Bottom Line on Singapore GDP: Curb Your Enthusiasm

Singapore’s economy may have grown unexpectedly in the first quarter of the year but the manufacturing sector remains weak and that’s not a great sign for the export-dependent economy, analysts say. Data on Thursday showed the Southeast Asian city state grew 1.8 percent in the first three months of the year compared with the previous […]

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New Singapore trend features opportunistic expat job hunters

Singapore’s booming economy has made it the destination of choice for expats arriving without a job or job-related remuneration package. Known in the headhunting trade as ‘opportunistic expats’, many young, talented hopefuls are heading for the vibrant city state in the hope of finding their dream job without having to go through a selection process […]

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