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RoK revises up economic growth forecast to 3 percent

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RoK revises up economic growth forecast to 3 percent

The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s government on July 25 raised the country’s economic growth forecast by 0.4 percent to 3 percent as Asia’s fourth largest economy has been enjoying increased exports led by the global economic recovery, Yonhap News Agency reported.

Lower economic growth forecast for Singapore

ASEAN

Lower economic growth forecast for Singapore

Singaporean private sector economists have forecast the nation’s economic growth at 1.4 percent this year, down from their previous projection of 1.8 percent, according to a survey by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on December 14.

Singapore: 2017 growth rate revised down

ASEAN

Singapore: 2017 growth rate revised down

Analysists lowered Singapore’s economic growth forecast in 2017 from 2.1 percent to 1.8 percent, equal to the level of 2016, following the results of a survey conducted by the Monetary Authority.

Singapore lowers 2016 GDP forecast

World

Singapore lowers 2016 GDP forecast

Singapore has lowered its economic growth forecast for 2016 to between 1-2 percent, down from the initial range of 1-3 percent, the Singaporean Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) said on August 11.

Shares up on bank's GDP forecast

Business

Shares up on bank's GDP forecast

Shares continued to rally on September 22 on the country's two exchanges after the Asian Development Bank (ADB) raised its forecast for Vietnam's 2015 economic growth.