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Singapore economy

Singapore’s economy grows slower in Q2 than expected

World

Singapore’s economy grows slower in Q2 than expected

Singapore’s economy in the second quarter of 2018 expanded just 3.8 percent from the same period last year, and only 1 percent from the previous quarter, a result slower than the median forecast of 4 percent and 1.2 percent in a Reuters poll of economists.

Singapore worries about unilateral tariffs of US

ASEAN

Singapore worries about unilateral tariffs of US

The "trade tension" between China and the US could easily lead to a more serious friction that affects the stability and security of the world, Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said in his May Day Rally speech on May 1.

Singapore tightens monetary policy

World

Singapore tightens monetary policy

Singapore has decided to tighten its monetary policy for the first time in six years as part of efforts to cope with risks of global trade tension, local authorities announced on April 13.