In the fourth quarter of 2013, Singapore GDP expanded 5.5 percent compared to a year ago, faster than the advance estimate of 4.4 percent.
In the last quarter of 2013, manufacturing expanded by 7 percent, construction by 4.8 percent and services by 5.9 percent.
For the whole of 2013, the economy grew by 4.1 percent.
On a quarter-on-quarter seasonally-adjusted annualised basis, the economy expanded by 6.1 percent, a reversal from the 2.7 percent contraction previously announced.
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