Singapore hasn't entered recession yet: Indranee

[SINGAPORE] Singapore's economy probably hasn't slid into recession yet, though the government is monitoring conditions closely and will step in with support measures if needed, said Indranee...

4 startups picked to pioneer BlueChilli’s healthtech accelerator in Singapore

THE first four early-stage startups to lead BlueChilli's healthtech accelerator programme for South-east Asia will tackle regional health issues ranging from mental health to chronic diseases and...

Industries race ahead to beef up digital skills

THE state of the economy seems to have little impact on company training plans, as businesses rolled out a slew of union-led staff-upgrading projects in recent months.

Weak data bolsters forecasts of 'slight' easing by MAS

SURPRISINGLY weak industrial production figures have strengthened economists' expectations that the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) will loosen policy in its upcoming half-yearly policy...

Singaporeans are 2nd-most anxious about future impact of tech on jobs in PwC survey

SINGAPOREANS are the second-most nervous about the future impact of technology on their jobs in an 11-country survey, tied with the UK and only behind France, said global professional services...

Govt ready to take action amid economic downturn, Singaporeans must stay united: DPM Heng

SINGAPORE - The Government is watching closely how the economy will pan out by the end of the year, and stands ready to take action when needed, said Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat on Friday...

Growth risks compound on shock factory drop

WHILE Singapore could still escape a technical recession, the risks have gone up, economy watchers warned.

Singapore in world's top 20 for trade growth potential: StanChart study

SINGAPORE continues to show substantial potential for trade growth, according to new research from Standard Chartered Bank (StanChart).

Singapore to avert technical recession in Q3, but support still warranted: DBS

SINGAPORE'S economy is expected to avert a technical recession in the third quarter this year, thanks to a mild improvement in the manufacturing sector, though support is still warranted, according...

Singapore headline inflation edges up to 0.5% in August; core inflation stays flat

SINGAPORE's headline inflation edged up slightly in August reversing from a dip July, while core inflation remained flat, according to statistics released by the authorities Monday.


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