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Singapore Stocks - Factors to watch on Oct 5

Following are some company-related and market news which could have an impact on the local market.

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INSTRUMENT LAST PCT CHG NET CHG S&P 500 1461.4 0.72% 10.410 USD/JPY 78.52 0.06% 0.050 10-YR US TSY YLD 1.6698 -- -0.003 SPOT GOLD 1791.59 0.17% 3.040 US CRUDE 91.49 -0.24% -0.220 DOW JONES 13575.36 0.60% 80.75 ASIA ADRS 121.20 1.29% 1.54

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Euro climbs on ECB; stocks rise before jobs data

SE ASIA STOCKS-Philippine, Malaysia, Indonesia at all-time high

STOCKS TO WATCH

-- SINGAPORE TECHNOLOGIES ENGINEERING LTD

- ST Engineering said its electronics arm had won about S$166 million worth of contracts for rail electronics and satellite communications and sensor solutions in the third quarter.

-- GLOBAL LOGISTIC PROPERTIES LTD

- Global Logistic Properties, which own warehouses in China and Japan, said on Thursday it leased 39,000 square metres to wholesale firm Arata Corp

in Japan. -- SEMBCORP MARINE LTD

- Rigbuilder Sembcorp Marine's subsidiary Jurong Shipyard has signed a letter of intent with Prosafe AS for the construction of a semi-submersible accomodation rig.

MARKET NEWS

> S&P 500 on verge of 5-year high day ahead of jobs data

> U.S. Bond prices fall on day before key jobs data

> Euro romps higher; BOJ, U.S. jobs data loom

> Gold hits 11-month high after ECB; $1,800 in sight

> Oil jumps, gasoline futures gain 5 pct on refinery fire

> Key political risks to watch in Singapore

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