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News Singapore » Economy: Singapore must accept slower rate of labor growth, says central bank chief

News channel or source: https://www.investing.com/news/economy-news/singapore-must-accept-slower-rate-of-labor-growth-says-central-bank-chief-1131944
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

in a speech on the impact of Singapore's ageing population on its economy. "The underlying demographic slowdown is so severe that it is neither feasible nor desirable to try to offset it completely through immigration of foreign workers."

News Singapore » Economy: Singapore headline CPI seen rising 0.6 percent y/y in December: Reuters poll

News channel or source: https://in.reuters.com/article/singapore-economy-inflation/singapore-headline-cpi-seen-rising-0-6-percent-y-y-in-december-reuters-poll-idINKBN1F815R
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore’s headline consumer price index (CPI) is expected to have risen in December from a year earlier due to higher transport costs, a Reuters poll showed on Friday. According to the median forecast in a Reuters poll of 10 ...

News Singapore » Economy: Should you fly Singapore Airlines' premium economy class?

News channel or source: http://www.buro247.sg/lifestyle/insiders/singapore-airlines-premium-economy-class-opinion.html
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Premium economy class travel is a hot trend right now. It's touted as a glorified economy class, designed for people who are seeking a tad more comfort when they travel, but can't afford the extravagance of business class. Like me, a self-proclaimed ...

News Singapore » Economy: Shenzhen surpasses US$338 billion GDP mark in 2017, beats Hong Kong and Singapore’s growth

News channel or source: http://www.scmp.com/news/china/economy/article/2128310/shenzhen-88-cent-hi-tech-growth-roll-hit-y2tr-2017
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

The city, which is roughly the same economic size as Singapore and Hong Kong, recorded nominal output of 2.2 trillion yuan (US$338 billion) in 2017 thanks to its booming hi-tech sector, state-run Shenzhen Special Zone Daily reported on Monday. Over 40 per ...

News Singapore » Economy: Singapore households' inflation expectations inch up to 2.97% in December: SMU survey

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/business/economy/singapore-households-inflation-expectations-inch-up-to-297-in-december-smu-survey
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

SINGAPORE - Inflation expectations in Singapore stayed tame as geopolitical uncertainties cooled the euphoria from global economic growth, a survey by the Singapore Management University (SMU) showed on Tuesday (Jan 16). The results ofthe survey last month ...

News Singapore » Economy: Electronics, Singapore's growth engine, loses steam at year end

News channel or source: https://asia.nikkei.com/Politics-Economy/Economy/Electronics-Singapore-s-growth-engine-loses-steam-at-year-end
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Singapore reports non-oil domestic exports as these provide a better gauge of the island's economic activity. This is because prices of refined oil products tend to be volatile, while total exports include the billions of dollars of goods produced ...

News Singapore » Economy: DPM Tharman, Chan Chun Sing head to Davos for World Economic Forum

News channel or source: https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/dpm-tharman-chan-chun-sing-head-to-davos-for-world-economic-9884590
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

SINGAPORE: Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam and Minister in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Chan Chun Sing, will be attending the 48th World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos-Kloster Switzerland. DPM Tharman, who is also the ...

News Singapore » Economy: Synthetic medical marijuana could fuel Singapore’s future economy and create jobs

News channel or source: http://www.theindependent.sg/synthetic-medical-marijuana-could-fuel-singapores-future-economy-and-create-jobs/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

The Republic of Singapore is well known locally and internationally for its strict laws on the use and sale of drugs. The possession or consumption of marijuana or cannabis can lead to a maximum 10-year jail term and/or up to $20,000 in fines while those ...

News Singapore » Economy: Instagram users are promoting economic policy for pay

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/01/17/singapore-taps-instagram-influencers-to-promote-annual-budget.html
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Singapore's government is hiring social media users to promote ... 50 Instagram users — most of whom boast over 1,000 followers — to post on the annual economic blueprint, according to the report. The ministry didn't specify how much it's spending ...

News Singapore » Economy: Flight Test: Singapore Airlines Airbus A350-900 Premium Economy, Amsterdam to Singapore

News channel or source: http://www.traveller.com.au/flight-test-singapore-airlines-airbus-a350900-premium-economy-amsterdam-to-singapore-h0dxb8
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Here are the instructions how to enable JavaScript in your web browser. Airbus A350-900; Singapore Airlines has 16 in its fleet with 51 on order. The A350 has revolutionary wings ...