Inflation

October not yet the time for monetary policy tightening - HSBC

The report expects MAS to keep its current policy. 
5 days ago

October not yet the time for monetary policy tightening - HSBC

The report expects MAS to keep its current policy. 
5 days ago

Core inflation to rise to 1.4% in 2022: analysts

This is on the back of higher energy and food prices.

Core inflation accelerates to 1.1% in August

Headline CPI, meanwhile, continued its slight ease.

Singapore inflation to continue transitory phase for rest of 2021

Upside risks, however, will continue to persist throughout the year.

Core inflation eased to 0.6% in June

Inflation for all items meanwhile remained unchanged at 2.4% YoY.

Chart of the day: Inflation expectations stay flat at 2.7%

Singaporeans expect prices for household durables & services to have picked up in the second quarter.

Economic growth could exceeed 4-6% forecast: MAS

MAS Managing Director Ravi Menon said the government could upgrade its GDP forecast for 2021.

Headline inflation seen to rise up to 1.5% in 2021

Overall inflation rose to 2.4% in May, the highest since November 2013.

Economists upgrade Singapore 2021 GDP forecast to 6.5%

Private-sector economists polled by the Monetary Authority of Singapore expect higher growth, faster inflation in 2021.