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S’PORES 5 ECONOMIC MINISTERS PRODUCE THE SLOWEST GROWTH IN ASIA

5 economic ministers for so little GDP growth Singapore economy grew the slowest among Asian countries in 2016, prompting Reuters to call us "the new sick man of Asia", a title that the Philippines held for many years in the past. Yet we have so many ministers supposedly taking charge of the economy - a DPM for the economy, 2 finance ministers and 2 ministers for trade and industry, a total of 5 economic ministers producing so little economic growth of 1.6%. It's time for PM to trim his Cabinet and be productive.

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