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Government, economists slash growth forecasts as coronavirus outbreak threatens to send Singapore into recession

SINGAPORE (Feb 17): Singapore’s Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) as well as private sector economists have cut the city state’s GDP growth forecasts for 2020.

Labour market

Enterprise Singapore expects transformation efforts in 2019 to generate $17.3 bil in value, 21,700 PMET jobs

SINGAPORE (Feb 7): Despite the challenging economic conditions in 2019, Enterprise Singapore notes that there has been no slowdown in business sentiments among companies in Singapore. 

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

Economists see light at the end of the tunnel as Singapore exports extend slump

SINGAPORE (Nov 19): Economists are mixed on prospects of a turnaround in Singapore’s economy, after non-oil domestic exports (NODX) slumped for the eighth consecutive month in October.

Singapore economy

Singapore exports retreat for eighth straight month, miss estimates with 12.3% drop in October

SINGAPORE (Nov 18): Singapore’s non-oil domestic exports (NODX) shrank 12.3% year-on-year in October on the back of declines in both electronic and non-electronic exports, according to official dat

Disruption and Digitalisation

Enterprise Singapore links up with Synagie to spur SMEs' cross-border e-commerce growth

SINGAPORE (Nov 4): E-commerce solutions provider Synagie Corporation announced Monday it has been appointed as a partner by government agency Enterprise Singapore to help small- and medium-sized en

Fintech

Conditions in Singapore conducive to growth of start-ups

SINGAPORE (Nov 11): For years, the Singapore government has been promoting entrepreneurship and innovation to build a stronger local community of businesses that can help create jobs and grow the G

Company in the news

Keppel Logistics subsidiary UrbanFox expands to Vietnam and Malaysia

SINGAPORE (Aug 20): Logistics and e-commerce solutions provider UrbanFox, a subsidiary of Keppel Logistics, is enlarging its Southeast Asia footprint.

National Day Rally 2019

No need yet for economic stimulus, PM says, as Singapore looks to infrastructure for the future

SINGAPORE (Aug 19): Even as Singapore teeters on the edge of a technical recession, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says there’s no need yet for immediate economic stimulus measures.

Singapore economy

Singapore's NODX falls 15.9% in May

SINGAPORE (June 17): Singapore’s non-oil domestic exports (NODX) fell 15.9% in May, following a 10% decline in April. Both electronic and non-electronic NODX declined.

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