Vietnam sees decline in CBU vehicle imports in June Business

Vietnam sees decline in CBU vehicle imports in June

About 335 million USD was spent on importing 15,316 completely built-up (CBU) vehicles in June, down 10.2 percent and 1.8 percent, respectively, against the previous month, according to the General Department of Customs.
Singapore’s economy likely to decline in Q2 ASEAN

Singapore’s economy likely to decline in Q2

Singapore's economic growth may decline in the April-June period compared with the previous quarter because of the recently re-imposed coronavirus curbs, putting at risk the full-year target of more than 6 percent, experts have said. ​
Cargo handled at seaports projected to decline at year-end Business

Cargo handled at seaports projected to decline at year-end

The volume of cargo handled at Vietnamese seaports was estimated to reach almost 630 million tonnes in the first 11 months of 2020, an increase of 5 percent against the same period last year, according to the Vietnam Maritime Administration.
Singapore’s retail sales continue to drop World

Singapore’s retail sales continue to drop

Retail sales in Singapore fell by 10.8 percent year-on-year in September, a steeper decline compared to the 5.4 percent drop in August, according to the country's Department of Statistics (SingStat).
Top companies see profit slide in 9 months Business

Top companies see profit slide in 9 months

Forty of the largest companies by market capitalisation posted a 15 percent annual decline in total pre-tax profit, which fell to 162.8 trillion VND (7.02 billion USD) in January-September.
Indonesia's gold production to decline sharply in 2020 World

Indonesia's gold production to decline sharply in 2020

Indonesia’s gold production reached only 9.98 tonnes as of May 2020, much lower than the figure in the same period last year (109.02 tonnes), according to senior advisor of Indonesian Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Irwandy Arif.