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This was better than initial expectations of a zero to 1 per cent growth, which had been downgraded from the 1.5 to 3.5 per cent growth forecast the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) made a year ago.

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Singapore narrows 2019 GDP growth forecast to 0.5-1% on biomedical, aerospace showing

THIS was better than initial expectations of a zero to 1 per cent growth, which had been downgraded from the 1.5 to 3.5 per cent growth forecast the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) made a year ago.


Singapore trade and NODX growth forecasts trimmed after further declines in Q3

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NON-OIL domestic export (NODX) growth and total trade continued to fall in the third quarter, prompting the government to further trim its total trade and NODX growth forecasts for 2019 to -4.5 to -4.0 per cent and -10.0 and -9.5 per cent respectively.


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