Singapore July factory output beats forecasts, technical recession may be averted

SINGAPORE'S factory output fared better than forecast in July, but economists caution it is too early to hail a manufacturing turnaround as the US and China intensify their tariff brinksmanship...

Singapore manufacturing output dips 0.4% in July, beating forecasts

SINGAPORE’S factory output declined 0.4 per cent in July from a year ago, beating economist forecasts of a drop of 5.8 per cent despite remaining in negative territory for the third consecutive...

Back to school: Is the Singapore global schoolhouse back in business?

SWISS university Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne's planned Singapore campus was given EduTrust certification - valid for four years - in June. At first blush, the institution is just one more of the...

Economists now expect easing of Singdollar slope in October

Singapore's central bank pulled back its full-year inflation outlook on Friday, as July figures fell below expectations to a three-year low.

July price increase the slowest in 3 years; MAS tweaks core inflation outlook

SINGAPORE inflation cooled below expectations in July, prompting the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to ease its full-year outlook slightly, according to data released on Friday.

In tough times, SMEs prioritise revenue ahead of innovation, talent retention

BUFFETED by a slowing economy and prolonged US-China trade war, Singapore's small and medium-sized enterprises are prioritising revenue growth ahead of product innovation, talent retention and...

Economic slowdown, yes, but Singapore is looking beyond the short term

WITH the economic slowdown very much a dominant issue in the headlines of late, some in Singapore might have looked to the Prime Minister's National Day Rally speech last Sunday for some promise...

Government to engage businesses on raising of retirement age, develop support package: DPM Heng

[SINGAPORE] Ministers from the Finance Ministry will continue to actively engage businesses, unions and other stakeholders, and develop a support package to help with the transition to higher...

Over half of SMEs see drop in profit margins as Singapore economy slows: SCCCI

SMALL and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are bracing themselves for a hit to profit margins as Singapore’s economic slump widens, with revenue growth their key concern going forward, according to...

Keppel Logistics unit UrbanFox expands to Vietnam, Malaysia

OMNICHANNEL logistics and channel management solutions firm UrbanFox is expanding to Vietnam and Malaysia with support from Enterprise Singapore, it said on Tuesday.


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