11 Oct '11, 3pm

Singapore to be city of opportunities for business and people: MTI

The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) wants to create more good jobs for Singaporeans as it taps the growth of Asia and raises the competitiveness of local firms. Mr Lim Hng Kiang (above), the Minister for Trade and Industry. -- ST PHOTO: KEVIN LIM By Robin Chan The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) wants to create more good jobs for Singaporeans as it taps the growth of Asia and raises the competitiveness of local firms. Singapore 'will be a city of opportunities' for business and people to grow and succeed, said Mr Lim Hng Kiang, the Minister for Trade and Industry, in an addendum issued on Tuesday to the President's address, outlining the ministry's programmes over the next few years. Asia will drive global growth, said Mr Lim, and Singapore will be at the centre of that. 'Sitting at the crossroads of Asia, we have good connectivity, sound infrastructure, an Asia-...

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