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Singapore inflation creeps up in July

Pricier retail items, like clothing and footwear, and higher water prices pushed Singapore inflation up in July, with headline inflation creeping up to 0.6 per cent from 0.5 per cent in June. Core...

12 land parcels for vegetable farming at Lim Chu Kang up for sale by public tender

THE Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) on Thursday launched 12 land parcels for vegetable farming at Lim Chu Kang for sale by public tender.

Singapore non-oil exports growth up 8.5% in July

NON-OIL domestic export (NODX) growth rose 8.5 per cent year on year in July, extending the 8.8 per cent growth in June, according to trade promotion agency International Enterprise Singapore.

Skills Frameworks for food services and retail sectors launched

THE Skills Frameworks for the food services and retail sectors were launched on Friday to support the design of training programmes for skills and career development.

Work visa scheme for foreign entrepreneurs enhanced

THE EntrePass scheme - a work visa for foreign entrepreneurs keen to start a business in Singapore in areas such as deep technology - will be enhanced to attract global startup talent.

SBF leads business mission to Manila, Davao City

THE Singapore Business Federation (SBF), supported by International Enterprise (IE) Singapore and the Philippine Trade and Investment Centre, will be leading a 22-member delegation to Manila and...

IE Singapore sets up network for SMEs to expand overseas quickly

INTERNATIONAL Enterprise Singapore (IE Singapore) aims to ease market entry for Singapore SMEs with the launch of its new Plug and Play Network.

IE Singapore launches Plug and Play Network to help SMEs go regional

IE Singapore on Thursday announced the launch of its Plug and Play Network across India, China and South-east Asia.

Trade associations, chambers pump up the volume under Lead programme

TRADE associations and chambers (TACs) have ramped up productivity and market access projects under the Local Enterprise and Association Development (Lead) programme.

Quick takes: Singapore's NODX growth back on track, but outlook still cautious

SINGAPORE'S non-oil domestic exports (NODX) in June 2017 rose by 8.2 per cent to S$14.7 billion compared with a year ago due to the increase in electronic and non-electronic NODX.

Singapore's June NODX up 8.2% from a year ago

SINGAPORE'S non-oil domestic exports (NODX) rose by 8.2 per cent to S$14.7 billion compared to a year ago in June 2017.