March CPI falls 0.21 percent month on month Business

March CPI falls 0.21 percent month on month

Lower prices in seven of the 11 groups of consumer goods and services helped drag the consumer price index (CPI) in March down by 0.21 percent from last month, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
This year’s CPI expands 3.54 percent from 2017: GSO Business

This year’s CPI expands 3.54 percent from 2017: GSO

2018 is considered a successful year in controlling inflation as the average consumer price index (CPI) rises by 3.54 percent from 2017 and 2.98 percent from last December, meeting the CPI growth target of under 4 percent.
Singapore’s economy to grow 2.6 percent next year World

Singapore’s economy to grow 2.6 percent next year

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on December 12 announced the results of its recent survey that Singapore’s economy will grow only 2.6 percent in 2019 due to the negative impacts of protectionism and a trade war between the US and China, the world’s first and second largest economies.
Inflation under control: Deputy PM Business

Inflation under control: Deputy PM

Despite complicated changes in the world situation, Vietnam has shown strong performance in stabilizing prices and reining in inflation, keeping the average at only 3.57 percent in the first nine months over 2017.
Singapore’s inflation likely to rise slightly in 2018 World

Singapore’s inflation likely to rise slightly in 2018

Singapore’s inflation is forecast to rise slightly this year due to the impacts of global petrol and food prices, according to the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Ministry for Trade and Industry (MTI).
Rising food, service prices push Singapore’s inflation up in June World

Rising food, service prices push Singapore’s inflation up in June

Increase in the prices of food and services pushed Singapore’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) in June up by 0.6 percent year-on-year, according to a joint report by the Singaporean Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) released on July 23.