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Singapore’s Economy Expands More Than Economists Estimated

04-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s economic growth quickened to the fastest pace in more than three years last quarter as manufacturing and services rebounded. Key Points Gross domestic [...]
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Singapore Q4 GDP beats forecasts as manufacturing rebounds

04-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s economy posted surprisingly strong growth in the fourth quarter, although the outlook is clouded by worries over a slowdown in China and uncertainty over [...]
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Singapore fourth-quarter GDP up 1.8pct on-year, well above forecasts

04-Jan-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s economic growth surged in the fourth quarter, rising 1.8 percent from a year earlier, handily beating a Reuters forecast for a rise of just 0.6 percent. On [...]
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Singapore Home Prices Fall for Third Year Amid government Curbs

04-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Singapore home prices fell 3 percent in 2016, the third straight year of declines as the government held steadfast on property cooling measures. An index tracking private [...]
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Singapore Ambassador urges USA to take Amos Yee

04-Jan-2017 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:00 AM

Commenting on news of an interview teen blogger Amos yee granted to Reuters while still held in a detention centre in Chicago, Singapore’s Ambassador-at-Large Bilahari [...]
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Singapore and HK gain ground as rising currency trading rivals to London

04-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Telegraph | 6:00 AM

London lost market share in the global currency trading arena last year, as rising rivals in the emerging markets nibbled away at Britain’s historic position as the [...]
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PM Lee is ‘confident’ Singapore can do well despite uncertain times – Singaporeans think otherwise

04-Jan-2017 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:00 AM

In a video posted on the eve of the New Year, prime minister Lee Hsien Loong said that he is ‘confident’ Singapore can do well despite uncertain times. He said [...]
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PM Lee reassures Singapore in New Year message

04-Jan-2017 Intellasia | TNP | 6:00 AM

In his New Year’s Day message on Facebook, Emeritus Senior minister Goh Chok Tong said he did not feel at ease about 2017. He listed concerns over the US, Chinese and [...]
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Singapore: 860,000 HDB flat owners to receive GST voucher in 2017

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | IBT | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s Ministry of Finance (MOF) announced on 1 January that about 860,000 Housing Board (HDB) flat owners will receive the next instalment of the GST voucher [...]
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Singapore: New complex to replace Jurong West’s Block 493 charred market

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | IBT | 6:00 AM

Jurong administration is likely to build a two-storey complex in the next two years at the place of the Block 493 market at Jurong West Street 41, which was reduced to ashes [...]
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PM Lee expresses confidence over triumphing the current economic slowdown in his New Year message

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | IBT | 6:00 AM

Despite the current global economic uncertainties, Singapore is “not doing badly,” said prime minister Lee Hsien Loong during his New Year message. He also [...]
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Man caught on CCTV attacking 3 bus captains on New Year’s Eve

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:00 AM

Updated at 10.30am on 2 January 2017 to included additional information from Singapore Police Force* *Updated at 1.40pm on 1 January 2017 to include statement from Singapore [...]
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Singapore condemns Istanbul night club attack

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Singapore on Sunday (January 1) condemned the attack at an Istanbul night club on New Year’s eve in Turkey, which killed close to 40 people and injured nearly 70 [...]
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Singapore seeks economic cooperation

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | The Australian | 6:00 AM

Singapore prime minister Lee Hsien Loong says hopes for a Trans-Pacific Partnership have dimmed, and his country was continuing to pursue other avenues of economic [...]
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Singapore Economy Likely Grew More Than 1 pct in 2016: PM

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s economy probably grew more than 1 percent in 2016 but the government is keeping a close watch on the labour market as it has shown signs of weakening, prime [...]
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