Temasek has invested in BeiGene and Innovent Biologics, which develops therapies and antibodies for diseases such as cancer. Photo: Bloomberg

In Singapore, Temasek’s results spark discussion of Chinese investments and Ho Ching

  • Even as it feels the sting of the US-China trade war, the state investment firm is staying true to its strategy of betting big on new trends
  • Its focus on China has mirrored Singapore’s transformation from an export-led economy to one focusing on domestic consumption and services
Topic |   Temasek Holdings

TOP PICKS

Temasek has invested in BeiGene and Innovent Biologics, which develops therapies and antibodies for diseases such as cancer. Photo: Bloomberg
READ FULL ARTICLE
Singapore is more dependent on trade than any other nation, apart from Luxembourg, according to the World Bank. Photo: AFP

Singapore’s economic downturn continues as US-China trade war wreaks havoc on Asia export hubs

  • The city state is considered to be a bellwether for the region and its trade malaise is indicative of weak demand elsewhere and bad news for China’s economy
  • Singapore’s total non-oil exports fell 17.3 per cent in June, adding to the surprise 3.4 per cent collapse in gross domestic product reported last week
Topic |   US-China trade war

TOP PICKS

Singapore is more dependent on trade than any other nation, apart from Luxembourg, according to the World Bank. Photo: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE