Dr. to dr. Marble fir. Quiet windy, MRT/ mkt./ poly. Aspac XXXXX542 Can contra. DON'T MISS! B-RM. Pt. Blk. 7 Ghim Moh. High fir. Panoramic view. Near MRT, food ctr., mkt, school. 566-8886/ 9506-6516. (1092 words)
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      501 HDB Apts For Sale (Clamant!/ Wast Coast) 3 'NO' DOVER Rd. Blk. 5. Quiet. Near sch./ mkt. Can contra. Valued $162 K. Pg. 9-XXXXX88 Ginza 3 'NO' DOVER Rd. N.S. facing. All amenities. Near good sch. Well-kept. Can contra. 9-XXXXX63 3 'NO' WEST Coast Blk 520. Move m cond. (1082 words)
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      502 HDB Apts For Sale (Geylang/Eunos/ Macpherson) BEST IN JOO SENG RD.III Blk. 11. 8 "I" corner Near mkt. sch. amenities Corner, high fir. peaceful Windy and morning sun Well kept, move m cond. Exclusive layout spacious bedrooms. Total: 1325 sq.ft. Valued $410K, price to sell Don't Miasl Rare Opportunity! (1044 words)
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      504 HDB Apts For Sale (Hougang/ Serangoon/ Yio Chu Kang) A MAIS. SERANGOON 423/ 125. Exec. apt. 542. 4 'NG' 109/ Hougang 5 "I' 351/ 504. Mais. 834. 3 'NG' 250/ Lor Ah Soo 5 A' 129. 5 T 156. 4 'A' 139. 9492-9296 ALMOST SOLDI! 8 "I' Corner Hougang (912 words)
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      504 HDB Apts For Sale (Hougang/ Serangoon/ Yio Chu Kang) HOUGANG ST. 81. 4 A'. Low fir. Near new shpg. ctr. Nice view. Quiet. Windy. 9-XXXXX10. No agts. HOUGANG EXEC. MAIS, b1k.533 high floor. 100% move-in, near future MRT. PA XXXXX66 HOUGANG BLK. 823 3 'A' High fir. Well kept. (1091 words)
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      504 HDB Apts For Sale (Hougang/ Serangoon/ Yio Chu Kang) 8 'I' BLK 360 Hougang. Move-in cond. 2 mins. to Central. $469K neg. Mohamed 9300-2712 C&H 8 'I' CORNER Hougang Aye 4. Walk-up apt. Can contra. Move-in cond. Pg: XXXXX414 Agent. 8 T CORNER blk. 518 Serangoon N, renovated/ aircon, (904 words)
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      505 HDB Apts For Sale (Jurong) I ATTN.! B 'I' corner Jurong. High floor. Renovated. Urgent! Cash SISK neg. Pg. 9418-1280 YSP ATTRACTIVE PRICE! 4 A' Blk. 316 Jurong E. Mid flr. Can contra. Pg. XXXXX873 ERA Co-broke BEST BUYI EXEC. Mais. Blk 337 Jurong. High flr. Unblocked. S. E. (1154 words)
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      i 505 HDB Apts For Sal* (Jurong) i 3 T YUNG Ping Rd. Blk. 6, high i flr. Near mkt., sch., single eligible. Can contra. 9218-8613 sote agent. 3 "NO' BLK. 257 Jurong/ Boon Lay 3-rm. Blk. 210/ 5-rm. pt. Blk. 204. All can contra. 9516*434 Bri 3 'NG' BLK. (1159 words)
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      905 HDB Apts For Sal« nae io (Jurong) S T BLK 823. Corner. Lift level 100% move m cond. Like new price. Pg: 9573-5133 agt. B T BLK. 931 Jurong W cornei Aircon. Marble fir. Can contra Low- cash. Serene 9498-1339 AR T CORNER. Blk 824. Nea amenities. Renovated. Low (1122 words)
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      i 510 HDB Apts For Sato (Marino Parade) 3 'I' MARINE Dr. Blk. 66, up- graded with utility. Nicely renovated. Must view! I XXXXX003 Colonial 3-RM. MARINE TERR. Blk. 59, high fir., no blockage. Amenities. Valued $183,000. 9-XXXXX10 Agt. r 3<-1 RM. MARINE Dr. blk. 67. i Move m cond. (1013 words)
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      512 HDB Apts For Sato (Pasir Ris/ Changi) LOW CASHI CORNER exec, mais. Blk. 413 with access. Valued $574 K. Face park. XXXXX308 ERA LOW CASH! 4 "A* Pasir Ris Blk. 124. Renovated. Lift level. 9202-1101 Wynn. LOW CASH! PASIR Ris b1k.224 Mid floor. 5 years. Renovated, can contra, pg- (1080 words)
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      514 HDB Apts For Sato (Tampiws/ Slroai) 4 'S' TAMPINES St. 42. Blk. 451 #11. Exec. Mais. St. 81 Blk. 894 #02 All m move-in cond. Nasir XXXXX855. Calista 9582-3771 ERA. 8 'I' TAMPINES Blk. 470. Excellent location, view, amenities. Well keDt High fir. Can contra. Valued. Eariy mSve-in. 9-XXXXX56 (1073 words)
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      514 HDB Apts For Sale (Tampines/ Simei) 4 *A' CORNER Tampines St. 12.. F/Renovated. near MRT, shpg. ctr. Can contra. Data 9212 0644 4 'A' CORNER Blk. 933 Tampines. Low flr. Well renovated. Near amenities/ sch. XXXXX897 Art 4 'A' CORNER Tampines Blk. 806, low flr. Renovated. Asking S3SOK neg. (1108 words)
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      516 HDB Apts For Sale (Toa Payoh/ Potong Pasir) R^J r ■XBjI ■Haai^BSlMMaMßMMaaiaßßa| ■PffifJßTTj Ik IB ■ifrHll ffj f BJHbj^hT *jBT bVj'ul'li'llkiV i B^TP^BEHb^^^^ara^ei^^CNi i ALL 3T T. Payoh. (Upgraded ex- t tra rm.) Blk. 53/ 107. High/ low flr. j Best facing. Move m. 2 mins. to < MRT/ (1055 words)
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      516 HDB Apts For Sale (Toa Payoh/ Potong Pasir) IT T. Payoh Blk. 200 dr. to dr. Ttid fir. renovated, MRT/ Shops/ ich. $330K XXXXX715 SML I T T. Payoh Blk. 214, #16, renovated, well kept, near amenities. (315K neg. Pg. 9-XXXXX55 Perron I 'I' T. Payoh Blk. 202. Move-in. (985 words)
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      518 HDB AOtS H>r 8919 {Yishun} IF YOU'RE LOOKING at this location, you must see this unit. You'll be richly rewarded. Blk. 764 4 *A'. Perfect cond. Best choice For the very fussy. 9202-0709 HMR ATTN. 3 'NG' Blk. 147/ 3 'A' 116/ 4 •NG' 218/ 4 'A' 350/ 5 (1091 words)
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      sin mm apis ror saie (Yishun) YISHUN 4 'NG' corner Blk. 712. Near amenities/ MRT. Valued. Can contra. Upgrading. 9-516-3307. YISHUN 4 'A' Blk 354. Lift level. Renovated. Amenities/ 3 'NG' Blk 707. Can contra. MRE 9211-0189 YOURS FOR ONLY SS9OK. Spacious. 1765 sq.ft. Jumbo 292. 5 bdrms. Renovated. Pg. (1123 words)
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      DIB tWO «p™ ror MM (Yishun) 4 YISHUN Blk. 772. Mid flr. Amenities/ MRT pools. Can contra. Early move-in. XXXXX272 ERA 4 *r YISHUN Blk. 253, high flr. Split aircon. Move-in cond. Valued. View to offer. XXXXX908 FAB 4 'S' YISHUN Blk. 727. Low floor. Convenient. Amenities. Quiet. Pg. 9400-8618 (971 words)
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      527 HUDC/HDB Apts Wanted (Rent/ Buy) Urgenty Required lor my reedy buyers Exec. Apt/ Mais./ Jumbo -any area •3m Woodands,Marslng& olhers 4-rm. Bishan/ Serangoon others Owners, Don't Delay! Viewing with Deposit Ej [Qualmed Realtor I A Subidiry Compioy of HD? I We have BUYERS! MFor 3-4 Room Fiats! I Attractive (464 words)
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      527 HUDC/HDB Apts Wanted (Rent/ Buy) A COUPLE URGENTLY requires whole HDB unit to rent. Any dist. Good budget. Owners kindly contact 842-3927 (Strictly no agents). A COUPLE ft Family urgently looking for 3 5-rm (whole unit/ 1 rm lock). Any area. Good budget. $800-$lBOO. Owner call XXXXX61. A PAIR (600 words)
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      527 HUOC/HOBApts Wanted (Rant/ Buy) INDIAN/ MALAY OWNERS. Rent out your whole unit. Lock 1 rm. For immed. tenants call XXXXX32. UST OF CLIENTS requires 3 to 5-rm. (Whole/ locked 1 rm.). HDB Apts. Any Area. 9702-7340 BRI PO: 9803-4892, MR Wang needs to buy a HDB flat m any (455 words)
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      531 Factory Space 531 Factory Space For Rent For Rent IB; BfJIK-l i i [inmßß Ipi wmmmkdummmm I H^lj wgtggt jj«g"s§j *Bfi &H aaVM flail I W Wk ■JBoli'^a: fIBBh^BBB BBH Bjlßßj EBBJi BJBfbb» 'ieKM Eta**. "■JEyB—l lB*"a^a"» w> ■■^■■f^i^BBiiSSSOBTCSBW ASaf FACTORY SPACE FOR LEASE Convenient Location Massive Loading Bays (290 words)
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      531 Factory Space 531 Factory Space For Rent For Rent WOODLANDS INDUSTRIAL ESTATE Brand new hi-tech architecture building Factory: 4100/ 20,900/ 24,000 sq.ft. Office: 1 100/ 2200/ 3300/ 6500 sq.ft. Floor load 20lcn per sq.m. Ceiling height 7m 2x 4 tons cargo lifts/ 2 units separate pax. lifts Excellent loading/ (921 words)
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      D.13 CmTECH. 1367 sq.ft. High amp. Good loading bay, Suits light, md. $3.9 K. 9307-3690 agt. D.13 MACPHERSON VICINITY, 1400/ 1800/ 2500 sq.ft. Suitable for light md. office. XXXXX143 LV D.13 TONG LEE Bldg. 900/ 1500/ 3000 sq.ft. Partitioned, aircon. $1.60 p.s.f. up. XXXXX491 ACH D.14 FTY J WAREHSE. Approx. (649 words)
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      532 Factory Space 532 Factory Space 532 Factory Space For Sale For Sale For Sale ■^B K^rp^i\3 BHfflil WE \St\\yt\\X\wM LWHiiMinrnil —^■■■i Bin ~T&m\X\XsArQ\£i HHINiil CIPL from DBS Finance The place to go for Commercial Industrial Property Loans. Up to 90% financing Financing period of up to 30 years Financing (1335 words)
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      532 Factory Space For Sale TERR. FTY. FOR takeover. 1200 -2400 sq.ft. with office. A.M. Kio, Dafu, Eunos, others. XXXXX12 agt. TUAS DETACHED FTY. Land/ built-in 53,000/ 26,000 sq.ft. Long kasa. Engrg. trade. JHI: XXXXX6? 934 Office Space m For Rent 1 1 HIIIM I MbtV sift vi iiizTi HAIWaH) (415 words)
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      534 Office Space 534 Office Space For Rent For Rent Up to 8,126 sq ft per floor available Call 330 3640 Efficient column-free offices with raised flooring Near Raffles Place MRT Station 904 1 1 ,975 sq ft Call 330 6577 High floor with seaview available Above Raffles Place MRT (319 words)
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      534 Office Space 534 Office Space For Rent For Rent THE CONCOURSE (BEACH ROAD) Outside CBD/Near Buqis MRT Station Panoramic sea view Ample carparKing spae* Whole Floor 16,300 sqft Sub-divided Units 1 ,400 10,000 sqft Immediate occupation INTERNATIONAL BUILDING (ORCHARD ROAD) Outside CBD/Near Orchard MRT Station Next to Shaw House (526 words)
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      834 Office Space For Rent ORCHARD TOWERS Outside CBD. Ample Carpark Rear Blk. New unit. Bth fir.: 1905 2002 sq.ft. Front Blk. sth/6th fir.: 818, 716 sq.ft. 7th fir.: 1309 sq.ft. 9th fir.: 739 sq.ft. 14th fir.: 1324 sq.ft. 19th fir.: 797 sq.ft. 18th fir.: 2630 sq.ft. Available for Rent (715 words)
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      534 Office Space For Rent D.09 CATHAY BLDG. Various sizes. Near MRT/ cinema/ shpg. Partition/ carpeted. Move-in cond. Immediate. Pg: XXXXX509 D.09 OFFICE FOR rent. Corner unit with 2 drs. Well renovated. Orchard Twr., opp. Hilton Hotel. Area: 345 sq.ft. Tel. XXXXX41 Lilian. D.09 OUTSIDE CBD. 1550/ 1679 sq.ft. Designers (889 words)
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      534 Office Space For Rent D.Ol THE OCTAGON at Cecil St. 380 5480 sq.ft. Sole agt. OPS 224-7255. D.Ol TONG ENG Bldg. 807 sq.ft. High fir. Rental $6.50 p.s.f. Pg. 9-XXXXX93 SML D.02 ANSON CTR. 421 sq.ft. 2 yrs lease. Move-in cond. MRT, amenities. Parking. Agt. 9598-3052 D.02 INTERNATIONAL PLAZA. (841 words)
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      534 Office Space For Rent GOLDEN WALL CTR. Besides Albert Hotel, 260 sq.ft. Office unit, convenient, $1200, 764-1562 agt. GOLDHILL CTR. 1280 sq.ft. Near amenities MRT. Available immediately. Rent neg. Agt. XXXXX543 GROUND FLR. 880 sq.ft. Extra aircon. Water. For clinic, transport, showroom office. Tel: 392-2108 HIGH STREET CTR. High (1291 words)
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      535 Office Space For Sale HIOH STREET CENTRE. 785 sq.ft. Mid fir. 3 partitioned rooms. XXXXX18 ext. 32/ 9-XXXXX20 Eddie HOOQANO CENTRAL. HOB office for takeover, Approx. 900 sq.ft. Aircon. Carpeted XXXXX182 mri. PLAZA. 464 sq.ft. High fir. Sea v.aw. Near MRT. $720,000. Colosaians 9-XXXXX80 Mm. PLAZA. 938 sq.ft. High (557 words)
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      537 Shop Space 537 Shop Space 537 Shop Space For Rant For Rant For Rant |nj AREA (SQ.FT.) I CUPPACE PLAZA 280 fto 657 HiyK I FAR EAST PLAZA 329 to 538 I CINZA PLAZA 91 to 4233 ■TnfTTIM I GOLDEN LANDMARK 194 to 291 ■uSlylj] I LUCKY CHINATOWN 151 (468 words)
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      DON'T MISSI HURRYI Hurry! Blk. 335 Hougang 2-storey shophouse for takeover/ rent. Tel: XXXXX02/ XXXXX33 agt. DON'T MISSI HURRYI Hurryl Cherryhill Condo. Shop space for rent. Approx. 1000 sq.ft. Price neg. Tel: XXXXX02/ XXXXX33 agt. D.02 7-1 1 TYPE convenient store Kg. Bahru. 800 sq.ft. Ground fir. Main rd. Glass (459 words)
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      BLK 42 HOLLAND Aye. HOB shop space. Good for most trades. Face mkt. 9413-6893 ERA. BOON LAY SHOPPING Ctr. Ist floor shop. 700 sq.ft. Rental: $6500 0.rt.0. Tel: XXXXX28/ XXXXX35. BRAND NEW 2/storey shophse. Upp. Weld Rd. 3600 sq.ft. Marble. Only $XXXXX Pg. 9414-1862 BT. TIMAH SHPG. Ctr. #02-40, 150 (889 words)
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      537 Shop Spece For Rent NORTH BRIDGE RD. #02. Approx. 350 sq.ft. Lavender MRT/ Immigration Ctr. $1400. XXXXX93 KJ PEARL CENTRE 168 sq.ft. Next to Outram Park MRT. Carpeted. All trade. Pg. 9414 0624 agt. PRINSEP ST. NEWLY renovated ground floor conservation shophouse. 2065 sq.ft. Tel: 732-7235. PROVISION KIOSK FOR (746 words)
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      538 Shop Spece 538 Shop Space For Sele For Sale ft) Fortune Centra Within walking distance to Albert Street, Bugis MRT Station and Bugis Junction. Well-located shop units with sizes from 200 sf to 500 sf on the first to fourth storeys. Water supply and ample car parking lots available. (909 words)
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      540 Rettaurant/ Lounge Space For Rent For Leas* Prim* Restaurant Space at The Concourse Beach Road Area: 2,000 3,000 sq.ft. Reasonable Rent Available immediately Ideal for specialty cuisine International Building Orchard Road Area: 1,136 sq.ft. Reasonable Rent Outside CBD near to Orchard MRT Available immediately Tel: 282 8181 nong roK (426 words)
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      543 Warehouses/ Storage Space For Rent FOR LEASE 9#fffll"O#talCffleKl BfJawßs ninil (ThSMmmt >i» <>■■■■>«« tie— neWV*K9BJvejy SJTvtCmf ©now room Location: Off Baleatier Road Office: 3,450 sq.ft. approx. Warehouse: 3,679 sq.ft. Ground 5,519 sq.ft. 2 levels mesanine Land area: 12,500 sq.ft. approx. Impressive office environment Large own compound parking Call Sola (840 words)
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      544 Warehouses/ Storage Space? For S*'« M D.13 TANNERY HOUSE. 2wß*~ cent units. Each 2002 sq.ft. foe sale with tenancy. Interest miaft* I contact Evelyn at XXXXX08. IfM** D.13 2882/ 1780/ 1400/ 950-aprt. Ample free car park. Easy loading. I Avail, immed. For rent $2.10 f.s.f, ij Sale $350 p.sf. (1033 words)
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      566 Properties m 556 Properties m 556 Properties m Malaysia/ Batam Malaysia/ Batam Malaysia/ Batam V (A) 2 lots of land at Wadihana, JB city for sale. Good location, suitable for business, area approx. 30,000 sq.ft. 35,000 sq.ft. (B) 2 units of double-storey factory and 1 unit of 3-storey factory (1378 words)
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      574 Cruises 574 Cruises 581 Tours 581 Tours ■Til 1 9atk DUAITft mmT IbtlHSbwl B HOUPATSJC :3~ International Cruise Departs Every Friday BMIIIBBIHB— 3D2N f>l £LJL Penang Cruise Q*f Departs Every Sunday wiiMEiamma 4D3N Port KlangL-. fr 1 O langkawi Cruise I O" Departs Every Tuesday HlllB ijUpmmm I Way (370 words)
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      581 Tour* 581 Tour* 581 Tours 581 Tour* if Sl»R^®P*KlW# 3D Penang Cruise 4 < fji 3D Genting By Star Aquarius/Coach Oep: Sunday I W^T Htl IBlast+l Dinner JQO 4DP.KIang/Langkawi t 4ftA mm^jjjgMW >^° Dap: Tuesday a (Quad sharing) I o^f jjj 30 Genting By Star Aquarius/Air 3Dlnternational Cruise ,OAQI (591 words)
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      $65 Ferry, Hotel, Meals, Tour, Free Bus to Town BtiNTNuevmeMr mm 'TANJUNG PINANG* l?68J»l«Mi Xt>umfenj,tnwftr,mom (tHin-dwintJ&bnatfnt OjMV» 2 CMHMIO /^T-w^ Dcyt C*ols/MOT^syT 9 MALACCA QmftCKMSi tnd^jTJ/ l'Mpe« B«tdMt. -<<knft*. VfhfMTT Soorktßkl FmflM, C«lt«n NMn, I 3/5 Bays package from $499 Sheraton, Holiday Inn, Sen* *igl Palace mcli Flights, Ist class (54 words)
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      881 Tours U BANGKOK F 6 E *$299 IDBANGKOK/PATTAYA „319 SO BANGKOKfATTAYA/ 30HATYAI fr«3l9 JIPHUKET TANJUNG PINANG i3C I BATAMTOUR S*O\ yP.TINCGIi i?M*l rapß«noß 2Dfrslos AUSTRAUA PROMOTION 50 Sensational Sydney $1060 (dep. 08 JUN Blue Mountain) 50 Tropical Cairns $1250 50 Goldcoast 3 Worlds $1170 60 Goldcoast Farmstay $1320 50 (271 words)
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        850 Deaths 850 Deaths 850 Deaths POR KIM KIOW Age: 78 Passed away peacefully on 27 April 1997. Sadly missed by family and loved ones. Husband: Tan Kai Kee Sons: Daughters-in-law: Tan Thiam Gee, Tony Mary Tan Tan Thiam Huat, Tommy Tan Thiam Quee, Frankie Ong Chye Lua, Susan Tan (562 words)
    • Page 20 Advertisements
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        581 Tourt 581 Tourt 581 Tourt mmmmmmmmmmmm mmmmmmmmm sSS=ssSS====s=S ■■^t- B??i^(RtirjiMMKß»^4Wr^jria^j BS^K'SB^afflßiSilr^S^S Witness the spectacle of Japan m full bloom. With JAL, you can. MMt. Fuji, Lake Kawaguchi, Tokyo Disneyland, Nara Deer Park, Kiyomizu Temple, Osaka Castle. (Domestic flights included) Includes all the sights m our 6D JAPAN EXPERIENCE plus (432 words)
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        SBl Tourt 581 Tours CfeciAl Py(»»t>t<<>H Return Airfare Breakfait 9 jPi 2 NT Accommtxlation Daily Departure j IbERJAYA TIQMAN RESORTJI 3/4 D PHUKET 3D HATYAI/ 4D HATYAI/ Pr «QQ SONGKHLA SAWUI lil2r Fr $359 Ft $449 lopl mate araUfar neala at Sightacdug Heala <f Siflßtocdng 4/5 D BANGKOK/ 4/5 D (731 words)
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        Bakeries Delicatessens 5 Catering 8 Food Courts 11 Food Items 14 Lounges /Discos /Pubs /Karaoke 17 Party Function Organisers 20 Restaurants Food Outlets 23 Take-Aways 30 Video Games Arcades 33 Other Entertainment 36 (Special Interests) Antiques Collectors' Items 52 Aquariums 54 Arts Crafts 56 Bicycles 58 Books Magazines Comics 60 (684 words)
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        (Residential Properties for Sale) Property Financing Insurance 432 Open Houses/ Show Units 433 DOl- 08 City South-West Houses -Sale 440 DOt- 08 City South-West Re Apts -Sale 441 009-10 Orchard Tanglin Holland Houses-Sate 445 DO9 10 Orchard Tanglin Holland Re Apts -Sale 446 01 1 &21 Newton /Bt Timah Clementi (722 words)
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        M^W I! ■■■■■■■■■■ij $9.00 per line (Minimum 3 lines) B-Wilfl'lflitfiM; $30.33 per col. cm. (Minimum 3cm x 1 col) $37.29 per col. cm. I (Minimum 3cm x 1col) (Above rates are subject to GST) I CATS. I BB i I (40 words)
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      Obituary &HAKCO //Mth Deepest Sympathy Heartfelt Condolences to Our Managing Director, Mr Bernard Chia on the demise of his beloved father an Chia Kirn Sheng Departed: 26 April 1997 The Management Staff of Hakko Corporation Hakko Products Pte Ltd Hakko Manufacturing (S) Pte Ltd Melectron Sdn Bhd Hakko Products Sdn (80 words)
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