Friday, July 20, 2012
Singapore's stock exchange will impose stricter admission rules for initial public offerings (IPOs) to woo bigger brand name companies to list on its bourse, it said Thursday.
Thursday, July 19, 2012
Singapore has earmarked 1,000 hectares of land for the expansion of Changi Airport — a move which will almost double the airport's size in the coming decades.
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
The bad news from last week's slew of economic data is that regional economies are slowing down. Singapore, for example, performed worse than expected, with its economy shrinking 1.1 percent in the second quarter compared with the first quarter, as the escalating European debt crisis and faltering U.S. economy took its toll here.
Saturday, July 14, 2012
Singapore's economy contracted 1.1 percent in the second quarter compared to the previous quarter, the Ministry of Trade and Industry said Friday.
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Singaporeans are charging more to their credit cards, with average monthly balances increasing steadily over the past 10 years.
Friday, July 6, 2012
Singapore's metro system has been plagued by outdated equipment and poor maintenance for years, according to a high-level inquiry that criticized the network's operator for chasing profits.
Thursday, July 5, 2012
A skilled workforce, a high-quality public service and a leading e-government framework helped Singapore retain its top position as Asia's most innovative country for the second year.
Tuesday, July 3, 2012
Singapore says home prices rose slightly in the second quarter after dropping for the first in almost three years in the previous quarter.
Friday, June 22, 2012
Singapore could sink into a deep recession if Greece's debt crisis leads to a breakup of the eurozone and causes another global downturn.
The ranks of the wealthy in Singapore shrank last year as the local stock market plunged, even as the number of rich people rose slightly across the Asia-Pacific.