21 Apr '11, 1am

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Analysts differ on GE impact on the market 6:00 AM EVEN as Singapore's voters prepare to attend a slew of election rallies in the fortnight ahead, the stock market could be on the cusp of an election rally of its own. Analysts say the local bourse may even climb higher once the votes have been cast and tabulated - especially if the ruling People's Action Party (PAP) turns in a strong showing in the May 7 polls. STI opens higher 9:12 AM SINGAPORE shares opened higher on Thursday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,174.83 in early trade, up 0.29 per cent, or 9.03 points. Around 90.8 million shares exchanged hands. Japanese shares gain by noon 11:04 AM TOKYO - JAPANESE shares rose 0.58 per cent by noon, tracking US stocks, which closed near a three-year peak thanks to strong earnings reports particularly in the technology sector, dealers said. The Nikkei index at the...

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