Singapore GDP fall below expectations with a 0.1% gain in Q2
The flat figure marks the slowest quarterly growth for the Republic since the economic downturn in mid-2009, when the economy had shrunk by 1.2%. Economists in a Bloomberg poll had been expecting for a 1% growth for the quarter.
Brexit uncertainty hurts UK builders
The ongoing Brexit crisis continues to hurt British builders, with the sector seeing its sharpest decline in output in a decade in June, according to a recent survey.