SINGAPORE Singapore's core inflation eased to its slowest pace in more than three years in July, data showed on Friday, prompting authorities to downgrade their full-year forecast amid firming bets for monetary policy easing.
JAKARTA/SINGAPORE Southeast Asian ride-hailing firm Grab on Monday said it will invest $2 billion into Indonesia over five years using capital from Japan's SoftBank Group Corp, marking its biggest commitment in the region's most populous market.
SINGAPORE Caught between a Sino-U.S. trade war, political concerns over Chinese telecoms firm Huawei and slowing consumer demand, chipmakers in Singapore have started slowing production and laying off hundreds of jobs, firms told Reuters.
SINGAPORE The head of French defence electronics group Thales, said it would make sense for major European countries to combine efforts to build a new generation of fighter jets.
SINGAPORE, July 18 The head of Europe's largest
defence electronics maker, France's Thales, has urged
major European countries to combine efforts to build a new
generation of fighter jets.
SINGAPORE WeWork Cos will lease a 21-storey building in Singapore's prime financial district that is currently leased to HSBC, marking an expansion by the U.S. co-working space provider in Asia.
SINGAPORE Singapore's exports fell more than expected in June, marking their biggest decline in six years, as the city-state struggles against tepid global demand and the Sino-U.S. trade war.
SINGAPORE Foreigners are once again pouring money into Singapore's high-end property market despite hefty levies introduced last year.
SINGAPORE Singapore's central bank is increasingly likely to ease monetary policy at its semi-annual meeting in October in a bid to boost an export-reliant economy being choked by the U.S.-China trade war, economists said on Friday.
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