SINGAPORE ECONOMIC DATA
The economy has probably bottomed out, but there's still a long way to go before a recovery appears on the horizon or the jobs situation returns to anywhere near normal.
SINGAPORE - Singapore's retail sales in April suffered their biggest drop since 1985 when records began as circuit breaker measures to fight the cornavirus pandemic kicked in.
SINGAPORE - Retail sales slid for the tenth consecutive month in November, weighed down again by falling vehicle sales, according to figures out on Friday (Jan 10) by the Department of Statistics...
Singapore's economic growth was muted last year, with modest expansion recorded in the fourth quarter, but the growth picture looks to be brighter this year.
Singapore's advance growth estimates are a sign that the economy could be set to expand at a relatively faster pace in the new year.
Takings at the till slid for the ninth straight month in October, but it may not be all doom and gloom for the rest of the year, experts said.
SINGAPORE - Manufacturing sentiment remains in the doldrums but a key gauge out on Tuesday (Dec 3) suggests that the seven-month slump at the factory gate may be over.
Economists flag heightened risk of a technical recession as all key sectors contracted from the first quarter.
SINGAPORE - Singapore retail sales fell for a second month in August, again on the back of lower vehicle sales, according to figures released by the Department of Statistics on Friday (Oct 12)....