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Pandemic plunges Singapore into recession

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Pandemic plunges Singapore into recession

Pandemic plunges Singapore into recession

Singapore's GDP shrank by a record 41.2% in the last quarter, putting it on course for its worst-ever slump.

Gloria Tso reports.


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