Singapore manufacturing

Singapore output reverses slide in April, but sustained upturn unlikely

SINGAPORE'S manufacturing output edged back into growth territory in April, up 0.1 per cent year-on-year, contrary to economists' expectations of a 3.5 per cent fall, and improving from March's...

Singapore factory output beats expectations, inching up 0.1% in April

SINGAPORE'S manufacturing output edged back into growth territory in April, up 0.1 per cent year on year contrary to economists' expectations of a 3.5 per cent fall, and improving from March's...

March output dive dashes hopes of manufacturing recovery

A SHARP plunge in March factory output dashed hopes of a recovery for the lacklustre manufacturing sector, with the gloomy spell set to continue for the rest of the year as global business...

January output shrinks for first time in a year

SINGAPORE'S manufacturing sector started the year on shaky footing, with factory output contracting for the first time since December 2017.

Singapore factory output shrinks 3.1% in January, first drop in a year

SINGAPORE’S manufacturing sector put up a dismal showing in the first month of 2019, clocking its first contraction in output since December 2017.

More skills training aid on the way for SMEs

MORE help is on the way to encourage firms to send workers for training, said Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry Koh Poh Koon during a visit to Singapore medtech manufacturing firm...

Manufacturing, services firms gloomier about next six months

MANUFACTURING and services firms have become more downbeat about business prospects in the next six months, with both sectors expressing overall pessimism, according to two surveys released on...

Singapore factory output misses forecasts for December with 2.7% growth

AFTER a faster-than-expected surge in November, Singapore’s factory output for the last month of 2018 failed to meet economists' expectations, buttressing talk that the manufacturing sector is set to...

Singapore November manufacturing beats forecasts with 7.6% year-on-year growth

SINGAPORE'S manufacturing output grew 7.6 per cent year-on-year in November, beating economists' estimates of 4.2 per cent and outstripping October's 5.5 per cent figure, according to preliminary...

Skilled workforce key in shaping future of manufacturing in Singapore

SINGAPORE'S approach towards Industry 4.0 is "not simply about technology", said Senior Minister for Trade and Industry Koh Poh Koon on Wednesday.