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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.

Vietnam improves Global Innovation Index performance

Sci-Tech

Vietnam improves Global Innovation Index performance

Vietnam recorded the greatest ranking improvement on the Global Innovation Index 2018 (GII) thanks to the country’s efforts to deploy synchronous measures to improve its business environment, national competitiveness, and innovative capacity.

US-China trade war likely to hurt Vietnamese economy

Business

US-China trade war likely to hurt Vietnamese economy

The ongoing US-China trade war will greatly impact on the structure of the world economy in the future, causing damage but also generating indirect opportunities for countries where the economy relies heavily on agricultural production like Vietnam.