VIRUS OUTBREAK

SINGAPORE's official growth forecast has hit negative territory for the first time in nearly a decade. This comes as the Republic braces itself for what is likely the worst economic contraction...

SINGAPORE'S official growth forecast for 2020 has reached negative territory, with a further downgrade to between -4 per cent and -1 per cent.

SINGAPORE ECONOMY

WHILE Singapore's 2019 economic growth was in line with economists' expectations, it is the worst showing in 10 years, leaving economists divided on the extent of recovery that 2020 would bring....

SINGAPORE'S economy is forecast to have expanded at a slightly faster pace in the fourth quarter, with economists expecting the services sector to compensate for a prolonged manufacturing slowdown...

SINGAPORE BUDGET 2020

HOPES of an economic boost from fiscal stimulus have dimmed, even as global trade tensions continue to weigh on the growth outlook, according to the latest quarterly survey of private-sector...

PRIVATE-SECTOR economists have bumped up the forecast for Singapore’s 2019 growth by a hair’s breadth, even as they tweaked their hopes of a bright new year, a poll showed on Wednesday.

SINGAPORE ECONOMY

SINGAPORE has narrowed its official full-year growth forecast for 2019 to 0.5 to 1 per cent, reflecting the authorities' optimism following a better-than-expected third-quarter economic...

SINGAPORE ECONOMY

SINGAPORE'S economy looks to have barely budged in the third quarter, in a Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) flash estimate, as the gross domestic product (GDP) inched up by just 0.1 per cent...

THE Singapore economy may have narrowly avoided a technical recession in the third quarter, according to flash estimates from the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) on Monday.

SINGAPORE ECONOMY

AS Singapore further slashed its official growth forecast on Tuesday, the question of economic stimulus moves loomed large.