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"...$0.52 a cubic metre."
Is that cheap compared to Singapore's proposed price?
Assuming the price in the report is in US Dollars, that means the cost is S$0.88 per cubic after currency conversion.
According to PUB, the price for Singapore will start from S$0.78 per cubic metre, sounds close enough. Incidentally, the desalination project is under SingSpring, a subsidiary of Hyflux.