Tag Archive: SINGAPORE CPI

To Singapore, With What ? Time To Look At USDSGD

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I have been in a state of nerves for the entire day, all thanks to a phone call from the Ministry of Communications last night. It was all my son’s fault because the… Continue reading

My USDSGD Monetary Policy Statement Piece – Forward Guidance Please

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CONTINUED FROM Random Thoughts : Temasek, Olam and Watsons – When It is So Dumb, It Must Be Smart Recap.. My initial thought was that Temasek is getting out of SGD because Olam… Continue reading

Why Higher Inflation Is Good For Singaporeans

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Latest CPI numbers in Asia Pacific Australia              2.7%  (2.2% last year, 3% 2 years ago) Bangladesh          7.4% (7.1% last year, 10.6% 2 years ago) Cambodia            4.2% (1.2% last year, 5.3% 2 years ago)… Continue reading

SGD Rates and Bonds Weekly

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Economic News Aug CPI 0.8% MoM vs expected 0.8%. Aug CPI 2.0% YoY vs expected 2% IRS We saw a nice V shaped bounce off the lows in the rates after the slam… Continue reading

USDSGD – The CPI Inflexion Point

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SINGAPORE JULY CPI 1.9% YoY vs expected 2.1%. SINGAPORE JULY CPI 0.3% MoM vs expected 0.6%. Aug. 23 (Bloomberg) — Gains in food and transportation costs contributed to quicker inflation, Statistics Department said… Continue reading