Singapore economy

Singapore economy

Singapore's central bankers may know something we don't: Daniel Moss

(Oct 15): Singapore offers a small ray of light in a faltering global economy.

Singapore economy

MAS eases monetary policy 'slightly' for first time in 3 years

SINGAPORE (Oct 14): The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has eased the monetary policy “slightly” – the first easing in over three years – amid slowing economic growth.

Singapore economy

Singapore retail sales fall again in Aug as cautious consumers shy away from 'big ticket' items

SINGAPORE (Oct 13): Singapore’s retail sales have contracted for the seventh consecutive month, falling 4.1% year-on-year in August, according to the Department of Statistics (DOS).

Singapore economy

SGX securities market turnover up 2% to $19.7 bil in September

SINGAPORE (Oct 11): The month of September saw total securities market turnover inch up 2% to $19.7 billion, according to the Singapore Exchange (SGX) monthly release of market statistics

Singapore economy

Singapore central bank is set to join global policy easing tide

(Oct 11): Singapore’s central bank will probably ease monetary policy for the first time in more than three years as a global slowdown continues to weigh on the export-reliant economy.

Singapore economy

Singapore dollar seen sliding as central bank faces downturn

SINGAPORE (Oct 10): Singapore’s dollar is set to weaken because the central bank is likely to scrap its appreciation bias at a policy meeting next week, according to a growing group of forecasters.

Singapore economy

Singapore seen narrowly dodging recession in third quarter, central bank to ease

SINGAPORE (Oct 7): Singapore’s economy likely escaped a technical recession in the third quarter even as growth stayed subdued, weighed down by the prolonged trade dispute between the United States

Singapore economy

Singapore hasn't entered recession yet, minister says

(Oct 3): Singapore’s economy probably hasn’t slid into recession yet, though the government is monitoring conditions closely and will step in with support measures if needed, said Indranee Rajah, m

Singapore economy

Singapore expected to dodge technical recession in 3Q even as economy stalls

SINGAPORE (Oct 3): Amid a stagnating economy and low core inflation, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is widely expected later this month to ease its monetary policy stance for the first t

Singapore economy

Singapore GDP growth expected to moderate further amid deteriorating external conditions: RHB

SINGAPORE (Oct 1): Amid global trade slowdown and continuing trade tensions, Singapore can expect slow and sluggish growth in the last quarter of 2019 and well into 2020, according to RHB Group Res

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