INFLATION/PRICE LEVEL

Singapore core inflation falls to 2-year low

The measure came in at 1.2 per cent year-on-year in June, down from 1.3 per cent in May, due to lower services and retail inflation, as well as a steeper decline in the cost of electricity and gas...

Data can be key in easing cost of living concerns

A parliamentary question on whether the cost of living has become a cause for concern was allowed a longer than usual run during the 90-minute question time yesterday, as MPs tackled a hot...

CPI edges up 0.4% as Aug inflation remains modest

Inflation stayed at modest levels last month, though the cost of some services - including healthcare and education - continued to creep up.

August inflation still low at 0.4% but cost of healthcare, education inching up

Inflation inched up last month on the back of pricier healthcare and education services. But the tepid job market and subdued economic environment are expected to keep prices in check over the...

Consumer prices rise 0.6%, below economist expectations

Inflation inched up last month on the back of higher water tariffs and pricier retail items like clothing and household goods.