S'pore August factory activity slows but some bright signs

OCBC's Ms Selena Ling (left) said a rebound in electronics could help offset the volatility of the biomedical cluster. DBS' Mr Irvin Seah (centre) expects the outlook for Singapore manufacturing "to remain tepid in the coming months". CIMB economist Song Seng Wun (right) said manufacturing appears to be stabilising globally.