19 Jan '11, 12am

Mobile operators targeting July 2011 for full 3G coverage in MRT tunnels

SINGAPORE Exchange (SGX) , Asia's second-largest listed bourse operator, said on Wednesday it will launch the world's fastest trading engine, called SGX Reach, on Aug 15 as it tries to compete with rivals. SGX said last year that it would invest $250 million for the new trading infrastructure that will enable overseas customers to trade through the bourse at a lower cost. THE Prime Minister has reaffirmed his decision to gazette The Online Citizen (TOC) blog as a political association, turning down an appeal from the site. The Registrar of Political Donations, who comes under the Prime Minister's Office, on Tuesday wrote to TOC acting chief editor Joshua Chiang, 35, and co-founders Choo Zheng Xi, 25, and Andrew Loh, 43, to inform them of the decision. THE Ministry of Education (MOE) will deploy 500 more mother tongue language (MTL) teachers to schools by 2015. To get the n...

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