SINGAPORE’S manufacturing sector again suffered the largest increase in slow payments among the five sectors in the third quarter of this year, while the services and wholesale trade sectors also...


WITH manufacturing caught in the doldrums, Singapore's services sector may seem like a lifeline for optimists hoping for economic growth.

LOCAL firms' payment performance has worsened following a previous quarter rebound, the Singapore Commercial Credit Bureau (SCCB) said on Tuesday.

More people in Indonesia are searching for online loans, resulting in the country overtaking its peers Vietnam and Philippines by significant margins. 

A discussion over the global economic outlook usually revolves around the likes of the US, Europe, Japan, China and India. But another economic powerhouse has emerged.

As part of efforts to scale its offerings to small businesses across the region, United Overseas Bank has announced a series of solutions targeting different pain points. 

CATALIST-LISTED Medinex has inked a deal to buy privately-held business support services firm SKI Group for S$1.2 million in cash, the board disclosed on Tuesday.

SINGAPORE could raise some industries’ sluggish productivity by exporting more services, the central bank has suggested, in a half-yearly economic review issued on Friday.

LOCAL firms payment performance rebounded in the first quarter of 2019 following three consecutive quarters of decline, except for the construction sector, the Singapore Commercial Credit Bureau (...