SINGAPORE ECONOMIC DATA
SINGAPORE - Retail sales accelerated in August, growing by a stronger-than-expected 3.5 per cent from a year ago, with takings up for most categories.
SINGAPORE - Slow payments rose for local companies across all sectors in the third quarter of this year, with the cash flow woes of already worst-hit construction firms worsening.
SINGAPORE - The brightest spot in the Singapore economy continued shining last month as surging global demand for electronics once again helped lift factory output in August.
Inflation inched up last month on the back of pricier healthcare and education services. But the tepid job market and subdued economic environment are expected to keep prices in check over the...
SINGAPORE - Bank lending rose 5.9 per cent year-on-year in July, slowing from June's 7.6 per cent growth, which was the fastest in over two years as both business and consumer loans improved.
SINGAPORE - Singapore manufacturers started the second half of the year on strong footing despite worries that the pace of growth in the sector might taper.