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Lim Hng Kiang

Lim Hng Kiang is a politician from Singapore. A member of the governing People's Action Party (PAP), he is currently the country's Minister for Trade and Industry. He is a Member of Parliament representing the West Coast Group Representation Constituency.
Lim is also the Deputy Chairman of Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and a Board Director of the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation (GIC).
Lim received his education in Raffles Institution and Cambridge University, before going on to complete a Master of Public Administration degree at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.
Lim is married to Lee Ai Boon and they have two sons. » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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Physical gold contract to be launched on SGX in September
2014-06-25
SINGAPORE: The world's first exchange-traded, wholesale kilo gold contract will be created for the trade, clearing and physical delivery of the precious metal in Singapore, Minister for Trade and Industry Lim Hng Kiang announced on Wednesday (June 25).
(Channel News Asia)
  1. World's 1st Wholesale Kilo-bar Gold Contract Offered In Singapore
  2. Singapore to start gold contract as world demand shifts to Asia
  3. SGX gold contract: S'pore adds another brick to hub ambition

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Singapore to Require Banks to Hold Liquid Assets for Crises
2014-06-25
The new liquidity framework applies to lenders with a “significant retail presence” in the country and covers all currencies, Lim Hng Kiang, the deputy chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, or MAS, said in a speech last night. Banks will ...
(Bloomberg)
  1. Banks with large retail presence here to be incorporated, says Hng Kiang
  2. Singapore changes liquidity rules for major retail banks
  3. Singapore To Strengthen Banking Liquidity Rules

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Ascendas' Nusajaya Tech Park breaks ground in Iskandar
2014-06-12
Singapore's Minister of Trade and Industry Lim Hng Kiang called on Singapore companies seeking to venture overseas to consider Iskandar Malaysia as an option, calling the development a strategically important one for both Malaysia and Singapore.
(Channel News Asia)
  1. Singapore top investors in Iskandar with RM11bn committed investments
  2. Iskandar's Nusajaya Tech Park holds groundbreaking
  3. Nusajaya Tech Park An Ideal Model Of Ties Between Malaysia, Singapore Firms ...

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Unlock private capital for Asia's infrastructure projects: Lim Hng Kiang
2014-06-03
Minister for Trade and Industry Mr Lim Hng Kiang says creating more bankable projects and better matching these with institutional investors can boost Asia's overall GDP. PHOTOS. File photo: The Singapore skyline. (AFP/File - Simin Wang). Enlarge; Caption.
(Channel News Asia)
  1. Infrastructure sector needs to enhance financing ability

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Unlock private capital for Asia's infrastructure projects: Lim Hng Kiang
2014-06-03
Minister for Trade and Industry Mr Lim Hng Kiang says creating more bankable projects and better matching these with institutional investors can boost Asia's overall GDP. PHOTOS. File photo: The Singapore skyline. (AFP/File - Simin Wang). Enlarge; Caption.
(Channel News Asia)
  1. Infrastructure projects need better funding matching: Singapore Minister

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Robust growth in store for local food manufacturing sector
2014-05-29
Speaking at the opening of the expo, Trade and Industry Minister Lim Hng Kiang said Singapore's food manufacturing sector has shown robust growth. "I am glad that JTC will be commencing construction of the new Food Hub at Senoko later this year," Said ...
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    Robust growth in store for local food manufacturing sector
    2014-05-29
    Speaking at the opening of the expo, Trade and Industry Minister Lim Hng Kiang said Singapore's food manufacturing sector has shown robust growth. "I am glad that JTC will be commencing construction of the new Food Hub at Senoko later this year," Said ...
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      JTC developing more innovative space solutions for manufacturing sector
      2014-05-21
      New opportunities will open up as Singapore positions itself as an advanced manufacturing hub, said Trade and Industry Minister Lim Hng Kiang at the launch of JTC Space @ Tampines North. PHOTOS; VIDEOS. Enlarge; Caption. Please enable Javascript ...
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        TPP trade talks to intensify, no accord yet: officials
        2014-05-20
        US trade representative Michael Froman (C), Japanese Minister of Economic & Fiscal Policy Akira Amari (L) and Singapore Minister for Trade and Industry Lim Hng Kiang (R) at a press conference in Singapore during the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) ...
        (Channel News Asia)
        1. Asia-Pacific Trade Talks Resume With Aim to Resolve US-Japan Impasse
        2. TPP Ministerial Meeting Kicks Off Two-Day Talks
        3. TPP trade talks to intensify, no accord yet

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