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US, China not turning inward for good, says Singapore minister, urging superpowers to ‘win the world over’ with leadership

Singapore believes neither the United States nor China is turning inward for good, as both recognise their dependence on the rest of the world for talent, resources and markets, one of the city state's next generation leaders said on Tuesday. With the two superpowers competing within a single global system, success would be determined by who could ...

Singapore parliament passes foreign interference bill amid opposition calls for checks on abuse of power

Singapore's parliament on Monday approved a controversial bill to counter foreign interference, after nearly 11 hours of heated debate that saw Law and Home Affairs minister K. Shanmugam cross swords with opposition lawmakers who flagged concerns about the legislation's broad nature and inadequate oversight mechanisms. The Foreign Interference (Cou...