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News Singapore » Economy: Singapore March factory output up 5.9 percent, electronics solid

News channel or source: https://in.reuters.com/article/singapore-economy-manufacturing/singapore-march-factory-output-up-5-9-percent-electronics-solid-idINKBN1HX0L1
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

Manufacturing output in March rose 5.9 percent from a year earlier, data from the Singapore Economic Development Board showed, after rising a revised 6.7 percent in February. The median forecast in a Reuters survey predicted a 5.4 percent expansion.

News Singapore » Economy: Việt Nam, Singapore satisfied with thriving relations

News channel or source: http://vietnamnews.vn/politics-laws/426957/viet-nam-singapore-satisfied-with-thriving-relations.html
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

PM Phúc congratulated Singapore on remaining an economic highlight of the region and always taking the lead in new economic and scientific trends in the world. Both sides noted that their countries’ cooperation has developed in all aspects on the basis ...

News Singapore » Economy: PM urges strong changes in Vietnam-Singapore economic partnership

News channel or source: https://en.vietnamplus.vn/pm-urges-strong-changes-in-vietnamsingapore-economic-partnership/130141.vnp
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

Singapore (VNA) – Vietnam and Singapore need to work for bigger strides in economic, trade and investment cooperation, making it on par with bilateral political ties, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. Addressing the Vietnam-Singapore Business Forum ...

News Singapore » Economy: New board at Singapore Indian Chamber to focus on recruitment, gender diversity

News channel or source: https://www.straitstimes.com/business/economy/new-board-at-singapore-indian-chamber-to-focus-on-recruitment-gender-diversity
Publication date: hursday 26 April 2018

SINGAPORE - The newly elected board for the Singapore Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI) has placed recruitment and gender diversity atop its priorities for its two-year term. Led by Modern Montessori International chairman and chief executive ...

News Singapore » Economy: Singapore economic factsheet

News channel or source: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/singapore-economic-factsheet
Publication date: hursday 26 April 2018

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) Economics Unit’s economic factsheets summarise key economic data for over 180 of the world’s economies on just 2 pages. They offer a snapshot of economic data under headings such as trade/investment, economic ...

News Singapore » Economy: Singapore central bank’s first tightening in 6 years comes with trade warning

News channel or source: http://www.arabnews.com/node/1283961/business-economy
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

SINGAPORE: Singapore’s central bank tightened monetary policy for the first time in six years on Friday, saying the city-state’s economy is expected to continue growing steadily even as it acknowledged risks from a trade spat between the United States ...

News Singapore » Economy: Honeywell opens first Asian cyber-security centre in Singapore

News channel or source: http://vietnamnews.vn/economy/426943/honeywell-opens-first-asian-cyber-security-centre-in-singapore.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

The centre has been developed with the support of Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) and is designed to help defend the region’s industrial manufacturers against evolving cyber-security threats. “The only way manufacturers can reap the benefits ...

News Singapore » Economy: Singapore's 23 key industries to be grouped into 6 clusters as economy begins next phase of transformation: Heng Swee Keat

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/business/economy/singapores-23-key-industries-to-be-grouped-into-6-clusters-as-economy-begins-next
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

SINGAPORE - The next phase of Singapore's economic transformation will involve deepening linkages between complementary industries by grouping them into clusters, said Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat. The aim is to position Singapore as a key node for ...

News Singapore » Economy: Singapore's inflation likely held steady in March: Reuters poll

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-economy-inflation/singapores-inflation-likely-held-steady-in-march-reuters-poll-idUSKBN1HR10C
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore’s annual headline and core inflation rates likely remained unchanged in March from the previous month, a Reuters poll showed on Friday. Singapore’s consumer price index is expected to have risen 0.5 percent in March from ...

News Singapore » Economy: Singapore exports post surprise fall as electronics decline continues

News channel or source: https://in.reuters.com/article/singapore-economy-trade/singapore-exports-post-surprise-fall-as-electronics-decline-continues-idINKBN1HO0FD
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

Full-year economic growth hit a 3-year high in 2017, thanks to its electronics production. The Monetary Authority of Singapore tightened policy for the first time in six years at its semiannual meeting last week. On a seasonally adjusted month-on-month ...