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Online prices now form part of S'pore consumer price index

Department of Statistics has from earlier this year included online prices of items ranging from air tickets to appliances; move may impact monetary policy decisions

As queues for movie tickets like this are making way for online transactions, the Department of Statistics has begun to also look at Internet purchases as a source of price information.


WAITING to pounce on the most affordable online air ticket for your year-end vacation?

Or looking to buy weekend movie tickets online for that blockbuster that you've always wanted to catch?

The Singapore government's statisticians are also monitoring these prices...

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