Monthly Archives: August 2013

Singapore GDP annual growth rates and STI (1997 to 2012)

Annual growth rates for Singapore real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) are mapped to the Straits Times Index (STI) at the end of each year. Year GDP growth rate (%) STI 1997 + 8.5 1529 1998 – 2.2 1392 1999 + … Continue reading

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Being a Singaporean

I was born in Kandang Kerbau Maternity Hospital (now known as KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital). I grew up in a Singapore Improvement Trust (SIT) housing at Ganges Avenue. So I am a Singaporean by birth. My clearest memory at … Continue reading

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Second quarter 2013 results (Part 2)

Companies were reporting their financial results for the quarter covering 1 April to 30 June 2013 (Second Quarter 2013). The following table provides information on net profit attributable to shareholders for the quarter and year-on-year change between current period in … Continue reading

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Second quarter 2013 results (Part 1)

Companies were reporting their financial results for the quarter covering 1 April to 30 June 2013 (Second Quarter 2013). The following table provides information on net profit attributable to shareholders for the quarter and year-on-year change between current period in … Continue reading

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Singapore Exchange Annual Report 2013

Singapore Exchange (SGX) released its financial results for the year ended 30 June 2013 (FY 2013) recently. This report covered the period from 1 July 2012 to end 30 June 2013. SGX’s performance for current financial year was better than … Continue reading

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