It was estimated that auto imports in the first quarter of this year reached 23,000 worth $497 million. This also marked a record drop of 43.1 per cent in volume and 43.3 per cent in value from the same period last year. … [Read more...] about Auto imports see record drop in Q1
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Prof Teo says that if reported global coronavirus cases are a fair reflection of its real spread, "many countries still have a window of opportunity to really try to prepare", by ring-fencing their vulnerable or overcrowded communities and "trying to minimise anyone who has the disease interacting with communities". … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Should the world worry about Singapore’s virus surge?
Not only that, but many of the destinations loved by their passengers are not missing the cruise liners very much, if at all. As Prof Sheela Agarwal, from Plymouth University's department of tourism and hospitality, puts it: "No one is willing to bail them out because of their tax avoidance, but also because of the negative impacts they have at their destinations... they contribute very little to the local economy." … [Read more...] about Will we ever take cruise holidays again?