In Focus

Singapore ranks 6th in first-ever Future Governance Index

FGI measured the governance readiness of countries in the face of five 'megatrends'.

Singapore ranks 6th in first-ever Future Governance Index

FGI measured the governance readiness of countries in the face of five 'megatrends'.

What condo projects dominated the market in Q3?

9 out of 10 of the quarter’s best selling projects were affordable and located in OCR. 

Job opportunities for Singaporeans jump 21% YoY in Q3

The engineering, manufacturing, and digital and technology sectors led this increase.

SG leads ASEAN manufacturing sector: report

Nomura expects a 7.1% GDP for Singapore this year.

6 in 10 Singaporeans prefer hybrid working arrangement

About 40% of existing employees have already requested a flexible schedule.

9 in 10 of SG’s workforce want tech to help define their future: study

45% want technology to aid them in identifying the skills they have to develop.

Singaporean corporates spearhead Asia’s green banking drive

60% of Singaporean enterprises are taking ESG requests for proposals.

What are the four traits of digitally mature organisations?

Deloitte and SMU surveyed 48 executives to identify the four traits.

What Singaporeans need to know in the next round of eased restrictions

Several factors, however, will be taken note of before these can be implemented.

Singapore household spending expected to grow by 3.1% in 2022

This would mean a total of $148.4b household spending.

How fast do businesses digitally expand today vs pre-pandemic?

Businesses with a digital-first strategy grow 4x faster than pre-pandemic levels.

Property investment up 6.9% QoQ in Q3

This was mainly aided by higher government land sales.

Auction listings drop 26.5% in Q3

This percentage represents the 150 total listings.

Only 1 in 5 SG companies made the right customer experience investments

This figure is lower compared to its neighbouring markets.

Fitch revises upward Singapore’s growth forecast to 6.3%

This is higher than their previous full-year forecast of 6.1% GDP.

SG real estate investment sales soar by 22% to $8b in Q3

Sales were propelled by the residential sector.

Singapore has the 5th best ecosystem for startups in Asia

The country was also recognised as the leading ecosystem in ASEAN this year.