Tag: Economy

PSP shares “5 Cs” to keep businesses up and running during crisis

As each day passes and Singapore delves further into the circuit breaker, which has been extended until June 1, the economic future of many...

Pritam Singh calls on Government to be transparent with its revenue and expenditure projections

Pritam Singh of the Workers' Party said on Friday (Feb 28) that the WP cannot support the GST hike until revenue and expenditure projections...

Netizens rally behind SDP’s call for PAP not to increase GST

Netizens have rallied behind the Singapore Democratic Party's recent call for the Government not to raise the Goods and Services Tax (GST). On Wednesday (Feb...

China’s Xi arrives in Myanmar on billion-dollar charm offensive

by Hla-Hla HTAY / Dene-Hern Chen Chinese President Xi Jinping touched down in Myanmar's capital Friday on a state visit aimed at buttressing the embattled...

Mahathir-Anwar transition tussle will keep investors away: Nikkei

The moderate pace of Malaysia's economic growth shows investors are not beating down the doors to invest in the country, according to the Nikkei...

Lack of transparency in China’s Belt and Road projects: EU firms

A lack of information and transparency are top barriers for European companies seeking involvement in China's Belt and Road Initiative, according to a survey...

Curtain falls on Germany’s ‘golden decade’ of growth

by Tom BARFIELD German economic growth plummeted in 2019, official data showed Wednesday, providing fresh ammunition for debate about how to use fiscal surpluses to...

Trump on impeachment brink, but far from falling

by Sebastian SMITH with Brendan SMIALOWSKI in Hershey, Pennsylvania For a man on the brink of becoming only the third US president to be impeached,...

British town Walsall pays dearly for UK retail crisis

by Jean-Baptiste OUBRIER With its deserted streets and closed shops, the centre of Walsall bears witness to Britain's retail crisis that political parties campaigning for...

Understanding the Fintech revolution

“Fintech is a term used to describe financial technology, an industry encompassing any kind of technology in financial services - from businesses to consumers....
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