Singapore manufacturing

Services growth picks up pace in Q2 at 1.7% y-o-y, manufacturing leads at 8%

GROWTH in Singapore's services sector picked up pace, according to advance estimates of second-quarter performance, while manufacturing continued to lead overall economic expansion, though at a...

April factory output beats forecasts with 6.7% growth; focus now on weaker clusters

SINGAPORE'S factory output in April performed better than expected, but economists are saying that it is near its peak performance. This is because the electronics cluster's expansion, which has...

Singapore factory output up 6.7% y-o-y in April on electronics surge

SINGAPORE'S electronics output continued its winning streak in April and negated biomedical's shrinkage to push overall factory output higher.

Singapore manufacturers optimistic over business outlook in next six months

SINGAPORE manufacturers are optimistic that business situation will improve in the next six months, based on a business expectation survey by the Economic Development Board released on Friday.

MAS urges Singapore retailers to hop on e-commerce train for growth

SINGAPORE'S subdued retail sector can take a leaf out of the playbook of the manufacturing sector, which has harnessed technological advancements to benefit from the latest upswing in global...

S'pore manufacturing may show the way for future economy

TAKE a look at the underdog manufacturing sector and you may see what Singapore's economic restructuring can turn out to be, observers told The Business Times.

Singapore manufacturing to be at 20% of GDP over medium term: CFE

THE Committee on the Future Economy (CFE) has proposed that Singapore's manufacturing sector should still contribute to about a fifth of economic output over the medium term.

Singapore's PMI falls to 49.7 in July

SINGAPORE's Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) reverted to contraction mode in July, slipping 0.7 point to 49.7 after rising for two straight months.

Quick Takes: Manufacturing recovery intact, but challenging outlook remains

SINGAPORE'S industrial production fell 2.3 per cent in May on a year-on-year basis - yet another month of contraction, although this marked a recovery from April's sharp 9.1 per cent decline.