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The weather TODAY: Occasionally windy. Showers over most areas in the afternoon and early evening. High tide 7.58 am 2.5m  9.39 pm 2.2m   Sunrise 7.07 am Sunset 7.10 pm   Moonrise 3.28 am Moonset  3.47 pm   PSI: 33 (good) Temp: 24-31 degrees Celsius 

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          The 20th Century saw Singapore transform from an obscure fishing village to a great seaport and modern metropolis.

          This set of ten stamps depicts the significant milestones in Singapore's development in the 20th Century.

          1.  Colonialism                                       6.    Education

          2.  Immigration                                      7.   Government

          3.  Japanese Occupation                         8.   National Service

          4.  Transportation                                   9.   Tourism

          5.  Housing                                            10.   Economic Progress

          Date of Issue:   31 Dec 1999

          Denominations: Two sub-tenant strips of 5 values each

                                    (No value indicator, 35c, 60c, 70c, and $1), separated by a gutter strip.

                                    Each value x 2 designs.

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News Flash             Today,  Sunday 2 January 2000

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In Singapore

The Infocomm Devt Authority of Singapore (IDA) gave Singapore systems a clean bill of health soon after the country entered the new year.

Asia 

Jakarta: Gus Dur says sorry for abuses.

Around the world

Moscow: Putin gives immunity to Yeltsin.

Washington: FBI rounds up Algerians to avert terrorist attacks.

Washington: The FBI urged all Americans on Thursday to be on the lookout for potential mail bombs.

Courtesy of The Straits Times

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