OCBC Treasury Research

GDP growth to slow down to 3-5% in 2022, from 7% in 2021

MTI cited four downside risks that will affect the economy's growth next year.

GDP growth to slow down to 3-5% in 2022, from 7% in 2021

MTI cited four downside risks that will affect the economy's growth next year.

China's power crisis may contribute to NODX slowdown in 2022

Meanwhile, the demand for petrochemical exports benefitted from this same crisis.

Core inflation accelerates to 1.1% in August

Headline CPI, meanwhile, continued its slight ease.

Shields up: Singapore defends against market volatility with 7.7% YTD gain

Thanks to the renewal of interest in the Singapore market.

Manufacturing output slows to 16.3% in July

This is the second month in the row when manufacturing grew at a slower pace.

Exports expand for eighth straight month in July by 12.7%

China, the EU 27, and Taiwan’s appetite for Singapore exports grew.

Singapore's retail sales rise 25.8% in June

This is attributed to the low base in June 2020 when physical stores were closed. 

SG bank loans expand by a record-breaking 3.5% in June

This is the fastest rate of expansion since October 2018.