The Big Read: Everyone’s keen to move on from the pandemic. For some, it’s not so easy – but they’re trying

SOMEONE DOESN’T OVER BUT IT DOESN’T PREVENT HER FROM HELPING OTHERS Even as life in Singapore gradually takes on the appearance of what used to be a pre-pandemic, Madam Sandy Goh, 54, who runs a tent service business with her 58-year-old husband, is still waiting to see the light at 1 p.m. end of the … Read more

Pennsylvania Democratic gubernatorial nominee Josh Shapiro blasts GOP opponent Doug Mastriano as ‘dangerous’ and ‘extreme”

Pa. AG Josh Shapiro on Sunday blew up GOP State Secretary Doug Mastriano as “dangerous” and “broken”. “He thinks climate change is false,” Shapiro told CNN. “The contrast could not be clearer.” Shapiro ran without opposition in the Democratic Party’s governor’s prime minister and will face Mastriano in November. LoadingSomething is loading. Pennsylvania Prosecutor Josh … Read more

International 2022 to be played in Singapore

Valve confirmed on Sunday that The International 2022 will be held in October in Singapore, marking the first time the Dota 2 event is being held in Southeast Asia. International 2021, or TI10, took place in Bucharest, Romania, after moving from Stockholm due to covid-related travel restrictions in Sweden. Previous venues for the biggest event … Read more

Exclusive-General Atlantic plans $2 billion investment in India, Southeast Asia

DAVOS, Switzerland: Global private equity firm General Atlantic plans to plow in $ 2 billion in India and Southeast Asia over the next two years after falling values ​​made the region’s startups more attractive, a senior executive told Reuters. General Atlantic is in early investment talks with about 15 companies in sectors including technology, financial … Read more

Apple said to expand production in India and Southeast Asia

Apple said it would expand production in India and Southeast Asia More of Apple’s products could be manufactured outside China in the future. The Wall Street Journal reports that Apple has informed contract manufacturers to expand production outside China, particularly to India and Southeast Asia. While Apple has been considering diversifying its supply chain partners … Read more

Taiwan won’t be part of Biden’s initial Asian economic talks

The United States is seeking to deepen its economic partnership with Taiwan, even if it is excluded from President Joe Biden’s new Asian economic initiative, a senior official said. “Taiwan will not be part of the launch” of Biden’s Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for Prosperity (IPEF), said US National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan on Sunday (May … Read more

Singapore reports 2,827 new COVID-19 cases

SINGAPORE, May 22 (Xinhua) – Singapore reported 2,827 new cases of covid-19 on Sunday, bringing the total to 1,269,635. Of the new cases, 262 cases were detected by PCR tests (polymerase chain reaction) and 2,565 by ART tests (antigen rapid test), according to statistics from the Ministry of Health. Among the PCR cases were 253 … Read more

APEC has role to play in helping WTO ‘deal better with future crises’: Gan Kim Yong

SINGAPORE: The 21 members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) can play a constructive role in the World Trade Organization (WTO) and help it better prepare for future crises, Trade and Industry Minister Gan Kim Yong said on Sunday (May 22). ). APEC economies should also “strongly encourage” the WTO to “give a clear mandate … Read more