Singapore's central business district skyline. Photo: Reuters

Singapore economy shows some signs of hope as US-China trade war drags on

  • Singapore’s GDP is expected to grow in the third quarter, meaning it will narrowly avoid a technical recession
  • This comes as leisure and business tourism have increased as a result of the Hong Kong protests
Topic |   Singapore

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Singapore's central business district skyline. Photo: Reuters
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Protesters face police in Hong Kong’s Causeway Bay on Saturday. Photo: AP

Singapore will not escape economic impact if Hong Kong unrest persists, trade minister Chan Chun Sing says

  • Businesses heavily dependent on the protest-hit city will feel the pinch, Chan warns
  • Investor confidence is likely to take a knock which will add to global economic uncertainty, minister says
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Protesters face police in Hong Kong’s Causeway Bay on Saturday. Photo: AP
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