Podcast: The World from Singapore on Friday, 6 April 2018

A Singapore 10-dollar note Photo by Leslie Shaffer

Podcast: The world from Singapore on Friday, April 8, 2018

Today’s headlines include:

  •  Trade war fears spiked again after Trump tripled down on China tariff threats in retaliation for China’s retaliation
  • Singapore’s environmental regulators are offering payments to take old motorcycles off the roads
  • Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak will dissolve parliament on Saturday, paving the way for elections which could come as soon as early May
  • A South Korean court sentenced former President Park Geun Hye to 24 years in jail for corruption

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