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The Straits Times, 21 January 1999

Article also available on microfilm reel NL20295 [Lee Kong Chian Reference Library - On shelf]



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  • Masthead [Title Section]
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    The Straits Times Established 1845 Thursday January 21, 1999 •96 Pages in three parts mh a (i>) 054/12/98 mm -A Singapore Press Holdings puhlu ation \J\J I nil I mmgt (30 words)
  • Changes to teaching of Chinese [Articles]
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    Changes to teaching of Chinese CHUA MUI HOONG The aims are to help foster a Chinese elite as well as to help bright students who struggle with the language Bi/_ IF PROBLEMS ARE IGNORED. 'IF WE ignore the real problems these children have learning Chinese, they are likely to develop (732 words)
  • What the new moves mean [Articles + Illustrations]
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    • ALBERT SIM
    What the new moves mean HURIURIHG A CHINESE ELITE PRIMARY LEVEL EXTEND Higher Chinese (HCL) option to EM2 students with Band 1 in CL, and at least Band 2 in English and Mathematics at Primary 4. From: 2000 SECONDARY LEVEL Extend HCL option to those who score in top 30 (367 words)
  • Clinton proposes ambitious policy agenda [Articles]
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    • REUTERS, NEW YORK TIMES, WASHINGTON POST, FINANCIAL TIMES
    Clinton proposes ambitious policy agenda WASHINGTON President Bill Clinton, ignoring the impeachment trial in his State of the Union address, launched the boldest policy initiative of his presidency with a plan to increase public spending to bolster the ailing finances of social programmes. As his lawyers opened his defence against (575 words)
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  • PRIME NEWS
    • CIQ issue: Sovereignty's at stake [Articles]
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      CIQ issue: Sovereignty's at stake Z URAIDAH IBRAHIM This is why KL has to settle its legal claim in this bilateral matter before the rest can be tackled, says minister >±IL MALAYSIA'S claim to a legal right to retain its Customs and immigration facilities at Tanjong Pagar railway station must (667 words)
    • Love triangle ended with man's ear bitten off [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • FRANCIS ONG
      Love triangle ended with man's ear bitten off KARENWONG *!L THE two boyfriends of a beer waitress got into a fight over her and one man bit off the other's ear, the district court heard yesterday. Victim Tan Hai Chen, 46, a scrap-metal seller, told the court that he was (481 words)
    • What it should have been [Articles]
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      What it should have been THE caption for the photograph accompanying our report "Couple hid heroin in son's hospital ward" (ST, Jan 16") said that the drugs shown were seized by the Central Narcotics Bureau from a I^engkok Bahru flat. That was wrong. The drugs' were seized else- where, in (89 words)
    • Industry 21 plan to get $750m boost [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • ALBERT SIM
      Industry 21 plan to get $750m boost NARENDRA AGGARWAL The additional sum will put zip into two schemes designed to transform Singapore into a knowledge economy, says Trade and Industry Minister By THE Government will pump another $750 million into two of its schemes for boosting manpower capabilities in leading-edge (525 words)
    • No land sales by Govt this year [Articles + Illustrations]
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      No land sales by Govt this year THERE are about 26,000 private property units for sale in the pipeline this vear, so the Government will not release any more land for sale this year. National Development Minister Lim Hng Kiang said this in Parliament yesterdav in response to question from (153 words)
    • Govt freezes tertiary students' fees [Articles]
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      Govt freezes tertiary students' fees TUITION fees for undergraduate, polytechnic and Institute of Technical Education courses will be frozen at the current levels for this academic year and the next, Education Minister Teo Chee Hean announced yesterday. But fees for postgraduate programmes will be raised over the same period. An (319 words)
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  • WORLD
    • Bikini weddings in hot water [Articles]
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      • REUTERS
      Bikini weddings in hot water It has become popular because it is a good way of vetting away from the big family affair. Travel specialist Sean Tipton on why wedlock is going abroad The Jagger divorce spat highlights British weddings abroad in exotic places, and raises doubts about the legality (597 words)
    • THE MARRIAGE THAT NEVER WAS' [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • AFP
      THE MARRIAGE THAT NEVER WAS' THEIR wedding was safel to have been the wedding of 199O» And the headlines proclaimed that Texan model Jeny Halt had finally tamed the "wild man of rock", Mick Tagger, by marrying him-in a Hindu ceremony in Bali that December. But soon after the wedding, (235 words)
    • Grandpa, the sperm bank wants you [Articles]
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      • AFP
      Grandpa, the sperm bank wants you COPENHAGEN Sperm quality among men in their 50s surpasses that of younger men. according to two studies examining the sperm of 9,600 Danish men. The surveys, published in the daily Information on Tuesday, also show that sperm quality ha& fallen by 2 per cent (189 words)
    • You mean this was not a massacre? [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • REUTERS, REUTERS
      You mean this was not a massacre? THE father of this ethnic Albanian boy, accompanied by his grandfather, lies here among the bodies of at least 40 villagers from Racak. The corpses were found in a ditch on Bebus Hill, the site of recent fighting in southern Kosovo. International monitors (321 words)
    • Iron rule of Kosovo tells Nato [Articles]
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      • REUTERS
      Iron rule of Kosovo tells Nato Yugoslavia says its tough policy will continue while the US warns that force is still a strong option BELGRADE Crisis over KOSOVO deepened yesterday after Nato s top general tailed to persuade Yugoslavia to change its iron-fisted policy in its rebellious southern province. The (486 words)
    • 4 held in plot to bomb US missions in India [Articles]
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      • REUTERS, AFP
      4 held in plot to bomb US missions in India NEW DELHI Four men, ->aid to be linked to Saudi multi-millionaire Osama bin Laden, have been ar(Oted tor allegedly planning to bomb the United States Embassy in New Delhi and it.s consulates in two other Indian cities. One man was (188 words)
    • VISION FOR A NATION [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • AFP, REUTERS, REUTERS
      VISION FOR A NATION POO HWEI WEN Highlights of President Bill Clintons State of The Union address DOMESTIC POLICY Social Security Transfer of some US$2.7 trillion (554.3 trillion) of the projected US$4 trillion government budget surpluses over the next 15 years to the Social Security retirement income fund, with up (444 words)
    • Social Security plans reflect centrist line [Articles]
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      • REUTERS, WASHINGTON POST
      Social Security plans reflect centrist line In his proposal to reform the Social Security system, Clinton has included elements that appeal to both Democrats and Republicans WASHINGTON The path the White House laid out to preserve Social Security for the next half century' would bring about the most fundamental change (608 words)
    • US govt to sue cig makers for medical bills [Articles]
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      • REUTERS
      US govt to sue cig makers for medical bills WASHINGTON The Justice Department i.s planning a lawsuit against tobacco companies to recover the costs to the federal government of smoking-related illnesses. President Bill Clinton has said. "Taxpayers shouldn't pa\ for the cost of lung cancer, emphysema and other smok-ing-related illnesses. (265 words)
    • It's all a witches' brew, says Clinton's lawyer [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • REUTERS, WASHINGTON POST, AFP
      It's all a witches' brew, says Clinton's lawyer At the start of an aggressive White House defence of the President, counsel all but accuses the House prosecutors of lying to the Senate White House counsel Charles Ruff (above) defending President Bill Clinton against the charges in his US Senate impeachment (589 words)
    • Gangs sneak Asians into Australia as refugees [Articles]
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      • AFP
      Gangs sneak Asians into Australia as refugees NO ENTRY In the 1996/97 financial year 1.350 people were refused entrv at Australian airports. This rose to 1 555 the next Near In the first six months of the 1998/99 period, the figure was 1,058. These illegal immigrants enter with false papers (420 words)
    • US office of poll candidate's aide burgled [Articles]
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      • REUTERS
      US office of poll candidate's aide burgled ISRAEL'S WATERGATE SAGA WASHINGTON For the second time in a week, intruders have broken into the offices of a political pollster which is doing campaign research for Mr Ehud Barak, the leader of Israel's opposition Labour party and candidate for Prime Minister. "We (307 words)
    • 600D TO BE ON HOME SOIL [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • AFP
      600D TO BE ON HOME SOIL Jordan's King Hussein praying on the airport tarmac upon his arrival in Amman on Tuesday. The King, who returned after six months of cancer treatment in the United States, said there was "a lot to be done" to consolidate the future of his country. (51 words)
    • Chile's forbidden fruit [Articles]
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      • REUTERS
      Chile's forbidden fruit the apples. Enza said it suspected buds from the new varieties had been smuggled out of New Zealand by Chilean fruit-industry members during private visits here. "We have taken action to gain control of these varieties by placing advertisements in Chilean newspapers advising local apple growers and (330 words)
    • He's here, there, everywhere [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • REUTERS
      He's here, there, everywhere MEXICAN residents waiting for a bus in Mexico City, in front of one of the countless displayed images of Pope John Paul 11. The imminent arrival of the leader of the Roman Catholic Church has been used by companies in products ranging from potato chips to (92 words)
    • Pope potato chips? [Articles]
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      • REUTERS
      Pope potato chips A mass-marketing campaign for John Paul's visit to Mexico sparks controversy as sponsors use his image on a wide range of products MEXICO CITY The mass-marketing campaign surrounding Pope John Paul's fourth visit to Mexico has sparked a furious debate over whether the Pontiffs image should be (483 words)
    • Dolly's creator set to clone human embryo [Articles]
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      • AFP, NEW YORK TIMES
      Dolly's creator set to clone human embryo The British scientist is in talks with a company which is funding a team expected to begin an embryo-cloning project for therapeutic research LONDON The scientist who created Dolly, the cloned sheep, will move on to human cloning next, according to a BBC (377 words)
    • PEOPLE
      • Dustman who donated 50,000 books [Articles + Illustrations]
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        • AFP
        Dustman who donated 50,000 books SPECIAL BURIAL FOR A HERO TAIPEI A garbage collector, who used his earnings to buymore than 50,000 books, which he gave to about 100 schools in 30 countries, was buried at a ceremony attended by government and city officials. Mr Wang Kwan-ying also opened a (146 words)
      • ACTOR TASTES NEW YORK 'VIOLENCE' [Articles + Illustrations]
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        ACTOR TASTES NEW YORK 'VIOLENCE' NEW YORK Hollywood actor Donald Sutherland did not have to leave his New York City hotel room on Sunday night to get a taste of violence. He got a gash on his forehead when he accidentally ran into a wall after opening his room door (101 words)
      • OH, TO BE AS FIT AS JOHN GLENN [Articles]
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        • REUTERS
        OH, TO BE AS FIT AS JOHN GLENN BONN German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder told American astronaut John Glenn he hoped to emulate his long political career and especially his fitness. Mr Schroeder, 54, said, after meeting Mr Glenn, 77. in the chancellery in Bonn, that he would like to match (102 words)
      • HUSTLER JIBE RANKLES MINISTER [Articles]
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        • AFP
        HUSTLER JIBE RANKLES MINISTER OTTAWA Canadian Heritage Minister Sheila Copps was not amused when she found out Hustler magazine was asking readers to say why they would like to have sex witn her. "I am extremely disgusted by the Hustler incident," she said in a statement on Monday. The fact (63 words)
      • Untitled [Articles]
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        Northern Ireland nationalist leader and Nobel laureate John Hume accepted the Martin Luther King Jr Peace Prize in Atlanta, saying the example set by the civil rights leader laid the groundwork for peace in Northern Ireland. South African President Nelson Mandela on Tuesday unveiled a memorial at the site where (64 words)
      • Untitled [Articles]
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        Quoteworthy 'Academics so loved tJieiroivn research and contact with their .students you could get them to eat the bark off a tree before they will protest. It's true but we are beginning to lose patience. Mr David Triesmaa, general secretary of the Association of University Teachers, on plans by British (57 words)
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  • EAST ASIA
    • SINGING FOR HER SUPPER [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • AFP
      SINGING FOR HER SUPPER AFP A Chinese girl, bundled up against the freezing weather, singing traditional songs on the streets of downtown Beijing yesterday. She was seeking donations to buy food for herself and her blind, unemployed father. (38 words)
    • HK newspaper execs sent to jail for fraud [Articles]
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      HK newspaper execs sent to jail for fraud WANG HUI LING The trio will be jailed for up to six months each. The outcome of the trial raises questions about Sinq Tao chairman Sally Aw' s role in the case By HONCKONG CORRESPONDENT TWO senior executives of the Hongkong Standard (441 words)
    • The fight against layoffs [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • REUTERS
      The fight against layoffs FLASHBACK to last year: Motherhood did not stop a South Korean woman, an employee of car-parts producer Mando, from scuffling with police" in Asan in September, while in May, thousands of workers in Seoul protested against layoffs and demanded that government guarantee job security. There were (60 words)
    • Seoul expects more labour unrest [Articles]
      • Page 13
      • REUTERS
      Seoul expects more labour unrest South Korea will see worse labour conflicts this year, no thanks to economic restructuring and mass layoffs, says tripartite commission SEOUL Conflict in South Korea between labour and management will worsen this year as large-scale economic restructuring leads to mass layoffs, according to the head (374 words)
    • China in row with Taiwan over hijackers [Articles]
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      • AFP
      China in row with Taiwan over hijackers Taipei denies Chinese report that it is to repatriate nine held on island BEIJING China and Taiwan butted heads yesterday over a report that Taipei would repatriate Chinese nijackers held on the island. China's official news agency Xinhua said yesterday that Taiwan would (291 words)
    • Beijing sentences Internet dissident to 2 years in jail [Articles]
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      Beijing sentences Internet dissident to 2 years in jail SHANGHAI A Chinese court yesterday jailed software businessmen Lin Hai for two years for inciting the overthrow of the state through the Internet. This is the country's first known criminal conviction for political use of the Internet. The sentence more than (258 words)
    • FRESH QUEST [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • REUTERS
      FRESH QUEST A fish goes to sleep at the hands of Mr Toshiro Urabe, who is using the Chinese healing art of acupuncture. But Mr Urabe is no veterinarian, for this is taking place in a kitchen in a Kumamoto restaurant in south-western Japan. Chefs believe acupuncture makes it easier (92 words)
    • Suzhou Park building more facilities [Articles]
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      Suzhou Park building more facilities MARY KWANG Four social-amenity and publicutility projects launched, involving a capital outlay of $15.5 million By COMING UP An indoor swimming complex A kindergarten A steam plant More low-cost homes. CHINA CORRESPONDENT BEIJING The China-Sin-gapore Suzhou Industrial Park (SIP) is rolling out more social amenities (363 words)
    • Taiwan picks new man in Macau ahead of handover [Articles]
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      • AFP
      Taiwan picks new man in Macau ahead of handover TAIPEI Taiwan has sworn in a senior official as its representative in Macau, barely a year before the enclave's handover to China, reports said yesterday. Mr William Li, former director of the Cabinet-level Mainland Affairs Council (MAC), took the oath on (164 words)
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  • SOUTH-EAST ASIA
    • Death for cop who noisy boy [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • AFP
      Death for cop who noisy boy Philippine officer is sentenced to death the very day a convicted rapist's stay of execution is lifted MANILA A Philippine police officer who shot and killed an 11-year-old boy flying a kite on a rooftop because he was noisy "has been sentenced to die (342 words)
    • Snapped power line electrocutes revellers in river [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • REUTERS, REUTERS
      Snapped power line electrocutes revellers in river LUMBAN (PHILIPPINES) Frogmen scoured a Philippine river for more victims yesterday after 12 people were electrocuted when a floating pagoda snapped an overhead high-voltage line and revellers jumped overboard in panic. Ten other people were injured while more than 150 survived the tragedy (239 words)
    • Jail prepares for execution [Articles]
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      • REUTERS, AFP
      Jail prepares for execution MANILA Fresh preparations began yesterday for the Philippines' first execution in 28 years as a judge set the date but ordered prison officials not to divulge it to the condemned man until just hours before his execution. Trial judge Thelma Ponferrada fixed the date the second (210 words)
    • Pol Pot killed himself after discovering plot, says report [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • AFP
      Pol Pot killed himself after discovering plot, says report HONGKONG Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot committed suicide last April when he found out that former comrades planned to hand him over to the US, the Far Eastern Economic Review reported in its latest issue. The magazine said Pol Pot took (280 words)
    • Asian governments urged to remain vigilant [Articles]
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      Asian governments urged to remain vigilant EDWARD TANG Although their economies are in better shape than before, they are still vulnerable to external and internal shocks, says a World Bank official THAILAND CORRESPONDENT BANGKOK Asian economies are on the mend but their governments should be extremely vigilant as the recovery (459 words)
    • Asem provides channel for European donors [Articles]
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      • EDWARD TANG
      Asem provides channel for European donors BANGKOK The Asia-Eu-rope Meeting (Asem) trust fund has provided a unique opportunity for European nations to help crisis-hit Asia through a wide range of social programmes such as scholarship schemes and corporate-restructuring training. Six months after its launch, the fund has received US$47 million (246 words)
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  • INDONESIA IN TRANSITION
    • 'Model town' hit by religious clashes [Articles]
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      • AFP, REUTERS
      Model town' hit by religious clashes 'The city is paralysed and the military is on alert. A police officer in Ambon Eleven people die in Ambon after violence erupts on the first day of the Aidilfitri holiday. Officials say the situation there is still not stable JAKARTA At least 11 (551 words)
    • Jakarta court grants release to student activist [Articles]
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      • AFP
      Jakarta court grants release to student activist JAKARTA The South Jakarta district court has ruled that a student activist, arrested on suspicion of abducting a police intelligence officer, should be released as his arrest was not carried out according to legal procedures. South Jakarta court presiding judge Sultan Mangun on (219 words)
    • THE AMBON RIOT: How it started [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • AFP, FOO HWEI WEN
      THE AMBON RIOT: How it started JAKARTA Province police chief Col one] Karyono said the Ambon riot was no longer a simple case and lamented about how a criminal incident had deteriorated into inter-religious tension. This was how some officials believe the violence started: A migrant, a Bugis from South (131 words)
    • Monopoly firms fo pay fine or face jail [Articles]
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      • REUTERS
      Monopoly firms fo pay fine or face jail JAKARTA Indonesian Parliament has agreed to fine companies operating a monopoly by up to three times their annual profits and put the owners in jail, official news agency Antara reported. "If they can't pay the fine ...they must take the substitute penalty, (148 words)
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  • MALAYSIA
    • Cheaper to buy water from lonor, MB tells Singapore [Articles]
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      Cheaper to buy water from lonor, MB tells Singapore FACTORS TO CONSIDER SOME factors johor Mentri Besar Datuk Abdul Ghani Othman thinks Singapore should consider in making its decision on buying water: Longstanding bilateral relations between the Republic and Malaysia; Cost of obtaining water from several islands in Indonesia; Cost (501 words)
    • Bus-fare hike if road-toll rates go up [Articles]
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      Bus-fare hike if road-toll rates go up PETALING JAYA Ex-press-bus firms warn that fares will go up if toll rates on the highways are raised after Chinese New Year. The Star quoted Malaysia Malay Express Bus Operators Association president Hassim Dollah as saying that consumers should not expect expressbus firms (120 words)
    • ANGLER'S HEARTACHE [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • NEW STRAITS TIMES
      ANGLER'S HEARTACHE NEW STRAITS TI MES Fish have been dying by the thousands in a disused mining pool located about 6 km from Tanjong Tualang in Perak. The site, an angler's favourite, is one of many old mining ponds on a 60-ha tract of land. The dead fish, mostly tilapia (88 words)
    • Gluttons spoil festive treat for foreigners [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • BERNAMA, AFP, REUTERS
      Gluttons spoil festive treat for foreigners Residents rush for food at a museum open house, prompting some overseas visitors to leave without eatinq KUALA LUMPUR A Hari Raya reception arranged specially for foreign tourists turned ugly yesterday when Malaysians scrambled for delicacies provided for the foreigners. The rush for food (384 words)
    • KL spent $1.Bm to deport penniless illegals [Articles]
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      KL spent $1.Bm to deport penniless illegals KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia spent RM4 million (SSI.B million) last year to deport close to 44,000 illegal immigrants, most of whom were Indonesians. The Malay Mail quoted an Immigration Department official as saying that the authorities had to spend that amount to send home (324 words)
    • Qing dynasty artefacts iinearmed in Malacca [Articles]
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      • NEW STRAITS TIMES
      Qing dynasty artefacts iinearmed in Malacca MALACCA Chinaware and urns, dating back to the Qjng dynasty in the 17th century, have been recovered at a reclamation site near the historical Malacca river. The blue-and-white chinaware from the Qjng period (1644-1911), similar to that recovered from the Diana shipwreck in Tanjung (125 words)
    • 20 people killed in crashes on Hari Raya [Articles]
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      • BERNAMA
      20 people killed in crashes on Hari Raya WE HAVE APPLIED ALL THE IDEAS, TRIED OUT ALL METHODS COUNTRIES, SPENT MIUIONS OF RINGCfT ON CAMPAIGN AND EDUCATION BUT TO NO AVAL..THE NUMBER OF ACCIDENTS CONTINUES TO RISL' The Transport Ministry'* parliamentary secretary, Datuk Chor Chee Heung Tuesday's death toil brings (453 words)
    • Friends and relatives meet Anwar in jail [Articles]
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      • AFP
      Friends and relatives meet Anwar in jail SUNGAI BULOH (Selangor) Malaysia's ousted Deputy Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim met family and friends in prison here yesterday as he marked four months in detention on the second day of Hari Rava Aidililtri. Anwar's wife, Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, arrived at the (180 words)
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  • HOME
    • Loveletters behind many festive fires [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • FABIAN CHAN MIN-FAY
      Loveletters behind many festive fires In the festive season there may be eight to nine rubbish fires a day, many caused by embers thrown down chutes LOVELETTERS are setting many rubbish chutes on fire. After making festive loveletters or kuih belanda, careless cooks dump the charcoal embers down the chutes, (372 words)
    • 2 girls caught for nuisance calls [Articles]
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      2 girls caught for nuisance calls TWO girls were caught for making nuisance calls to the emergency 995 rumber this month. They were traced after calling the operator three times in one morning. The number of non-emer-gency calls fell last year, but they still made up a third of total (233 words)
    • Lawyer sues client for legal fees [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Lawyer sues client for legal fees LIM SENG JIN St A RETIRED lawyer is suing his former client in the High Court, claiming that the client did not pay more than $250,000 in legal fees for handling the purchase of three ships. The client says he paid $118,500 for the (386 words)
    • High-growth era may well be over, warns NMP [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • DENISE TAN
      High-growth era may well be over, warns N MP IRENE NG INSTITUTE OF POLICY STUDIES ANNUAL REVIEW Sustained low growth could create tensions unless Singaporeans lower expectations, says Dr Lee Tsao Yuan Bii INDONESIA'S PROBLEMS WILL AFFECT SINGAPORE 'Many Singaporeans agonise over the unpredictable trajectory of Indonesia... Will things become (783 words)
    • Crisis a proving ground for leaders [Articles]
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      Crisis a proving ground for leaders THE economic crisis is "a big problem but also a golden opportunity" for the ruling People's Action 'Party, said political science lecturer Lam Peng Er. "It may propel Singaporeans to work even harder in the face of inexorable international competition and pressure. It may (370 words)
    • Convent school given new site [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • CHEW SENG KIM
      Convent school given new site DOROTHY HO Work will start on the $16-million CHIJ St Joseph's Convent soon. Its new home will be off Punggol Road Bt, IT MAY not look like much now, but this 1.4-ha piece of land off Punggol Road will be the new home of CHIJ (458 words)
    • IN SHORT
      • REFUNDS FOR XMAS GALA CONCERT [Articles]
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        REFUNDS FOR XMAS GALA CONCERT THE holders of more than 3,000 tickets for a cancelled Christmas gala concert have got their refunds. The concert, billed to feature former Solid Gold host Marilyn McCoo and her husband Billy Davis Jr, was to have been held on Dec 24 and Dec 25 (119 words)
      • SEEKING DESTITUTE'S NEXT-OF-KIN [Articles]
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        SEEKING DESTITUTE'S NEXT-OF-KIN POLICE ace seeking the relatives of an elderly woman who died in Changi General Hospital on Jan 10. The 81-year-old woman, who was deaf and known only a.s Mah Cik, was a destitute resident at the Jamiyah Home for the Aged. Police are appealing to her next- (63 words)
      • FOUND WANDERING AT PASIR PANJANG [Articles + Illustrations]
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        FOUND WANDERING AT PASIR PANJANG THIS unidentified woman (above), was found wandering in PSA Corporation's Pasir Panjang port on the night of Jan 5. She is about 60 years old, 1.5 m tall, medium built, and has grey hair and a missing front tooth. She is now warded at Woodbridge (83 words)
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  • PARLIAMENT
    • MINISTERIAL STATEMENT ON CHINESE LANGUAGE IN SCHOOLS BY BC LEE
      • THE PHILOSOPHY [Articles]
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        THE PHILOSOPHY The Government's long-standing policy on bilingualism and learning of mother tongues in schools remains unchanged. English is and will remain our common working language. It is the language of global business, commerce and technology. But the mother tongue gives us a crucial part of our values, roots and (118 words)
      • THE TRENDS [Articles]
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        THE TRENDS Firstly, the language profile of Singaporean families is changing rapidly. N4ore Singaporean homes are now English-speaking. Younger families are much more likely to be English-speaking than older ones. Successful Singaporeans have many opportunities to live and work overseas. Tlils makes it critical to develop among them a sense (100 words)
      • Flexible approach to mother [Articles + Illustrations]
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        Flexible approach to mother AS THE purpose of teaching Chinese is not purely utilitarian, but to transmit heritage ami values, the cultural content of tin textbooks is important. While learning tne language, we want tne pupils to pick up stories and fables, barn about historical characters, ami imbibe lessons for (4472 words)
      • CUSTOMISATION: Catering to students of differing abilities [Articles]
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        CUSTOMISATION: Catering to students of differing abilities MOE is working to re-orientate the entire education system to an ability-driven paradigm. It is designing mass customisation models to allow each pupil to proceed as far as he can in the areas in which he excels. This applies to all subjects. We (595 words)
      • THE APPROACH [Articles]
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        THE APPROACH We want every Singaporean to study his mother tongue in school for as long as possible, and to as high a level as he is capable 0f... 0n1y a minority of people —at most 10-15 per cent of the population have the IQ and the aptitude for languages (138 words)
      • THE FRAMEWORK [Articles]
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        THE FRAMEWORK The policies I have outlined are a refinement and updating of the existing framework, not a dramatic change. They will guide the teaching and learning of Chinese Language in schools... These changes will help to maintain a Chinese cultural elite as one important component of our multi-racial society. (120 words)
    • Nan Hua to become SAP school next year [Articles]
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      Nan Hua to become SAP school next year guage and culture was needed to produce a new generation of Chinese language teachers, journalists, broadcasters, artists and even ministers. At present, 22 per cent of upper primary school students and 12 per cent of secondary school students took the subject. The (592 words)
    • Boys nave harder time mastering language [Articles]
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      Boys nave harder time mastering language INNATE DIFFERENCES BOYS have greater difficultymastering the Chinese language (CL) than girls, indicating that the problems they face go beyona a lack of interest or effort. Deputy Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said yesterday. "It reflects innate differences between males and females, in brain (380 words)
    • BG LEE'S POOR GRADES FOR CHINESE LANGUAGE [Articles + Illustrations]
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      BG LEE'S POOR GRADES FOR CHINESE LANGUAGE DEPUTY Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong yesterday recounted how he had faced difficulties mastering the Chinese language while he was in school. In a candid speech, he told MPs that he had not fared as well as he had hoped to in his (375 words)
    • Chinese education takes new direction [Articles]
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      Chinese education takes new direction WHY ELITE NEEDED THERE is a clear differentiation between the Chinese- and English-speaking groups. This diversity is a source of strength. But in the future, the Chinese component would not be the same because the times are different. The circumstances which made the Chinese elite (671 words)
    • Basic course possible for Malay and Tamil [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Basic course possible for Malay and Tamil MPs CONCERNED ABOUT OTHER LANGUAGES THE basic course for the mother tongue will be applied to Malay and Tamil classes in schools if there is a need for it, Education Minister Teo Chee Hean said in response to MPs who spoke on the (395 words)
    • New Chinese moves unearth an old, hairy issue [Articles]
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      New Chinese moves unearth an old, hairy issue CHUA LEE HOONG FROM THE GALLERY By IT WAS a big and hairy issue, and it took a brigadiergeneral and a rear-admiral to tackle the myriad concerns raised. Deputy Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Education Minister Teo Chee Hean had parried (704 words)
    • Some Mrs worry students may choose 'soft option' [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Some Mrs worry students may choose 'soft option' must continue to do so at junior college level and not be allowed to upgrade to Chinese as a second language. Dr Ker Sin Tze (Aljunied GRC) and Mr Peh Chin Hua (Jalan Besar GRC) also suggested limiting the number of students (937 words)
    • Ways to enhance status of Chinese language [Articles]
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      Ways to enhance status of Chinese language STRESS the economic value of the Chinese language, re-establish one or two Chinese schools or even a Chinese university to enhance the status of the Chinese language. These were among the suggestions from MPs who spoke yesterday in the debate on the changes (308 words)
    • Kenneth Chen on son's difficulties [Articles]
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      Kenneth Chen on son's difficulties Zuraidah Ibrahim Jason Leow Geraldiime Yeo Leslie Koh Ahmad Osman MPS STRESS IMPORTANCE OF CHINESE LANGUAGE Reports hi/ AND HONG Kah GRC MP Kenneth Chen yesterday recounted in Parliament how his son could not do his preuniversity and university studies here because he could not (385 words)
    • Wider linges on CIQ issue [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Wider linges on CIQ issue What if... MPs raised several questions yesterday on the dispute with Malaysia over its customs, immigration and quarantine facilities remaining at Tanjong Pagar railway station. It has not submitted written legal arguments to back its claim to a legal right to be there. Below is (710 words)
    • New KL minister's remarks welcomed [Articles]
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      New KL minister's remarks welcomed FOREIGN Affairs Minister S. Jayakumar said yesterday that he looked forward to working closely with new Malaysian Foreign Minister Syed Hamid Albar to resolve outstanding issues and strengthen bilateral ties. Replying to Dr Ong Chit Chung (Bukit Timah GRC) who asked about the likely impact (148 words)
    • Law gets tough on cell phone drivers [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Law gets tough on cell phone drivers MOTORISTS caught using their mobile phones while driving might face fines of up to $1,000 or a jail term of up to six months, or both, under a tough new law passed by Parliament yesterday. Repeat offenders could be slapped with a maximum (472 words)
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  • COMMENTARY ANALYSIS
    • The Straits Times
      • Dogs didn't Dark [Articles]
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        Dogs didn't Dark CONAN Doyle's Sherlock Holmes once cleared up a mystery by focusing not on what happened but what did not: A dog tailed to bark. In the unlikely event that all things remain equal in the coming months, future historians of the current global crisis may look upon (598 words)
    • PUNCHLINES [Articles + Illustrations]
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    • Adi Sasono: Can he be Indonesia's next president? [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • CHEAH
      Adi Sasono: Can he be Indonesia's next president? DERWIN PEREIRA By IN JAKARTA INDONESIA'S Co-operatives Minister Adi Sasono is full of surprises. His decision not to campaign for Golkar in this year's general election disappointed his rivals in the ruling party, the Muslim constituency and even perhaps President B.J. Habibie. (1615 words)
    • IMF draws lessons from Asian crisis [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • REUTERS
      IMF draws lessons from Asian crisis JACK BOOKMAN Rid WASHINGTON The financial crisis in East Asia that started just over 18 months ago spread quickly, plunging much of the region into recession. It also spread to other vulnerable countries, notably Russia and Brazil, putting a brake on world economic growth. (931 words)
    • A look at a century of globalisation [Articles]
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      A look at a century of globalisation REGINALD DALE By INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE WASHINGTON What was the greatest technological breakthrough on the road to the global economy of today? Many would say the computer, which revolutionised the speed and scope of financial transactions. But some economic historians have a different (634 words)
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  • FORUM
    • Time for laws to biases [Letters + Illustrations]
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      • ADAM LEE
      Time for laws to biases I AM writing in response to the report 'They didn't want her because. (The Sunday Time:*, Jan 17). I felt for the woman who was the subject of the article. Being the object of discrimination is a frustrating thing and it leaves a person feeling (366 words)
    • HR managers feel pain, too [Letters]
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      HR managers feel pain, too MRYEOMong Heng's letter, "Do H R managers want humans or demi-gods?" (ST, Jan 19), was a rather emotional response to an imperfect world. He should know better there are always two sides to ever)' story. The report, "They didn't want her because (The Sunday Times, (337 words)
    • Now, THAT'S stupidity [Letters]
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      Now, THAT'S stupidity I AM writing in response tc Tham Chun Fai's letter, "Now, THAT's courage" (ST, Jan 19). Having answered similar questions before, I have to disagree with the comments. Leaving the question on courage blank could mean many things. First of all, it could mean that the applicant (248 words)
    • Innovators must not be driven by profit alone [Letters]
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      Innovators must not be driven by profit alone I REFER to the report "Hey Sarah... thank you for the time-saving gift" (ST.JanIS). Sixteen-year-old Sarah Flannery, who invented a system to code e-mail 10 *imes faster, intends to publish her breakthrough so everyone can use it. She does not plan to (366 words)
    • Disable traffic website [Letters]
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      Disable traffic website I REFER to the letter "Some reasons for slow access to LTA website" (ST, Jan 16) from the LTA's deputy director for corporate communications. Since I was unaware of its existence before I read the letter I checked out the TrafficScan site and found the first page's (169 words)
    • Sneer comfort at this cinema [Letters + Illustrations]
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      Sneer comfort at this cinema INTRIGUED by the report that a new and ritzy cinema was due to open soon, I went to see for myself. It is at Great World City and is ritzy because of its plush trappings. And for that, it will cost you S2O. Still, you (373 words)
    • Private Enclosed Space enigma [Letters]
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      Private Enclosed Space enigma AS THERE WAS A LACK OF DETAILS AND DUE TO THE MISLEADING FACTS IN THE PRICE LIST, CAN I ASK FOR A FULL REFUND OF MY BOOKING FEE? ON NOV 21 last year, I signed the option of purchase for a unit at Stratford Court. The (485 words)
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  • SPORTS
    • Koay quits SAWLF [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Koay quits SAWLF WEIGHTLIFTING Secretary and his committee offer to resign after failed Did to revive sport *1L HAKIKAT RAI THE management committee of the Singapore Amateur Weightlifting Federation has offered to resign. In a letter to Singapore Sports Council executive director Kwan Yue Yeong and Singapore National Olympic Council (535 words)
    • Samawira left out of Vincent's chess plan [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • FABIAN CHAN MIN-FAY, NOEL ROSALES
      Samawira left out of Vincent's chess plan SANTOKH SINGH SOCCER Reports bu HO CHI MINH CITY holds fond memories for Samawira Basri: He celebrated his 26th birthday there as Singapore beat Indonesia in the Tiger Cup semi-finals last year. But there will be no return to the city' of joy (508 words)
    • Rams run into coaching hiccup [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • DENISE TAN
      Rams run into coaching hiccup WOODLANDS WELLINGTON may be without a head coach until March 15. The Rams have named R. Vengadasalam as their firstteam coach 'out he will not be qualified to take the team until just before the season kicks off at the end of March. Starting this (342 words)
    • Should Lions have a code of conduct? [Articles]
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      Should Lions have a code of conduct? SHOULD national soccer players be subject to a code of conduct? The Football Association of Singapore thought so in 1981, producing a booklet that attempted to govern the behaviour of the Lions. That was then. The rule book is presently collecting dust in (567 words)
    • S-LEAGUE UPDATE
      • YOUNG, NICHOLSON RETURN TO THE FOLD [Articles]
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        YOUNG, NICHOLSON RETURN TO THE FOLD WOODIANDS WELLINGTON saw the return of its former players when it signed on Stuart Young and Max Nicholson yesterday. Young was the League's top scorer when he played for Home United last season while Nicholson turned out for Geylang United. But their signings arc (97 words)
      • ELEPHANT MASCOT FOR KHALSA [Articles]
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        ELEPHANT MASCOT FOR KHALSA CLEMENTI KHALSA FC has settled on the elephant for its club mascot. The cluh. which had its original choice of the falcon rejected by the S- league, has submitted drawings of the new logo for approval. General manager Jita Singh said yesterday that the elephant was (65 words)
    • Rodman to call it quits, [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • BLOOMBERG
      Rodman to call it quits, BASKETBALL Joins Jordan and Pippen as the third star player to leave the Bulls CHICAGO Free agent Dennis Rodman will retire from the National Basketball Association to pursue a career as a sports and entertainment lawyer, his agent, Dwight Manley, told Bloomberg News. Manley said (493 words)
    • Ferguson hints at retirement date [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • AFP
      Ferguson hints at retirement date ENGLISH SOCCER LONDON Alex Ferguson has said he may auit as manager of English Premier League side Manchester United in four years' time, bringing down the curtain on his career in 3003. United is due to open talks with the Scot over a new deal (186 words)
    • SPORT IN SHORT
      • SINGAPOREANS IN YANGON FINAL [Articles]
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        SINGAPOREANS IN YANGON FINAL SINGAPORE is assured of at least one gold medal in the Asian Satellite Badminton tournament in Yangon as both 16--year-old Li Li and Fatimah Kumin Lim advanced to the women's singles final yesterday. China-born Li Li scored a comfortable 11-4, 11-2 victory over the host's Swee (149 words)
      • MORE CASH FOR OPEN CHAMP [Articles]
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        MORE CASH FOR OPEN CHAMP THE British Open golf champion at Carnoustie in July will receive increased prize money of £320,000 (S$886,000), The Royal and Ancient Club, which stages the event, announced yesterday. The figure is an increase of £20,000 on the £300,000 won by Mark O'Meara at Royal Birkdale (106 words)
      • SQUASH'S BRITISH OPEN POSTPONED [Articles]
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        SQUASH'S BRITISH OPEN POSTPONED THE British Open Squash Championships, the most prestigious title in the game and climax of the European season, are to be postponed because of problems clinching sponsors, the Squash Rackets Association said on Tuesday. The 1999 British Open Squash Championships were scheduled for the National Indoor (92 words)
      • WLU SUPPED WITH $44,320 FINE [Articles]
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        WLU SUPPED WITH $44,320 FINE THii English Premier League on Tuesday gave Aston Villa a £16,000 (5544,320) suspended fine in connection with the signing of teenage soccer defender Gareth Barry from Third Division Brighton last year. The League also diverted £200,000 to Brighton from television revenue owed to Villa. Villa (82 words)
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  • SPORTS/RACING
    • Zaw's the man to beat in gathering of champs [Articles]
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      Zaw's the man to beat in gathering of champs S. MCRALI GOLF Bg WITH the likes of Singapore Open champion Zaw Moe. todsjft Andersen Consulting Champion of Champions tournament boasts the strongest field ever assembled for a local golf circuit event. Nearly every star attraction in the two-day tournament at (436 words)
    • WHIP HAND
      • SERANGOON GETS BETTING CENTRE [Articles]
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        SERANGOON GETS BETTING CENTRE GOOD news tor punters living in the Serangoon area. An off-course betting centre will be opened at *02-01 and *03-02 in Block 267, Serangoon Avenue 3, from tomorrow. This brings the total number of off-course betting centres to four. The others are at Apex Tower, Pearl's (116 words)
      • LION CITY CUP HERO DOLEUZE IS BACK [Articles]
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        LION CITY CUP HERO DOLEUZE IS BACK IX ADDITION to threetime champion Irish jockey John Murtagh, the STC will also bring ir top French rider Olivier Doleuze to spruce up the second weekend of the Lion City Cup meeting. Doleuze is best remembered as the winning jockey of last year's (108 words)
      • CHAMP SAIMEE EARNSPRAISE [Articles]
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        CHAMP SAIMEE EARNSPRAISE CHAMPION jockey Saimee Jumaat may not have ridden a winner in Australia yet but his recent visit to Perth has nevertheless earned him praise from the Western Australian Turf Club. All in, the Singaporean had 10 rides over four race days (three each on Jan 1, 2 (161 words)
    • Ruud shock for second seed Corretja [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • REUTERS, REUTERS
      Ruud shock for second seed Corretja AUSTRALIAN OPEN TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS Unfancied Norwegian knocks out Spain's world No. 3 M BOURNE Norway's Christian Ruud sprang the biggest surprise of his unremarkable career yesterday to knock Spaniard Alex Corretja out of the Australian Open. Ruud, without a tournament win in seven years (426 words)
    • Davenport sends a chill [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • AFP, REUTERS
      Davenport sends a chill 1 PLAYED THE WIND TO MY ADVANTAGE. IF YOU CAN PLAY SKILFULLY THROUGH THIS WIND, YOU FEEL LIKE YOU'RE Hi HEAVEN.' World No. 1 Lindsay Davenport (above) warning her rivals that her best is still to come MELBOURNE LindsayDavenport said she was in heaven yesterday and (378 words)
    • Tennis chief slams charges [Articles]
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      • AFP
      Tennis chief slams charges MELBOURNE International Tennis Federation president i^nan Tobin yesterday denied accusations that tennis had a major drug problem. "I can't accept the fact that tennis is being killed or damaged by drugs. It's very isolated," the Australian said after former world No. 1 Jim Courier demanded that (324 words)
    • DANNY KJIOO'S GUIDE TO YESTERDAY'S BUKIT TIMAH TRACKWORK [Articles]
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      DANNY KJIOO'S GUIDE TO YESTERDAY'S BUKIT TIMAH TRACKWORK GOLD BROKER drew notice to his chances in the Class 3 Div 3 1,600m race on Saturday with an eye-catch-ins workout at Bunt Timah yesterday. With trainer Charles Leek astride, the first-up runaway winner disposed of bOOm easily to clock 43.156C on (501 words)
    • SCORES [Articles]
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      SCORES BADMINTON Asian Satellite in Yanqon (S'pcreans unlesss stated) Men's singles: Ronaid Susiio M .win Myr (Mya) 15-6 15-1. 0-final: Susiio lost to Polsana Boonsak (Thai) 13-15 9-15 Doubles q-final: Patrick Lau/Aman Santosa bt Thiha Myintwai/Nyun Tun Lin 15-13 15-3 Women's sinqles: Fatimah Lim bt Aye Thondor Tun (Mya) 11-0 (857 words)
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  • OBITUARIES
    • 850 DEATHS 850 DEATHS 850 DEATHS [Obituaries + Illustrations]
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      850 DEATHS 850 DEATHS 850 DEATHS MAHINDER KAUR w/o late Subedar Sundar Singh of village Badrukhe Age: 92 passed away peacefully on 18th January 1999 and was cremated on the same day. Sadly missed by Sons: Daughters-in-law: Daljit Singh (ISEAS) Advesh Phoolka Jagjit Singh (Singapore Police) Charanjit Kaur (Baljit Singh, (581 words)
    • 850 DEATHS 850 DEATHS [Obituaries + Illustrations]
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      850 DEATHS 850 DEATHS YONG KUAN LING Age 80 was called Home to be with the Lord on Wednesday 20/1/99. Sadly missed by family and loved ones. (Husband: Ho Ngiap Yap, deceased; Sons: Daughters-in-law: (Ho Suan Chiong, deceased) Jimmy Ho Chin Chionq Tei Ah Jek James Ho Foo Chiong Grace (313 words)
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      I His smiling way and pleasant face Are a pleasure to recall: He had a kind word for each And died beloved by all. Some day we hope to meet him. Some day. toe knotr not when. To clasp his hot.it in the better land. \ever to part again. CA.T.S. (120 words)
  • Page 38 Miscellaneous
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  • MONEY
    • KL COMPOSITE [Articles + Illustrations]
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      KL COMPOSITE (2 words)
    • JAKARTA COMPOSITE [Articles + Illustrations]
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      JAKARTA COMPOSITE (2 words)
    • SET INDEX [Articles + Illustrations]
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      SET INDEX (2 words)
    • HANG SENG INDEX [Articles + Illustrations]
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      HANG SENG INDEX (3 words)
    • NIKKEI STOCK AVERAGE [Articles + Illustrations]
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      NIKKEI STOCK AVERAGE (3 words)
    • DOW JONES [Articles + Illustrations]
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      DOW JONES (2 words)
    • SICOM FUTURES [Articles]
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      SICOM FUTURES January es) RSS 1 (Tonnes High S cents Low 'kg) Sett Vol Open Int Fep 99 „ I*"?-"') 123.50 125.25 75.00 75.00 73.75 63.00 66.50 66.50 70.00 70.25 Low 120.00 123.00 125.00 127.50 129.50 132.50 70.50 72.50 74.25 75.25 76.50 78.25 63.00 63.75 65.75 67.50 69.50 71.00 Sett (263 words)
    • FTSE-100 [Articles + Illustrations]
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      FTSE-100 (1 words)
    • GOLD [Articles]
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      GOLD London ,-normrq fit (Wtdrwsday) 285.90 Phvsicei (SS) Mon Wed XXXXX-XXXXX.62 XXXXX-XXXXX.06 1553-1627.40 778-818.85 310-332.69 78-90.64 16-24.72 Wed 1548 776 „ 309 •1622.25 815.76 331.66 0.64 4.72 5 qm u 1 qm 77-Q Bullion coins (Ss/02) s' port Oultion com 495-501 497-503 C*rt*3ian Austr*ii* n nugqet 494-517. )6 496-519.12 Wed (92 words)
    • CURRENCY [Articles]
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      CURRENCY INTERBANK RATES(9am,Jan2O) Buylnq 00 Selling Singapore dollars to one unit of foreign currency Australian dollar 1.0650 1.0870 Canadian dollar 1.0890 1.1120 N2 dollar 0.8940 0.9130 Sterling pound 2.7720 2.8010 US dollar 1.6780 1.6890 Sinqapore dollars to 100 units mM ol foreign currency Austrian schilling 14.00 14.40 Belqian franc 4790 (141 words)
    • UNIT TRUSTS & fUNDS [Articles]
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      UNIT TRUSTS fUNDS Managers' prices (S$) UNIT TRUSTS 21Aber deen Asset Mgt Asia Ltd Aberdeen S'pore GrFd 0.997 1.049 NA Req China Fund!*" 0.405 0.430 NA Req India Fund 0.640 0.675 Aberdeen Select Portfolio NAGIo Bal Fund/& 0.660xd 0.695xd American Opport Fd 1.018 1.070 NAGIobaMOOGr Fund/" 1.045 1.100 Continental Euro (1248 words)
    • HONGKONG STOCKS [Articles]
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      HONGKONG STOCKS ■yiIHIWIPJIMIUIj K V L L ..2.83 0.54 1.70 -0.12 unch +0.06 -0.02 +0.55 unch -0.01 -0.05 -0.01 -0.15 -0.04 unch ♦0.02 -0.03 -0.01 •o.ol 0.00 unch unch 0.03 -0.10 -0.05 •o.ol 0.15 •C.3o •o.ls 0.01 am Soon L ki ee Hing Dev ansion hse Grp 1.36 1.54 0.60 (373 words)
    • SPOT RATES [Articles]
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      SPOT RATES Source: EXCO AP S'PORE Open Close USS/Yen 113.60 113.25 USS/SS 1.6810 1.6783 USS/HKS 7.7475 7.7482 AS/USS 0.6387 0.6395 Eur/USS 1.1595 1.1571 E/USS 1.6550 XXXXX (26 words)
    • PALM OIL [Articles]
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      PALM OIL Crude palm oil (Ms/tonne) Jan 99 2,210.00 (South) Refined palm oil (US$/tonne) RBD Palm OH Jan 99 607.50 (seller) FeD 602.50 (seller) RBD Olein Feb 99 642.50 (seller) Mar 630.00 (seller) RBD Stearin Feb/Mar 99 455.00 (seller) (39 words)
    • SILVER [Articles]
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      SILVER Closing prices (USS/troy oz) Mon Wed Singapore 5.12-5.14 5.13-5.15 Frl Tue New York 5.12-5.14 5.12-5.14 Source: ROTHSCHILD (18 words)
    • TIN [Articles]
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      TIN Closing prices (MS/Kllo) KL Tin Closed Turnover Closed Source: BRIDGE (11 words)
    • CRUDE & PRODUCT PRICES [Articles]
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      CRUDE PRODUCT PRICES Timing of cargoes. Prices as at 17:14pm, 20/1/99. Source: DOW JONES Crude/Product MonthChange Price (USS) BBL BRENT BLEND Mar unch 10.80 10.85 WEST TEXAS interm Mar -0.01 12.13 12.17 DUBAI FATEH Mar -0.20 10.58 10.63 TAPIS BLEND Feb unch 12.25 12.35 MINAS Feb unch 10.90 11.00 NAPHTHA (63 words)
    • ASIAN CURRENCY UNITS [Articles]
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      ASIAN CURRENCY UNITS Contract Source: CCBC BANK Unit One mth 3 mths 6 mths 9 mths 12 mths Call Value date oSS dj 4V. 4/, 4V* 4 4V, 4V» 47. 47,. 37» 37* 22/01 22/01 AS 4 NZ 37i 3 7, 4 47. 17, 22/01 STG 57* 5/, 4- 4'7, (93 words)
    • SIMEX FUTURES [Articles]
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      SIMEX FUTURES Jan 20, Spot index on market closed, 9 Settlement Price not available. Eurodollar 3-Tueth deposit i!00 implied interes Open High Low rate) Sett Est Vol Feb 99 95.035 95.035 95.030 95.020 85 Mar 99 95.040 95.045 95.035 95.040 5482 Apr 99 95.075 0 May 99 95.100A 95.090 0 (385 words)
    • CLOB INTERNATIONAL [Articles]
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      CLOB INTERNATIONAL Transaction Curr Last Vol Day Gross Net M Cap Hiqh low Company Traded Sale *or- OOO High Low div P/E $mll CDL (2000) HK400 8 2C.5 7744.7 I hsbc hksio 4ob HK3980 n 's'slel My.enMK$5 3000 777 'u». 47^ 56 XXXXX.5 New World Dev HK- i 0 6 (107 words)
    • STRAITS TIEMS INDEX [Articles + Illustrations]
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      STRAITS TIEMS INDEX (3 words)
    • SES MAIN BOARD [Articles]
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      SES MAIN BOARD Transaction 52-Wk c urr Last Vol Day Gr's Net M Cap Wt Avq High Low Company Traded Sale ♦or--000 Hiqh Low Div P/E Smil Pric 4: 65 5 17.5 m 25 1 Acmasoc e Alliance Ti 81 -1 439 83.5 79.5 27.5 5.7 134 24.8 82 29 (4167 words)
    • BT-SRI [Articles + Illustrations]
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      BT-SRI (1 words)
    • INDICES [Articles]
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      INDICES Chanq* Straits Times Index 1548.27 1.17 BT 08/OS 193.00 -109.00 BT C ADI -XXXXX.00 -124 00 BT 10-day MA -XXXXX.00 20.00 DBS CPF index 449.20 -0.12 DBS 50 Index 507.93 1.65 OCBC3O 456.94 0.25 UOB Blue Chip 597.11 1.66 MSCI Singapore 231.01 ♦0.10 Simsci Futures 231.50 ->-2.80 (48 words)
    • SCOREBOARD [Articles]
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      SCOREBOARD L' Sing foreign stocks. t Active counters with no volume today are not included. (15 words)
    • Trade figures hurt market sentiment [Articles]
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      Trade figures hurt market sentiment Ng Wei Joo MARKET REPORT mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmsim STOCK prices yesterday retreated from earlier gains during the late afternoon after the Trade Development Board (TDB) released worse-than-expected trade figures. The key Straits Times Index rose more than 17 points in early morning trading, hitting a high of (320 words)
    • TOP ACTIVES [Articles]
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      TOP ACTIVES SembCorpl 25c 26,016,000 ST Enqq 10c 16,502,000 SingTel 15c 13,342,000 Poh Lian 10c 9,618,000 MCL I and 9,153,000 Uif". .V(99 9,081]000 MMI Hlflgs 10c 8 862 000 Fle.'Mch WtO2 8,XXXXX00 K«r> r?tLee Bank 7,536,000 Circuits Plus Hldgs 6,945,000 (40 words)
    • TURNOVER (READY) [Articles]
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      TURNOVER (READY) Sing foreign stocks. TURNOVER COOO) Main Sesdaq Total Multi Ind 61.313 61,313 Manufacturing 67.507 20,277 87.764 Commerce 25,291 1,447 26,738 Tpt/Stor/Comn is 25,836 195 26,031 Finance 39.755 39,755 Construction... 22,528 1,440 23,968 Properties 39.009 39.009 Hotels/Rsts 1,751 960 2,711 Services....: 12,638 1,171 13.809 Others 4,302 57,146 BLW 52,844 (56 words)
    • BONDS, LOANS & WARRANTS [Articles]
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      BONDS, LOANS WARRANTS Transaction rn M stq 1 n stocks sturM Md) utftn gthtfwttf Stocks approved under C PF Investment Scheme Afi ThtTW M9 KfWHtt fyCtfHtW'WlW. f^itt iHC tat Wo to f fUlii M (Non-trusteet f mitts, HuraU, NOt^rft, Yaohw, AW Mro, FW RMCA. T«kw UM. Tow Stocks flpprovto ufidtr (1183 words)
    • SESDAQ [Articles]
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      SESDAQ 52-Wk Curr La«t Vol Day Get Se! M Cap Wt Avg High Low Company Traded Sale *or- 'OOP High Low Div P/E $mM Prici MANUFACTURING 243 30 e* AS Auto 10c 113 *1 1118 117 110 1S N 10.7 129 115 79.5 45 e ASJ Hldgs 20c 65.5 +5.5 (918 words)
    • MONEY WORLD
      • LOWER EU GROWTH FORECASTS LIKELY [Articles]
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        • AFP
        LOWER EU GROWTH FORECASTS LIKELY THE Kuropean Union (EU) will probablv have to cut its forecasi fox economic growth this year below the ■J.4 per cent it W*a anticipating in the autumn, the EU executive commission said in its annual economic report yesterday. The report noted that the continuing global (81 words)
      • SEOUL TO SPEND MORE ON JOBLESS [Articles]
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        • BLOOMBERG NEWS
        SEOUL TO SPEND MORE ON JOBLESS SOUTH Korea will boost spending on the unemployed by more than onethird from a year ago as the jobless rate surges to as high as 8.3 per cent this year. The Cabinet approved a total Budget of 7.69 trillion won (5510.7 billion) to create (94 words)
      • KOREAN BROKERAGE UNDER PROBE [Articles]
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        • REUTERS
        KOREAN BROKERAGE UNDER PROBE THE Korea Stock Exchange has begun investigating suspected insider trading within Seoul Securities which accented an investment recently by financier George Soros, an exchange official said yesterday. The unnamed official said the exchange would look into whether the brokerage had bought its own shares and sold (62 words)
      • VIAGRA LIFTS PFIZER PERFORMANCE [Articles]
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        • REUTERS
        VIAGRA LIFTS PFIZER PERFORMANCE PFIZER Inc said strong sales of its key drugs, including anti-impotence drug Viagra, lifted profits to USS634 million (Ssl.l billion) in the fourth quarter of last year, up 14 per cent from the 1997 quarter. Excluding unusual items, profits jumped 42 per cent to US$7ll million. (51 words)
      • SOTHEBY'S GOES ONTO THE NEB [Articles]
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        • REUTERS
        SOTHEBY'S GOES ONTO THE NEB RENOWNED auction house Sotheby's Holdings is launching an Internet auction business, joining the flurry of companies rushing to capitalise on electronic commerce and triggering a 28 per cent jump in its share price. "We expect the site to be up and running by early summer," (81 words)
      • LOWER PROFITS FOR JP MORGAN [Articles]
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        • AFP
        LOWER PROFITS FOR JP MORGAN JP MORGAN reported on Tuesday fourth-quarter earnings after charges and exceptional items of US$27l million (XXXXX.2 million). The earnings amount to +2 US cents per share, seven US cents ahead of forecasts but sharply lower than US$l.33 a year earlier for the banking group. AFP (50 words)
      • DAIMLERCHRYSIER CHIEFS' TOKYO TRIP [Articles]
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        • AFP
        DAIMLERCHRYSIER CHIEFS' TOKYO TRIP THE co-chairmen of DaimlerChrysler are to leave some time this week for talks in Tokyo expected to focus i)ii buying a stake in Nissan Motor Corp. MessrsJ u e r g e n Schrempp and Robert Eaton are to meet Japanese government officials, DaimlerChrysler employees and (62 words)
    • Dow too nigh, says Fed chier [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • BLOOMBERG NEWS
      Dow too nigh, says Fed chier Greenspan fears that US shares may be overpriced, even though the economy continues to do well WASHINGTON Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan yesterday suggested that US stock prices may be too high even though he acknowledged the US economy was rolling along with few (520 words)
    • Microsoft gain jumps 75% to $3b [Articles]
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      • REUTERS
      Microsoft gain jumps 75% to $3b QUARTERLY RESULTS BEAT ESTIMATES STERLING SHOWING MICROSOFT benefits from: Strong growth in PC shipments. This fuelled demand for the company's Windows NT family of products and Office suite of basic business applications. Demand caused by year 2000 concerns. SEATT E Microsoft Corp's quarterly earnings (400 words)
    • US regulator files charges [Articles]
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      US regulator files charges SCAM: Beware THE shares were sold by operations using the names Robinson Schwab International, Chateau Schreiber Financial Management and Trust, Anderson Blake and Oxford Securities. LONDON The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filed securities fraud charges in New York on Tuesday against tour Canadians which (308 words)
    • Chase thrives as rival stumbles [Articles]
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      Chase thrives as rival stumbles NEW YORK Chase Manhattan posted a strong increase in earnings in the fourth quarter, in spite of the turmoil in global capital markets, while BankAmerica. created by last years merger of BankAmerica Nationsßank. suffered a severe fall. BankAmerica. now the second largest US bank in (166 words)
    • COMING TOGETHER: What is involved [Articles + Illustrations]
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      COMING TOGETHER: What is involved It nil SiYt both parties money to do things together, says Mr Saeki (left) of the business alliance. Alongside him is Mr Takeuchi. Toyo, which has eight trillion yen (S$ 1 18.4 billion) in assets, will absorb Sanwa Trust and Banking, with assets of 16 (85 words)
    • Sanwa Trust to merge with Toyo [Articles]
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      • BLOOMBERG NEWS
      Sanwa Trust to merge with Toyo SIGNIFICANT COST BENEFITS TOKYO Hot on the heels of the big tie-up between Japan's Mitsui and Chou banks, Sanvva Bank yesterday announced it was merging its trust bank unit with Toyo Trust and Banking. The alliance between Sanwa, Japan's fifth-largest bank, and Toyo, the (366 words)
    • China hopeful of keeping yuan stable [Articles]
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      • BLOOMBERG NEWS
      China hopeful of keeping yuan stable BEIJING Chinas central bank governor Dai Xianglong said the country is capable of maintaining a stable currency this year despite the lingering impact of Asia's financial crisis and this month's decision by Brazil to let its currency depreciate, the China Daily and Xinhua news (160 words)
    • China lifting cap on IPO share prices [Articles]
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      • BLOOMBERG NEWS
      China lifting cap on IPO share prices SHANGHAI China is easing regulations that capped the price of initial public offerings (IPOs), Hongkong's South China Morning Post reported yesterday, citing financial analysts.' The government now allows companies involved in businesses similar to those of other listed firms whose shares are rising, (152 words)
    • HK told costs must tall further to compete [Articles]
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      HK told costs must tall further to compete WANG HUI LING Global business leaders find S'pore less costly and more pro-active in attracting foreign investment By HONGKONG CORRESPONDENT LOWER business costs or lose out in the global competitiveness race, a group of global business leaders told the Hongkong government yesterday. (433 words)
    • Manufacturing aims for $7.5b in investments [Articles]
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      Manufacturing aims for $7.5b in investments Though the target is lower than the $7.8b received in investment commitments last year, the EDB hopes this will create 13,500 jobs By NARENDRA AGGARWAL SINGAPORE has set itself a new target of attracting $75 billion in fresh investments in the manufacturing sector, which (455 words)
    • ROAD TO SUCCESS [Articles + Illustrations]
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      ROAD TO SUCCESS TIEN CHUNG PING Singapore's drive to be a knowledge-based economy by 2010 will be led by the manufacturing and services industries. The plan, tagged Industry 21, requires more nigh-tecn industries, hospitals, researchers, media groups and universities to set up here. Following are Singapore's 10-year targets: Attract 10 (382 words)
    • S'pore earmarks $2b a year for training [Articles]
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      S'pore earmarks $2b a year for training WALTER FERNANDEZ A KNOWLEDGE-BASED ECONOMY Bu IN FIVE years, Singapore will have to spend $2 biUioma year to train and retrain workers if it wants to realise the vision of becoming a knowledge-based economy, said Minister-with-out-portfolio Lim Boon Heng. Speaking to The Straits (498 words)
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      Asia's recovery outlook 'fragile' BANGKOK Prospects for recovery of ailing economies in Thailand, Indonesia and South Korea remain "fragile" because of weak domestic demand and "external shocks", such as the currency devaluation in Brazil, a top World Bank official said. Mr Jean-Michel Severino, vice-president for the East Asia and Pacific (221 words)
    • GEORGE SOROS: Public face of hedge funds [Articles + Illustrations]
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      GEORGE SOROS: Public face of hedge funds HEDGE funds operate in great secrecy but H ungarian- A me rican financier-turned* philanthropist George Soros (right) has been their public face ever since it was known that he made a billion dollars letting against the sterling in 1992. His funds nave often (63 words)
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      • LIM SIN THAI
      eyes listing in 2-3 years JEAN CHIA Brokerage already meets the SES conditions but it will wait for the right time in terms of market conditions and yields, says chairman Reports bu THIRTY-YEAR-OLD stockbroking firm Ong Co is eyeing a public listing within the next three years, said chairman and (527 words)
    • GES offers public 25m shares at 25 cents each [Articles]
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      GES offers public 25m shares at 25 cents each DENNIS CHAN Be. Turnover for the same period is expected to rise 18.7 per cent to $765. 1 million. GES, which is more well known to the public for its "Datamini" brand of personal computers (PCs), also does contract manufacturing for (405 words)
    • Western Digital to close Tuas plant, axe 450 jobs [Articles]
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      Western Digital to close Tuas plant, axe 450 jobs CHEE JANN PERNG By US DISK-DRIVE maker Western Digital (WD) announced yesterday it is cutting about 9 per cent of its workforce here, or about 450 jobs confirming an earlier report by The Straits Times ot major restructuring. It is closing (405 words)
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      Govt spells out policy on hedge funds OPEN-MINDED APPROACH Si NGAPO RE will not stand in the way of hedge funds wishing to operate here but they will be subject to the same regulations and licensing requirements as other funds and fund management companies, the Government said yesterday. The Monetary (460 words)
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        MMI SETS UP VENTURE WITH EDB MM I Holdings and the Economic Development Board's investment arm, EDB Ventures, have set up a joint-venture firm Integrated Magnesium Technologies (IMT). EDB Ventures holds a 70 per cent stake and MMI the remaining 30 per cent. IMT will carry out precision die-casting and (54 words)
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        SEMBCORP ON SEMBGAS DEAL SEMBCORP Industries yesterday said its wholly owned unit, Sembawang Engineering, signed a joint-venture agreement to set up SembGas on Jan 14. SembGas was set up to pipe natural gas from West Natuna Sea in Indonesia to Jurong Island over 22 years. (45 words)
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        TAIWAN BRANCH FOR POWERMATIC POWERMATIC Data Systems has set up a Taiwan branch, through subsidiary Compex Communications, which will function as a purchasing office. (24 words)
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        KEPPEL TATLEE SHARE TRADING FOR each Keppel Finance (KF) and Tat Lee Finance (TLF) share they hold, shareholders are entitled to one share in Keppel TatLee Finance (KTF), which will begin trading from Feb 15. Warrant-holders of Keppel Finance may exchange each warrant for one KTF warrant. Shares of KF (85 words)
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      Company goes Ongline STOCKBROKING firm Ong Co goes OngLine to become Singapore's sixth Internet broker today. Its online trading system. called OngLine. lets an investor trade on the Stock Exchange of Singapore. (SES) at no extra charge. Mr Ong Tjin An, Ong Co chairman, said the company hopes to convert (156 words)
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      S'pore trade down 7.5% last year NARENDRA AGGAHWAL Decline is the biggest in 25 years; a further 5 to 7 per cent contraction is expected this year By SINGAPORE'S trade slumped "J.5 per cent last year the worst annual fall in 25 years and is likely to slow a further (624 words)
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      Ong in the public eye IN HIS first interview in 20 years, one of the pioneers of Singapore's broking industry Ong Cos chairman and co-founder Ong Tjin An outlines to The Straits Times his strategy for the homegrown stockbroking firm in the deregulating marketplace. And he has big plans. One (126 words)
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      • A book, a beach and a brawl [Articles + Illustrations]
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        A book, a beach and a brawl ONG SOU FERN Life Mirrors Art Bad hype over the movie adaptation aside, Alex Garland's The Beach is actually one darned good trip *1L YOU know the hype surrounding an author has reached epidemic proportions when British Vogue magazine no one's idea of (764 words)
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        Film 'will attract tourist dollars' TEO HWEE NAK By THE NEWPAPKR HE IS the man who signed the deal that allowed 20th Century Fox to use Maya Beach. And Mr Plodprasop Suratsawadi, director-general of the Royal Foresty Department, now faces a lawsuit by the local-elected assemblies in Krabi because of (312 words)
      • Tourists prefer the old-look beach [Articles + Illustrations]
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        Tourists prefer the old-look beach WITH powder-soft sand, clear waters and beautiful corals, Maya Beach attracts people back repeatedly. Italian student Silvia Cere, 18, was back at the island for the second time in less than a year. She said: "It was more beautiful before. But now they've planted the (150 words)
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        Protesters appear a losing borne THE PROTESTERS SAT UNDER THE SIZZLING HEAT ON MAYA BEACH FOR 20 HOURS EVERY DAY FOR THE WHOLE MONTH. THEY LEFT ONLY WHEN THE POLICE CAME. MR SURAT JEANKOK misses his favourite haunt the beautiful Maya Beach by the Andaman Sea. But the 35-year-old owner (271 words)
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      • Babes start war on Sydney beach [Articles]
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        Babes start war on Sydney beach SYDNEY Bay watch fa touted M the world's most popular television show. But tor some residents of tts once and possibly future Australian home, it is a nuisance they would father never see again. The show staling David Hasselhof and his "seantilv-clad beach sidekicks (298 words)
      • Give me Monet, not football [Articles + Illustrations]
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        • REUTERS, REUTERS
        Give me Monet, not football Making An Impression High prices are not deterring fans from buying tickets to see the artist's works now on show in London LONDON Monet mania has gripped London with an exhibition by the Father of Impressionism proving so popular that the Royal Academy of Art (371 words)
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          Hop on online love wagon LIKE Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan in the romantic comedy You've Got Mail, all the lovebugs in town can take wooing into the cyber age. Beginning this Saturday and Sunday, Warner Bros will host You've Got A D@te, an online dating game, at Wisma Atria (184 words)
        • Prize fight brewing [Articles]
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          Prize fight brewing BRUSSELS Hollywood is suing the Belgian government for calling its annual export prizes Oscars. Mr Paul Maeyaert, lawyer for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, said on Tuesday it was taking the government to court for trademark and service mark infringements. The Academy resorted to (96 words)
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          Disneyland 'going to HK' HONGKONG US entertainment giant Walt Disney Company has chosen Hongkong as the site of its second Disney theme park in Asia, a newspaper reported on Wednesday. The park will provide 12,000 new jobs in Hongkong and will create annual income of about HK$3 billion (Ss63o million), (108 words)
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          PRINCE CHARLES REVEALS FEARS LONDON The heir to the British throne. Prince Charles, ha- revealed that hi was sometimes "terrified" of the prospect of becoming king on the death of his mother Queen Elizabeth. In a 10-year-old letter to "close confidant" published in The Mirror newspaper on Tuesday, he wrote: (121 words)
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          DIANA TO LIVE ON IN GERMAN OPERA NUREMBERG The life of Princess Diana is to be the subject of a new chamber opera written especially for the 950th anniversary of the German city of Nuremberg. The work, to be called A I-ady Di-es, is being written by the Nuremberg-based composer (94 words)
    • Fancy 15 dishes for breakfast? [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Fancy 15 dishes for breakfast? Monica Gwee Travellers' Tales Unused to Western guests, the Japanese innkeeper included both a full American and a full Japanese spread for Piers and Rachel VOL* know what they say about the great divides in society cat people versus dog people, wine scoffers versus beer (821 words)
    • BURIED BUT ALIVE [Articles + Illustrations]
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      BURIED BUT ALIVE REUTERS Mr Geoff Smith has broken the world record for being buried alive by spending 144 days in a coffin-like box. Nicknamed the Human Mole, the man (whose picture above was taken on Aug 12 last year) has been sunk since then in the garden of his (103 words)
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      BITE INTO IT 'They are showing love and affection. The) will pinch, kiss and scratch you. No, no, pinching face and arms only. Buttocks? Only for J women.' Indian movie star Mjayakanth (above) on the warm reception he got at Broadway theatre in An<i Mb Kio last wiek 'We were (183 words)
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      What is that gi rl doing there? FRANCIS CHIN Singapore Impressions It is little surprises like this that add to the vibrancy of the country captured in art by two Swiss artists Bu FOR Swiss artist Jean-Blaise Evequoz, the Singapore Art Museum is a building that is bathed in golden (446 words)
    • It hurts so good [Articles + Illustrations]
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      It hurts so good Tan Shzr Ee 3BUM--«-»-«BMB-wJB HL--W^JL|LS-k-JUL_L-l£l Bp»T-Tlirim»--88--W E t THE Singapore Broadway Playhouse is pushing the boundaries again with a multi-media performance, Deadmeat. In it, a World War II army officer seeks solace from aimlessness through self-inflicted pain. As she probes the existentialist realm and her suicidal (151 words)
    • Teatime treat [Articles]
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      Teatime treat SIP your afternoon tea to chamber music with the Scotch College Chamber Orchestra on Sunday. The Melbourne-based youth group is here as part of its Asian tour, and will play a mixed programme of classical chamber music at the Young Musicians' Society. The bill straddles Romantic repertoire such (91 words)
    • Party time for SSO [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Party time for SSO THE Singapore Symphony Orchestra gets into a party mood on Sunday to celebrate its 20th anniversary. But first, Japanese pianist Noriko Ogawa uncorks the musical champagne with conductor Shui Lan tomorrow and Saturday to piay the music of Russia's Alexander Tcherepnin. The SSO will perform his (115 words)
    • Which witch, really? [Articles]
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      Which witch, really? A lTth-CF.NTI'RY witchhunt will be re-enacted at the I xtsalle-SIA College next week. The l.asalle-SIA School Of Drama will stage Vinegar Tom, a play about fears and superstitions in an in-bred rural village. The desolate and fearridden lives of six people receive a jolt for the worse (141 words)
    • Is success beckoning? [Articles]
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      Is success beckoning? THREE different people a fresh graduate, an army boy and a real-estate agent enter the real world in search of success. So. begins Theatre Shop's coming production, Where People Go, written and produced by Teenage Textbook actor Caleb Goh and Sharon Ang. Find out what happens next (100 words)
    • Catch the wind to float ideas [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • LANCE LEE
      Catch the wind to float ideas Tan Shzr Ee SOUNDS DIFFERENT By Sidings the only wind item in this hit-and-ring hand YES, there is relief from all that "banging" in gamelan music. Just turn your attention to the suling, the only wind instrument in the predominantly "hit-and-ring" Indonesian ensemble. The (318 words)
    • When things falls apart [Articles + Illustrations]
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      When things falls apart CAT ONG Atsuro's Assault and the centre cannot hold, why not hanq from the top, tie to the side, drag on the floor and flap all around? Bv WHEN his "'twister" togs hit Singapore last year, it was at tornado force. Suddenly, the trendiest of women (655 words)
    • BITS: And [Articles + Illustrations]
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      BITS: And pieces MANAGING crisis, Tayama's way. GET A VISION: It boils down to how you see it. The end of the world? Or a new beginning? 'Everyone is sick with end-time fever, and so am I. But I am also infected by a mood of lightness, because I see (203 words)
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      A Special Feature with The Straits Times Auto Essentials Good grip, safe trip For a safe, smooth ride, don't treat tyres as just an accessory. Tyres are the only link between your car and the road. Did you know that the actual area of this contact is equivalent to the (838 words)
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      CARcare Tender loving car Want to know how to care for your car? I The Automobile Association of Singapore j (AAS) conducts Know Your Car courses j that give a lay person an overview of ho» j a car works and how to care for the vehicle j by being (693 words)
    • 'Viagra' for your machine [Articles + Illustrations]
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      'Viagra' for your machine Three fuel additives the latest "internal accessories" aim to boost engine power and life, cut fuel costs and be kind to the environment. Mint for fiiel Broquet is a fuel catalyst aimed at enhancing engine combustion. The theory is that by improving combustion efficiency, emissions are (490 words)
    • I want to stick around [Articles + Illustrations]
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      I want to stick around Christina Ricci just wants to be skinny like her Mum SOME women will do anything to have a full figure like that of former child star Christina Ricci. But the actress, whose bosomy figure was seen in the film version ot The Addams Family, says (339 words)
    • You won't get away [Articles + Illustrations]
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      You won't get away JUDGEMENT DAY: THEELLIE NESLER STORY Cinemax Ch 59, 10 pm Repeat: Jan 27 31 A YOUNG boy is molested repeatedly, stalked and terrorised by a family friend over the course of a year. His heartbroken mother (Christine Lahti), herself a molest victim as a young girl, (95 words)
    • Battle tor heart and Seoul [Articles]
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      Battle tor heart and Seoul KOREAN BADMINTON OPEN DAY 1 Star Spovfi Ch 24, s put FRESH from Decembers hotly-contested badminton tournament in the Asian Games, the world's top players will be out to grab personal glory after doing their best for their respective countries in Bangkok. This time the (109 words)
    • Do not tease this ferocious feline [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Do not tease this ferocious feline CAT PEOPLE HBO Ch 60, 5.30 pm Repeat: Sun (?Jan 29 IN THIS remake of the 1942 noir classic, a young woman's sexual awiikening brings horror when she discovers her urges transform her into a monstrous black leopard. She is one of the Cat (106 words)
    • Here are for sail [Articles]
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      Here are for sail WORLD LIVING: THE 1999 INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW (PARTI) BBC World Ch 13, 2.30 pm EVERY January, Earls Court in London becomes a boating bazaar in which thousands of nautical dreams come true and hundreds of thousands more are born. Fenella George presents the best from more (99 words)
    • Psst, we want to kill Hitler [Articles]
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      Psst, we want to kill Hitler ASIA ANNIVERSARY: PLOT TO KILL HITLER Discovery Ch 12. 7 pin THIS dramatised account of the assassination at tempt on Adolf Hitler by German military officers in the European summer of 1944 stars Brad Davis, Madolyn Smith, lan Richardson, Rupert Graves and Kenneth Colley. (93 words)
    • My row with Naipaul [Articles]
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      My row with Naipaul HARDTALK BBC World Ch 13, 11.30 pm CELEBRATED American writer Paul Theroux talks about life, love and his pas- sion for travel, which has led to so many books. Plus, he shares his feelings about the row that led to a falling out with his lifelong (53 words)
    • Forget the girls and drugs, I'm clean now [Articles + Illustrations]
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      • REUTERS
      Forget the girls and drugs, I'm clean now Critics, Take That The former boy-band star has bailed out of a hedonistic and destructive life, shaped up and is now gunning for six Brit awards next month LONDON Move over Elton John. Step aside George Michael. Here comes Robbie Williams. After (784 words)
    • Ally McBeal wont be short of attention [Articles + Illustrations]
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      Ally McBeal wont be short of attention Shorter skirts and a new beautiful rival ring in the second season GET set for more legal action as Ally Mcßeal returns to the goggle-box with shorter hemlines and a new gorgeous rival. Starting Feb 2, the second season of the series will (361 words)
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      Ad\ ernstment DO YOU WANT TO RESTORE YOUR ENGINE TO N EW" AN D STAY IF YES, THEN MEXON F2-21 IS DEFINITELY FOR How else can you be encouraged to use jssssi YOU! F2-21? F2-2 1 has the answer to 80 to 90<7r of your engine problems, F2-2 1 is (1058 words)
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      CHINA MERCHANTS SHEKOU PORT %JM SERVICE CO., LTD. ("the Company") iU t& r?K The Supplementary Notice About Holding fOftqieET? Extraordinary General Meeting The Company published 'The Public Notice About Holding Extraordinary General Meeting" (hereinafter referred tc the last notice") in The Straits Times" on December 23, 1998. Below is the (2094 words)
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      NOTICES SINGAPORE The Economic Development Board invites tenders for the following: "CORPORATE INTERIOR FITTING-OUT WORKS FOR OFFICES AT 24™, 27™ AND 28™ STOREY, RAFFLES CITY TOWER". Tender No TO l/99 Closing Date :11 Feb 1999 (Thursday) at 12.00 noon Eligibility CIDB Registered Site Showround/ Briefing A site visit will be (1889 words)
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      1999 Golden Globe Nominations Best Supporting Actress (Sharon Stone), f Best Original Song (Music by Sting; Lyrics by Sting Trevor Jones) jTU fe f Courage comes in all sizes. [iE I mbmmx 07r// (7;7 HP*"^^^™|j'^^^^||^ 77 zt 5 Straits MUSIC: .WHO MIUNOO i i j L^iisirSi^lln po] M jg^^^^^J ■fljnja|P»o| (72 words)
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      LIFE! WHAT'S ON theatre T«l March 7: 9 am 5.30 pm actors while filming on location. Pico Creative Centre from Jue Sun). 9am 9 pm(VVed) Fee: $150 (students senior °am 5.30 pm, Sat P^i naaWlioat Memorable moments of Brothei citizens), S3; Cal 332-3251 JtftM^ W UCdUMCdI McNallys career as an (1347 words)
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      Hi Ht'-ll MIGHTY JOE YOUNG (PG) PRINCE OF EGYPT (PG) ijah %1 1 30 420e 45 9oopm Msl I STILL KNOW WHAT YOU RONIN (PG) DID LAST SUMMER (PG) l' STI L t KNOW WHAT YOU J 9mm-:^- 145.6.30PM DIDLAS^ :;UMMER(PG i 1.4C 4 OC. 7 00. 9 20PM VIRUS (314 words)
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      TELEVISION Tim causes Wilson to be a Tane Fonda (left), Lily Tomlin A university reunion turns into I laughing stock. NBA superstar PA Jand Dolly Parton play secretaries an ugly revelation of deceit and Grant Hill (left) guest stars. I Jr'Sm out to take reven 8 e on eir oss (981 words)
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        F* v HELP lines ACCIDENT REPAIR CAR SERVICING General Automotive Services Pte Ltd 553-1111 (9am spm) AIR-CON SERVICES INSTALLATION Tai Wah Air-Con Installation Service Centre 745-8198 (24 hrs) LOST PETS S.P.C.A. 287-5355 (See also Ciassificatton 821) PEST CONTROL Pestßusters Pte Ltd 1800-288-2828 (24 hrs) PLUMBING A-Ability Plumbing Services 781-0110 (24 (77 words)
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        I I I f- if Mondays to Fridays 8.30am to 6.30pm $20 for replies collected by advertiser or DNdtaws: 4pm for next days publication; posted to local address, tax orders to be m Dy 3pm vv 6.30pm Friday for Sunday publication; $150 for replies posted to overseas address fax orders (1633 words)
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        Announcements Professional Personal Services Products 8 CATERING GOLDBELL CATERING (SINCE 1986) Tel' 244-4063/ 244-4061/ Fax: 244-4062 (Lie. No. L/CXXXXX2) Weddings, Buffets, Barbecues, I I Cocktail?, Home Dinner Delivery I Services other occasions. f I j.'f,.,,iL Catering Services I Specialise in i him h wedding package, themes buffetck 5 j commute, (548 words)
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        8 CATERING ANGELS CAFE Specialised in Local/ International j Buffet, Tea Reception, Cocktail, 880, Church Wedding Package Chinese New Year Menu Hotel Standard Food At Very Reasonable Price! All meat poultry are purchase j from Halal supplier Mandarin Gardens Contact Catering Dept. XXXXX02/ XXXXX76 NOW! (ELE XXXXXL) PONGGOL (HOCK KEE) (603 words)
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        52 ANTIQUES/ COLLECTOR'S ITEMS GRAND ANNUAL SALE on Chinese Classical S Country Furniture. 20% 50% off storewide. Visit j 379 Upper Paya Lebar Road or call now at XXXXX22 JUST ANTHONY. SPECIAL OFFER! CUSTOM made bedroom set and other furnitures in solid teakwood. Call Woodcraft 482-2803/ 346-5023. 34 AQUARIUMS NEW (846 words)
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        66 CLUB MEMBERSHIPS ACTIVE GOLF SERVICES XXXXX50/467 5581 PLEASE CALL US IF YOU WANT TO SELL ANY GOLF CLUB IMMEDIATE TRANSACTION. S'PORE ARCC $i.4k, American $50k Aranda $6.2k (s3.Bk), British $11k, Changi $17k Dutch $18k Europa $3.2k TCCC $10k Fairway $3k Keppel $40k JCC $73k Laguna $90k/ $120k Orchid $70k (931 words)
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        80 PLEASURE BOATS/ SEA SPORTS PADI BEGINNERS DIVERS Course. Affordable price. Course starts every Mon, Wed, Sat. Call XXXXX63 BEGINNER'S DIVING COURSE $280, Rescue Diver Course $350. Flexible schedules. Tel: XXXXX47 SEE THIS BEAUTIFUL Doat. On the internet at www.tortuga.com.sg SIBU KELONG PROMOTION from Jan. to end Feb. at $99 (434 words)
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        90 AIRCONDITIONERS/ 90 AIRCONDITIONERS/ REFRIGERATORS REFRIGERATORS National Window Unit and Split Air Con System 2 and 3 J^-fff^y_ For 3 DAYS ONLY! AvUtsulMshi W DAIKIN FUJITSU 0 hitachi National SAMrYO TOSHIBA SHARP HIAPHWAAIRCON AND FRIDGE SERVICE I "I Free checking no obngaiio r I 1 Chemical service 1 Repair water (422 words)
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        TAK NGA! AIRCON SERVICING Qualified Technicians to solve your aircon problems Split unit servicing $15 Pipe choke/ water leakage $25 Window unit servicing $30 Gas topping $30 Guarantee After Repair! Tel: 356 7656/ P<). 9219-0463 FUSHION AIRCON. SUPER Offer for 1 wk. (Japanese brands) 1 to 2 $1880 1 to (566 words)
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        Personal Services Products 114 HOUSE RENOVATION/ 114 HOUSE RENOVATION/ DECOR DECOR Interior Renovation Blk 513 Bishan Street 13 #01-500 Tr-^fvte"^ Beside HDB Office) <C Cooker Hood? Tel: XXXXX55 Fax: XXXXX26 1. Ceramic flooring with skirting 18 Double bowl sink 2. Sink support w.Homogeneous tiles 19 S idjng door for slnk (2952 words)
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        114 HOUSE RENOVATION/ DECOR A I)T ITC DESIGN "j A 1 LLj contracts I BLK 1020 hi AOS A\L 4 tOi- Whoit Hou»« Ce'om.c W 'SlartißJ 2 Whoie Horn* Aluminium Grille 3 Whoie Houm Copp«r Pip« 4 Whole Houm Pomhng '3 coioun 5 Whole House Cornice Trimming 6 Sink Support (220 words)
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        Personal Services Products 114 HOUSE RENOVATION/ 114 HOUSE RENOVATION/ DECOR DECOR SANG PHOON^Hi;^ 1^S P DECORATION RENOVATION CONTRACTOR 112 East Coast Rd.Katong Mall, #03-13 Spore XXXXX2 Tel: XXXXX09,XXXXX60 Fax: XXXXX12 Arrangement for Bank loan Free Design 1 1\> Jutv iik-. with 'I WtJ arch cornices ik Mpport with Homogenw llSJkfcngdoorfcwsmk (692 words)
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        114 HOUSE RENOVATION/ 114 HOUSE RENOVATION/ DECOR DECOR WROUGHT^ M£W OESI6HS. «RY COMPnniVl PRICE. NEW PflODUa MNtt Grills Offer Package Wrought Iron Grills [♦fcr^H 3-rm. S9BO lyrCK 4 rm i 1 600 £~^O 5-rm. S2OOO I We oko modify 7 \A~IA iron gates to wrooo^ir trj [f~ iron, new sproypoinf (162 words)
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        TRENDS INTERIOR Tel: 368-0212/ 9621-8017/ 9701-9C94 (Lie. HBOS-1040-E) Laying of Ceramic Tiles/ Spain/ ltdly to living, dining, all rms. with skirting Construct sink/ stove support with homogenous polished tiles Construct cabinet/ fridge/ washing machine base Replacement of copper piping Installation of skirting cornices to living/ dining 4 rm $6950/ 5 (128 words)
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        114 HOUSE RENOVATION/ DECOR Renovation Design 18'x18' Decorativel Ceramic Cornice 3-Rm $1888 $488 4-Rm $2888 $588 5-Km $3888 $688 Kitchrn 2 Tmlel <£Q©A S S Hniuiigcmiiis 3>"OU Special Gnlles^^jn 50 i'lD*Tf^fQ Rd. #qi -o5 $138 Classic Door complete with iCI or Nippon paint Min 2 pcs Tel: 481 0688 PG: (158 words)
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        114 HOUSE RENOVATION/ DECOR ißilMfMll.'.lL'llll.', SPECIAL PACKAGE fOB WINDOWS GRILLE GUARANTEE i No Hidden Cost i Responsible Service a BestQuaiity i Good Workmanship eeeeizeiie: $498 nett .^^l No hidden cost. Supply 4 ft\ >Nall ■>it--i>!(>s<tt jig toilet bowl I Laying Moor tiles at kitchea' toilet/ bathroom $400/ $650 Whole house (620 words)
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        118 PLUMBING Aaron Plumbing Services With IS YEARS Experience Islandwide (24 Hrs. Emergency Service) Specialise in all kind of Chokage Leakage Replace or repair bathtub, sink, j toilet bowl, tank, basin, tap, auto sensor water heater. 6 Months Guaranteed Geylanq (Main Office): XXXXX12 Tampines (Branch): XXXXX82 Irrt'l Plaza #15-14 (3,XXXXX (471 words)
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        120 TV/ VIDEO 120 TV/ VIDEO 120 TV/ VIDEO Bdawiels nw%mm%% Q HI TOSHIDA, SONY JVC, PANASONIC THOMSON t SHARP SWCIALJSTI I ffiftlE«||» PROJECTION T.V.4l'-63' VSk flmftmtPl^ lcR 4 LD. 4 AUD.O LOWEST 18 WPM ISUITOS W|MRANT|EJPIOyRSiRV!C| S Experienced RtpiiriSef^ CHARGES WS Cy^DAU night, No Transport Fee Best Service immec (560 words)
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        126 CHILDCARE/ BABYSITTING RETIRED TEACHER WILLING to look after Pri. 1 Pn. 3 children before/ after school. Seletar Hills. Enquiries call XXXXX405 BABY-SITTER/ CHILD mind«r for your hourly or daily needs. For more enquiry, pis pg. 9570-5689. 142 PRE/ POST-NATAL CARE CALL LILY XXXXX81/ XXXXX627 for a g teed experienced, (256 words)
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        ISO DOMESTIC HELP AVAILABLE LL£J£IU FILIPINO INDONESIAN $288 All Inclusive i Cheap Airticket for maids TT PHUTE&iagLOTMEITSaVICES '-INDONESIAN MAID iBOMT TIM.AH SHQffIVC CESTRE »Ol>-(r H|AffTKKr -jjj JvJC VIDEO SELECTION UaTONG SHOPPING CENTRE MKT ""ROYAL MANPOWERS ii i >;>< i rcr/j r( ii Filipino. Indonesia. Sn Lanka Labour Suppiy Cheap Ar (206 words)
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        150 DOMESTIC HELP ISO DOMESTIC HELP 150 DOMESTIC HELP 150 DOMESTIC HELP AVAILABLE AVAILABLE AVAILABLE AVAILABLE PersonaJry interviewed overseas and t<reened from provinces frequently HBMRBMfIMjHB Well trained maids for nursing,, cooking, child and aged care ["cheap airticke^j Super 1 lß?<lffiPllffW Ready Passport Prompt Arrival MedicaU Hepatitis Tests free H^ffini^r'rfrrH L (776 words)
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        j^ti^-i Well Trained T r\~J Good Work Attitude 2 Xjjfc.% Hardworking 5 rf-tftjsffi' Vldeo Selection <£ ■yv^J)} for direct hiring ol Filinma i' ~-i maid including renewal f. [Mjpiramr] tamUmttm&q 101-14 Fu Lii Shou Complex (Rochor Rd) f 91 <t CENTURY Mrs Kumar at your service $5 Work Permit application (108 words)
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        150 DOMESTIC HELP 150 DOMESTIC HELP AVAILABLE AVAILABLE imdip -FORCEBir J^^l Hu^UPHuk I dfc r^Kprv,* Includes BG/insurance^ SfPMHF^^ Free 30-day Trial Ws/f our s/fe at http://www.maid-force.com <? ■7^ "I QAA #06-1 5/1 6 WW 1 OW W Lucky Plaza IBriW INDONESIAN ITWTW&W^ r^lsPEciALisT y,l "irrOl LHj v Childcare i^ffl 30 (473 words)
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        Personal Services Products 150 DOMESTIC HELP AVAILABLE |P% -H'73.4 0522 Filipina Indon' 4 O Maids yiQO INDONESIAN CHRISTIAN MUSLIM (Roman Catholic Protestant) a^ FILIPINO OM3 Only Agent PROOF W ■<'* personally interviewed -tiVsn/ maid OS VIDEO '4 Cheapest MAID from INDOHESIA <%T%WMt Coven: Arrival' Bankers Guarantee' Medical' P/A Insurance' Permit'! (795 words)
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        150 DOMESTIC HELP AVAILABLE TRANSFER MAID AVAILABLE witr. very good reterence letter. Call Kally Personnel at XXXXX11. Li cence No: CXXXXX1. SPECIALIZE IN INDON./ Filipino new transfer maid. Home service avail. Call: XXXXX67 XXXXX11 An na Agency No. C-XXXXX1E. DEMAND $199 INDON./ $588 Fmpi no New/ Transfer, lyr. Replacement. Call (138 words)
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        Personal Services Products Business Services Products 150 DOMESTIC HELP AVAILABLE NOBLE MAIDS XXXXX78. Trained indon. Christian Maids. Good package service. Transfer Filipino, maid. iAgy. no. C-XXXXX1Z) EXCELLENT INDON., FILIPINO maids for transfer. Good in childcare/ housework/ cooking. Call Fast 334 0906. (Agy. no. XXXXX1D) FROM 5399. IMMED Mtmi transfer Indon/ (738 words)
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        ISB GARAGE SALES 158 GARAGE SALES WAREHOUSE GARAGE SALEI LOTS OF 2ND HAND GOOO BARGAIN 188 WATCHES/ CLOCKS 11 Tannery Rd. XXXXX67/ 8 (Daily) Sofa/ dining set; bed; wardrobe 2ND HAND ROIEX Lady Queen 18K 5 star hotel standinq lamps; witn bracelet $3900. G'teed Orig. bedspreads; curtains; pictures 804 -90 (1343 words)
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        164 HANDBAGS/ SHOES 164 HANDBAGS/ SHOES Whether you're a trendy shopper or a bargain hunter, Shopper's Paradise will help you to discover great finds. So don't miss The New Paper Fastads, Jan 23. 16« HEALTH CENTRES 166 HEALTH CENTRES Celebration! APPETIZER: Savour Our Aromatic Thai Massage fl SERVED BY: bneix. (322 words)
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        209 BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES 745 4631 FREE COURSE!!! Come for our FREE seminar and we will tell you why it's absolutely free! Ihsh international realtors pte lid jjH5 iihtLniiiin^Hic.'iiiwisM nan f*|| personally SZfy look into ■HtJJH your success Patrick uewu!. in real estate I Ex-MD of a renowned Co O c" (181 words)
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        209 BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES Jtit FREE TALK SO6-08 Peopie' Pork Centre Listed Housing Agency HDB Buy Back Agent Training Manager Support For CEHA or equivalent coih XXXXX18 www.candh.com.sg IProsperousl [Deals) AGTS. FOR TOP grade organic fertilizer wanted. Best for export or local distribution. All enquiries, please call 336-4182 Olivia. INVEST AND (722 words)
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        209 BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES 70-90% COMMISSION CEHA, equivalent or no experience. 20% discount on ad. Full admin, support. Training provided. Resale net info tool home biz. Call 475-9595 PR FREE PRESENTATION OF business proposal on business opportunity Call Miss Oh at 734 7477 13/ pg: 9262-0358 to fix an appointment. i (822 words)
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        218 COMMERCIAL VESSELS 221 COMPUTER PRODUCTS/SERVICES WARNING: DON'T TAKE RISK Buy PCs with LICENSED SOFTWARE From BELKOR (S) Pte Ltd Your reliable PC Vendor since 199e READY TO USE ORDER BY PHONE AND GET FREE DELIVERY FREE: Lie. W1N.95 w/CD Manual FREE: 56K modem Basic configuration: BX MB 32M1 SDRAM. (766 words)
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        i 221 COMPUTER 221 COMPUTER PRODUCTS/SERVICES PRODUCTS/SERVICES s*rJn^^ j mmfmm |o}| COMPUTER REPAIR maintenance. islandwide sves. Homcomputers I call XXXXX09/ pg. XXXXX105 CHEAP MONITOR/ PC repair ctr. PC upgrade available islandwide collection, 7 days. Tel: XXXXX33 MONITOR SVC. CTR., PC svc. Used 486 PC/ monitor $90. PC upgrade New 20 (955 words)
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        B 239 PACKING/ STORAGE/ DELIVERY/ REMOVAL Mover Who Cores AFFORDABLE RATE 100% HfINP OVER I FREE Quotation/ Boxes Bam-9pm j BIFORCIT E >PH lAI.ISF IS HSEJ F rVJ k OmCESSAFE/FIANOftttGAN. REMO\ U Jt DLSPIXS \l. ETC STORAGE PROVIDED MSMANTUNG OF office numnoN and r WALL CABINET. a ltXKr HANDOVER $250 (355 words)
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        239 PACKING/ STORAGE/ DELIVERY/ REMOVAL A BUDGET PRICEI Professional in House/ Office/ Factory/ Safe/ Piano/ Organ removal disposal service, etc. Box lorry Free boxes quotation j International Services Pte Ltd DONTMAKE < AMOVf without us SPECIALIST MOVERS Local /International include machines storage disposal etc. Free Quotes, Te1:440 5333 J 1 (669 words)
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        241 PHONES/ FAXES/PAGERS/ 241 PHONES/ FAXES/PAGERS/ SPECIAL NUMBERS SPECIAL NUMBERS l.rfJLl 13 Jjfc. MilM (For 3 Lines 5 Phones inclusive of installation) jbP *f* s 8 MAX CAPACITY 144 EXTENSIONS. ALLOW J^ CONNECTION TO INTERNET, PAX oR^*fc§F <n. °«4l CORDLESS PHONE C-^^S^^F CALL NOW! 1 LEDBURY TECHNOLOGIES 1 i irwbe! (611 words)
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        303 AUDI FOR SALE 'SBU 1 4/'92 AUDI ICO 2.3 auto. 2 owners. OMW S4OK. Beautiful. Leather seats. $62,800. XXXXX22 1 OWNER. 4/'95 AUDI 80. 2.0. Auto. Leather seats. CD changer. Well i maintained. 583.800. Tel. XXXXX18 5/'95 AUDI A6 2.3, auto, 1 owner, tax 5/'99. Full accessories. Agt. i (593 words)
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        265 OTHER BUSINESS 265 OTHER BUSINESS PRODUCTS PRODUCTS IGOH SIN "^Tjl^^^l [EUROTECH (An exclusive in-houte brand) a& Washing MacKine $498 fprjjM Clotf.es Dryer $458 j^^&jSL &}J& GOH SIN HUAT electrical pteltdH 1 Hotlines: 467 4833 (10 lines)/ 438 2588 305 BMW FOR SALE 9/'9l BMW 520i auto. 24 valve. Full (726 words)
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        312 FIAT FOR SALE NEW YEAR SPECIAL! Near '96 Uno I.OiE, 5-dr. s/ rims. Hi-fi. CD. Power windows. Beautiful body. Perfect cond. Cheap. $37.8K. Loan 1-7 yrs. 1 xssoo+. Deposit $7k. Tel XXXXX13 1/'93 FIAT UNO I.OiE. 2 owner. Tip j top cond. S/rims. Downpayment $7K. Monthly $450+ x 48. (337 words)
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        Business Services Products Vehicles 309 DAEWOO FOR SALE 309 DAEWOO FOR SALE 316 HONDA FOR SALE S2BBB DRIVEAWAY (NO extra charge). Transfer, Insurance cond. apply Few units. '83 near Accord I.6EX 4-dr./ 3-dr. 5-speed/ Auto. COE 1/7002. No repair. 513.8K. $488+ x 30 mths. Lot 72 Kallang Auto. Offer 3 (935 words)
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        316 HONDA FOR SALE 8/'93 HONDA PRELUDE 2.0 EXi. au- to, s/rims. OMV $27,659. Maroon. I Showroom cond. 741-8888 BKW 2/'93 PRELUDE 2.3EXi. Auto. White. OMV $28,227. Cruise con- trol, sun-roof. Price neg. 553-1402 1 OWNER 11/ 97 Honda CR-V 2.0 au- to. Sunroof. Leather seat. COE i $68,900, trade (638 words)
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        317 HYUNDAI FOR SALE 317 HYUNDAI FOR SALE New Year Promotiont •ATOSI.OGLS 'COUPE 1. 6 A8S •ACCENT 1.5 LI SONATA EF f ELANTRA GLSI H- 1 00 VAN peay 324 MAZDA FOR SALE 10/95 MAZDA 121. Manual. Low mileage. S/rims. 1 owner. Excellent cond. Green. XXXXX45/ XXXXX294 MID '92 MAZDA (1050 words)
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        Vehicles 325 MERCEDES FOR SALE 514.8K ORIVE-AWAY! NO >' a COSt! Free transfer, tax. insurance cond. apply 90 ('93 face) 190E/ E2OO/ 300SE. Auto. COE 12/2008. Nice no. C&C maintained. No repair. 559.9K x 1-7 yrs. x $998+. Lot I 71 Kallang Auto. Offer 3 days only! S2BOO DRIVEAWAY (NO (900 words)
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        326 MITSUBISHI FOR SALE BEST PRICE OFFER FOR ALL Mazda, Suzuki Mitsubishi Mercedes Buy Sell PARF/ Non-PARF Japanese/ Continental/ Off Peak Cars 382-6788 Hup Henq Lee Ent. Mr Onq (Day/ Night) BEAUTIFUL SPORTY 82 Colt 1.2, COE 2002. 4 units. Engine g'teed. 2 yrs. Deposit $2500. $303 mthly. x2' yrs. (1236 words)
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        328 NISSAN FOR SALE JBestPriceOfferedl Insurance Financing also available 4/'96 MARCH AUTO 1.0 Latest mod- el. Done 28,000 km only. Like new. $55,800. Loan/ trade in. Lot 3 If ving Rd. XXXXX00 Scotts Motors. 6/'93 sunny I.SEX manual. 2 owners, showroom cond $47,800. Loan/ trade-in. Lot 3 Irving Road. Tel: (887 words)
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        334 PROTON FOR SALE ZJ \ffm IS^^ °S If K 5/'96 PROTON WIRA I.SGLi manual, 1 owner. $61,800. View at: 356M Alexandra Rd. Tel: 4755-777 '95 PROTON WIRA I.6XLL Manual. 2 owners, accident free. Must view. Call XXXXX008 11/89 PROTON SAGA 1.3. Biege. In nice condition. Reasonable price. Jeffrey 9769-4988 (596 words)
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        342 SUZUKi FOR SALE A BETTER DEAL Toyota/ Mercedes/ Honda/ Mitsubishi/ Suzuki/ Nissan XXXXX05 XXXXX22 LEI FU TRADING CO (Contact Mr Tan) ABSOLUTELY BEST OFFER Suzuki Swift/ Subaru Viki/ Nissan March Scrap Cars Hong Dai Trading Mr. Lee (Day/ Night) Unit 53 Kaki Bukit CarMart MALAY OWNER, '84 model Suzuki (1503 words)
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        344 TOYOTA FOR SALE -^^^*w^ x MIT. CHARIOT 2.4 GOI NISSAN CEFIRO VQ2OOE TOYOTA CAMRY 2.2 89 COROLLA I.6XL. Manual. COE 2009 leal Orig. Maroon. Tax 6/99. Nice interior. S/ rims. Expensive hi-fi. G'teed. beautiful. A1 engine. See to believe. XXXXX18 2 OWNERS ONLY! 4/90 Corona I.6CD. PARF $11.2K. 2K (764 words)
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        344 TOYOTA FOR SALE '93 TOYOTA STARLET I.OXI. 5 speed. Tax new. Tip top cond. Loan avail. Asking $39K. Tel: 383 2943 80 NEAR. TOYOTA 1.3. 4 drs. Full accessories. COE 11/2001. Asking $7800. Loan avail. Tel: 383 2943 '94 CORONA 1.6 GLi. Auto. Tax 7/'99. OMV $23,848. Full accessories. (427 words)
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        347 VOLVO FOR SALE '92 MODEL VOLVO 460GLE, 1.8 auto. OMV $27K. SCA plate. New paint. Tax 6/'99. Quiet powerful engine. Low mileage. G'teed. suI perb. $43,500. Tel. XXXXX00 90 VOLVO 740 GIE 2.3(A). Blue. PARF $XXXXX. Hi-Fi. Showroom cond. XXXXX19 4/90 VOLVO 740GLE. Auto. Tax I 3/'99. PARF $29K. (547 words)
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        357 O-PLATE CARS I Any Re, PB Bus, Mercedes,! I Continental, Commercial I 0 7/'9l MAZDA 929. Auto. 2.2. 1 owner. Tax 6/'99. Digital meter. j Like new. 518,800. Pg: XXXXX002 0 1993 VW Vento 2.OGL auto. 1 owner. ABS. Fuel injection. Tax 9/99. Done 66,000 Km. XXXXX111. 1 OWNER (415 words)
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        377 CAR FINANCING/ INSURANCE WAH LEE CREDIT PTE LTD Offers lowest interest rates: New/ used/ COE Cars 100% COE loan (POP) Special insurance package (103-40/ 41 756 Upp. Serangoon Shpg. Ctr. Tel. XXXXX34/ XXXXX08 Pg. XXXXX011 TAI THONG LEE offers lowest interest rate Immediate Approval Insurance Agent Rates from 2.725% (431 words)
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        379 REGISTRATION NUMBERS NICE NUMBER '2999' for sale. Interested please call XXXXX82 26-YR. NUMBER PLATE. EA-5909G. > Price: $888. Hp: 9756-2828 SW SERIES WITH nice no. wanted, i Pis contact 536-6322 Allan 381 SCRAP VEHICLES Double check your price before selling. '88 '89 Years Scrap Vans Lorries Assured high price. (457 words)
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        382 VEHICLES FOR HIRE 382 VEHICLES FOR HIRE La****" '.m^FH&P* i UfßT^ tm^J^m Mm* 1 IMP '^*MBijlr* *u 1 W J&- .tM A Rent-A-Car 4 DAYS Any I.3ccat Any I.6cc at &9 1 1 wSl Fb^^ p PER DAY! Call 737 8282 talifrMwtt/OretanlMlT for 4 days at Tel: 778 8900 (136 words)
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        TOTAL TRANSPORT SOLUTIONS $55 River Valley 735 4288 Holland Road 475 7033 Suntec City 334 6780 Teban Garden 899 1997 1 LBM SBl Han Ray a Special $400 ommwt/* fpiaza Hotelgßl-STOBeach Poae| LEASE Lorries 10ft. to 24ft./ Vans 2 ton to 24 ton Long/ Short Term (New/ Used) Mitsubishi/ Nissan/ (318 words)
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        Vehicles 383 VEHICLES WANTED 383 VEHICLES WANTED NM!I!M;MMMJ!IMI:|jJjiIHIffi VEHICLES WANTED Double Check Your Price Before Selling Your Vans Lorries, With Or Without COE All makes Models Y J plate (Reqn. on 93 &94 yrs.) 10 ft./ 14 ft. Lorries, Vans, Doublecab Pickup Doublecab Lorries 88-89 yrs. Scrap Van/ lorries 1.0 (1215 words)
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        Vehicles Properties 387 LORRIES FOR SALE 387 LORRIES FOR SALE 387 LORRIES FOR SALE 387 LORRIES FOR SALE 387 LORRIES FOR SALE 387 LORRIES FOR SALE THE NEWEST NISSAN CABSTAR WITH A GVW OF 3550KG Carries more than ever before. Introducing the latest Nissan Cabstar with a Gross Vehicle Weight (576 words)
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        '89 NISSAN CABSTAR Double cabin. Petrol. New paint/ cushion. Aircon. Well maintained. COE till 1/ 2004. Selling $13,800. Call XXXXX803. 1 OWNER NEAR 97 Isuzu 14' diesel. No need VPC, new tax/ paint. Aircon. Hifi, p/steering. Cheap Only $36,800. Call Desmond XXXXX966 NEW MODEL 96 Mitsubishi Canter FE635. 14' low (104 words)
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        11/'B2 NISSAN CABSTAR lorry. Diesel. Parking $55. Road tax 4/'99. Selling $1200. Tel. XXXXX97. 10/'94 NISSAN CABSTAR Diesel, i new paint, tax 9/'99. Selling I $27,500. Trade-in. Tel: XXXXX62. MID '97 TOYOTA Dyna lorry, diesel, new paint, tax 4/'99. Selling $41,800. Tel: XXXXX62. 2/'93 MITSUBISHI 14 ft. low deck, I (92 words)
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        3/'97 ISUZU NPR 58L. 14-ft diesel 1 owner. Highest offer secures. XXXXX33/XXXXX188 3/'97 ISUZU NPR 58L. 14-ft. diesel. 1 owner. Highest offer secures. XXXXX33/ XXXXX188 4/'95 ISUZU NPR 58L. 14-ft. diesel. 1 owner. Highest offer secures. i XXXXX33/ XXXXX188 i 9/'94 ISUZU NHR 55E. 1 owner. 10- ft. diesel. Highest (88 words)
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        3/'B9 NISSAN CABSTAR. Diesel. Low deck. COE 1/2004. Good cond. i Selling $15,800. XXXXX88 '91 TOYOTA OYNA 10ft. Petrol. Low deck. New paint, tax 9/'99. Single- cab. Orig. cond. $8800. 743-2272 2 UNITS '96 Mar. Apr. Nissan Prime Mover. 12 units of trailers. 2-3 yrs. Interested pg. 960-XXXXX 4/91 NISSAN (98 words)
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        387 LORRIES FOR SALE '94 MITSUBISHI CANTER. 10ft. Low- deck diesel lorry. Aircon. Parking I $55. Price neg. Call XXXXX85. '92 DYNA 150 doublecab. Petrol. i Aircon. Hi-fi. New paint/ tax. Beauj tiful. Asking $15.2K. XXXXX96 '91 NISSAN 10FT. Low bed box with sliding dr. Aircon. Hi-fi. Tax 3/'99. j (464 words)
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        391 VANS FOR SALE '82 TOYOTA COROLLA 1.3 panel van. Aircon. Beautiful cond. Loan avail./ can exchange. 288-2914 12/87 NISSAN VANETTE. Petrol. COE 12/2002. Tax expired 11/'9B. 5 owners. Please call: 321-7191 NEAR '98 NISSAN Urvan, new paint, tax 6/'99. Selling $41,800. Trade-in/ loan avail. XXXXX62. ■92 SUZUKI \0 5-dr. (540 words)
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        393 MOTORCYCLES/ A SCOOTERS FOR SALE SA ftr^ZJJ^JjJJJJ^Ij) be ry. mmr n 'V D. C-C>-^~^*' J 9( D. 2; SPORTS MODEL: FL, Fl TZR 125, FN TZMISO, FL MitO 4, FM, FN Aprilia RSI2S. FN GSX 400RR, FM, IFN RVF4OO. Trade-in welcome. D Call 292 3737 GHC at: 1110 Seran- (454 words)
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        lO2DOI-08 CITY SOUTH-WEST PTEAPTS-RENT iRHAD VILLE CONDO. 1260 sq.ft. 3 idrooms. F/furn. Quiet. Amem >s. F/aircon. Call XXXXX00. 03 CENTRAL GREEN. 2 rms. furn. $3300. Near MRT/ shops. )kyu: 738-5033 x 117/ 9303-5883 (E ANCHORAGE. NEW. 1900 sq.ft. Big patio. P/furn facilities. XXXXX12/ XXXXX028 02 INTL PLAZA. 1/ 21 3-rm. (657 words)
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        392 OTHER COMMERCIAL 392 OTHER COMMERCIAL 392 OTHER COMMERCIAL 392 OTHER COMMERCIAL 392 OTHER COMMERCIAL VEHICLES FOR SALE VEHICLES FOR SALE VEHICLES FOR SALE VEHICLES FOR SALE VEHICLES FOR SALE DAIHATSU ZEBRA 1300 VAN PICKUP jtLC7^^^- MAKING YOUR BUS|NESS LOOK BETTER Hfi^P^^NN^Sf MORE PROFITABLE^ N^_%v Looks like a Multi-Purpose Vehicle, (544 words)
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        404 DO9-10 ORCHARD/ TANGLIN/ HOLLAND PTEAPTS-RENT D.09 The Claymore 4 rms $16,000 D.lO 3Cuscaden Waik $13,000 D.lO Gallop Gables 5 rms $11,000 D.lOD'grove Villas 4 rms $9,500 MO Parisian 3 rms $8,000 D.lO Valley Park 3 rms. $5,200 D.09 120 Grange Road 3 rms. $4,800 up D.ll Elmira Heights $3,800 (162 words)
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        404 D09-10 ORCHARD/ 404 D09-10 ORCHARD/ I 404 D09-10 ORCHARD/ TANGLIN/ HOLLAND TANGLIN/ HOLLAND TANGLIN/ HOLLAND PTEAPTS-RENT PTEAPTS-RENT PTFAPTS-RENT Apartments With Service By The River if .<:.: ir J R M^SH til W|iP^4 3S 1 i i -JbmMM «l— U m mm 88-■ Mi |R|| if B"* nnirnPinr •On the (335 words)
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        402D01-08 402D01-08 402 DOl-08 402 DOl-08 CITY SOUTH-WEST CITY SOUTH-WEST CITY SOUTH-WEST CITY SOUTH-WEST PTEAPTS-RENT PTEAPTS-RENT PTEAPTS-RENT PTEAPTS-RENT AVAILABLE FOR LEASE IMMEDIATELY yt nome oj- distinction, for eoe/y district. Pw=;;" >' /?x/ s Theßaycourt I l|p^r*^# f J t^ I W am Resort-style condominium living •On 1,. mm&S'*-* --LJW* *T*W (386 words)
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        404 DO9-10 ORCHARD/ 404 DO9-10 ORCHARD/ > TANGLIN/ HOLLAND TANGLIN/ HOLLAND PTE APTS -RENT PTE APTS -RENT A history of excellence in leasing C ompany with over 55 years of local experience C ompetent and committed leasing staff E xtensive pool of available homes S ecuring optimum rent S ervice (248 words)
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        Vehicles Properties 404 DO9-10 ORCHARD/ TANGLIN/ HOLLAND PTE APTS RENT D9 Scotts Road Far East Plaze City Living At Its Best 2 level penthouse in the heart of Scotts/ Orchard Road Private swimming pool/ Roof deck 5 bedrooms (5817 sq.ft.) 25/ 26th level with magnificent views Immediate occupation Tel: XXXXX11 (795 words)
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        Properties 404 DO9-10 ORCHARD/ TANGLIN/ HOLLAND PTE APTS -RENT Four Seasons 4<-' 237 J sq t $15.2K Four Seasons .-2300 sq.ft. 511.5K 0.10 8 Orange Grove SBK TheClavmor*. 3+l- High' r $iik Nassim Mansion _enthouse $20K Nass.m Mansion 4-1 3300 sq.ft.sl2k D Grove villa 2800 sq.ft. 4f! $8.5K Regency Parn. (504 words)
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        404 DO9-10 ORCHARD/ TANGLIN/ HOLLAND PTE APTS -RENT D.tO RIDGEWOOD CONDO. Newly renovated with excellent view. 3 bdrm. 1600 sq.ft. High fir. Immed. $2,000. Tel: 466-4663/ H/p: 9687-9059 Mr Yeoh HORIZON VIEW. HIGH dr. 4+l. P/furn. F/renovated. Avail, prompt. Viewing please contact tel: 222-5011/ 223-4406. D.IO FANTASTIC GREENERY! Quiet. 2100 (366 words)
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        404 DO9-10 ORCHARD/ TANGLIN/ HOLLAND PTE APTS -RENT D.09 ASPEN HGTS. Agts. welcome, i Full commission. #12. Pool view. Bright kitchen. 4+l rm. F/aircon. i Price neg. 9300-9989 SRN. D.09 MAKEWAY VIEW. 2+l/ 3+l bdrms. 1450-2240 sq.ft. Marble/ CVpet Partial/ fully furn. Near i MRT. SCV provided. XXXXX56 CKI D.09 (313 words)
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        404 DO9-10 ORCHARD/ TANGLIN/ HOLLAND PTE APTS -RENT D.lO DUCHESS CREST. Brand new condo. 3rd fir. 3+l. SCV/ shuttle bus. Full condo facilities. Rental neg. 9563-9023 Owner MUST RENT! RIVER Valley/ Orchard. 3 bdrms. Near MRT. $1.3K/ $1.4K/ SI.BK. Nice view. F/ furn. inteiested call XXXXX784 DW D.lO VALLEY PK. (434 words)
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        404 DO9-10 ORCHARD/ TANGLIN/ HOLLAND PTEAPTS-RENT D.lO LUCKY TWR. 4 I. 2800 sq.ft. Renovated, facilities. High floor. Immed. David Wee XXXXX012 SML. D.lO PINETREE CONDO. 1872 sq.ft. 3+l+l. P/furn. OPS 224-7255/ 9208-3277/ 9400-1255 D.lO JERVOIS GARDEN. Upp. mais. 2200 sq.ft. 3+l. balconies. Furn. Immed. OPS XXXXX55/ 9208-3277 D.09 ASPEN HGTS. (447 words)
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        404 DO9-10 ORCHARD/ TANGLIN/ HOLLAND PTEAPTS-RENT SHORT/ LONG TERM Orchard stu- dio/ 3rm/ $lBOO/ $2OOO Cairnhill/ MRT/ York Hotel/ Furn XXXXX739 D.09 SPRING GROVE 3+1. 1389 sq.ft. j F/facilities. Windy. P/furn. 55.5K. Avail, immed. XXXXX722 DW D.lO BRAND NEW Duchess Crest. 3 bdrms. 1367 sq.ft. Pool/ tennis. F/furn. $4000. Citiprop (439 words)
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        404 DO9-10 ORCHARD/ TANGLIN/ HOLLAND PTEAPTS-RENT PIN TJOE CT. Near American Club. 4+l. Attached bathrm. 2800 sq.ft. 55.5K. Kingsworld 9577-0000 D.09 RICHMOND PK. High fir. 1550 1 sq.ft. 3+l rms. Near MRT. F/facilities. Rent $8000. Agt. 9803-9763 D.09 UE SQUARE Studio. 530 sq.ft. I P/furn./ condo. facilities. Near shops/ CBD. (969 words)
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        404 DO9-10 ORCHARD/ TANGLIN/ HOLLAND PTEAPTS-RENT SOMMERVILLE GRANDEUR, SPACIOUS, bright. 3+l, f/furn. F/facilities. Rent neg. XXXXX635 agt EMERALD MANSION. (EMERALD Hill) Kum Hing Ct. 3+1. 1650 sq.ft. MRT/ Orchard. Low rent! REZ XXXXX833 D.lO THE DRAYCOTT. 2 bdrm. immed. S/pool. 1400 sq.ft. $3000. Greenery. MRT. Tel: XXXXX38 Agt. 54.5K NEG. (789 words)
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        406 D11& 21 NEWTON/ BTTIMAH/CLEMENTI PTEAPTS-RENT AVENUE PARK (Sixth Avenue) 3/4 bdrm. maisonettes 1900 2700 sq.ft. Pool, squash court Quiet surroundings Lush greenery Tight security Reasonable rental Available immediately Full commission to agent For enquiries, call Keppel Land Tel.: 336 3688 A CALL TO 782 8861 2/ 3+l Parkview $1.2K (760 words)
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        4O6D11& 21 NEWTON/ BTTIMAH/CLEMENTI PTEAPTS-RENT WATTEN EST. CONOO. 3-rm. Fum. Aircon. S/pool. Quiet. $1600 0.n.0. Tel: 734-7764/ Pg. 9410-0129 PASTORIAL VIEW. NEAR MRT 1200 sq.ft. 3 rms. F/furn. Quiet Low rental. Pg: 9322-3238 Citygarden PANDAN VALLEY CONDO. Near amenities. 1600 sq.ft. High fir 3+l F/furn. GP 469-8543/ XXXXX288 D.21 BLOSSOMVALE. (833 words)
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        408 012-14 BALESTIER/ 408 012-14 BALESTIER/ MACPHERSON/GEYLANG MACPHERSON/GEYLANG PTE APTS -RENT PTEAPTS-RENT CONVENIENT A LUXURIOUS LIVING at AFFORDABLE RENT Choice of 68 furnished/ unfurnished apts 4 penthouses with breathtaking view Facilities include pool. jacu//i. sauna, gym, jogging trail, children's playground, BBQ corner and more Located minutes from city, close to (691 words)
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        F/furn./aircon. Condo facilities/ MRT. $1800 neg. Rcy 9762-2292 D.12 AVA TOWER ißalestier Road), j 3-rooms. Full condo. facilities. Amenities. Immed. XXXXX239 Aqt. D.12 $1650! 1600 sq.ft. MRT. BalesI tier Lock Cno Apt. Renovated. 3 rms. aircon. Windy. XXXXX-333 JOT 0.14 KINGSTON TERR. 950 sq.ft. 2 rms, partial or f/furnished. Near (446 words)
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        410 Dl5-16 EAST COAST PTEAPTS-RENT D.16 THE SUMMIT. 3+l rms Hiqh fir. i Pool view. F/furn. F/aircon. Designer decor. Immed. 9510-7639 D.15 ATRIA 1500 sq ft 3+l bdrms. Beautiful city/ sea/ pool view. Attractive rent. Pg. XXXXX388 BRAND NEW PENTHSE. Costa Rhu. j 5500 sq.ft. s+l. F/facilities. $9500 p/furn. XXXXX88/ (646 words)
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        410 015-16 EAST COAST PTEAPTS-RENT FURN. CHOICES. SUK upi Ocean Park/ Tg. Ria/ Parkshore/ Dawn Ville. 2/ 3+l. CM XXXXX88 D.15 FINLAND GDN. East Coast Terr. Low rise. 1800 sq.ft. 4 rms. Spacious. Immeo. Pg. XXXXX095 C&H D.15 PARKSHORE 1350 sq.ft. 3+l. High fir. Good view. F/furn. Facilities. $3K neg. (676 words)
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        412 Dl7-18 CHANGI/ PASIRRIS PTEAPTS-RENT EASTPOINT GREEN. 3 rms. New, near MRT. F/facilities. Furn./ unfurn. Immed. Owner 9765-0132 EASTPOINT GREEN. NEW 2+l. Poo! view. F/ furn. F/ aircon. MRT. Amenities. Pg. 9705-3480 agt. CHANGI GREEN. 2+l. Brand new. F/aircon./ facilities. Furn. Imrned. Shan 9805-3030 ERA NEW CONDO. SIMEI. Eastpoint Green. (578 words)
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        416 D22-28 416 D22-28 WESTS NORTH WEST NORTH PTEAPTS-RENT PTEAPTS-RENT B^Ssbv' iv? A Nature lover's choice 3 bedrooms 1 utility room and 4 1 utility room Area: 1141 sq.ft. to 1830 sq.ft. Unobstructed Orchid Golf and Country Club view Choice unit facing picturesque Sungei Seletar Reservoir available Close proximity to (810 words)
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        418 MIXED DISTS PTEAPTS-RENT TAN JONG RIA 926 sq.ft. (2) BELLE VUE 2,239 sq.ft. (3+l) CENTRAL GREEN 807 sq.ft. (1 PEBBLE BAY 1.894 sq.ft. (3+l) RIVERSIDE PIAZZA 850 sq.ft. (Office Space) Enquiries Please Call 749 5374 PTE./ CONDOMINIUM/ STUDIO APT." 1-4 rm. r f/furn., aircon., near MRT KengLeeCt.Apt.3+l. $1450 Guillemard (467 words)
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        420 HOUSES FOR RENT 420 HOUSES FOR RENT Localities Description Area (sq ft) North Eost Kovan Park 4+l 2062 (3 storey terrace) loroncj Btawak 4+l 2800/ 290C (2 storey townhouse) MebdyVlUas 4+l 4918 East Uyn Gardens 4+l 1653/2232 (3 storey terrace) Kew Regency 4+l 3821/3757 (3 storey Semi-D) Kew Vantage (355 words)
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        Properties \zjJLocation D.lO DUCHESS RD. SMI c 420C sq.ft. 4+l. New renovation new patio/ bathrms/ kitchen. Autogate, Cablevision. Owner XXXXX97. MACKENZIE HOUSING SERVICES P.L. Leader m housing services for foreign employees: URA Approved Various types of accommodations in Serangoon/ Kallang/ West Coast/ central. All nationalities industries PUB, Cooking utilities, beds, (129 words)
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        Properties 420 HOUSES FOR RENT Greenbank Pk D.21 •2996.3186 sq.ft. 6 rms. Partia(iy furnished I Near Inn Scrioof&Ciub. Attractive rental I Owner 223 771 2 I D.IO MT. SINAI RD. 2'. -storey semi-d Spacious 4000/ 3500 sq.ft s+l. Good landscape. P/furn $8000 D.14 KEMBANGAN MRT [Jn. Sentosa) 3+l bdrms. 2-storey (837 words)
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        420 HOUSES FOR RENT D.lO RENOVATED BUNGLW 7+ 1. Above ground pool. $lOK neg. Coni tact Sandra XXXXX63/ XXXXX788 D.21 OFF YARWOOD Ave. Serene, j big gdn. 4+l rms. 34.000/ 7000 sg.ft. Renovated. XXXXX122 KF D.lO MT. SINAI. 2-storey semi-d. 4+l. Patio. Land 6000 sq.ft. Avail. immed. $7000. 9203-9959 NKH (971 words)
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        420 HOUSES FOR RENT D.ll HILLCREST RD. F/renovated. I 3+l rms. Semi-d. Plentiful built-ins. j 3300/ 3000 sq.ft. XXXXX45. D.05 FABER PARK. 3+l 1. Newly renovated/ enlarged, quality finishes. 52.7K. XXXXX22 Comprealty S'GOON. GDN. Cactus Terr. 4+ 1 i Land 3500/ Built in 2500 sq.ft. F/aircon. Furn. 9210-7942 agt. D.20 (852 words)
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        422 HUDC/ HDB APTS FOR RENT 2+l UPPER ALJUNIED f/furn. $900. 2+l Taman Jurong p/furn. $800. 2-rm. 1-hall Bt. Batok f/furn. $850. 3+l Marine Parade f/furn. $1300. 369-4600/ 368-3602 Agt. 2-SRM. TAMPINES, SIMEI, Pasir Ris, M. Parade, AMK, Bedok, Circuit Rd, Bishan, Shunfu, Dover, Bt. Batok, I Jurong, S'goon, Hougang, (1052 words)
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        422 HUDC/ HDB APTS FOR RENT APPROVED 4-RM. CLEMENTI. Blk. j 410. Locked 1 rm. 5-rm. Jin. Rumah i j Tinggi. Blk. 8. Pg. XXXXX-992 BP. APPROVED 5-RM PASIR Ris blk. 257. High fir. F/furn. AiTon. Nicely renovated. 9206-4043 ET Co. 3 'A' TAMPINES. Approved by HDB. Blk. 444. Furnished. (1025 words)
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        422 HUDC/ HDB APTS FOR RENT APPROVED. 4 'S' Bedok S. Blk. 170. F/furn. Unblocked. Breezy. Amenities. Mins. to MRT. XXXXX33 agt. TELOK BLANGAH. 2-RM hall. F/furn. With TV, hi-fi, bdrm. set. Comfortable. Clean. XXXXX40 agt. D.25 WOODLANDS. NEAR American Sch./ mkt./ shops. SI.SK. 1300 sq.ft. 3+l. F/aircon. XXXXX590 agt. (752 words)
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        426 ROOMS FOR RENT 426 ROOMS FOR RENT ALL AREAS! COMMON/ Master rooms available for all races at low rental rates. Immediate. XXXXX66 PANORAMIC SEA VIEW condo. Ka- tong $380 neg. Aircon. F/furn. Pri- I I vacy. Lady only. XXXXX690. WOODLANDS ST. 13, 2 bdrms. Furn./ aircon. Access to living/ (876 words)
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        D.05: 1) PASIR Panjang Rd. $220 $250. For single man only. 2) Dover Cres. $550. Bernard XXXXX791 JLN. LABU AYER Off Braddell Rd. $400. Pasir Ris near public park/ MRT, $450/ $550. 4833-576 agt. INDIAN TENANTS. MASTER/ common rooms in all areas available. Tel. 443-9489/ Gandhi CIRCUIT RD. BLK. 36. (605 words)
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        441 DOl-08 CITY SOUTH-WEST PTEAPTS-SALE CENTRAL GREEN. 2 bdrms. 926 sq.ft. High fir. Opp. MRT/ amenities. Tenanted at S3K till 8/2000 j $720K neg. Tokyu: 9498-9812. D.05 FREEHOLD CONDO. units for sale below valuation. Pool/ individ- ual parking. Quiet. Welcome all oflers. Owner XXXXX00. D.03 ANCHORAGE, 2+l. Designer's i decor. (1389 words)
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        446 009-10 ORCHARD/ TANGLIN/ HOLLAND PTEAPTS-SALE UE SO. 1292/ 861 sq tt 5970K/ "enanted. F/faci!ities. MRT. Supermarket. 9808-6868 Agt. CITY TWRS. APPROX 1700 sq.ft. Spacious living/ dining. Huge 2+l. F/ renovated. F'hold. XXXXX318 ER 0.10 HOLLANOIA. HIGH fir. UnblOCked. F'hold. 1475 sq.ft. 3+l rms. Amenities. Chew 9578 6481, ERA. 0.09 (792 words)
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        446 009-10 ORCHARD/ TANGLIN/ HOLLAND PTEAPTS-SALE 0.09 MORNINGSIOE. F'HOLO. 2411 sq.ft. 4+l. Panoramic view. Breezy. 51.57M. Starace 9212-3606 D.lO DORMER PK. 2500 sq.ft. 4+ 1. With attached. High fir. F'hold. Quiet facing. HB Pg. 9527-1961 0.10 THE CHATELET Stevens Rd. 1496 sq.ft. 3+l. F'hold. Immed. occupation. $900K! HSR XXXXX000 THE (667 words)
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        451 Oil 21 NEWTON/ BTTIMAH/CLEMENTI PTEAPTS-SALE MINBU VILLA. «05-04. 2519 sq.ft. 4+l. Nice layout. F'hold. Attractive priCt. Knight Frank XXXXX92 SIGNATURE PK. 1044/ 1421 sq.ft. 2+l/ 3+l. Pool facing/ unblocked. Priced to sell. XXXXX612 Agt. 0.21 $302 P.S.F Sherwood Twr. High floor. 3+l. Bt. Timah Plaza. Elite schs. Urgent! XXXXX318 (867 words)
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        460 015-16 EAST COAST HOUSES -SALE D.16 SEMI-0 OFF Old Bedok Rd. 4700 sq.ft. F'hold. Renovated. 51.68M. Pg: 9598-4209. 0.16 2/STOREY SEMI-D. 3400/ 2400 sq.ft. 3+ 1 rms. Renovated. 51.19M neg. 9410-3513 sole agt. 0.16 2 UNITS. S/storey Inter-terr. 2100 sq.ft. Oriq./ renovated. S73OK/ S92OK. XXXXX303 ET Co. D.15, NO. (832 words)
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        465 Dl7 -18 CHANGI/ 465 Dl7 -18 CHANGI/ 465 Dl7-18 CHANG!/ 465 Dl7-18 CHANGI/ 465 Dl7-18 CHANGI/ 465 Dl7-18 CHANGI/ PASIRRIS PASIRRIS PASIR RiS PASIRRIS PASIRRIS PASIRRIS HOUSES -SALE HOUSES -SALE HOUSES -SALE HOUSES SALE HOUSES -SALE HOUSES SALE ill iHI i il 111 n 1 1 I') WOIIIIHIIPIBIIIIIIIIiIUBIW' a^ilt«3«a«H^ (607 words)
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        i 471 Dl9-20 SERANGOON/ THOMSON PTE APTS -SALE D.19 S6SOK ONLY! F'hold. 8 yrs. 1926 sq.ft. 3 rms. Nicely renovated. MRT. Don't miss! 9531-0680 1 SIMON PLAZA WALK-UP. 3 rms. Spacious, windy cosy big acj cess. View to offer. 9707-8464 CW 475 022-28 WESTS NORTH HOUSES-SALE j BRAND NEW SPRINGSIDE (511 words)
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        488 HUDC APTS FOR SALE HOUGANG AVE. 7. Blk. 350. Renovated. Near MRT. 3-rm. 1700 sq.ft. $450K. Pg. 9588-0800 J. Corp IVORY HGTS. JURONG East. 1770 sq.ft. High fir. Unblocked. Renovat- ed. MRT. Pg. 9266-5078 492 HDB APTS FOR SALE (ANGMOKIO) wn MI6AYS I BEST UNITS OF ANG MO KIO (530 words)
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        492 HDB APTS FOR SALE (ANGMOKIO) 3 'NG' BLK. 604. High fir. Move-in. Split aircon. Valuation SI43K. Can i contra. 9505-8584 Sole agt. 3 'NG' AMK blk. 418/ 112, high fir. i Lift level. Breezy. MRT/ shops/' sch. Pg. 9312-3055 agt. 3 'NG' BLK. 405, 122, 255, 252/ 4 'NG' (622 words)
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        Properties 493 HDB APTS FOR SALE (BEDOK/CHAICHEE) RARE! 5 'A' Corner Chai <~hee. Face N.S. Windy. 1432 sq.ft. Spacious layout. Well kept. XXXXX784 ERA SELLING CHEAP! 4 NG' corner blk 525 Bedok N. Mid fir. Convenient. Renovated. Pg. XXXXX297. OJ. 3 T BEDOK Res Blk. 620, mid fir. 100% move-in. (930 words)
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        Properties 493 HDB APTS FOR SALE 493 HDB APTS FOR SALE 493 HDB APTS FOR SALE 493 HDB APTS FOR SALE 493 HDB APTS FOR SALE 493 HDB APTS FOR SALE (BEDOK/CHAICHEE) (BEDOK/CHAICHEE) (BEDOK/CHAICHEE) (BEDOK/CHAICHEE) (BEDOK/CHAICHEE) (BEDOK/CHAICHEE) The Straits Times Classified PROPERTY GUIDE (HPB ESTATES) V 505 klementi/ c^ 516, (694 words)
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        494 HDB APTS FOR SALE (BISHAN) 5 T CORNER Bishan Blk. 164. Move in cond. Unblocked. 5.E. facing. Breezy. Lydia 9300-8083 ERA 5 T BLK 155. High fir. Corner unit. Renovated. Near amenities. Valued S4IOK. Pg. 9305-6961 agt 5 T LIKE new! Blk. 161 access area, 2nd fir., face pk., (583 words)
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        496 HDB APTS FOR SALE (BUKIT BATOK) NO CASH 5 'I' Hillview Pt. Blk. 14. i high fir. Breezy, Unblocked. Can j contra. Jene 9805-0666 ERA 3 'A' BLK. 341 Bt. Gombak. Low fir. MRT/ mkt./ schs./ amenities. Leave message: 95-856-856 ERA 3 'A' BLK. 163 Bt. Batok. Interim upgraded. (599 words)
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        497 HDB APTS FOR SALE (BTMERAH/OUEENSTOWN/ TELOK BLANGAH BLK. 175 3 T Stirling Rd. Low fir. Near MRT/ mkt./ sch. Facing NS. View to offer. Pg. XXXXX809 agt. C'WEALTH CRESC. 3-RM. Blk. 98/ j 111. High fir. MRT/ sch. Well kept. I Lift landing. Pg. 9413-7810 CR. CHEAP! 3 'I (731 words)
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        497 HDB APTS FOR SALE (BTMERAH/OUEENSTOWN/ TELOK BLANGAH 3 'S' BLK. 66. C'wealth Dr. Renovated. Mid fir. Move in. Valued. Amenities/ MRT. Pg. 9522-1584 LS 3 'S' COMMONWEALTH Dr. Blk. 55, I high fir. Lift level. Move in cond. Best buy! Pg. 9319-3006 CM. 3 'S' BLK 37. Tanglin Halt. (634 words)
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        I 500 HDB APTS FOR SALE (CHOACMUKANG/ BUKITPANJANG) I^![*Jil*il[lllfili[n £^tEcu t'xV*!'* r*r*l*l k&sell iJOANNE GOH I BSc. (Estate Mgmt.) (Hons.) I MM 67] BUKIT PANJANG i l^^f H r'" Lifl eve 143 hf* CHOACHUKANO ,k«~ 5T No cash! Below value! 229 jto TECKWHYE H^j^ 4 'A' Lift level No cash! (513 words)
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        500 HDB APTS FOR SALE 500 HDB APTS FOR SALE (CHOACHUKANG/ (CHOACHUKANG/ BUKIT PANJANG) BUKIT PANjANG) EXEC. MAIS BLK. 287 High fir. 4 rms. Marble fir. Unblocked. Renovated. Valued. 9318-6337 aqt EXEC. MAIS. TECK Whye. Must sell! Near LRT/ shop MRT. Below valuation. Homan Parkton XXXXX146 EXEC. MAIS. CORNER Blk. (1021 words)
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        501 HDB APTS FOR SALE (CLEMENTI/ WEST COAST) A RARE 3 r corner Ghim Moh Blk. 2. High fir. Panoramic view. Renovated. Move-in. 9303-6828 UPL A SIMPLE pleasant 4 'NG' corner Blk. 731 Clementi W. High fir. Low cash! Vaiued. Roger 9513-1626 DW ASKING SBK YET neg! 3 NG' Blk (1779 words)
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        501 HDB APTS FOR SALE (CLCMENTI/ WEST COAST) 5 T CORNER Blk. 16 Toh Yi, mid fir. Well renovated, marble, hillview contra. Pg. Kelvin XXXXX206 ERA. 5 T CLEMENTI Blk. 204. 121 sq.m 804. Near central. Valued $353K Asking 5363K neg. 9405-1970 JYR 5 T BLK. 342 Clementi. high fir. (935 words)
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        504 HDB APTS FOR SALE 504 HDB APTS FOR SALE 504 HDB APTS FOR SALE 504 HDB APTS FOR SALE 504 HDB APTS FOR SALE (HOUGANCV SERANGOON/ (HOUGANG/ SERANGOON/ (HOUGANG/ SERANGOON/ (HOUGANG/ SERANGOON/ (HOUGANG/ SERANGOON/ YIOCHUKANG) YIOCHUKANG) YIOCHUKANG) YIOCHUKANG) YIOCHUKANG) i i W* Id 1 1 I l I r^i (691 words)
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        UPGRADED 3 T Lor. Lew Lian. High fir. Unblocked. Beautiful. Single eligible. 9280-3782 Grandeau. SO CASH. 3 T Blk. 305 Serangoon. Near corner. Low fir. All races. Valued SI2BK. 9523-8775 ERA. S2OK BELOW VALUE! S'goon. N. corner Blk. 515. 5-rm. Renovated. S. facing. Amenities. XXXXX815 B5 S3K CASH! 3-RM. blk. (855 words)
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        4 'S' S'GOON Ave. 3. Blk. 324. S3K cash. High fir. Lift level. Renovated. Near'MßT. Sheryl XXXXX680 5 'A' 81k.306. Hougang 133 sg.m. High fir. Future MRT, central. Value $350K. Janette XXXXX8^1 DW 5 'A' CORNER Blk. 135 Lor. Ah Soo. High floor. F/renovated. Valued S3SOK low cash! XXXXX684 Jireh (621 words)
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        505 HDB APTS FOR SALE 505 HDB APTS FOR SALE I (JURONG) (JURONG) I The Original 100% Commission Franchise from USA (1965). REALTY 1 [EXECUTIVES A Eton Associates (S) Pte Ltd Call us at 355 7567 i CORNER UNIT 4-RM. 113. 243. 5-rm. 316, 748, 923. Highest offer secures. Mark (872 words)
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        I 4 'A' CORNER. No cash! Jurong W. Low fir. Valued. Amenities. Move- in. Can contra. 9-XXXXX16 KJR. 4 'A' JURONG W. Blk. 832 low fir. Open view, lift level, well kept. Valued $208K. 9314-0097 Citygarden j 4 'A' CORNER 546 808/ 4 r A' 403, 550, 911, 939, 944, (875 words)
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        506 HDB APTS FOR SALE (KALLANG/WHAMPOA) »T JLN. BAHAGIA. Block 35 HDB Jpgraded 3-rm. Mid. fir. Lift level. yrs renovation! Split aircon. j 100% move in! XXXXX154 agt ITTW CONDO. LOOKALIKE. NcNair Mais. 806. F/renovated. I vlarble/ parquet. Split aircon. Steed move in. XXXXX235 DW 3ENDEMEER CORNER APT. Blk 45. (865 words)
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        512 HDB APTS FOR SALE (PASIRRIS/CHANGI) l^^j U i',l l\% l ß J Ist in &46l I Customer ft. Jmj Service M HJ janegohA ■ML I Easy /nM j ThrUUgh 'nDB-RisaliNtt I I Buying/Selling Your call is \*wm IMPORTANT > f tome! \^pfv Joseph Lee ALL IN PASIR RIS Exec. (753 words)
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        512 HDBAPTS FOR SALE (PASIRRIS/CHANGI) BELOW VALUE! EXEC. Apt. Blk. 503. 188% move-in. Spacious. 5 years only. Call Vin 9543-9870 agt. BELOW VALUE S2OK-S4OK. Exec. Apt. 221. 152 sq.m. High fir. Beauti ful. Must sell. Pg. 9700-4799 BIG IN SIZES, small in prices! Exec, apt. Pasir Ris. 149 sq.m. Asking (974 words)
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        512 HDBAPTS FOR SALE (PASIRRIS/CHANGI) 3 MINS. TO MRT/ White Sand. Exec. Apt. Blk. 533. Selling just $5K above value. No gimmick. XXXXX31 4 'A' (110 SO.M.) Pasir Ris Blk. 142, high fir. Aircon. Lift level. Unblocked. 5 yrs. Hurry! APN XXXXX161 4 'A' BLK. 472 Pasir Ris. High fir. (872 words)
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        Properties 514 HDBAPTS FOR SALE (TAMPINES/SIMEI) EXEC. APT. BLK. 331 TAMPINES ST. 32 Across from Tampines Mart Nicely renovated Well maintained Fully airconditioned Solid wood kitchen cabinet Near amenities/ schools Attractively Price MUST VIEW! No Agents Contact Owner At 788 9514 or 9261 9336 >aa< multi-million t« prooucef I Pioven (381 words)
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        Properties 514 HDBAPTS FOR SALE (TAMPINES/SIMEI! NEAR MRT I 5 A' DR. to dr. Tampines Blk. 268. v:e renovation. Clean hse. Valued 5356K. Sell below value! Must sell!!! Pg. 9317-2418 ERA 5 T CORNER 3lk. 189 Tampines. Mid fir. Near Tampines Mart/ mkt. New renovation. F/furn. 4 rms. Split aircon. (929 words)
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        514 HDBAPTS FOR SALE (TAMPINES/SIMEI) SIOK BELOW VALUE! 5 T Blk. 133 Simei, valued 5343K. Bridging loan arrangeable. XXXXX041 LPC. $40K BELOW VALUATION yet neg! Tampines Mais. 458, low fir. Contra. Amenities. 9300-1881 RG 3 'A' TAMPINES Blk. 276. Renovated. Mid fir. Interim upgraded. 9301-4301 Propex. 3 'A' BLK. 270 (940 words)
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        516 HDBAPTS FOR SALE (TOAPAYOH/ POTONGPASIR) 3 'A' POTONG Pasir Blk. 134 806. I Sg. hall/ Blk. 105 802. All 100% i move in. Can contra. Valued I $ISOK. Pg. 9309-7097 Matthew I 3T T. Payoh Blk. 203. 100% reno- i vated. Near MRT. Blk. 232. Move- I in. Near (884 words)
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        517 HDBAPTS FOR SALE (WOODLANDS/ SEMBAWANG) NEW! 3' 2-RM. CORNER Blk. 24. Upgraded/ 5 T corner 123. Mid fir. Unblock. F/aircon./ renovated. Malay eligible. Contra. XXXXX838 AV S3OK BELOW VALUATION! Like new, exec. apt. blk 139, 810, lift level, 4 rms. balcony, marble, new cabinets, amenities, 9318-9900 WT. ALL RACES! (939 words)
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        518 HDB APTS FOR SALE (YISHUN) ALL YISHUN CHEAP! 4 S' 439/ 4 'NG' corner 236/ 4 'A' corner 781/ 5 'I' corner 221/ Exec. Mais. 391 (4 bdrms.)/ Jumbo 293. Renovated, near MRT/ shops. XXXXX866 agt. YISHUN SPECIALIST, PETER Tan. Exec. Apt. 328/ 405. Below value. 5 T 775/ (990 words)
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        518 HDB APTS FOR SALE (YISHUN) 4 'A' CORNER 321. Best layout. Mid fir. Balance size rms./ kitchen. Big i hall. Recess area. XXXXX531 C&H. I 4 'A' CORNER 363/ 114. $SK. 5 'I' i 619, high/ mid fir. Renovated. j Mkt./ MRT. XXXXX388 ERA 4 P A' CORNER Blk. (929 words)
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        525 HOUSES WANTED 525 HOUSES WANTED (RENT/ BUY) (RENT/ BUY) 526 PRIVATE APTS WANTED (RENT/ BUY) RENT YOUR CONDO. Marine Parade, Upper East Coast, Simei to expat couples. 2 yrs. Company lease. Immed. Owners. Pis. pg. 9211-2193 SELLING YOUR PROPERTY? Any location. Lease/ fhold. Owners call XXXXX36/ XXXXX140 Mr Wong (411 words)
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        527 HUDC/HDB APTS WANTED (RENT/ BUY) A LIST OF HK S, Indian PR buyers urgently looking for HDB flats. Any area. Free value, can wait, deposit SSK. Owners call 9626-7569 Ram A. CHANDRAN PG. 9315-1651. wanted HDB/ HUDC apt. 3-rm. $1000/ I 4-rm. $1200/ 5-rm. $1400/ Exec. $XXXXX1800. Ready clients. (882 words)
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        531 FACTORY SPACE 531 FACTORY SPACE FOR RENT FORREST (Modern Industrial Building Defu Lane 10 *"W(B l %f 3 i kji i-_ I _H__H _B vb <_££■ 9 I K__ k »wtjf3 jjjL *2__ j_| i 6-storey light industrial building I Prominently located along Hougang Ave 3 I Floor area (551 words)
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        PRIME FACTORY SPACE FOR LEASE Centrally located within Ang Mo Kio Industrial Estate I Floor Area: Approx. 50,000 sq.ft. I Suitable for Clean Light Ind. I Very Attractive Rental Package I Available in Ap r i' 1999 Sole Marketing Agent CB Richard Ellis (Pte.i Ltd. Industrial Department Tel: 224 8181 (513 words)
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        531 FACTORY SPACE FOR RENT D.13 RUBY INO. 3ldg. approx. 1400 sv] it. Seng Rd. Goldpine Ind., 1238 sq.ft.. cargo lift, all trades. View to offer l 9218-0063 ARN. ALL KiMOS 0* fty./ warehse. 0.22/ 25/ 27/ 19/ 14 etc. 950/ 2400/ 3850/ 5850/ XXXXX5000 sq.ft. a ti 3des XXXXX947/ (744 words)
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        532 FACTORY SPACE 532 FACTORY SPACE i 532 FACTORY SPACE j 532 FACTORY SPACE FOR SALE FOR SALE FOR SALE FOR SALE KAKI BUKIT VICINITY 3 4 STOREY TERRACE 6 STOREY FLATTED FACTORIES/WAREHOUSES GFA from 1 337 to 7998 sq.ft. x I I Ceiling height from 3.9 to 6m j (540 words)
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        I CHANGI S./ LOYANG vicinity fty. DB. 53,750/ 30,000 sq.ft. 28+ 30 yrs. T8 22,800/ 13,700 sq.ft. 29+ 26 yrs. Pg. 9705-6088 PW TOA PAYOH. DETACHED factory. Built-in 38,000 sq.ft. Land 60,000 sq.ft. Balance 30 yrs. No ground rent. Knight Frank XXXXX94. TUAS. JTC FTY. 5454/ 2978, 5454/ 5940, 2885/ (308 words)
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        534 OFFICE SPACE 534 OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT FOR RENT I ■ITFolt LEASE H OFFICES Iffl I Several offices available ■£mE I Adjacent to Tanjong Pagar MaJ MRT station Sl*] Good view and ambience IggKl Competitive rent Good Value For Money Also Available Ja Apartments for Lease m CALL XXXXX00 (427 words)
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        534 OFFICE SPACE 534 OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT FOR RENT M■Mli j I J1 irl Centra! location ■■■■■■■■■■■■Mr outsiaeCßD 1 L^l i 1 [(^I^J i1 Kw ldeal or tashlOn lifestyle ■BBLHHHBMfMg companies I 'J| I V, j!H I Comprehensive staff amenities ■HHaifatHIIMHHHK DUSiness facilities P'JWIW'J'W^^ Affordable rental BvtMHMnM&f Various sizes, (360 words)
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        Properties 534 OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT INSIDE/ OUTSIDE CBO, Next to MRT. Prestigious office Oldgs. Fitted Sues: 1000/ 1500/ 1950/ 2300/ 2600/ 3000/ 3600/ 4000/ 4400/ 5000 upto 10,000 sq.ft. From $2.50 p.s.f. Forward XXXXX00 TELOK AVER ST., near China Square. 3400. 5700. 7200 to XXXXX sq.ft. Lift. 24-hr, security. (1087 words)
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        Properties 534 OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT D.Ol RAFFLES MRT. $2.50 $7 p.s.f. Sea view/ well renovated. 366 to 138.000 sq.it. Smgaland 458-0972 D.13 16, 0 .19!!! Office space in interesting bldg. layout. Size from 1000 sq.ft. up. Hp: 9654-6873 DW. CHINATOWN. PAGODA ST. Fully fitted. Sizes: 450-900 sq.ft. at $2.50 (952 words)
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        534 OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT PENINSULA PLAZA. 550 sq.ft. Ofi fices level. Tastefully renovated. Near MRT. $1850 neq. 9491-7763 GOLDEN MILE TWR. 650 sq.ft. Tastefully renovated. Partition/ sea view. $2.80 p.s.f. 9491-7763 6 MINS. TO Lavender MRT. Office rm. for rent. 300/ 600 sq.ft. Free i carpark. Aircon. 2965-777. CLUB (819 words)
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        535 OFFICE SPACE 53S OFFICE SPACE FOR SALE FOR SALE SHOPHOUSES WITHIN KAMPONG GLAM CONSERVATION AREA Located along North Bridge Road A row of 6 refurbished 2-storey shophouses with attic Total gross floor area: Approx. 15,385 sq.ft. Total net lettable area: Approx. 14,565 sq.ft. Ideal as an investment on an (300 words)
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        537 SHOP SPACE FOR RENT ■HBH Capital Square 4 restaurants (1,475 8,720 st) Ocean Building Area: 1,187 sf--2,537 sf Please call: 3363 6 8 8 WOODLANDS POINT: The Family Shpg. cum Education Centre has space for rent. Best units next to Family FunlandS near McDonald Rest., I Ground Floor. Ideal (415 words)
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        537 SHOP SPACE FOR RENT D.09 ORCHARD PLAZA Ground floor shop space 400 2907 sq.ft. Good frontage Suitable for food outlet Cltiprop 473 2777 LITTLE INDIA ARCADE Prime shops space available from 200 sq.ft. Office space available from 350 sq.ft. Foodstalls available for Fruits/ Chinese/ Indian Food Kiosk space available (799 words)
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        537 SHOP SPACE FOR RENT TAMPINES BEAUTY SALON/ Spa for taking over. Beautifully renovated, good location. Pis. tel. XXXXX69 I THOMSON PLAZA, 5000 sq.ft. June- i tion of Farrer Rd. Bt. Timah, low i rental, Pg. 9599-9524 Respec. I $2 P.S.F. UP. 1,500/ 2,700 sq.ft. Upper Serangoon Rd. Aircon. Parking. (906 words)
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        538 SHOP SPACE FOR SALE SERANGOON (MAIN RD.) Corner. Strata shop. Post-war. Ground fir. Approx. 1140 sq.ft. Current rent S9.IK. Sale SI.BM neq. XXXXX92/ XXXXX044/ XXXXX649/ XXXXX703 CHEAP! 2 STOREY Geylang Lor. 28. Conservation. Asking S7BOK neg. Lor. 15. 3200 sq.ft. Asking 51.03M neg. Tenanted. 9520-6010 AMB SELLING BELOW VALUATION! (667 words)
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        540 RESTAURANT/LOUNGE 540 RESTAURANT/LOUNGE SPACE FOR RENT SPACE FOR RENT &fi 1 376 sqft eatery space (or lease QUJ^KEu A 3-storey newly upgraded conservation L^JH^H shophouse gourmet gallery Strategically located in the hub of the Civic District and the historical, cultural and entertainment belt Easy accessibility by all means of (582 words)
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        D.12 CLEAN WAREHOUSE 4.6 m. ceiling. Kallang Rnad. 700/ 900 sq.ft. immediate. XXXXX15. 50. 70 P.S.F. UP! Mandai Est. 1798-8364 sq.ft. 6 loading bays. 4 x 3 tons cargo lift. 9202-9001 ARN $1.10 P.S.F. UP! Off River Valley Rd. 1000 24,000 sq.ft. Full warehouse facilities. 9202-900; ARN $1.50 P.S.F. ONLY! (584 words)
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        550 PROPERTY 550 PROPERTY AUCTIONS/TENDERS AUCTIONS/TENDERS Date 27 January 1999 (Wed) at 3.00 pm, Venue: The Amara Hotel Ballroom 1 Level 3 RESIDENTIAL 1" *10-02 Ruby Plaza J»1 bedrooms; 1690 sq.ft. Freehold 2* #05-04 Oakswood Height 3*l bedrooms; 1582 sq.ft. Freehold 3* 14 Bishopwalk townnouse: 4+l bedrooms; 2906 sq.ft. Freehold (1163 words)
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        556 PROPERTIES IN 573 AIR TICKETS MALAYSIA/ BATAM BEST OF JB. 2 storey bungalow. MYSTICAL TRAVEL XXXXX67. AusNear Sultan Palace. Mins drive to < r a |ia fr 5440. NZ fr $710, India fr Causeway s+l rms. Aircon. 9550/ j S6BO, China fr $460, Student Fare 2778 sqft Highest offer (985 words)
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        574 CRUISES 574 CRUISES 574 CRUISES 574 CRUISES 574 CRUISES 574 CRUISES The Largest The First World-Class Megaship In Asia Pacific; Bl R FRIDAY- KSf wB Weefceml Getaway C ruise^, on SuperStar Leo &/lm Reasons Than Ever to Sail on SuperStar Leo. u s^ Li \sSi I NO OTHER HOLIDAY (893 words)
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        575 FREES EASY TRAVEL <H? Speciol flexl-dtparture. Min pan. (Fiec <Si Coay Po«K<vgc> 4D Hong Kong FrsssB 3D Guangzhou Frs69B 3D Shanghai f.5768 3D Beijing frs79B LIMITED TRAIN TICKETS to KL for Chinese New Year. Call Atrium Travel Tel: 536-9282 (TA1042) r//Mmm WmBSL (43 words)
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        Properties Travel Guide 981 I UUKS INDIA fr $998 7D Confirmed departures (Delhi, Agra, Jaipur) lsFeb,ol& 15 Mar extension to Kashmir Simla available ID South India -frslS7B 5D Goa -frsN7B lOD Rajasthan -Jrs2o9B Eureka Travel iBtJl Bukit Timah 462 5077 Holland Village j_462 4922 ISLANDS IN THC SUN Bali SiDu (167 words)
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        Travel Guide 574 CRUISES 574 CRUISES 574 CRUISES 574 CRUISES 574 CRUISES 581 TOURS 581 TOURS 581 TOURS 581 TOURS 581 TO'JRS YOUR FRIENDLY CRUISE LINE IN ASIA i THE SUN NEVER SETS ON j A ELY CRUISING HOLIDAY WITH SUN VISTA.%^, Need a holiday- Here's Tour or choose one (433 words)
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        PENANG Fax ID 1351 CHIANG MAI Fax ID 1502 3D/2N Golden Sands SS3SO 3D/2N Holiday Inn Green Hills XXXXX 3D/2N Parkroyal Penang XXXXX 3D/2N Royal Princess SS49O 3D/2N Penang Mutiara SS37B KOH SAMUI Fax ID 1503 KOTA KINABALU Fax ID 1352 3D/2N Samui Laguna 3D/2N Shangri-La Rasa Ria Ss47o 3D/2N (746 words)
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        SBl TOURS 581 TOURS 381 TOURS 581 TOURS j 581 TOURS 381 TOURS 581 TOURS 581 TOURS 581 TOURS 581 TOURS I We give you BEST VALUE with BEST ITINERARY and BEST QUALITY plus BEST SERVICE 1 mjy J**F ::^Ba^^kh^^fla^ HhHJI mmm^^Mm\ f%| ■fes^si SS <#^-^% aHLm.^^H^'i^kr.Hm' HIWIJUIIW^ 6/7DAYS BEIJING/CHENCDg/TIAM.IIia (1707 words)
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        BINTAN2FIN MAYANG SARI Fr $78 HOTEL SOL ELITE Fr $88 HOTEL SEDONA Fr $98 MANAMANA CABANAS Fr $98 3D Bangkok $755" 3D Hatya, $218 3D Phuket $298 3D Samui $398 3D Penang $228 3D Langkawi $288 3D Jakarta $198 4D Bali $418 30 Hong Kong $408 4D Hong Kong/ Shenzhen (125 words)
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        TraveC Guide 3D BANGKOK /I- $228 3D BANGKOK < $348 4/5D BANGKOK/PATTAYA *«3 Dep: Doily Feb 14,16,17 3/5D HATYAI/KOH SAMUI «3 B $228 Dep: Daily Feb 13,17,18 3D KOH SAMUI .m^n*.. <V fr s4oB Dep: Daily Feb 14,1 5,1 6 3D PHUKITD.pDaIv *r.bf U *""*«<« fifrs 358 5D PHUKET+BANGKOK 5/8C (253 words)
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        Travel Guide SBl TOURS SSI TOURS SBl TOURS j 381 TOURS 581 TOURS 581 TOURS 581 TOURS 581 TOURS 581 TOURS 581 TOURS *v £S^(oBsirais BOOK NOW ii'iffMirfinriHTFl i^ 2nd 3rd&4th to enjoy a 3D St o^^" 9 ir 219 irsl49 Discount up to 3D a** 6 o*'0 ir 349fr5199 (734 words)
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        Ujt^l CHINESE MEW YEAR GETAWAY i^W 3D Phuket $$88 f 4D Hong Kong $CBBl !6D Sydney $XoBfiPlS Dep: Feb 15, 17 Dep: Feb 14, 15, 16, 17 1 Dep: Feb 12, 15, 18 4D Bangkok $488 jSD Korea frsBBB|^ 7D Melbourne $1260D* Dep: Feb 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17 (723 words)
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        5/6D Korea/Mt Sorak Ski Tour oo Dep; Feb 72, T3, t4, f5, T6, 77, 18, 19 Frs9lF9 5/6D Japan/Tokyo/Nlkko/Mt Fuji Disneyland Tour < 1088 Dep: Feb 03, 10, 13, 19, 21, 24 «*ww 3D Taiwan (4* Hoteo fr s<%9B 6/8D Taipei/Hualien/Kaoshiung Talchung/Taoyuan Dep: Jan 24, 31, Feb 07, 14, 21, (466 words)
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        8581 TOURS 581 TOURS 581 TOURS bangk'ok'™!' #'ity Tour with Dreamworld plus frsWWt^&\!^ Khantoke lunch -JSfk. K? i r *G>'W C y C y A 4 SOL ELITE BEACH RESORT SD Bi^KOK/PATTA^ *#688 fr^ltfg UEftA INTERNATIONAL 99Q Qthfifi [lyiC W#% #02-37 PEARL'S CENTRE &O ID Nepal 1088 W AMVTrXIPAv 0 (458 words)
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        581 TOURS 581 TOURS 5D BANGKOK/ <£ PATTAYA TOUR SS^ r'l'J^l'J Dep: 16, 17 Feb Vj^, f w JT y > 4D isissgp-^itißbwß® 1/2D TANJUNGPINANGTOUR (%12J 1D BATAM TOUR (gjfcjj 1 D BATAM I 2D/ 3D GETAWAY SIBU GETAWAY Ml FREE lOC M J L£. 1 rJie stay at Batam (459 words)
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        709 COMMERCIAL COURSES /fl CHRESTONI rt^jjfU School of Commerce kj^JjKil min. irom Yew Tee MRTI ■^^jrills 620 CCK St 62 #01 18 Tel: 765 5700 YISHUN Commercial School #03-125 Blk 102 3rd Storey Yishun Ave 5 Tel 758 7728 |Office Skills, Accounting, Secretarial[ i I Accounting, Marketing, PR I I (364 words)
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        709 COMMERCIAL COURSES 709 COMMERCIAL COURSES I^m/Si V9 Bflß BHB lUrilllMuUllHß P JrrpviniDfpßrspnppn I I ninlnma in Accounting ■n^ffll LiipiUllld /Book Keeping gL_^JJH Taught by Ms Rose L/m 5 Mr Sam r .a: h dI Gain entry to an accounting degree programme I Taught by respectable lecturers who produce I (710 words)
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        Travel Guide Education Training 712 COMPUTER COURSES 712 COMPUTER COURSES 712 COMPUTER COURSES I Curtin University of Technology "Featured in the best Australian Science Technology Universities in the fc^3l£E^M Asia Pacific Region' Asia Week Magazine 1998 I 31st Intake Jar 99 is uLcdfilJ I PrwfudmmtU Di ,1,,,,,a rHTrij <■> Dym (477 words)
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        715 FOREIGN EDUCATION 715 FOREIGN EDUCATION m I 721 LANGUAGE COURSES for Foreign Students Elem/lnter/'Adv KSOI. (IK) Exam/ Student Pass Sponsorship can be arranged Conversation A :.M:itMt<i:d Conversation A Conversation Classes conducted b> experienced i qualified teachers G rou p of Schools Speak A New Language in Just 2 Months (160 words)
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        721 LANGUAGE COURSES HOUGANG JAPANESE LANGUAGE SCHOOL offers Japanese for Banners Houqanq Branch: 25/1 Mon-Fri. 2-spm. 26/1 Tues. Fri. 6-Bpm Alexandra Branch: 30/1 Sat. 4-6pm 25/2 Mon. Thur. 6-Bpm 282 7590 (Hougani)) 273 8434 (Alexandra) AKIZUKI JAPANESE LANGUAGE SCHOOL Be<jinner(E-l) x ue(6.3opm) 26/1 Sun(2.oopm) 7/2 Elementary-ll Sat(2.oopm) 27/3 Intermediate-ll Wed<6.3opm) (349 words)
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