Singapore economy

Singapore economy

Singapore's NODX rebounds to 2.4% growth in December after a nine-month slump

SINGAPORE (Jan 17): Singapore’s trade is looking up after non-oil domestic exports (NODX), expanded in December 2019 for the first time in nine months.

Singapore economy

Half of local businesses expect Singapore's business climate to worsen this year: SBF survey

SINGAPORE (Jan 14): Local businesses are feeling the pinch of the sluggish economic climate laced with uncertainty. 

Singapore economy

Majority of Singapore SMEs not ready for impending GST increase, says UOB survey

SINGAPORE (Jan 7): Only four in 10 small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Singapore have made plans to manage a planned increase in goods and services tax (GST) to 9%, according to a survey

Singapore economy

Analysts look forward to better year ahead as Singapore's 2019 GDP sinks to slowest growth since financial crisis

SINGAPORE (Jan 2): Analysts expect a “tepid recovery” for the Singapore economy in 2020, after advance GDP estimates released Thursday pointed to the worst growth performance for the city state sin

Singapore economy

Singapore fourth-quarter GDP growth seen picking up slightly on services boost

SINGAPORE (Dec 31): Singapore’s economy is forecast to have expanded at a slightly faster pace in the fourth quarter, with economists expecting the services sector to compensate for a prolonged man

Singapore economy

Singapore in 2020: Cyclical recovery, long-term challenges aplenty

(Dec 30): This past year has been a rough one for Singapore.

Singapore economy

Singapore November factory output falls most in four years

SINGAPORE (Dec 26): Singapore’s industrial output unexpectedly fell in November, marking its biggest drop in four years, in an indication that any recovery in the Asian bellwether economy is likely

Singapore economy

Pickup in Singapore's economy will come with hiccups, says AMRO

SINGAPORE (Dec 19): Singapore’s economy is set to pick up gradually from the sharp downturn it faced this year, in spite of the inherent weakness in the global economy, say economists at the ASEAN+

Singapore economy

Singapore investment banking, M&A activities hit record-highs in 2019: Refinitiv report

SINGAPORE (Dec 19): Despite concerns about a slowing economy, 2019 has ticked all the right boxes for Singapore as the city-state hit record-highs in terms of investment banking activities, as well

Singapore economy

Analysts expect brighter outlook even as exports fall for ninth consecutive month in November

SINGAPORE (Dec 18): Singapore’s non-oil domestic exports (NODX) contracted 5.9% year-on-year contraction in November – marking the ninth consecutive month of decline.

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