May 17 (Reuters) - United Overseas Bank Ltd:
* "UOB believes that new non-performing loans and specific allowances from oil and gas sector should be lower in 2017 than in 2016"
* "Singapore mortgage portfolio will remain resilient, with no systemic signs of asset quality risk as interest rates, unemployment expected to remain conducive"
* "Long-term structural drivers for Asia remain intact"
* "We do not expect widespread asset quality deterioration in 2017, barring unforeseen developments" Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: