PMI rises to 52.5 last month Business

PMI rises to 52.5 last month

It was a positive end for the Vietnamese manufacturing sector in 2017 with the Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) rising to 52.5 in December from November’s 51.4.
Singapore’s PMI hits 33-month high World

Singapore’s PMI hits 33-month high

Singapore’s purchasing managers’ index (PMI), an early indicator of manufacturing activity, posted a reading of 51.5 points in August, the highest figure since November 2014, reported the Singapore Institute of Purchasing and Materials Management (SIPMM).
Vietnam manufacturing PMI rebounds Business

Vietnam manufacturing PMI rebounds

The Vietnam Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) rose to 52.5 in June from a 14-month low of 51.6 in May, the latest survey from Nikkei’s IHS Markit showed on July 3.
Singapore: PMI tapers off in April World

Singapore: PMI tapers off in April

Singapore’s Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) - an indicator of manufacturing activity – hit 51.1 in April, a slight decrease from March's 51.2 reading.
Increasing oil prices lift markets Business

Increasing oil prices lift markets

Vietnamese shares on both local markets extended rallies for a fifth day on June 2 as increasing oil prices helped improve investor confidence in energy stocks.
Vietnam’s PMI highest in nine months Business

Vietnam’s PMI highest in nine months

The HSBC anticipated on May 5 that Vietnam’s manufacturing output will continue to expand in the following months as the Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) in the country surged to a nine-month high.
Singapore: Economy grows 1.8 percent in Q1 World

Singapore: Economy grows 1.8 percent in Q1

Singapore ’s economy rose only 1.8 percent year-on-year in the first quarter of this year, according to estimates released by the country’s Ministry of Trade and Industry.
Vietnam's PMI declines in February Business

Vietnam's PMI declines in February

The Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) of Vietnam dipped to 50.3 in February, down from 51.5 in January, but remained above the 50.0 no-change mark, according to a Nikkei report released on March 1.
January PMI up as new orders increase Business

January PMI up as new orders increase

The Vietnamese Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) increased to 51.5 in January from 51.3 in the previous month, according to a Nikkei report released on February 1.
PMI in Vietnam rises in December Business

PMI in Vietnam rises in December

The Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) in Vietnam, an indicator of manufacturing performance, increased from 49.4 in November to 51.3 in December, according to a Nikkei report, released early this week.