SINGAPORE Singapore's central bank on Friday tightened monetary policy for the second time this year, saying the city-state's economy is likely to expand steadily barring a setback to global growth from trade frictions between the United States and China.
* Some analysts see further tightening in 2019
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SINGAPORE Emerging markets were "as prepared as they can be" for changes to U.S. monetary policy as the Federal Reserve had been as "transparent" as possible, St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard said in Singapore on Monday.
SINGAPORE Singapore's central bank faces a quandary.
SINGAPORE Southeast Asian foreign ministers have urged Myanmar to give a full mandate to an inquiry commission to hold accountable those responsible for the violence in Rakhine state, Singapore said on Tuesday.
SINGAPORE With the click of a button, Singapore's security forces could soon use a digital version of the city-state to simulate a bomb threat at a sports stadium - and learn how to respond if there was a real attack. | Video
SINGAPORE A Singapore parliamentary committee said on Thursday the government should consider legislation to ensure technology companies rein in online fake news and that those responsible are punished.
SINGAPORE, Sept 20 A Singapore parliamentary
committee said on Thursday the government should consider
legislation to ensure technology companies rein in online fake
news and that those responsible are punished.
SINGAPORE (This September 5 story has been refiled to add dropped word "was" in the seventh paragraph; removes extraneous word, punctuation in the eleventh paragraph.)
SINGAPORE Myanmar government leader Aung San Suu Kyi said on Tuesday her relationship with the military - which held her under house arrest for nearly 15 years - was "not that bad" and that the generals in her cabinet were "rather sweet". | Video