Daily roundup: 5 lessons from how Temasek invests - and other top stories today

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Stay in the know with a recap of our top stories today.

1. From $354 million to $313 billion: 5 lessons from how Temasek invests

You have to hand it to Temasek Holdings. Since its inception in 1974, Temasek has grown its investment portfolio’s net portfolio value from $354 million to $313 billion as of March 31, 2019.... » READ MORE

2. Quan Yi Fong bids farewell to house, netizens wonder if she's leaving Singapore

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Local television host Quan Yi Fong may be bidding farewell to her house, but she's not leaving Singapore... » READ MORE

3. Man makes a scene at Daiso after staff speaks to him in Mandarin

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With four official languages in Singapore, it's inevitable that some things can get lost in translation. One man, though, has got Singaporeans all riled up after he was caught berating a Daiso employee for speaking to him in Mandarin... » READ MORE

4. GE2020: RP's Charles Yeo declines Tan Min-Liang's offer of free Razer gear out of principle

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The chief of homegrown gaming hardware brand Razer, Tan Min-Liang, wanted to send over some sweet gear to Yeo. But it was an offer that the Reform Party member has politely turned down out of his political credo... » READ MORE