GROWTH of both the manufacturing and services sectors slowed down in 2018, but construction appears to have bottomed out, according to the latest figures from the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI...

A slowing global economy and ongoing trade tensions between the United States and China will have an impact on Singapore, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said.

SINGAPORE'S economy turned in a better-than-expected report card for the third quarter, which led several economists to upgrade their full-year growth forecasts...

SINGAPORE'S economic growth grew at a slower pace of 2.6 per cent year on year in the third quarter of 2018 compared to the 4.1 per cent expansion seen in the previous quarter, according to...

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THE gross domestic product (GDP) may be a country's most closely-watched key performance indicator, but economists said it might be time to start paying more attention to other ways of measuring...

SINGAPORE ECONOMY

YOUNG firms contributed more than maturing and old firms to net job creation over the period of 2009-2016, found a study by the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI).

SINGAPORE ECONOMY

TRADE tensions threaten Singapore's growth for the second half of 2018, but some economists still say the door to further monetary policy tightening in October remains open...

SINGAPORE ECONOMY

YOUNG firms contributed more than maturing and old firms to net job creation over the period of 2009-2016, found a study by the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI).

THE Singapore share market extended its slide on Monday amid a dimmer economic outlook and a financial crisis in Turkey, entering the midday trading break with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,...

SINGAPORE’S economic growth is expected to slow down in the second half of this year, as the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) kept to its 2018 forecast of 2.5 to 3.5 per cent in 2018 even with...