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New economy, infrastructure, tourism sectors hold promise

Visitor arrivals in Singapore rose 1.4 per cent year on year in the first six months of this year, down from a 7.7 per cent jump in the same period last year. Maybank Kim Eng Securities' Mr Chua Su Tye remains positive on the outlook as accommodation
Visitor arrivals in Singapore rose 1.4 per cent year on year in the first six months of this year, down from a 7.7 per cent jump in the same period last year. Maybank Kim Eng Securities' Mr Chua Su Tye remains positive on the outlook as accommodation demand remains supported by hotel occupancy trending above 85 per cent, a five-year high.ST FILE PHOTO
Singapore’s malls have responded to declining sales efficiency by accelerating the roll-out of experiential retail concepts.
Singapore’s malls have responded to declining sales efficiency by accelerating the roll-out of experiential retail concepts. ST PHOTO: KELVIN CHNG

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on August 25, 2019, with the headline 'New economy, infrastructure, tourism sectors hold promise'. Print Edition | Subscribe