Singapore’s economy slows down in Q1 2019 World

Singapore’s economy slows down in Q1 2019

Gross domestic product growth of Singapore slowed down in the first quarter of 2019 to stand at 1.3 percent, compared to the 1.9 percent growth in Q4 of 2018 and 3.2 percent the previous year.
Prime Minister approves waste database Environment

Prime Minister approves waste database

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a project that would build a national database of waste resources, helping authorised agencies better control the discharge of waste nationwide.
Singapore raises 2017 economic growth forecast World

Singapore raises 2017 economic growth forecast

The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) of Singapore said on November 23 that it decided to adjust the country’s economic forecast this year to 3-3.5 percent from an earlier prediction of 2-3 percent.
National conference addresses child, early marriage Society

National conference addresses child, early marriage

Foreign experts and representatives from governmental agencies and local authorities gathered in Hanoi to discuss experiences, strategies and interventions and policy recommendations for Vietnam in a conference to address child and early marriage.
Hanoi announces economic survey Business

Hanoi announces economic survey

The Hanoi People’s Committee has recently issued its 2017 economic survey plan, which will study the business sector, administrative agencies, individual business units and religious bodies.
World

Cambodia sees rise in enterprises

Cambodia currently has 513,759 enterprises, an 11 percent rise from 463,360 firms in 2011, according to the 2014 Cambodia Intercensal Economic Survey (CIES).
World

Singapore's economy down 0.6 percent in Q1

Singapore’s economy contracted by 0.6 percent year-on-year in the first quarter of 2013, compared to the 1.5 percent growth in the preceding quarter, Malaysia’s national news agency Bernama quoted the Singapore Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) as saying.