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  1. FILE PHOTO: People wearing masks following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak walk across

    Commentary: China's the only major economy growing this year. That's not enough

    Rebalancing towards consumption will require major policy changes, says the NUS East Asian Institute’s Bert Hofman.
  2. Total employment growth for 2016 lowest since 2003, wages up slightly
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    Total employment growth for 2016 lowest since 2003, wages up slightly

    The moderation in total employment in 2016 took place amid slower growth in the Singapore economy, slowdown in local labour force growth and ...
  3. Singapore major banks' profits surge in second quarter | Video
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    Singapore major banks' profits surge in second quarter | Video

    Singapore's three major lenders have logged double-digit growth in their Q2 net profit figures. Experts say this growth is sustainable but ...
  4. Impasse Impact
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    Ep 27: Impasse Impact

    Bracing for the cost of uncertainty in the US election. Paving the way for what could be the biggest IPO of all time. And is the cybersecurity ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: People wait outside Kentucky Career Center in Frankfort

    With record growth report in the rearview, the road ahead may be rocky

    While economic growth galloped to produce the strongest three-jump month jump in U.S. history in July, August and September, more critical to the ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: China Zun Tower under construction is seen through a window in Beijing's central b

    As COVID persists and US election nears, China growth lifts Asia

    Asia is starting to see signs of economic recovery as it rides on the back of an upturn in China, which is entering a new expansion phase less ...
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    Commentary: Options are running out to revive the global economy. Not even China can help this time

    With private sector confidence depleted and the struggle to contain the virus far from over, the risks of long-lasting economic scarring are on ...
  8. Global Economy

    IMF head says global economy facing long climb to recovery

    IMF head says global economy facing long climb to recovery
  9. Line workers spot weld parts of the frame on the flex line at Nissan Motor Co's automobile man

    Commentary: Manufacturing is still a key engine of growth for many countries

    Developing countries have considered a leapfrog strategy of moving directly into services to boost growth but they shouldn’t give up on ...