Tag: Singapore economy

Singapore economy posted 0.2% growth on a year-on-year basis: Chan Chun Sing

Singapore — The Singapore economy has begun slowly recovering in the new year. According to the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI), based on advance...

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S’pore economy expected to bounce back in 2021, dependent on progress of vaccinations: PM...

Singapore -- After the unparalleled decline in 2020, the bulk of Singapore's economy is expected to recover this year, said Prime Minister Lee Hsien...

Road to recovery for S’pore’s economy still a long way to go, says Chan...

Singapore – Minister for Trade and Industry (MTI) Chan Chun Sing announced on Monday (Nov 23) that the country is currently at a critical...

MAS Chief: As much as 20% of Singapore’s economy faces ‘deep scarring’ from pandemic

Singapore—The managing director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, Ravi Menon, warned on Monday (Oct 12) that the current pandemic may cause “deep scarring”...

Trade-reliant Singapore faces a “troubled” future, with ties between countries weakening

Singapore—On Sunday (June 7), Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong addressed the nation, calling the fight against the coronavirus pandemic “the crisis of a generation,”...

PSP’s Kumaran Pillai: “Is the $93B pumped into the economy adequate?”

Singapore—Kumaran Pillai, a member of the Progress Singapore Party (PSP), has weighed in on the economic fallout Singapore faces stemming from the current coronavirus...

Lawrence Wong: Economy could fully reopen sooner than expected

Singapore — If no surge in Covid-19 cases occurs after circuit breaker restrictions begin to be lifted on June 2, the country's economy could...

Chan Chun Sing: Faster economic recovery depends on rapid test kits and vaccine

Singapore — The speed of economic recovery depends on how available rapid test kits would be and the development of a vaccine, said Trade and...

Full-year recession inevitable, says DBS economist

With the world's economies experiencing tension amid the uncertainty brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic, a senior DBS Bank economist has pointed out that...
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