Economy

6 Mar 19
Investments in infrastructure and construction are expected to boost growth.
5 Mar 19
It wants to boost support for local businesses’ overseas expansion.
5 Mar 19
The exports of manufacturing and mining goods underpinned export growth.
5 Mar 19
Johor’s chief minister said he plans to stop buying treated water from Singapore.
5 Mar 19
The Business Optimism Index fell to +5.08 points as only four of six indicators are in the expansion zone.
5 Mar 19
And Sea will add US$1b to its cash pile to amp up its digital entertainment offerings.
4 Mar 19
The search is on for the best international businesses in Singapore.
1 Mar 19
It is still monitoring economic conditions as well as expenditure trends and revenue buoyancy.
28 Feb 19
The infocomm segment’s business receipts led the growth and jumped 7.2%.
27 Feb 19
It shrank by 3.1% no thanks to declines in electronics and precision engineering.
27 Feb 19
But the Lion City is expected to benefit from initiatives aiming to improve logistics and harmonise regulations.
25 Feb 19
Slower growth in electricity and gas prices outweighed higher services inflation.
21 Feb 19
Wholesale trade of petroleum products surged 43.2%.
19 Feb 19
Exports to EU, Japan, South Korea and ASEAN have recovered.
19 Feb 19
The government is allocating 30% of the budget to defence from 18.5% in 2018.
18 Feb 19
Find out what EY, Deloitte, KPMG, and PwC have to say about the Budget.
18 Feb 19
But momentum could taper off as growth could slow down in 2019.
18 Feb 19
And personal finance startup DollarsAndSense acquires insurtech platform fundMyLife.
18 Feb 19
The budget surplus for 2019 hit $2.1b, a carbon tax will be implemented, and a $3.1b fund for CareShield has been declared.
15 Feb 19
It plans to invest $50m for each market launch.
15 Feb 19
The defence minister thinks that Singaporeans should stand guard against both physical and digital threats to sovereignty.
15 Feb 19
Companies that supply parts and components to China were hit by weak demand.
15 Feb 19
Growth in the manufacturing sector decelerated to 7.2% from 10.4%.
12 Feb 19
The government is actively spending for railway, highways, airports and water conservancy projects.
12 Feb 19
It is led by Singtel director Bobby Chin.
12 Feb 19
The construction sector will receive a boost as the government's resumes infrastructure spending.
11 Feb 19
A live webcast of the budget speech will be available on the Singapore budget website.
7 Feb 19
This is on the back of its business and tech environment, and talent pool.
7 Feb 19
The decrease came as the government is tipped to splash out $250b to boost job growth.
4 Feb 19
Firms in the accommodation, transport and wholesale trade industries were the most pessimistic.
31 Jan 19
The Lion City fell behind in terms of business and labour freedom.
30 Jan 19
It surpassed the $3t record set in 2016.
23 Jan 19
The faster MoM growth came as the prices of services and retail items picked up pace.
22 Jan 19
Half of the region's top execs expect growth to improve in 2019 despite economic uncertainties.
22 Jan 19
Spending will take a huge hit amidst weak wage growth and job losses..