Monthly Archives: January 2018

PM Lee: Singapore made steady progress on its long term goals

In his new year message for 2018, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said that Singapore has made steady progress on its long-term goals, and are finishing 2017 stronger than it started and that Singapore is ushering in 2018 with confidence and strength. Strong economy PM Lee said that Singapore’s economy grew by 3.5% in 2017, which is more than double …

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75 percent of Singaporeans don’t know about true cost of international payments

According to new research released today by online money transfer service TransferWise, a majority of Singaporeans who transfer money overseas use their bank but three in four people don’t know the true cost of sending money overseas – which includes both upfront fees and an exchange rate markup. Commissioned by TransferWise, an online survey of more than 1,000 people was …

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