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Singapore's property market in a standoff
Singapore's property market has entered a standoff between bargain-seeking buyers and developers sticking to their pricing guns, with March sales dropping sharply.(4/15/2014 5:01:15 AM)
Singapore Maintains Currency Stance as Economic Growth Slows
Singapore's central bank maintained its pace of currency appreciation, seeking to support growth while guarding against inflation as the economy expanded less than analysts estimated last quarter. The median estimate in a Bloomberg News survey of 14 economists was 0.4 percent. The central bank, which uses the island's dollar to manage price pressure, said it will maintain a modest and gradual ...(4/13/2014 10:21:17 PM)
Singapore's Dollar Among Asia's Most Vulnerable to Fed: Chart
Singapore's dollar has emerged as Asia's most-vulnerable currency to prospects of higher U.S. interest rates, driving a gauge measuring the relationship to a record high. The CHART OF THE DAY tracks the Singapore dollar and the benchmark U.S. 10-year yield since April 1995. The Monetary Authority of Singapore, which manages the local dollar against an undisclosed basket of its peers, said today ...(4/13/2014 8:27:52 PM)
Singapore GDP meets, but road ahead may be rocky
Following a moderation in Singapore's growth, economists warn the city-state's growth trajectory could be volatile for the remainder of the year.(4/13/2014 8:01:43 PM)
Singapore, the 'Monaco of the East'?
As the Singapore Yacht Show gets under way this week, experts told CNBC the city state was on the cusp of becoming the 'Monaco of the East.'(4/13/2014 7:08:36 PM)
Singapore Airlines spreads wings into F1
Singapore Airlines Ltd (SIA) has been unveiled as the new title sponsor of the city-state's Formula One race in September as the carrier bids to promote its brand to motor racing's global television audience. "We are thrilled to be taking up the title sponsorship of one of the most exciting races on the F1 calendar, and we are especially pleased to be doing so in the lead-up to Singapore's 50th ...(4/15/2014 5:25:05 AM)
EM ASIA FX-Singapore dollar falls as c.bank lowers inflation outlook
SINGAPORE, April 14 (Reuters) - The Singapore dollar fell on Monday after the central bank lowered its inflation outlook, while most emerging Asian currencies fell in response to the overall strength in ...(4/13/2014 10:18:46 PM)
Singapore Set to Record Strong Growth on Global Demand Recovery
Singapore's central bank has kept its monetary policy unchanged despite a growth slowdown in the first quarter, as it expects a solid growth over the rest of the year due to recovering global demand. The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) said that it remains comfortable with its existing monetary policy stance, adding that it would maintain its policy of allowing a "modest and gradual ...(4/14/2014 7:41:12 AM)
Singapore GP says deal with SIA is “win-win” solution
Singapore Grand Prix says the deal making Singapore Airlines title sponsor for the country's night race presents a "win-win" solution for both event and sponsor.(4/15/2014 10:14:17 AM)
Singapore keeps monetary policy tight, sees economy rebounding
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore's central bank stuck to its tight monetary policy stance on Monday despite weaker growth in the first quarter, saying core inflation will remain elevated as a sustained recovery in advanced economies spurs a rebound in the city-state.(4/14/2014 2:28:09 AM)
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