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China Focus

China's changing trade and market opportunities

(Aug 5): China’s economic growth slowed to 6.2% in the second quarter, making it the weakest pace in 27 years.

China Focus

China’s changing trade and market opportunities

(Aug 5): China’s economic growth slowed to 6.2% in the second quarter, making it the weakest pace in 27 years.

Global Economy

Export growth expected to remain under pressure across Asia: Oxford Economics

SINGAPORE (Mar 29): A weakening trend in Chinese import demand and slower global trade will continue to weigh heavily on exports across Asia, according to Oxford Economics.

Broker's Calls

O&G sector due for a turnaround on rising capex in 2019 & beyond, says DBS

SINGAPORE (Oct 5): DBS is maintaining its average Brent crude oil forecasts of ~US$75/bbl for 2018 and US$75-80/bbl for 2019, with the intention to monitor developments in the coming weeks.

Currencies

Bank Negara Malaysia relaxes currency conversion rules for exporters

(Aug 17): Malaysia's central bank said on Friday exporters will no longer be obligated to convert most of their proceeds into ringgit, relaxing a rule introduced in 2016 to boost onshore trading of

Singapore economy

Singapore SMEs are region's top exporters thanks to its 'thriving digital economy', finds study

SINGAPORE (Aug 1): Singapore’s small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are playing a leading role in driving export in Asia Pacific, according to the latest study commissioned by FedEx Express.

Global Markets

Emerging Asia hit by biggest foreign investor exodus since 2008

BANGKOK (June 18): A falling tide lowers all boats, it seems.

China Focus

China's factory gauge beats estimates on global trade resilience

(May 31): China’s official factory gauge rose more than estimated as export orders accelerated, signalling trade continues to drive expansion as the global economy powers through risks.

Results

Best World posts 36.4% growth in 3Q earnings to $12.2 mil on lower expenses

SINGAPORE (Nov 8): Direct-seller Best World International has announced a 36.4% rise in earnings of $12.2 million for the three months ended Sept, up from $8.9 million a year ago on lower expenses.

Export momentum points to strong 3Q GDP growth

SINGAPORE (Sept 18): Continued export momentum in July and August is pointing to strong 3Q GDP growth, says Chua Hak Bin, lead analyst at Maybank Kim Eng, in a Monday report.

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