Singapore manufacturing gets unexpected lift from electronics

SINGAPORE (Nikkei Markets) -- Singapore's factory output surprised by growing at a much faster pace than expected in January as the electronics segment rebounded. However, analysts cautioned against reading too much into the monthly number. Most economists ... ( read original story ...)

Successful Blockchain Trial Concludes in Singapore

A blockchain trial which tested shipping from China to Singapore has been deemed a success by its operating partners, carrier Pacific International Lines (PIL), terminal operator PSA International (PSA) and the Singaporean branch of the technology giant IBM. ( read original story ...)

UPDATE 1-Singapore Jan factory output surges past expectations

SINGAPORE, Feb 26 (Reuters) - Singapore’s industrial production jumped much more than expected in January helped by a surge in biomedical manufacturing and electronics output, data showed on Monday. Manufacturing output rose 17.9 percent in January from ... ( read original story ...)

Progress with digital technology worries Singapore businesses

Companies in Singapore have caught up in technology but 48 percent of them says Action is the most important factor in achieving their digital strategy. Wong Heng Chew, Country President, Fujitsu Singapore said while tech is not the only influencing factor ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore to tax digital services from 2020

DURING the Singapore 2018 budget speech on Monday, it was announced that a goods and services tax (GST) will be imposed on imported digital services including movie and music streaming services and mobile applications. The tax on imported services will be ... ( read original story ...)

India ranks last amongst 77 countries with 4G LTE networks

India is on 11th position when it comes to 4G LTE availability across the world. The country that leads the table in terms of 4G speeds is Singapore, with an average LTE speed of 46.64Mbps. (Representative Image:Pexels) “How fast is the Internet?” ( read original story ...)