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Singapore economy

by Gavin Peebles

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Published by Edward Elgar in Cheltenham, Brookfield, US .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Singapore
    • Subjects:
    • Singapore -- Economic conditions.,
    • Singapore -- Economic policy.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-275) and index.

      StatementGavin Peebles and Peter Wilson.
      ContributionsWilson, Peter, 1951-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC445.8 .P44 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 286 p. :
      Number of Pages286
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL800374M
      ISBN 101858982863
      LC Control Number95036676

        On this trip, I flew Singapore Airlines’ Premium Economy Class by booking a cheap revenue ticket from Los Angeles to Phuket, Thailand. My roundtrip airfare cost $1, USD and included all taxes and fees. This was a significant upcharge from economy class tickets, which were going for $, but I wanted to try out the premium economy seat and. Singapore’s economic freedom score is , making it the world’s freest economy in the Index. Its overall score is unchanged from , with .

        Both in and , the economy of Singapore contracted by % after the worldwide financial crisis. While the economy bounced back each time — it grew by nearly 15% in — growth has declined over the past six years. The GDP peaked in , but has now slowed to a growth of about 2% a year. Economists, however, are cautiously. But perhaps the best parts of the book are those that deal, in a fair and balanced way, with some of the problems which face Singapore in an increasingly dangerous and uncertain regional and global economy. Singapore weathered the Asian crisis of /98 quite well although the growth collapses in neighboring Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia.

        Singapore Economic Outlook. Ap The economy shrank at the sharpest rate in over a decade in the first quarter of this year. A drying up of foreign demand due to the Covid pandemic, coupled with government-imposed restrictions domestically and abroad, caused the manufacturing and construction sectors to contract in Q1. ECONOMY SUPERSAVER. ECONOMY SAVER. ECONOMY VALUE. ECONOMY FLEX. PREMIUM ECONOMY. FREE BAGGAGE ALLOWANCE. 25kg. 25kg. 25kg. 25kg. 30kg. MILEAGE ACCRUAL. 10%. 50%. 75%. %. %. CHANGES. For tickets Philippines-Singapore-Philippines or Philippines-Singapore. USD + Fare difference if applicable. .


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