Economic prospects are looming over the markets, as traders head out of April and into May.
The Singapore central bank's half-yearly review has reiterated that full-year gross domestic product growth is expected to come in "slightly above the middle of the forecast range" - that is, 1.5 per cent to 3.5 per cent - while March factory output numbers showed a year-on-year rise of 5.9 per cent, slightly higher than predictions but lower than the revised February growth figure of 6.7 per cent.
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