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With global trade tensions showing no signs of abating, Singapore’s economy has flatlined. A recent government forecast projects virtually no growth for the island-nation in 2019, citing potential risks such as a deepening slowdown in China, uncertainties in Hong Kong and further afield, the fallout from a no-deal Brexit. Despite these looming headwinds and a stock market that declined 3.5% since July 2018, the collective wealth of the top 50 richest was up more than 12% to $130 billion.