Ministry of Trade and Industry

Singapore, China ink deals on trade, Belt and Road projects

SINGAPORE and China signed five agreements on Monday, drawing closer their collaboration on trade, law enforcement and projects under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).

Tan Wu Meng outlines transformation plans

AN underlying theme of this year's Budget is how companies in Singapore should adapt and stay alive to transformation, said Senior Parliamentary Secretary for Trade and Industry Tan Wu Meng at a...

Board changes at EDB

THE Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) on Tuesday announced board changes at the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), effective Feb 1.

About those chips and dips...

CHANGES in inventory did not drive the gap between electronics output and exports in the first six months of the year, the Ministry of Trade and Industry reiterated.

Factory-less manufacturers one reason behind output-export gap

THE rise of the "fab-less" semiconductor company was one reason for the recent gap between Singapore's electronics output and exports, official economy watchers confirmed.

H2 industrial land supply to be close to H1 level

WANING interest for land among manufacturers is believed to have prompted the government to keep the supply of industrial land for sale in the second half of this year similar to that in the first...

Sentosa Development Corporation appoints two new members to board

TWO new members have been appointed to the board of Sentosa Development Corporation (SDC), which manages the island.

Efforts to enable local SMEs to grow

I thank Mr Liu Fook Thim and Mr Edmund Khoo Kim Hock for their letters ( Help SMEs...

Media sentiment can provide useful gauge of economy's health: MTI

MEASURING economic sentiment in local news articles can be a handy gauge of Singapore's overall economic health, according to a study released by the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) on...

MTI appoints 18 members to Enterprise Singapore board

THE Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) has appointed 18 people to the board of Enterprise Singapore, the new one-stop government agency which will help Singapore companies go global.