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Business trips to Singapore now cost less than before, but barely so

SINGAPORE (April 17): A typical business trip to Singapore now costs an average of US$468 ($633) per day, down slightly from the daily average of US$479 in 2018.

Based on the latest Daily Rates research findings published by ECA International, this pushes Singapore down by a notch to fourth place this year in the Asia rankings for the region’s most expensive locations for business travel.

Local airfares and hotel rates to rise by over 3% in 2018: Carlson Wagonlit Travel

SINGAPORE (July 19): Singapore is expected to see an increase in airfares and hotel prices in 2018 by 3.9% and 3.2%, respectively, says a new study released today by Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) Solutions Group.

In a press release on Wednesday, the global consulting company attributes its expectations of higher airfares in Singapore to steeper fuel oil prices, fare segmentation and new long haul routes.

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