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Singapore's start-ups seek success

18 December 2012 Last updated at 23:41 GMT Share this page Delicious Digg Facebook reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Email Print Singapore's technology start-ups seek success By Saira Syed BBC News, Singapore Singapore ranks first in the World Bank's list of the easiest countries to do business in Continue reading the main story Related Stories New York start-ups' own flavour Can UK compete with Silicon Valley? Listen The African tech-hub boom Singapore's fortunes have long been tied to tech industry. In the late 1960s it emerged as one of Asia Pacific's key electronics manufacturing hubs, making transistors and basic gadgets, before shifting into PCs and other more complicated equipment for many of the leading brands. But in recent years much of this work has been lost to other nations where labour costs are lower. This has prompted the government to pour investment into researc...

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