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Singaporeans expect headline inflation to fall to 3% this year, says poll

It is consistent with the continuation of accommodating fiscal and monetary policy, says DBS economist

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Overall, "moderately significant" inflation expectations were observed for food and healthcare costs, due to expected disruptions caused by the pandemic.

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INFLATION in Singapore is expected to remain at low levels for the year, a trend which DBS chief economist Taimur Baig has said is "consistent with the continuation of accommodating fiscal and monetary policy" this year and the next.

The bank on Monday published the...

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