Economy

5 Feb 18
A 1% point increase in GST could lift CPI inflation by around 67bps.
5 Feb 18
But BoJ’s weak policy outlook poses a threat.
5 Feb 18
This was driven by the information and communication industry.
5 Feb 18
Whilst bank loans grew 8%.
5 Feb 18
And here's how startups can choose the tools to finance their companies.
4 Feb 18
Thanks to the faster expansion of factory output and new orders.
4 Feb 18
It came behind Hong Kong and topped major categories except for one.
2 Feb 18
Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia and New Zealand were amongst the world’s free economies.
2 Feb 18
The investments are expected to create 22,500 jobs.
2 Feb 18
This is due to low investments.
1 Feb 18
He said the government wants to facilitate corporate-level innovation.
1 Feb 18
But rising domestic consumption and infrastructure projects may still boost its growth.
1 Feb 18
It will be boosted by the rising external demand in the global tech cycle.
1 Feb 18
Japanese population aged 65 and older will rise to 30% by 2030.
1 Feb 18
This is due to a slow down in gaming revenue growth.
1 Feb 18
This will be boosted by recreation and culture spending.
31 Jan 18
This was boosted by an increase in communication, clothing and footwear, and financial services consumption.
31 Jan 18
Only 3% of firms expect a better business situation, a dip from 9% last quarter.
31 Jan 18
But it may cause disruptions in ASEAN economy.
31 Jan 18
Whilst only 13% of the whole manufacturing industry is positive about business.
31 Jan 18
More than 6,500 Chinese companies have established their presence in the city.
31 Jan 18
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30 Jan 18
This is highly due to the rising GDP throughout the region.
30 Jan 18
The expectations didn't change from 2017 levels as global economic woes persist.
30 Jan 18
Semiconductor demand is projected to slow but not too severely.
29 Jan 18
Import prices increased 5.8%, whilst export prices were up by 2.9%.
29 Jan 18
This was highly driven by a 29.4% increase in oil prices.
29 Jan 18
Moody's Investors Service also said the two countries will have more access to other trade markets.
26 Jan 18
This is despite growing confidence in the market.
26 Jan 18
This is due to the increasing threat of climate change.
26 Jan 18
The biomedical manufacturing cluster's output slumped by 34.7%.
25 Jan 18
This was mainly due to an increase of 14.6% in facilities investment.
25 Jan 18
No thanks to price pressures on fuel, water, and utilites.
24 Jan 18
Inflation is expected to hit 2%.
24 Jan 18
FAI growth decrease of 5.7% YoY in 2017 puts downside economic pressure in 2018.
24 Jan 18
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23 Jan 18
Occupancy rate fell from nearly 90% in 2016 to 87% in 2017.
23 Jan 18
But private road transport inflation highly affected the decrease in CPI in Q42017.
23 Jan 18
Its industry sector showed the fastest growth of 7.3% in Q42017.