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Rents in Singore hit a six-year high as inflation fueled the housing shortage of expatriates

Rents in Singore hit a six-year high as inflation fueled the housing shortage of expatriates

Singapore residents complaining about high home prices now have something else to worry about: rising rents. Rents have jumped to a six-year high, ...
China’s state grid says power has stabilized after the power shortage, but winter shortages remain a risk

China’s state grid says power has stabilized after the power shortage, but winter shortages remain a risk

Power supply in China has largely stabilized after the recent electricity crisis, but winter will still be a challenge and local bottlenecks are st ...
China’s job shortage leads fresh graduates to shun the private sector for stable public service positions as “the government is too big to fail”

China’s job shortage leads fresh graduates to shun the private sector for stable public service positions as “the government is too big to fail”

This is the fifth in a series of stories about China's labor market that explores its history, the role of migrant workers, inequality, and the fut ...
According to UN forecasts, North Korea faces a food shortage of 860,000 tons

According to UN forecasts, North Korea faces a food shortage of 860,000 tons

North Korea faces a food shortage of around 860,000 tons this year, predicts the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, warning t ...
Doctors shortage: Private hospitals can help Hong Kong produce more specialists, says Gleneagles boss

Doctors shortage: Private hospitals can help Hong Kong produce more specialists, says Gleneagles boss

Hong Kong's private hospitals can provide 400 additional specialist training positions annually and help alleviate the acute shortage of doctors in ...
Buddhist group provides relief for Taiwan’s Covid-19 vaccine shortage

Buddhist group provides relief for Taiwan’s Covid-19 vaccine shortage

One of Taiwan's largest religious groups has stepped in to address the island's Covid-19 vaccine shortage by offering to donate 500,000 doses of U. ...
The Hong Kong welfare chief says the shortage of doctors is hurting children with special educational needs in the city as he supports the controversial law on recruitment overseas

The Hong Kong welfare chief says the shortage of doctors is hurting children with special educational needs in the city as he supports the controversial law on recruitment overseas

The Hong Kong Minister of Social Affairs has advocated the controversial plan to simplify admissions rules for untrained doctors, saying the move c ...
Due to the semiconductor shortage, China’s automakers and chip suppliers are joining forces to address the problem

Due to the semiconductor shortage, China’s automakers and chip suppliers are joining forces to address the problem

The shortage of automotive chips is bringing China's automakers and semiconductor suppliers closer together than ever before. Representatives from ...