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Singapore to push ahead with megaprojects but schedules to pace according to demand

SINGAPORE (June 14): Singapore will push ahead with various mega infrastructure projects such as Changi T5, Tuas Mega Port, and submarine cable hubs.

F1 chief says ‘great potential’ in Singapore Grand Prix, wants to extend race

(Sept 14) Formula One sees Singapore as an anchor venue and wants to extend the world’s most popular motorcar-racing series there beyond this year.


Singapore economy

Economists raise 2017 Singapore growth forecast: MAS survey

SINGAPORE (June 14): Economists raised their forecasts for Singapore's growth this year, compared to three months ago, as they upgraded their views on manufacturing and bank lending, a central bank

Singapore GDP grew by 2.5% in 1Q, says MTI advance estimates

SINGAPORE (April 13): The Singapore economy grew by 2.5% on a year-on-year basis in the first quarter of 2017 according to advanced estimates by the Ministry of Trade and Industry, easing from the

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Broker's Calls

Two O&G companies that are poised to benefit from government-backed relief

SINGAPORE (Nov 28): DBS Group Research says Pacific Radiance and Ezra Holdings are two SGX-listed oil and gas players under its coverage that will likely qualify for and benefit the most from gover

In print this week

The going's getting tougher for more STI companies

SINGAPORE (Oct 21): The global economic weakness has already hit many of the large and diversified companies that make up the Straits Times Index.

Singapore to issue MAS policy statement, 3Q GDP data on Oct 14

SINGAPORE (Oct 7): Singapore will issue the central bank's semiannual monetary policy statement and data on third-quarter gross domestic product on Oct 14, authorities said on Friday.


Will MAS change course this October?

SINGAPORE (Sept 22): HSBC Global Research says the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is unlikely to change its policy during its review in October, despite the deteriorating numbers in non-oil

Singapore to release detailed 2Q GDP data on Aug 11

SINGAPORE (Aug 4): Singapore will report detailed data on gross domestic product (GDP) for the second quarter on Aug. 11, the Ministry of Trade and Industry said on Thursday.

Singapore to release detailed 1Q GDP data on May 25

SINGAPORE (May 18): The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) will release data on gross domestic product (GDP) for the first quarter at 8am on May 25.

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