16 Feb '13, 7pm

Old Photos Of Singapore Before It Became A Gleaming Metropolis

Old Photos Of Singapore Before It Became A Gleaming Metropolis

Singapore is one of the richest countries in the world. The city-state's 5 million people, crammed into an area barely larger than Chicago, generate the 6th-highest GDP in the world. It has the highest percentage of millionaire households in the world, according to BCG , and is known for its sophisticated investing environment (though some allege it is also a tax haven ). It wasn't always so. Click here to see old images of Singapore > For years, Singapore was a sleepy colonial backwater of the British Empire. Even after it became independent, many believed it literally would cease to exist as a functioning community. Lee Kuan Yew, regarded today as the founder of modern Singapore, had this to say about growing up there: The population was less than a million and most of Singapore was covered by mangrove swamps, rubber plantations, and secondary forest because rubber had f...

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