government

Singapore employment growth shrinks 1% y-o-y in April: Monster

SINGAPORE (May 31): Singapore has registered negative employment growth of 1% on-year on the Monster Employment Index (MEI) for the month of April, according to the latest MEI data released by Mons

Broker's Calls

Why it’s too early for property investors to celebrate strong March new home sales

SINGAPORE (April 19): DBS Vickers Securities believes investor euphoria over Singapore’s March new private home sales figures, which was recently reported to have risen 111% to a record 1,780 units

ST Electronics security solution gains approval for UK government use

SINGAPORE (Dec 23): ST Electronics says its AgilFence Perimeter Intrusion Detection System (PIDS) has met the UK Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI) standard.

Vittorio Emanuele monument, Italy

Global Economy

After Brexit and Trump, it’s Italy’s turn to keep traders awake

ROME/LONDON (Nov 30): There’s an acrimonious campaign, a vote and then a cliff-hanger result. The routine is all too familiar for bond and currency traders.

Singapore’s August exports stay flat on weak overseas demand

SINGAPORE (Sept 16): Singapore's exports in August stalled as overseas demand remains anaemic, numbers from trade promotion agency International Enterprise (IE) Singapore showed on Friday.

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