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Singapore cuts growth outlook as trade war bites

Singapore cuts growth outlook as trade war bites

This marks the second downward revision this year.

Consumer watchdog chief wants Huawei reprimanded over ‘misleading’ National Day promotion

Consumer watchdog chief wants Huawei reprimanded over ‘misleading’ National Day promotion

Sorry, Huawei. The fallout from Friday’s marketing stunt gone sideways is apparently not quite over yet. The president of Singapore’s consumer watchdog is now demanding...

Ride-hailing giant Grab to invest US$2 billion in Indonesia with SoftBank funds

Ride-hailing giant Grab to invest US$2 billion in Indonesia with SoftBank funds

Ride-hailing giant Grab is investing US$2 billion in Indonesia over the next five years, using funds from Japan’s SoftBank Group to boost its presence in Southeast...

Jollibee acquires US chain Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

Jollibee acquires US chain Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

Filipino fast-food Jollibee is on its way to world domination. The restaurant famous for its perpetually happy red bee mascot informed the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) today...

‘Canary in the coal mine’: Singapore woes ring trade alarm bells

‘Canary in the coal mine’: Singapore woes ring trade alarm bells

A plunge in exports and the worst growth rates for a decade have fuelled concerns about the outlook for Singapore’s economy, with analysts saying the figures offer a warning...

The final chapter: Bookstore chain MPH to close its last two outlets in Singapore

The final chapter: Bookstore chain MPH to close its last two outlets in Singapore

Could this be the bookshop's final chapter?

Singapore economy shrinks in warning for global trade

Singapore economy shrinks in warning for global trade

With its heavy dependence on foreign trade, Singapore is often seen as an indicator of the global economy's health.

Tale of two cities: Hong Kong turmoil may boost Singapore

Tale of two cities: Hong Kong turmoil may boost Singapore

Hong Kong's loss may be Singapore's gain, experts say.

New economic report projects recession may be on the horizon for Singapore

New economic report projects recession may be on the horizon for Singapore

Singapore could potentially enter a recession in 2020, should external conditions further deteriorate.


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