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  1. Rain in Singapore, skyline

    Singapore's economic growth slows to 3.8% in Q2: MTI flash estimates

    The lower-than-expected advance GDP figure comes amid growing risks from US-China trade tensions.
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    Commentary: Hard truths, tough choices ahead after Malaysia’s scrapping of the GST

    Malaysia’s move might lead to growth in the long term but it cannot escape a widening fiscal deficit in the short term which has knock-on effects ...
  3. Singapore is the latest economy in the region to show an improvement as global demand improves

    Commentary: Is the uptick in the Singapore economy deserving of greater optimism?

    Where MTI has announced a 4.3 per cent growth for the first quarter of 2018, and MAS said they would allow the Singapore dollar to rise in the ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: A view of the skyline of Singapore

    Analysts raise Singapore’s 2018 GDP growth forecast to 3.2%: MAS survey

    An outperformance in the electronics sector is predicted to boost the Singapore economy but economists are increasingly concerned about the risk ...
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    Singapore 2017 GDP grows 3.5% after Q4 slowdown: MTI flash estimates

    Singapore's economy grew 3.1 per cent in the fourth quarter from a year earlier, easing from 5.4 per cent growth in the previous quarter amid a ...
  6. People take photos with the skyline of the financial district of Singapore in the background

    After an outperforming year, how will Singapore’s economy fare in 2018?

    The economy could see slower but better growth next year, though analysts warned of risks from the possible simultaneous tightening of both fiscal ...
  7. file photo of marina bay

    Singapore’s GDP growth races to near 4-year high in Q3: Time to cheer?

    Underneath the increasingly cheerful economic indicators, the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) said that unevenness in growth remains.
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    Singapore revises up growth forecast for 2017 as Q3 GDP grows 5.2%

    The Singapore economy is expected to grow by 3 to 3.5 per cent in 2017 and by 1.5 to 3.5 per cent in 2018, said the Ministry of Trade and Industry ...
  9. People walking along the pier overlooking the skyline of Singapore's financial district

    Singapore’s final Q3 GDP in for upward revision: Economists

    Economists expect Singapore's economy to have grown between 4.7 to 5.1 per cent in the third quarter, faster than the preliminary estimate of 4.6 ...
  10. Prayut Chan-O-Cha

    Thai economy records best growth of junta rule