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Industrial production rockets with 27.5% growth

This is the highest industrial growth recorded since November 2010.
15 minutes ago

Industrial production rockets with 27.5% growth

This is the highest industrial growth recorded since November 2010.
15 minutes ago

June CPI remains elevated at 2.4% YoY

MAS upgraded its 2021 official headline CPI from 0.5%-1.5% YoY to 1%-2% YoY.
1 day ago

Industrial rent grows for the third consecutive quarter by 0.6%

The occupancy rate for the overall industrial property market was at 90.1% as of end-June.
2 days ago

Retail, F&B, services sectors appeal for aid to weather second Phase 2(HA)

These sectors have been greatly affected by the 16-month “roller coaster” of tightening and loosening restrictions.
5 days ago

It’s take two for Phase 2(HA): Here’s what you need to know

Phase 2 (Heightened Alert) starts today, superseding the earlier announced Phase 3 (Heightened Alert) restrictions.
6 days ago

Digitalisation creeping into non-tech roles as Singapore banks accelerate hiring

The sector will continue in a “reform and transform” path, hinging on successful digital banking applicants.
6 days ago

Retail recovery ‘two steps forward, one step back’: Knight Frank

This is due to the recurring outbreaks of infections.
7 days ago

Experts upgrade exports forecasts amidst high June figures

June exports surged to 15.9% year-on-year, nearly doubling May’s figures.
8 days ago

Private home sales slip 2.6% amidst tighter restrictions in June

Developers sold 872 units in June, lower than last month’s 895.
9 days ago

SMEs post sharp recovery in the second quarter

The OCBC SME Index shoots by 8.3 points to 59.5 as small and medium-sized enterprises gain momentum.
12 days ago

Economy soars by 14.3% in second quarter: MTI

Analysts upgraded their full-year GDP forecasts as the economy slowly recovers to pre-pandemic levels.
13 days ago

Condo resale volumes fall 12.6% to 1,510 units in June

Tighter safety management measures continued to restrict the market, analysts say.
14 days ago

SG IPO market slows down, raises $337m in proceeds in H1

There were only three initial public offerings in Singapore in the first six months of 2021.
15 days ago

Shophouse sales breach new high with 118 transactions in H1

Knight Frank expects sales values for the full year to exceed the $1.46b high posted in 2018, with sales volumes to cross the 200 unit mark.
16 days ago

HDB resale prices climb for the 12th straight month in June

HDB prices record a 0.9% uptick in June from May.
19 days ago

SG needs to embrace globalisation: Ong Ye Kung

Minister of Health and former trade negotiator, Ong Ye Kung, also defends the India-Singapore Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement.
20 days ago

Additional $1.2b announced for COVID-19 support measures

This includes the extension of the Job Support Scheme for vulnerable industries.
21 days ago