[LONDON] Rating agency Moody's cut its global sovereign outlook for 2020 to "negative" from "stable" on Monday, saying disruptive and unpredictable world politics would slow growth and increase...

NEWS ANALYSIS

SIGNS continue to mount that Singapore stands to be a beneficiary from Hong Kong's protracted woes, but such a narrow view obscures the likelihood that the Republic - and even the entire region -...

PARLIAMENT

IN THE first nine months of 2019, net formation of business entities has been about a quarter lower than the average in recent years, Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry Chee Hong Tat...

IN the first nine months of 2019, net formation of business entities has been about a quarter lower than the average in recent years, Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry Chee Hong Tat...

ASEAN businesses may be among the most bullish in the world, but Singapore companies are far less confident about their growth prospects in the coming year, striking a worrying note for Singapore'...

SINGAPORE'S manufacturing sentiment remained in the doldrums in October, with the Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) edging up 0.1 point to 49.6, its sixth straight month in contractionary territory...

SINGAPORE businesses are mixed on their prospects for the six months to next March, according to quarterly government polls out on Thursday.

EDITORIAL

AT last, light at the end of the tunnel. After a long season of gloomy economic data, Singapore's industrial output in September surprised on the upside with 0.1 per cent growth, beating forecasts...

SINGAPORE businesses are mixed on their near-term prospects, but the depth of manufacturers’ negativity is easing from recent months, official quarterly surveys show. In the services sector,...

MAS MACROECONOMIC REVIEW

PUBLIC spending may give less of a boost to the economy this year than earlier expected, going by data in the central bank's twice-yearly report released on Wednesday.