Singapore manufacturing

Manufacturers to pick up speed in year-end

SINGAPORE manufacturers are heading into the tail months of 2020 with a rosier outlook, after a rocky story over the past year and a half.

Singapore's manufacturing sentiment gauge rises by 0.2 point to 50.5 in October

SINGAPORE factories are tipped for more growth in October, as the Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) reading touched a recent high of 50.5 points.

Singapore firms don't see skies clearing in next two quarters

SINGAPORE firms expect business conditions to be worse in the next two quarters compared to the third quarter of 2020, though the gap between pessimists and optimists has been narrowing, according...

Singapore firms pessimistic about next six months, but less than before: surveys

SINGAPORE firms expect business conditions to worsen from October till next March, though the gap between pessimists and optimists has been closing, according to official quarterly surveys on Friday.

24.2% factory output jump in Sept raises Singapore GDP hopes

SINGAPORE'S factory output soared 24.2 per cent year-on-year (y-o-y) in September, giving a surprise boost to third-quarter gross domestic product (GDP) growth and raising hopes for full-year...

Raising the bar with Industry 4.0 standards

AS LOCAL manufacturers implement advanced manufacturing or Industry 4.0 solutions in their facilities, adopting the relevant standards will be crucial to ensure that their systems are protected...

Singapore GDP contraction slows to 7% in Q3, propped up by manufacturing

SINGAPORE'S third-quarter economic growth staged a rebound from the deep contraction seen during its "circuit-breaker" period but has continued to stay in negative territory, according to advance...

Hyundai's investment could help grow Singapore EV ecosystem

CARMAKER Hyundai's latest investment in Singapore could help build an ecosystem surrounding the development of electric vehicles (EV), a move that would diversify the Republic's manufacturing base...

Automotive activities viable again as Hyundai opens first EV facility in Singapore: PM Lee

AUTOMOTIVE activities are becoming viable in Singapore again, as the process of making electric vehicles (EVs) complements Singapore's strengths in advanced manufacturing and logistics, Prime...

Optimism in Singapore manufacturing hints at recovery

SINGAPORE'S manufacturers appear to be optimistic about business prospects, with September's Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) remaining in expansionary territory for the third straight month.

Singapore industrial output up a surprise 13.7% in August

SINGAPORE'S factory output soared by a surprising 13.7 per cent year on year in August, led by strong growth in electronics, according to Singapore Economic Development Board figures on Friday....