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Singapore economy

Economists upbeat on Singapore growth post-2Q20 advanced GDP

SINGAPORE (July 14): Following the release of advance gross domestic product (GDP) estimates by the Ministry of Trade and Industry on Tuesday morning, economists are buoyant on Singapore’s economic

Singapore economy

Singapore 2Q20 GDP slumps by 12.6% according to flash data: MTI

SINGAPORE (July 14): Singapore’s gross domestic product (GDP) slumped 12.6% y-o-y in 2Q20, according to advance estimates released by the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) on Tuesday.

Global Economy

2Q20 GDP data likely to emerge on upside despite uncertainties: Oxford Economics

SINGAPORE (July 2): Gross domestic product (GDP) numbers may be likely to emerge on the upside for 2Q20 relative to consensus forecasts, says Oxford Economics senior economist Tamara Vasiljev.

Global Economy

OECD reports record fall of 3.4% in G20 GDP for 1Q20

SINGAPORE (June 11): The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) announced that the real gross domestic product (GDP) across the G20 countries fell by 3.4% in 1Q20 due to the c

Global Economy

BNP Paribas downbeat on 2H outlook as policy measures to spur economy may backfire

SINGAPORE (June 3): Policy measures undertaken by governments and central banks may not have their desired effect to mitigate the economic impact of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, warns

Singapore economy

Singapore economy faces worst recession since independence with growth expected to fall between -7% and -4% : MTI

SINGAPORE (May 26): Singapore’s economy is looking at its worst recession since independence, with gross domestic product (GDP) forecast to contract between 7% and 4% this year.

Singapore economy

Singapore's economy plunges in early sign of pain in Asia

(Mar 26): Singapore’s economy contracted the most in a decade in the first quarter, a bellwether for the rest of Asia as the fast-spreading coronavirus continues to shut down vast parts of the worl

China Focus

China’s growth slides to weakest pace in almost three decades

(July 15): China’s economy slowed to the weakest pace since the early 1990s amid the ongoing trade standoff with the US, while monthly indicators provided signs that a stabilisation is emerging.

Singapore economy

Singapore's weak 1Q GDP growth signals tough times ahead: RHB

SINGAPORE (May 28): RHB Research is turning negative on Singapore’s short-term economic outlook on expectations of a prolonged slowdown in the electronics sector as well as weaker global growth pro

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