Buildings in Singapore’s central business district. The Ministry of Trade and Industry revised GDP growth upwards and projected the economy will expand by 0.5 to 2.5 per cent next year. Photo: SCMPBuildings in Singapore’s central business district. The Ministry of Trade and Industry revised GDP growth upwards and projected the economy will expand by 0.5 to 2.5 per cent next year. Photo: SCMP
Buildings in Singapore’s central business district. The Ministry of Trade and Industry revised GDP growth upwards and projected the economy will expand by 0.5 to 2.5 per cent next year. Photo: SCMP

Singapore revises growth upwards, but ‘global trade tensions’ could threaten recovery

  • Singapore’s GDP grew by 2.1 per cent in the third quarter, while full-year growth is forecast at between 0.5 and 1 per cent
  • But analysts say the US-China trade war could hurt the Singapore economy, although it will gain from the Hong Kong protests
Topic |   Singapore
Buildings in Singapore’s central business district. The Ministry of Trade and Industry revised GDP growth upwards and projected the economy will expand by 0.5 to 2.5 per cent next year. Photo: SCMPBuildings in Singapore’s central business district. The Ministry of Trade and Industry revised GDP growth upwards and projected the economy will expand by 0.5 to 2.5 per cent next year. Photo: SCMP
Buildings in Singapore’s central business district. The Ministry of Trade and Industry revised GDP growth upwards and projected the economy will expand by 0.5 to 2.5 per cent next year. Photo: SCMP
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