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THE STRAITS TIMES 146 PXt?£S-tN FIVE PARTS MICA (P) 093/03/2005 WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 10 2005 «JTa SINGAPORE PRESS HOLDINGS PUBLICATION ESTABLISHED 1845 80 CENTS

FANTASTIC 40 [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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FANTASTIC 40 Yap Su- Yin PHOTO: By From the Padang to the heartland, Singaporeans celebrate four decades of nationhood LIFE begins at 40, and Singapore kicked off a new era yesterday with the confidence of a nation that has come of age. It was the biggest celebration since Independence from

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PRIME

Touchdown! [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Touchdown! 'Discovery is home,' exults Mission Control m Houston after two aborted landings 1 dwards Air Force Base (California) A NERVE- WRACKING oneday delay and two missed landings later, space shuttle Discovery and its seven astronauts finally made a safe touchdown m the Californian desert yesterday. It successfully concluded a

IN A FLASH

FORUM [ARTICLE]

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FORUM Serious contest Andrew Kuan's candidacy should be applauded because a contest should not be there to merely endorse a pre-selected candidate, says reader. PAGEHII

ASIA [ARTICLE]

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ASIA Questions for Rafidah The Malaysian Cabinet will quiz the Trade Minister on the car-import permit scheme today. PAGE 5 Japan's snap polls Koizumi's tempestuous move against his party gives the Democratic Party its best chance to date to take over power from the ruling coalition. PAGE 7

WORLD [ARTICLE]

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WORLD Silicon Valley II Humbled by tne dot.com bust, venture capitalists are putting their money into making the world a better place. PAGE 12

REVIEW [ARTICLE]

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REVIEW XL's Malay agenda Without transparency, the efficiency of affirmative action programmes cannot be measured and their success will be m doubt. PAGE 18

HOME [ARTICLE]

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HOME Alternative to Lasik Surgically implantable contact lenses offer hope to those who can't undergo laser surgery. PAGE H9 New tuition chain Teachers' union teams up with Australian franchise to open tuition centres targeting kids who fail or have low marks. PAGEHIO,

SPORTS [ARTICLE]

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SPORTS The mighty midget Petite Lauryn Williams of the US stands tall as 100 m champ m Helsinki. PAGEHI4

MONEY [ARTICLE]

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MONEY Attracting deposits Indonesian banks offer prizes of cars, money and gold to win deposits and fund a lending boom. PAGEHI7 Citiraya scandal Former Citiraya chief Raymond Ng breaks his silence to clear his name and says he quit long before any alleged misdeeds surfaced. PAGEHI9

WHAT IT SHOULD HAVE BEEN [ARTICLE]

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WHAT IT SHOULD HAVE BEEN In our story "Been To Bencoolen?" on Sunday, we said that the new Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (Nafa) campus opened early this month, with schools located m Bencoolen Street, Middle Road and Waterloo Street. This is incorrect. Nafa has been operating from the new

Presidential hopefuls must be open [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Presidential hopefuls must be open Lynn Lee PM: Candidates must fully disclose record so voting pubficcan make the best choice By HOW THINGS HAVE GONE SO FAR "I didn't bring my report card today," MR LEE, with a laugh, when asked how his first year as Prime Minister had been

2nd quarter figures better than expected [ARTICLE]

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2nd quarter figures better than expected THE Trade and Industry Ministry will release full results of Singapore's second quarter economic performance today, and Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said the ministry is "happy with it". He did not cite any specific figure, but said m response to questions from reporters

Iran sparks nuclear watchdog crisis meet [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Iran sparks nuclear watchdog crisis meet UN body meets after Teheran resumes work at uranium plant Vienna THE United Nations nuclear watchdog held a crisis meeting yesterday after Iran resumed work at a uranium conversion plant, stoking Western fears it was bent on developing atomic weapons. As the governors of

$113 IN STOLEN IN BIGGEST BANK HEIST IN BRAZIL [ARTICLE]

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$113 IN STOLEN IN BIGGEST BANK HEIST IN BRAZIL Rio De- Janeiro "They dug a tunnel that goes underneath two blocks... right underneath the vault IHIFVFS tunnelled into a bank m north-eastern Brazil over the weekend and stole nearly US$6B million (Ssll3 million), police said. It is the biggest theft

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Question time for Rafidah [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Question time for Rafidah Carolyn Hong MALAYSIA'S CAR-IMPORT PERMIT ISSUE She is expected to explain implementation of ear-permit scheme at Cabinet meeting By Malaysia Correspondent Is Kuala Lumpur WE WANT CLARIFICATION "I think she is coming tomorrow (for the Cabinet meeting). She has to explain, naturally. We would like to

Car-import permits: Sore points [ARTICLE]

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Car-import permits: Sore points CAROLYN HONG APPROVED permits (APs) are required for the import of every foreign car manufactured and assembled abroad. Such permits are given only to companies with at least 70 per cent Malay ownership as the scheme was intended to help them break into the car-trading business.

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hina chcdlenge to S. Korea South Korea's global successes are clouded by competitive China, where Korean funds are being diverted to.

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CHINA

Mine disaster: Profits above safety, again [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Mine disaster: Profits above safety, again Pit owners flouting safety laws to make money, says Chinese official Beijing A CHINESE mine disaster m which more than 120 workers are believed to have drowned is a prime example of pit owners flouting safety laws and placing profits ahead of lives, China's

US expresses concern over ST reporter's arrest [ARTICLE]

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US expresses concern over ST reporter's arrest Washington THE United States has expressed "great concern" over the arrest of a Straits Times correspondent m China who has been charged with spying for Taiwan. Washington was following closely the case of Mr Ching Cheong, 55, who was arrested on April 22

EU, China to discuss textile-quota breach [ARTICLE]

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EU, China to discuss textile-quota breach Brussels THE European Union (EU) will hold talks with China starting this week after imports of Chinese pullovers and trousers overshot agreed limits for this year. EU Trade Commissioner Peter Mandelson said yesterday that he would be "m touch" with his Chinese counterpart Bo

Nagasaki urges US to give up nukes [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Nagasaki urges US to give up nukes Nagasaki NAGASAKI yesterday marked the 60th anniversary of its atomic attack with a call for the United States to give up its nuclear arsenal. Three days after the world's first atomic bombing reduced Hiroshima to ruins, a second bomb code-named Fat Man after

Japan's No. 2 party gets its best chance [ARTICLE]

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Japan's No. 2 party gets its best chance Kwan Weng Kin The Democratic Party could do well enough m snap polls to form a coalition government By Japan Correspondent In Tokyo THE snap general election called by Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi has presented the opposition Democratic Party of Japan (DP

Shrine visits not an issue, says Koizumi [ARTICLE]

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Shrine visits not an issue, says Koizumi Tokyo PRIME Minister Junichiro Koizumi has said he does not intend to make his contentious visits to Yasukuni shrine an issue m the Sept 11 election. But he did not respond directly to questions about whether he would make a visit there next

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EAST ASIA

S. Korea struggling to beat off China challenge [ARTICLE]

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S. Korea struggling to beat off China challenge Businesses feel the pinch of cheap Chinese goods and fleeing investments Seoui THESE should be happy times m South Korea. The country's largest corporations, Samsung and Hyundai, have won global respect for their electronic goods and cars. Its scientists are making breakthroughs

Shandong set to be top growth province [ARTICLE]

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Shandong set to be top growth province Beijing SHANDONG looks set this year to become China's fastest-grow-ing and top industrial province, replacing Guangdong whose economy is now struggling to match the pace of several provincial competitors. According to Guangdong's Bureau of Statistics, over 9,600 large-scale enterprises reported a combined loss

THE FULL BODY THERAPY [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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THE FULL BODY THERAPY Military training was never this tough. This Chinese man is just get- ting ready for the rigorous duties of his job as a masseur by performing thumb and finger push-ups at a Beijing park. Massage and sauna parlours are blossoming across Chinese cities as the standard

Man dies after 50 hours of computer games [ARTICLE]

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Man dies after 50 hours of computer games Seoul A MAN m South Korea died of heart failure after playing computer games for 50 hours almost nonstop, said police yesterday. The 28-year-old, identified only by his family name Lee, had been playing on-line battle simulation games at a cybercafe m

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INDIA/SOUTH ASIA

Report on 1984 riots sparks row in India [ARTICLE]

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Report on 1984 riots sparks row in India Ravi Velloor Opposition demands that action be taken against implicated Congress politicians By India Bureau I hu-f In New Delhi A JUDICIAL inquiry into the riots that left some 3,000 dead m the aftermath of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi's assassination m 1984

ASIA QUICKLY

ELECTIONS CHIEF ON GRAFT RAP [ARTICLE]

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ELECTIONS CHIEF ON GRAFT RAP JAKARTA: The head of Indonesia's election commission has been charged with corruption involving nearly US$l.4 million (552.3 million) related to polls held last year, an anti-graft official said yesterday. Elections chief Nazaruddin Sjamsuddin was charged m an anti-corruption court on Monday and faces up to

CAMBODIAN LAWMAKER SENT TO JAIL [ARTICLE]

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CAMBODIAN LAWMAKER SENT TO JAIL PHNOM PENH: A military court yesterday convicted and sentenced a Cambodian opposition lawmaker to seven years m prison for illegally trying to form an armed group to oppose the government. The verdict quickly prompted a strong condemnation from the US Embassy m Cambodia. Judge Ney

SUICIDE SPOT TOURISM IDEA KILLED [ARTICLE]

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SUICIDE SPOT TOURISM IDEA KILLED HONG KONG: A Hong Kong official said one of the territory's tiny islands could make a killing with a novel theme park based on its unsavoury reputation as a suicide spot, a media report said yesterday. The morbid suggestion to create a ghost-town attraction where

MONGOLIA IMPOSES QUARANTINE [ARTICLE]

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MONGOLIA IMPOSES QUARANTINE ULAN BATOR: More than 100 people were quarantined and tourists told yesterday to stay away from a popular lake m Mongolia where 86 swans and wild geese have been found dead from bird flu. The birds, all migratory, first started dying late last month at Erkhel Lake

TSANG ACCUSED OF MAKING LAW [ARTICLE]

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TSANG ACCUSED OF MAKING LAW HONG KONG: Hong Kong barristers have acmtd the city's leader Donald Tsang of overstepping his powers to "make law" after he In passed the legislature and gave senior officials the power to approve covert surveillance. -.detuning the move as "constitutionally dubious" m statement issued on

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SOUTH-EAST ASIA / MALAYSIA

East Asian growth to slow down this year [ARTICLE]

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East Asian growth to slow down this year Luz Baguioro ASIAN DEVELOPMENT BANK FORECAST High oil prices and weak demand for high-tech products to blame By Philippines orrespondent In Manila SOARING oil prices, weak global demand for high-tech products and a slowdown m major industrial economies will dampen East Asia's

KL bans open burning as air quality shoots up to unhealthy levels [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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KL bans open burning as air quality shoots up to unhealthy levels Kuala Lumpur MALAYSIA has banned most forms of open burning, including campfires and outdoor cooking, as haze conditions worsen. Kuala Lumpur and the sur- rounding areas are the worst hit by the smoke billowing from forest fires m

Lawmakers to Aceh pea give nod ce deal [ARTICLE]

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Lawmakers to Aceh pea give nod ce deal Devi Asmarani By Indonesia Correspondent In Jakarta THE Indonesian Parliament yesterday endorsed the government's peace deal with Aceh separatists, paving the way for the signing of an agreement next Monday. President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono said that the Parliament would be given a

Garuda pilot charged with poisoning rights activist [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Garuda pilot charged with poisoning rights activist Jakarta AN INDONESIAN pilot went on trial here yesterday for the arsenic-poisoning murder of a leading rights activist. The case is seen as a test of Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono's commitment to the rule of law. Activist Munir Thalib died m the

Malaysian gangs linked to south Indian mafia, say police [ARTICLE]

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Malaysian gangs linked to south Indian mafia, say police Kuala Lumpur MURDER. Protection rackets. Gold-wafer smuggling. And now, drug trafficking. Police believe Indian gangs m Malaysia are m cahoots with south Indian mafia m all crimes This month, the police d 156 kg of ketamine, the biggest haul so far

Teacher's house stoned, car torched [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Teacher's house stoned, car torched Kuala Terengganu ALL he did was advise the 22 students m his class to behave after a series of mischievous events was linked to one of them. One of the students at SMK Padang Negara apparently did not appreciate teacher Zainudin Salleh's pep talk. He

WHO to stockpile drugs for 1m bird-flu patients [ARTICLE]

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WHO to stockpile drugs for 1m bird-flu patients Bangkok "The really important issue is surveillance, surveillance, surveillance. On the map there are lots of boundaries, but the virus does not carry a passport." DR LEE JONG WOOK, director-general of WHO THE World Health Organisation (WHO) is m talks with drugmaker

East Asian growth to slow down this year [ARTICLE]

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East Asian growth to slow down this year Luz Baguioro ASIAN DEVELOPMENT BANK FORECAST High oil prices and weak demand for high-tech products to blame By Philippines Correspondent In Manila SOARING oil prices, weak global demand for high-tech products and a slowdown m major industrial economies will dampen East Asia's

KL bans open burning as air quali lity shoots up to unhealthy levels [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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KL bans open burning as air quali lity shoots up to unhealthy levels Kuala Lumpur MALAYSIA has banned most forms of open burning, including campfires and outdoor cooking, as haze conditions worsen. Kuala Lumpur and the sur- rounding areas are the worst hit by the smoke billowing from forest fires

Garuda pilot charged with poisoning rights activist [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Garuda pilot charged with poisoning rights activist (\K\KI INDONESIAN pilot meat on trul here yesterday tor the arsi-ni<. poisoning murder ot .1 leading rights activist 1 test ot Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono's mm mitment to the rule ot In ivist Munir Thalib died m the business class i.ahin during

Malaysian gangs linked to south Indian mafia, say police [ARTICLE]

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Malaysian gangs linked to south Indian mafia, say police KtlAI 1 lIMIMIK Ml KDI X Pi. lection r.. 1 with south Indian mafia m all •lines This month, the po biggest haul so far thi- tamed two Indian M tionals Ih. M lor the China n llion million). I wo

Lawmaker to Aceh pe kers give nod peace deal [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Lawmaker to Aceh pe kers give nod peace deal Dim Asmaram \U Indonesia arrespondent In lakarta THE Indonesian Parliament yesterday endorsed the gov ernment's peace deal with Aceh separatists, paving the w iv tor the signing o agreement next Mot President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono said that th< liament would be

WHO to stockpile drugs for 1m bird-flu patients [ARTICLE]

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WHO to stockpile drugs for 1m bird-flu patients Bangkok "The really important issue Is surveillance, surveillance, surveillance. On the map there are lots of boundaries, but the virus does not carry a passport." DR LEE JONG WOOK. director-general of WHO THE World Health Organisation (WHO) is m talks with drugmaker

Teacher's house stoned, car torched [ARTICLE]

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Teacher's house stoned, car torched KwaiaTiki \(.<.\mi ALL he did was advise the 22 students m his |mm 10 behave atter a series ol mis< I events was linked to one ot the m Oneot the students at S\lk patently did predate (cachet Z ilk He orched Mr Zainu le

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WORLD

SAVE THE WORLD [ARTICLE]

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SAVE THE WORLD im^ k A)AJkmmAm_^m\ aMMamW aHI l^fl mk: IN GOOD COMPANY W "It's a very rewarding experience I to be dealing with companies that 1 are committed to helping people." m MR MARK FOLEY. managing director M of venture capital firm RWI Group .m Humbled by dotcom bust,

Funding for companies that help people [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Funding for companies that help people THE change of heart can be quantified m venture capital investment. In the second quarter of this year, investments totalled US$5.B billion (559.6 billion) m 750 companies, a 19 per cent rise over the previous quarter, according to the Money Tree Survey by PricewaterhouseCoopers,

Bush signs energy Bill after 4 years of haggling [ARTICLE]

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Bush signs energy Bill after 4 years of haggling Producers will benefit the most but pump prices will not drop Albuquerque [New Mexico) AS OIL and gasoline prices hit new highs, US President George W. Bush signed an energy Bill he called vital to the American economy but conceded that

SANDSTORM HITS BAGHDAD [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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SANDSTORM HITS BAGHDAD Surgical masks were m demand m central Baghdad on Monday after a sandstorm hit the Iraqi capital. Shops were closed and road traffic was light as a cloak of orange dust reduced visibility drastically. PHOTO: AFP

Australia to hold nuclear fuel talks with China [ARTICLE]

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Australia to hold nuclear fuel talks with China Sydney AUSTRALIA will start formal negotiations with China on a nuclear cooperation pact to ensure that any uranium it exports to the energy-hun-gry country is used only for peaceful purposes. Officials from Canberra and Beijing have already held exploratory talks on the

Gaza settlers give up fighting pullout [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Gaza settlers give up fighting pullout Dazed and weary, they have started to leave occupied Palestinian land Neve Dekalim Settlement (Gaza Strip) THE shops are closing, the movers are busy loading their trucks. A week before a historic evacuation, the Jewish settlements of the Gaza Strip are no longer prepared

Egyptian troops to patrol border [ARTICLE]

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Egyptian troops to patrol border EGYPT is actively preparing for a key role m the Gaza Strip after the planned pullout of Israeli settlers. With an eye on maintaining stability m Gaza as a way of shoring up its own national security, Egypt is planning a significant military deployment along

Joy and relief as Discovery lands safely [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Joy and relief as Discovery lands safely Shuttle's return was among the most tense m history, after Columbia disaster NOT AS EASY AS IT LOOKS "It is to the team's credit, to the flight team's credit, that indeed they make it look easy. But... it's not easy." NASA CHIEF MICHAEL

Vivaldi piece played for first time in 250 years [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Vivaldi piece played for first time in 250 years Melbourne A SMALL part of a newly identified choral work by baroque Italian composer Antonio Vivaldi was played for the first time m about 250 years yesterday after it was uncovered by an Australian academic. Melbourne University researcher Janice Stockigt unearthed

UK anti-terror laws: More bark than bite [ARTICLE]

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UK anti-terror laws: More bark than bite Jonathan Eyal Lack of political unity will undermine Blair's bid to come down hard on extremists By Straits Times Europe Bureau In Ixjndon "WE ARE angry about these extremists, we are angry about what they are doing to our country, we are angry

Secret pre-trial hearings being considered [ARTICLE]

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Secret pre-trial hearings being considered BRITAIN is mulling over secret pre-trial terror hearings m which a judge would examine evidence without a jury to decide how long a suspect should be held without charge, London papers reported. If introduced, this French-style "inquisitorial" system of justice would mark a huge departure

France sends radical clerics packing [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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France sends radical clerics packing Neo Hui Min By Straits Times Europe Bureau In London AS DEBATE rages on m Britain about the government's new plan to deport radical clerics, France has stepped up the expulsion of the so-called preachers of hate. Amar Heraz, who was put on an Algeria-bound

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Madeleine Albright 'booked' by publisher FORMER US secretary of state Madeleine Albright, author of a best-selling memoir, has reached a deal with Harper Collins to write two books. The first, The Mighty And The Almighty, will be published next spring and will focus on religion and its role m international

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Stem-cell donor now needs help A WOMAN who two years ago donated 1,600 ml of stem cell blood from her bone marrow to save her brother from leukaemia has been struck with the same disease. Ms Wang Xuexia, 22, now needs cells from her 29-year-old brother, Xuelei. The snag is.

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Poor family sits on $5m fortune A POOR South African family has turned into instant millionaires after uranium was found on their land. "It is going to change our lives," MiSolomon Ngondo, 67, told the BBC. His family bought the land m 2001 under a scheme to help those disadvantaged

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Koizumi as bridesmaid A JAPANESE prime minister of Lm\ the long-ruling Liberal Demo--L m\m. erotic Party (I DP) becomes an instant bridesmaid if he loses the confidence of his party's faction chiefs and legislators. In calling for Lower House elections after the defeat of his key reform proposals on Japan

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Affirmative action part of economic progress Ooi Kee Beng MALAYSIA'S NATIONAL AGENDA By For The Straits Times AFFIRMATIVE action programmes have been around m Malaysia since before independence m 1957. It was obvious to most leaders British, Malay or Chinese that the rural Malay population needed systematic and sustained government

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For art's sake, go easy on security Wdward Dolnick By In Casti eton (Virginia) THE anniversary of one of the biggest art heists in recent decades is nearly upon us. Armed thieves swooped down on the Munch Museum in Norway last Aug 22. Its version of Edvard Munch's most famous

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Taking Flight [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Taking Flight They could not be deterred by the early downpour or the searing afternoon temperatures. Spirits soared at the National Day celebrations as 125.000 people came out to the Padang or stayed m the heartland to celebrate Singapore's 40th birthday. More reports: H2 to H6 PHOTO: BRYAN VAN DER

NATIONAL DAY 2005

Padang party [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Padang party 5,000 performers enthral 25,000 who pack the stands and for some dancers m green, it is a family affair PERFECT HARMONY "I love Singapore because of the multiracial harmony." MS FATIMAH HAJI MOHAMED SALIM, m her mid- 50s. who was at the Padang with a relative. The former

Happening [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Happening Nations birthday celebrations m Jurong East, Tampines and Yishun draw a total of 75,000, culminating with the parade shown on large screens GREAT FOR SHOPPING "I love Singapore because it is pretty. Also there are many places to go shopping." NUR AISHA ROSLI, seven, a Yishun resident who came

Sea-front fun [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Sea-front fun Thousands flocked to the Carnival ©Marina yesterday for some holiday fun and relaxation. On offer were carnival rides, plenty of food, rock-climbing, military displays, fireworks and entertainment by local and foreign artists. The nine-day event, part of the Singapore Tourism Board's month-long Celebrate Singapore festival, ends on Sunday.

Doc who transformed paediatric services honoured [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Doc who transformed paediatric services honoured Lee Hui Chieh Commendation Medal for KKH doc. Among her achievements a lab to treat sleep disorders By OPTIMUM CARE HER TARGET "The award is a bonus that lets me know that people appreciate the work I've done and it's an encouragement to me

Commendation Medal (Pingat Kepujian) [ARTICLE]

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Commendation Medal (Pingat Kepujian) Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports Mr Sng Chan Kiah, General Manager, North West Community Development Council, People's Association; Ms Ng Pei Yu Vivienne, Deputy Head, Psychological Services Unit Ministry of Defence Mdm Loong Mann Shian, Programme Manager, Command, Control and Intelligence Projects Division, Defence

Presidential hopeful may face suit [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Presidential hopeful may face suit Lynn Lee Ex-member seeks apology, damages for comments made by presidential aspirant By PRESIDENTIAL hopeful Andrew Kuan's troubles over the time he served on his condominium's management council grew yesterday. A former council member has launched proceedings to sue him for alleged defamation. Lawyer Chia

S'pores future tied to region's integration: minister [ARTICLE]

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S'pores future tied to region's integration: minister Ken Kwek By REGIONAL integration is an important part of Singapore's future ana as Singaporeans travel more to neighbouring countries. Foreign Affairs Minister George Yeo believes they will develop a better sense of Asean. The availability of cheaper travel packages and advent of

N-Day gift for Channel swimmer [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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N-Day gift for Channel swimmer FORMER national swimmer Thum Ping Tjin (above) had a National Day surprise from Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong a letter congratulating him on being the first Singaporean to swim the English Channel. In the letter, sent yesterday to his college m Oxford University, Mr Lee

Lasik a no – go? Try new lens surgery [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Lasik a no go? Try new lens surgery Radiia Basu Special contact lens implanted m eye; procedure offered at 2 hospitals here By LASIX'S NOT FOR EVERYONE "Laser surgery is not always suitable for patients with very high myopia, or those who have thin corneas or large pupils. These are

M1 launches voice messaging system [ARTICLE]

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M1 launches voice messaging system Stephanie Yap By THE overworked thumbs of some text messaging enthusiasts will enjoy some respite from today, when Mobile One (Ml) launches a new voice messaging service. Called Bubble Talk, the service allows Ml customers to send and receive 30-second messages. The service will be

Teachers union to start tuition centres [ARTICLE]

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Teachers union to start tuition centres Liaw Wy-Cin It teams up with Australian franchise to target kids who fail or have low marks By A NEW chain of tuition centres is opening here, specifically targeting youngsters from Primary 1 to Secondary 4 who fail or barely pass their English and

Computer alerts teacher [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Computer alerts teacher IN A class of up to five students, each works independently at a computer. If the student is stumped by a problem or cannot provide the correct answer after a few attempts, the computer locks and the student cannot proceed. The teacher, who has the system password,

Clear health doubts [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Clear health doubts MIND Your Body, together with Chinese newspaper Lianhe Zaobao, is organising an exhibition and seminar this weekend to provide professional advice to keep you m the pink of health. Talks at Health You will touch on major health concerns such as cancer, heart health, weight management and

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Why the surprise over possible election? [LETTER]

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Why the surprise over possible election? CONTEST FOR THE PRESIDENCY AN IMPORTANT OFFICE The presidency safeguards our Constitution and our reserves, and we deserve the best candidate for the job. THE emergence of Mr Andrew Kuan as a presidential aspirant pitting himself against government-en-dorsed incumbent S R Nathan has caused

Aspirant shouldn't mix politics and religion [LETTER]

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Aspirant shouldn't mix politics and religion EVEN before the Presidential Elections Committee begins to consider the candidates who have applied for a certificate of eligibility, let me explain why 1 will not consider former JTC Corp group chief financial officer Andrew Kuan for the certificate. Firstly, m any company. statutory

Origin of 'Handicaps Welfare Association' [LETTER]

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Origin of 'Handicaps Welfare Association' I REFER to the letter. "What is not correct is 'Handicap Parking Only" (ST. Aug 5), by Mrs Andra Leo. Handicaps Welfare Association was founded m 1969 by a group of 23 disabled persons to foster friendship, promote self-help and provide mutual support among the

School thefts: Discuss issue with principals [LETTER]

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School thefts: Discuss issue with principals MS TAY Siew Ching ("Are thefts common m primary schools?"; ST, July 28) and Madam Eileen Ho Swee Lian ("Discipline master did nothing about theft"; ST, July 30) were concerned about the state of theft m schools. Theft m schools is regarded as a

Heart centre sorry fire drill alarmed patients [LETTER]

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Heart centre sorry fire drill alarmed patients I REFER to the letter, "Fire drill too real for heart patients" (ST, Aug 6), by Mr Silverajan Rengasamy. We are sorry for the apprehension and undue worry caused to Mr Rengasamy and the other patients who were at National Heart Centre on

SPORTS

Lyon reject Chelsea's $77m bid for Essien [ARTICLE]

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Lyon reject Chelsea's $77m bid for Essien London NOT AT LYON "They thought we were just country bumpkins with our berets and a baguette m our pockets." JEAN-MICHEL AULAS, Lyon president HOPE "In my dream, I see him scoring a header m the Champions League final at the Stade de

Injury jinx hits Liverpool again [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Injury jinx hits Liverpool again SOCCER List of walking wounded grows at Anfield with Dudek the latest victim I IVF.RPOOI MAYBE there is something m the water at Anfield. But the injury jinx that haunted Liverpool for the last two sea- sons has struck again, just days before the start

Last season's failure will spur United on: Giggs [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Last season's failure will spur United on: Giggs SOCCER Red Devils want the Premiership title after a term without trophies Manchester RYAN Giggs turns 32 m November. But that is not going to stop him from winning another trophy with Manchester United. "They used to say players reach their peak

GENOA FANS RIOT AFTER APPEAL REJECTED [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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GENOA FANS RIOT AFTER APPEAL REJECTED Genoa fans, furious over a decision to relegate their club for match-fix-ing, clashed with police m the northern Italian city early yesterday morning, overturning cars and setting fire to waste bins. Police m riot gear used tear gas to block the protesters from reaching

A voice told me to return for France: Zidane [ARTICLE]

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A voice told me to return for France: Zidane Paris ZINEDINE Zidane says he decided to come out of international retirement after hearing a mysterious voice m the dead of night. "One night at three m the morning, I, suddenly woke up and spoke to someone," he said m an

Routledge hopes to make an impact fast [ARTICLE]

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Routledge hopes to make an impact fast London IT IS getting a little crowded m Tottenham's midfield. Edgar Davids has been their big-name signing this season, and Spurs are talking to Newcastle United for Jermaine Jenas. But there have been others. Aaron Lennon, Wayne Routledge and Teemu Tainio were all

PREMIERSHIP EXTRA [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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PREMIERSHIP EXTRA ■pyfiSW Read ROB HUGHES' predictions fromNos. 1-20 Cut and keep The complete EPL calendar Win Free trip for two to watch Arsenal at their new Emirates Stadium Know Who the hot shots and safe hands of the Premiership are

A midget's giant statement [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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A midget's giant statement ATHLETICS 1.58 m Williams stands tall as 100 m champion while Bekele overcomes tragedy BE POSITIVE "I was never counting myself out, never putting any limits on what I can do." LAURYN WILLIAMS, the women's 100 m winner, whose father has leukaemia Helsinki AS the world's

HOME SPORTS [ARTICLE]

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HOME SPORTS SINGAPORE LOSE 1-5 AGAIN SINGAPORE'S men hockey team fell to their second big defeat m three days, going down 1-5 to Japan at the Macau International yesterday. The Republic lost by a similar scoreline to South Korea's University of Physical Education on Sunday. Singapore take on China today.

Argentina's Canas banned for two years [ARTICLE]

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Argentina's Canas banned for two years TENNIS Buenos Aires GUILLERMO Canas insists that the Association of Tennis Professionals has made a mistake by handing the world No 10 a two-year ban for doping on Monday. The announcement of the suspension stunned Argentina after the 27-year-old became the fourth player from

Results [ARTICLE]

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Results ATHLETICS World C'ships m Helsinki Men's 10,000 m: 1 Kenenisa Bekele (Eth) 27mm B.33sec 2 Sileshi Sihine (Eth) 27:08.87 3 Moses Mosop (Ken) 27:08.96. Hammer: 1 Ivan Tikhon (Ble) 83.89 m 2 Vadim Devyatovskiy (Ble) 82.60 3 Szymon Ziolkowski (Pol) 79.35. Women's 100 m: 1 Lauryn Williams (USA) 10.935

Europe's Major drought [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Europe's Major drought GOLF Gap closed but six-year winless streak not likely to end at PGA Championship Springfield (New Jersey) THEY arrived from around the country and across the" globe, golfers lugging travel bags and gift baskets, preparing for a course that many of them know little about. Tiger Woods

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NOREE CHATTALADA (MRS NOREE LEE) Age: 77 passed away peacefully on 9/8/2005. Dearly missed and fondly remembered by loved ones. Husband: cc Hin Kwei ■Sisters: Brother-in-law: Arunee Brothers: Sisters in-law: Nephews: Pongchair John Chatur.mi Bernard Body Is resting at Singapore Casket (Ruby Room), 131 Lavender Street. Nightly prayer at 8.45pm.

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Bank with them and get free cellphones, gold, cars... [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Bank with them and get free cellphones, gold, cars... Squeeze on margins COMPETITION tor savings and the rising cost of alternative funds. such as debt sales, are causing lenders' profit margins to narrow. >> More loans than deposits lx>ans at Indonesian banks rose by 29 per cent m the year

Tokyo Nikkei 225 [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Tokyo Nikkei 225 Yesterday's close: 11.900.32 (+121.34 points) Japanese stocks rose in the broadest rally in lour months, on optimistic economic growth and belief that corporate earnings will be able to weather a change m government, after an early election was called on Monday BLOOMBERG NEWS

HK Hang Seng Index [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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HK Hang Seng Index Yesterday's close: 15.047 84 (-61.1 points) Hong Kong stocks fell 0 4 per cent, with property shares weighed down by interest rate worries But offshore oil producer CNOOC lumped after a brokerage upgrade BLOOMBERG NEWS

Shanghai Composite Index [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Shanghai Composite Index Yesterday's close-. 1.152.53 13. 65 points) The Shanghai Composite Index advanced for a third day to close at its highest since April 29 The market was boosted by continued buying of Sinopec. said GF Securities analyst Wang Mingzhi BLOOMBERG NEWS

Sydney S&P /ASX 200 [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Sydney S&P /ASX 200 Yesterday's close. 4.417.8 (+9.9 points) Australian stocks gained led by oil producers such as Woodside Petroleum, after crude prices climbed to a record high BLOOMBERG NEWS

Kuala Lumpur KLCI [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Kuala Lumpur KLCI Yesterday's close: 944.94 (-3.08 points) Malaysian share prices closed 0 32 per cent lower, on renewed concerns over oil prices after crude broke through US$64 a barrel Sentiment was weighed down by lower-than-expected industrial production data AFP

Mumai Sensex [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Mumai Sensex Yesterday's close: 7,595.57 (-10.6 points) Indian stock prices ended down marginally as foreign funds took profits for a third day. with surging oil prices weighing on sentiment AFP

Jakarata Composite Index [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Jakarata Composite Index Yesterday's close. 1,162.79 (+4.21 points) The Indonesian stock market edged higher, after falling in the past three trading days and soaring to record highs last week. AFP

Bangkok SET Index [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Bangkok SET Index Yesterday's close: 681.54 4.78 points) Thai share prices finished 0 7 percent lower on profit-taking after gains in morning trade, dealers said Trading was choppy amid anxiety over the prospect of another US interest rate rise. AfP

China's Hopson 'selling stake to Temasek' [ARTICLE]

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China's Hopson 'selling stake to Temasek' Hong Kong CHINESE property firm Hopson Development Holdings will issue roughly HK$l billion (Ss2ls million) worth of new shares to two strategic investors, including Singapore state investment agency Temasek Holdings, sources familiar with the situation said yesterday. Shares of Hopson, which has a market

Consumers in Seoul less upbeat [ARTICLE]

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Consumers in Seoul less upbeat Seoul SOUTH Korea's consumer confidence fell for a fourth straight month m July, clouding hopes of a strong economic recovery, official data showed yesterday. The consumer expectations index, which reflects sentiment for economic conditions six months ahead, fell to 95.2 last month from 95.4 m

Beijing's currency reform not good enough, say US lawmakers [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Beijing's currency reform not good enough, say US lawmakers Washington LAWMAKERS m the United States are renewing their efforts to impose sanctions on Chinese imports, arguing that China's currency revaluation last month its first m a decade does not go far enough. "They are going to have to show much

Japan upgrades outlook for economy [ARTICLE]

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Japan upgrades outlook for economy Tokyo JAPAN'S government and central bank yesterday upgraded their assessments of the world's second-largest economy, with strong technology and machinery sectors expected to bring it out of the soft patch it entered last year. Machinery order figures for June, released yesterday, exceeded even the most

Not a one-way street [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Not a one-way street REAL estate investment trusts (Reits), which offer attractive yields, have taken off strongly m Singapore, and are currently one of the hottest segments m the market. Launching the Republic's sixth Reit, Mapletree Logistics Trust, last month, Temasek Holdings chief executive Ho Ching said that while Singapore

Wake-up call for investors [ARTICLE]

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Wake -up call for investors In the past few weeks, the spotlight has been cast on property trusts, an increasingly popular investment instrument. Grace Ng explains what the controversy is about, and finds out whether the average investor is really at risk REAL estate investment trusts (Reits) have become a

Former Citiraya chief breaks silence to clear the air [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Former Citiraya chief breaks silence to clear the air Lee Su Shyan Raymond Ng says he left firm long before any alleged misdeeds surfaced By Companies Correspondent WHEN HE WAS IN CHARGE "I was satisfied that the independent directors were able to ensure that the company had a good system

Logistics group drives into support services [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Logistics group drives into support services LEE SU SHYAN TRANSPORT company Rich Land is aiming to rev up its growth by diversifying into the fast-growing market for after-sales service. Mainboard-listed Rich Land, which transports personal computers and printers for customers such as Hewlett-Packard, will soon be doing reports on domestic

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S'poreans reluctant to park CPF monies in unit trusts [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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S'poreans reluctant to park CPF monies in unit trusts Grace Ng More choose to use cash for such investments instead: Report By Crunching numbers Total CPF funds invested m unit trusts over the past two years hardly budged at $3.15 billion, according to a Cerulli Associates report. This means that

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STRAITS TIMES INDEX Auk 8, 2005 2,348.21 +9.34

Oil prices surge past US$64 mark [ARTICLE]

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Oil prices surge past US$64 mark SUPPLY WORRIES OIL prices rose to a record high above US$64 a barrel yesterday, as traders factored m the potential for Middle East supply disruptions that could add strain to a market already struggling with refinery problems. In Saudi Arabia, the world's top exporter,

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Life! THE STRAITS TIMES Wednesday August 10 2005

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Faye honeymoons in Phuket [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Faye honeymoons in Phuket PHUKET You could call it the search party for the party. As newly-wed singer Faye Wong turned 36 on Monday, reporters from China, Hong Kong and Taiwan were waiting at her Beijing home, hoping to catch her and her husband, 33-year-old actor Li Yapeng. Gossip had

Singer shot in head [ARTICLE]

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Singer shot in head DENVER Grammy-winning musician Marc Cohn famous for his hit Walking In Memphis was shot m the head during an attempted carjacking after a concert. Thankfully, Cohn, 46, survived with only minor injuries. He was struck m the temple on Sunday night when a man fired into

Mystery guy with Chiling [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Mystery guy with Chiling TAIPEI Taiwanese model Chiling Lin was discharged from hospital on Monday, a month after she fell from a horse m northeast China and suffered six fractured ribs. "I'm happy to be discharged. I want to have spicy food for every meal," said Lin, 30. After being

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Changing one's life midstream [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Changing one's life midstream Mak Mun San More women are confronting and managing their 'midlife crisis' WHEN Madam Penny Lye turned 50. she made a decision which transformed her life. Still single then, she ended a stormy relationship which had dragged on for eight years. "It was the best birthday

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SHOCK AND AWE [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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SHOCK AND AWE Ong So r Fern George Romero's fourth zombie flick, opening tomorrow, proves the pioneer of horror has not lost his touch Til keep coming back to it as long as I'm alive' Film-maker George Romero (above) on whether he will make another zombie movie > Born m

Life lessons from the dead [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Life lessons from the dead Ong Sor Fern LAND OF THE DEAD (M 18) 93 minutes/Opens tomorrow/***"*"^ ZOMBIE guru George Romero's neatest trick has always been mining life lessons from the dead. His landmark trilogy Night Of The Living Dead (1968), Dawn Of The Dead (1978) and Day Of The

Not enough magic to truly entertain [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Not enough magic to truly entertain Ong Sor Fern Casting Kidman and Fen-ell together worked liKe a charm. Pity it ended there BEWITCHED (PG) 1 03 a_nutes/Mow showing/ *_r POR the first hour. Bewitched looks beguiling. But it falls apart m the second halt as i he script breaks down

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Striking terror Tay Yek Keak NAPOLA (NC I6) 1 10 minutes/Now showing/*** -tt-ir FOLLOWING the last days of an unhinged Adolf Hitler m a bunker m Downfall, this is a glimpse of his vision for the Third Reich an elite school that trains boys to be the leaders of his

biteintoit [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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biteintoit 1 had no life before styling mousse' Actor Kevin Bacon (above) 'Hong Kong may be known for creating plastic music m the world but it's the most finely crafted plastic music m the world' Hong Kong hip-hop star Ghost Style on Cantopop 1 won't play forever. Some don t

Dad's my girl [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Dad's my girl Mathew Pereira While I have no favourites among my three children, I can't help feeling my daughter's tops when it comes to showing affection forme fatherhood A FEW weeks ago. my daughter Natasha brought home some of her latest test papers. Seeing how my 15-year-old daughter had

Spears 'had nothing to do with' shooting [ARTICLE + ILLUSTRATION]

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Spears 'had nothing to do with' shooting LOS ANGELES Pop star Britney Spears and her security staff have denied knowledge of the pel-let-gun shooting of a photographer who was staking out a private baby shower m Malibu. Paparazzo Brad Diaz said he was struck m the thigh by a pellet

Fanning huge star at 11 [ARTICLE]

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Fanning huge star at 11 LOS ANGELES At the tender age of 1 1, Dakota Fanning has been crowned Hollywood's most powerful actress by Entertainment Weekly. The child star, who co-stars opposite Tom Cruise m the movie War Of The Worlds, has starred m 12 films since 2001. The magazine

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years. Farming's films have grossed US$647 million (Ssl billion) since 2001, compared with US$5B6 million notched up by Roberts, US$497 million by Kidman, US$33B million by Reese Witherspoon and US$295 million for Sandra Bullock over the same period. AFP

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Streep to star m Watergate movie LOS ANGELES Actresses Meryl Streep, Gwyneth Paltrow and Annette Bening are teaming up for a new movie about the Watergate scandal that toppled ex-US president Richard Nixon. Streep will play Martha Mitchell, the whistle-blowing wife of former US attorney general John Mitchell, m a

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Dash-ing rock at Yishun Sujin Thomas MUSIC REPORTER STRAITS Times School Of Rock winners 3dashl rocked the Yishun heartland yesterday with a three-song set that made onlookers sit up. The three-man band was one of many acts that performed at Celebrations@Yishun, one of three outdoor concerts m the heartlands organised

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Expats f^| Ounce n___\ REGENCY PK, 3+l, 2300 sqft. Rare unit/ renovated. Excellent i cond. Big balcony, spacious bright. Quiet, greenery. Low fir, avail Oct. Must View!! XXXXX030. j BEAVERTON COURT 2054 sqft. 3 bdrms, renovated and furn. F/facilities. Asking $5250 neg. Pis call @> XXXXX803 (owner) DON'T P^l Miss

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EM DO9- 10 ORCHARD/ L^l) TANGLIN/ HOLLAND _W PTEAPTS-RENT 0.10 BALMORAL CONDO 1600 sq.ft. Renovated $3K. Sommer Ville Grandeur 1830 sq.ft. ROl. Greenery $3 6K XXXXX639 Agt DUCHESS MANOR. Just TOP!!! 3 rms. Quality finishes. Pool view. Mins to amenities/ schs. Sale also. Facilities. XXXXX327 0.10 SARKIES MANSION 1603 sqft

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BDII ft 21 NEWTON/ EM Dll H2l NEWTON/ BT TIMAH/ CLEMENTI LCj BT TIMAH/ CLEMENTI PTE APTS RENT W PTE APTS RENT M T" ISV AMARV L L I S I i_J 1 1 Full condo facilities 51 Near MRT St K 5 i,!lr 3 bedrooms I >* 1,259 sqft

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EM D l 14 BALESTIER/ k^i MACPHERSON/GEYIANG J_W PTEAPTS-RENT' D.12 MOONSTONE APTS 2/ 3 bdrm apt. unfurn, convenient. Rent from $1200. Tel: 6337-2165 D.14 ATHENA VILLE, Lorong 29 Geylang, brand new 2/ 3 bdrm apt, unfurn. Tel: 6337 2165 D.14 THE ALCOVE. 3+l. Pool view. F/ furn. Walk to MRT/

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B\D\ 5-1 6 EAST COAST /PTEAPTS-RENT Good T~? LocatwmOU COTE 0' AZUR Brand new condo 2 rms 1109 sq.ft 3 rms 1387 sq.ft 4 rm 1540 sq.ft. Pool/ Sea view Penthouse 3000 sq.ft XXXXX499 _W_J i T\ .Mr _^_^_m EJ^mmmmmmmr -AmW SANTUARY GREEN 2-RM. 915 sqft. i High fir. Pool

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PfJ_ HUDC/ HDB fAWF APTS FOR RENT NEAR MRT! WHOLE Unit 3 NG' for rent. Blk 140 Potong Pasir. Marble fir, nicely renovated, f/ furn. Master bdrm aircon. XXXXX790 KALLANG MRT 16 2+l Furn. Nice. 2+l Potong Pasir MRT 140. Nice. 3+l Simei MRT 243. Approved. 3+l Kembangan MRT 104.

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DOl-08 Liil CITY ft SOUTH-WEST WkW PTEAPTS-SALE CARIBBEAN. 2 BDRMS. 893 sqft. Good facing. Face pool. Ouiet, serene environment. Call XXXXX060. www.darrenteo.com. THE SAIL Marina Bay. 2 bdrms. 883 sqft. Type 2E. Choice unit. Marina Bay Twr. Facing sea. F/facilities, Raffles MRT. 9858-2995 BURLINGTON SO. (NEXT to Sim Lim). 2+l.

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EM DO9- 10 ORCHARD/ Lla TANGLIN/ HOLLAND EW HOUSES -SALE WHITE HOUSE. I.- STOREY rancher sprawling 17,000/ 8000 sq.ft. Re. retreat. 56.48 M. 9678-3035 D.lO 2-h STOREY resort style bunglw. XXXXX sqft. Off Holland. 6+l. Pool. $7.6 M. Agt. 9686-8927 D.lO STEVENS DR 2-storey semi-d. 4+l Approx 4328/3000sqft. Face E.

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B!i 009-10 ORCHARD/ i TANGLIN/ HOLLAND f PTEAPTS-SALE LOCATION KIM YAM HGTS Condo High fir 1142 sqft F'hold. 3+l. Unblocked. Beautiful view. SE facing. Movein. Marble fir. Andy XXXXX266 r s%6*. mm i^ mmm M. I _b»^--^tJk-_. m Ar M*AMmt*'M i w M- WE* n I Iw- H w v

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ifft D22-24WEST WMF PTE APTS SALE Dream Home HILLVIEW REGENCY $420K v 2/2+l/3 rm. 904/ 969/ 1109/ 1130 sgft. Just TOP! Exclusive Hillview area. View anytime. 9384-2121 Dream Home WARREN S4SOK UP. 2/2+l/3/4 rrr 1066/ 1238/ 1615/ 2519 sqft. Brand new! Serious seller! Mins to MRT/ Lot 1. 9384-2121 REA

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Wff\ 025-28 NORTH WMF PTE APTS SALE NEW LIST!! CASTLE G 485, high fir, pool view. 3+l bdrms. Well kept. 1216 sq.ft. Near MRT/ sch. Call Gina 9382-1123 WOODGROVE CONDO. 1518 sqft. Marble/ parquet flooring. Face pool. Morning sun. Move-in. View to offer. Exclusive. 9757 5515 ROSEWOOD CONDO 137 sq.m.

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WrS HDB APTS FOR SALE \iJFiF (CHOA CHU KANG) 4 'A* BLK 542 CCX St 52. High fir. Aircon. Yew Tee MRT, amenities 5 T Blk 205 CCX Dr. Mid fir. Corner. Well renovated. 9790-4977 Corner MMs 208 756 555 pk SE 4'A' 294 427 corner unblock mrt j 4'A'

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(Ik HDB APTS FOR SALE Ell (CLEMENTI/ WW WE ST COAST) Dream Home 335 CORNER 3'VNG' Extra parti tioned rms. 82 sq.m. Near MRT. 24 hrs. Coffeeshop. Must view! Liza XXXXX681 CBRA NATIONAL OAY SALE! 9066 2932 3T Blk 11 Ghim Moh Rd. MRT/ designer decor. Amenities. neg! Bring cheque!

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WM HDB APTS FOR SALE Ell (CLEMENTI/ WW WEST COAST) GHIM MOH 3 rms. Upgraded. High fir. Panoramic view. Bright breezy. T.Rex XXXXX556 RARE! 4'NG' WEST Coast 707. Lift level. Move-in cond. All races. Below value. 9277-6487 Agt 3 T 1 Ghim Moh Blk 2 Upgraded paid. MRT/ sch. Sell

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P-k HDB APTS FOR SALE I^l (HOUGANG/ S"GOON/ J_W YIO CHU KANG) 3 T 8LK.631 Hougang #07 #13. Valued SI42K $145 K. Low cash. Move m. Unblocked. 9852-9192 3'P 623. Mid fir. Simple. value 3'S' 683. Mid fir. $155K neg/ Unblock. $180K neg. 9879-8795 3'NG' HOUGANG 8LK.328. Near MRT/ plaza/

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Jfh HDB APTS FOR SALE WMF (JURONG) _K^#^_li__eljVW^B --_y^. T .-Y?-^..--4 'A' 8LK.651A/ 4 'NG' 483 Mid fir. Simple. Move m cond. Bright breezy. Spacious. Mins to sch/ mkt. Price to sell! 9206-3398 |11it—aUm 9749 7134 4'A" BLK 624 Jurong West, near Giant/ amenities. High fir. lift fir, move m,

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(fK HDB APTS FOR SALE JgEF (TAMPINES/ SIMEI) 5 T 361 gh fir. Renovated. ns $25K beiow HDB Value/ 4 'A' 234 Mid fir. F/renovatea. MRT S2SOK up. XXXXX515 EXEC APT 230F/ 495A/ 335/ 894/ 429 Tampmes High fir. I ow pr,cei 9200-2; EXEC MAIS 896A/ 889/ 428/ 431 PS

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flft HDB APTS FOR SALE wmf (woodlands) iijiu. 4'A' BLK 669. H Bfll I WtModWd Greenery. Marble fir. Corner. 4 •3T. 90% loan 100% move m low cash 1 Buyers call now! EXEC APT CORNER 523/ 865 High fir Design built. MRT, sch, 888 Plaza. Tip top. Valued 5335K/ $350

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JffV HOB APTS FOR SALE WMF (YISHUN) HANA 9871 XXXXX NEW LISTI BEST locati 622 804 Khatib MRT; 3'NG' Blk 216 #04 Orig. valued $150K -$SK; 3NG Blk. 710 #12 move-in valued $158K: 4'S' Blk 609 #03 Khatib MRT valued $170K; 4'S' corner Blk 729 #08 Chinese owner 3> value;

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WM HDB APTS FOR SALE UU (SENGKANG/ WW PUNGGOL) 5-RM COMPASSVALE 228A low fir Nicely renovated. Lift level. MRT. Valued $275 K. XXXXX445 TW R_\ HOUSES WANTED Ut/ (RENT/ BUY) BUNGLW m SEMI-D required at 0.9, 10, 11 21. Ready buyers tenants. Agt 9626-3770 Wff\ PRIVATE APTS __y WANTED (RENT/

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