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The golden age of globalization is clearly over, says Singapore's Deputy Prime Minister Lawrence Wong

The golden age of globalization is clearly over, says Singapore’s Deputy Prime Minister Lawrence Wong

“The golden age of globalization that we have known for the past 30 years since the end of the Cold War is clearly over and we are entering a new era, a new era that will be marked by greater geopolitical contestation. “said the Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore. and Finance Minister Lawrence Wong. Bloomberg …

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A 'sense of crisis' has gripped the South Korean chip industry, minister warns

A ‘sense of crisis’ has gripped the South Korean chip industry, minister warns

South Korea’s science minister says a “sense of crisis” grips the country’s semiconductor industry, as the East Asian nation prepares for greater challenges from the part of the United States and China in an escalating global chip war. Korean officials and industry leaders are increasingly concerned that the country will abandon production facilities as domestic …

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Will Germany’s economy minister be able to keep the lights on this winter?

That Robert Habeck, Germany’s economy minister in his recent pre-ministerial life, wrote a children’s book in which a girl called Emily experiences “how exciting a nighttime blackout can be” might yet come back to haunt him. These days, Habeck is tasked with the daunting task of making sure the lights don’t go out for real …

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