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Japan Today - News - Singapore faces tough future as it turns 40 - Japan's Leading International News Network

Japan Today - News - Singapore faces tough future as it turns 40 - Japan's Leading International News NetworkSingapore faces tough future as it turns 40

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Tuesday, August 9, 2005 at 07:12 JST
SINGAPORE — Singapore celebrates its 40th anniversary of independence on Tuesday as one of Asia's wealthiest nations but with its rivals fast catching up.

Since gaining independence after being ousted from Malaysia in 1965, the small island-state has risen from a colonial backwater to become Southeast Asia's most developed economy. (Kyodo News)

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