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Recovery in electronics exports pushes Singapore's NODX up by 7.7% in August - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Singapore economy

Recovery in electronics exports pushes Singapore's NODX up by 7.7% in August

Things are looking up for Singapore’s trade sector, with non-oil domestic exports (NODX) expanding in August 2020 for the third consecutive month.

Management & Corporate Governance

Auditor-General's Office highlights lapses in IT controls, procurement and contract management

The Auditor-General’s Office (AGO) has identified areas for improvement in IT controls, procurement and contract management, as well as operations management and grant management in its FY2019/20 a

Sustainability

Enterprise Singapore partners energy companies in innovation challenge for SMEs and startups

Enterprise Singapore (ESG) has partnered four leading energy companies, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, ExxonMobil, and Shell, to launch the inaugural Energy Open Innovation Challenge (EOIC) 2020 on Septe

TOURISM

Travel bubble not enough to restore Singapore tourism’s fortunes: Fitch

The reopening of Singapore’s borders from Sept 1 to some low risk countries will not be enough to offset losses incurred during the year, according to Fitch Solutions.

Singapore economy

Singapore's economy declines a historic 13.2% in 2Q20; 2020 GDP lowered to -7% and -5% : MTI

Singapore’s Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) has revised its growth forecast for the year to -7% and -5%, from its previous -7% and -4% range.

Tech

Singapore FinTech Festival x SWITCH 2020 to feature digital and physical experiences over week-long event

The Singapore FinTech Festival (SFF) x Singapore Week of Innovation & TeCHnology (SWITCH) will expand to become the world’s first week-long round-the-clock, hybrid digital and physica

Singapore economy

Non-oil domestic exports makes surprising rebound in June

SINGAPORE (July 17): Defying expectations of a slowdown from the Covid-19 outbreak, Singapore’s non-oil domestic exports (NODX) reversed out of the red in June thanks to a low base from the year be

Startups • Entrepreneurs • Digital economy

Inaugural incubation programme at Singapore’s K-Startup Centre to focus on fintech and cybersecurity

SINGAPORE (July 8): Enterprise Singapore (ESG) and the Korea Institute of Startup and Entrepreneurship Development (KISED) will be working closely on startup activities that will use the newly-laun

Singapore economy

Hotel stays, recreation areas for children may resume upon hotels' successful applications: STB

SINGAPORE (July 3): The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) says that it has drawn up safe management measures (SMMs) with the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI), Enterprise Singapore (ESG), and the Mi

Global Economy

Briefs

Quoteworthy: "I cannot allow the gains we have all made to be squandered by processes that are not followed." –— Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern of New Zealand, after a 24-day case-f

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