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Singapore deflationary pressure eases in August

DEFLATIONARY pressures are likely to persist for the rest of this year, although the pace of decline has slowed, according to economists.

Trial to let top execs skip stay-home notice, take Covid-19 test instead

SENIOR executives in Singapore who need to travel regularly for official purposes may be able to get a business travel pass under a pilot programme, the Singapore authorities said on Wednesday as...

Singapore mulls region-free business travel pass for senior executives

SENIOR executives in Singapore who need to travel regularly for official purposes may be able to get a business travel pass under a pilot programme, the Singapore authorities said on Wednesday as...

Singapore core inflation rises marginally to -0.3% in August

SINGAPORE'S core inflation in August eased slightly from its decade-low point in July but remained in negative territory for the seventh straight month.

Electronics rebound will give lasting boost to Singapore exports: Analysts

SINGAPORE'S non-oil domestic exports (NODX) outshone market watchers' expectations in August, clocking year-on-year growth of 7.7 per cent.

Singapore exports rise by 7.7% in August as electronics recover from year-ago low base

SINGAPORE exports kept up their growth momentum in August, with both electronics and non-electronics shipments rising on a low base effect.

Singapore must remain open to benefit from Asia's growth: Heng

SINGAPORE can contribute to and benefit from Asia's growth only if it remains open and connected to the world, while forging new partnerships and evolving its approaches, Deputy Prime Minister...

Singapore must remain open to benefit from Asia's growth: DPM Heng

SINGAPORE can contribute to and benefit from Asia's growth only if it remains open and connected to the world, while forging new partnerships and evolving its approaches, Deputy Prime Minister Heng...

Precision engineering is growth industry for Singapore: Chan

PRECISION engineering has been singled out as a growth industry for Singapore, "even in a downtime like this", Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing said on Monday.

Singapore to support precision engineering growth with 1,500 vacancies on offer

ENHANCED measures are under way to help Singapore companies in growth sectors "pull apart from the competition", Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing said on Monday, even as the...