INFLATION WATCH

Singapore's central bank pulled back its full-year inflation outlook on Friday, as July figures fell below expectations to a three-year low.

SINGAPORE inflation cooled below expectations in July, prompting the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to ease its full-year outlook slightly, according to data released on Friday.

SINGAPORE'S headline inflation eased in June, ending a four-month streak of edging upwards, according to consumer price index (CPI) figures released by the Department of Statistics on Tuesday....

HIGHER private transport, retail and food inflation bumped Singapore's headline inflation higher to 0.9 per cent in May, outstripping economists' estimates of 0.6 per cent and rising from 0.8 per...

HIGHER road transport costs boosted Singapore's headline inflation in April, which matched economists' expectations of 0.8 per cent and outstripped March's 0.6 per cent figure, according to...

SINGAPORE'S headline inflation inched up in March, though core inflation eased marginally, according to consumer price index (CPI) figures released by the Department of Statistics on Tuesday.

SINGAPOREANS generally expect overall consumer prices and core inflation - that is, price hikes outside of housing and private transport - to remain largely stable over the next 12 months.

STOCKS

MOMENTUM from Monday's rebound in Asian markets was cut short on Tuesday, as uncertainty in overseas markets weighed on investor sentiment, dragging the region....