Singapore August factory output up 19.1%, led by electronics, biomedical manufacturing

SINGAPORE'S factory output continued its winning streak as it rose 19.1 per cent year on year in August, powered by the still-strong electronics cluster and bolstered by double-digit growth in biomedical manufacturing.
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