IMF forecasts stable growth for ASEAN 5 in 2018
14:10 | 19/07/2018 Global Economy
Growth in the ASEAN-5 group of economies is expected to stabilise at around 5.3 percent this year as domestic demand remains healthy and exports continue to recover, according to the latest World Economic Outlook (WEO) recently announced by the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
Singapore’s economy grows slower in Q2 than expected
15:10 | 16/07/2018 Global Economy
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.