Amid a challenging economic outlook for 2017, Singaporeans could see tougher times ahead. In February 2017, Singapore’s Department of Statistics reported that families across all income groups saw their earnings rise at a slower growth rate for 2016, as compared to the previous year.
Far exceeding our expectations, AirAsia’s shares surged to a 52-week high of RM3.59 on 16 May 2017, before pulling back to RM2.94 as at 30 May 2017.
In Issue 558 of Shares Investment, we identified some companies in the different parts of the construction chain which could benefit from the increased public sector construction demand.
In 2016, the Singapore equity market experienced a wave of privatisation deals, which is likely to continue into 2017 as the benchmark Straits Times Index’s valuation remains inexpensive against regional peers.
China Aviation Oil (CAO), the largest physical jet fuel trader in the Asia Pacific region and the sole importer of jet fuel into China, has seen its share price gaining around 16 percent this year to $1.625 as at the time of writing on 24 April 2017.
Global Logistic Properties (GLP) is a leading provider of modern logistics facilities with a US$38 billion portfolio comprising 53.7 million square meters of logistics facilities across China, Japan, Brazil and USA.
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The outlook for the construction sector as a whole is set to rise in 2017. Early this year, the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) said that it expects public sector construction demand to increase to between $20 billion and $24 billion this year from about $15.8 billion last year.
The Singapore government unveiled Budget 2017 on Monday, 20 February 2017, and the increase in water prices was undoubtedly one of the topics that gained the most attention.