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How do you know this and that?

AA: Why GMG's share price is up for almost 100% for the past few days?
Me: They have a roadshow in Shanghai.

Me: Do you know Temasek Holdings is no longer the major shareholder of Cosco?
AA: How do you know?

If anyone would like to know more of what is happening in the world, be it business, politics or current affairs, follow news articles from overseas other than those from Singapore (not all). That is purely my own subjective remark. I find news published by the local media is either slightly outdated or selective.

I recommend the following news sites but not limited to:
  • Bloomberg
  • Financial Times
  • Economic Times
  • Google News
  • CNBC
  • Market Watch
  • New York Times
  • Wall Street Journal
  • Guardian


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An article on Technet help solve my trouble. To stop FortiClient from starting automatically, try the following:
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