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    Reuters SG

    EMERGING MARKETS-Asian currencies climb as U.S. rate hike fears ease, peso pinched

    * Expectations of rate hikes ease * Indonesia central bank flags incoming rate hikes * Philippine peso down 0.4%, bonds fetch higher rates * Thai central bank also hints at tightening * Nearly all major stock indices in green By Harshita Swaminathan June 27 (Reuters) - Asian currencies advanced on Monday as fears of accelerated U.S Federal Reserve interest rate hikes took a back seat, although a dovish Philippine central bank kept pressure on the peso.

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    Bloomberg

    COMMENT: Malaysia’s top talent is fleeing to Singapore

    A long-awaited reopening in Malaysia has begun. But the best and brightest are heading to Singapore, while lower-skilled workers are just trickling in.

  • Business
    Reuters SG

    Singtel says it does not plan to list Australian unit Optus

    Singapore Telecommunications said it does not plan to list its Australian unit Optus, refuting reports that it was working on an IPO.