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Singapore’s Apr retail sales up 2.2pc from last year

Singapore’s retail sales decreased 0.9 percent in April compared to March 2012, according to the Retail Sales Index released by Department of Statistics Singapore.

Excluding motor vehicles, retail sales in April went up 0.8 percent from March.

Compared to a year ago, Singapore’s retail sales rose 2.2 percent in April. Excluding motor vehicles, retail sales increased 2.9 percent.  

(Source: Department of Statistics Singapore)