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The story of modern Singapore begins with its founding by Sir Stamford Raffles in 1819.

On 6 February 1819, Raffles signed an agreement with the local chief to set up a trading station. At that time, Singapore was a simple coastal village.

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Written by victorkoo

13 June, 2009 at 1:00 pm

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