The CPI in Aug 2016 went down 0.3% compared to Aug 2015. It rose 0.5% over Jul 2016.
Joint press release on "Consumer Price Developments in Aug 2016" by MAS and MTI.
Non-oil domestic exports decreased 1.9% in Aug 2016 on a month-on-month seasonally adjusted basis, following the previous month’s 1.9% decrease.
Retail sales, on a seasonally-adjusted basis, increased 1.4% in Jul 2016 compared to Jun 2016. Excluding motor vehicles, retail sales rose 3.0%. Seasonally-adjusted sales of food & beverage services increased 3.6% in Jul 2016 compared to Jun 2016.
The Import, Export, Singapore Manufactured Products and Domestic Supply Price Indices fell 1.2%, 1.1%, 2.4% and 2.0% respectively in Jul 2016 over Jun 2016.
Business receipts of the services industries, excluding wholesale & retail trade and accommodation & food services, grew by 1.1% in second quarter 2016 over the previous quarter (non-seasonally adjusted).
Manufacturing output declined 4.0% in Jul 2016 on a seasonally adjusted month-on-month basis.
The CPI in Jul 2016 went down 0.7% compared to Jul 2015. It fell 0.3% over Jun 2016.
Joint press release on "Consumer Price Developments in Jul 2016" by MAS and MTI.
Household net worth grew by 4.2% on a year-on-year basis in 2Q2016. Growth in assets and liabilities has strengthened in 2Q2016 compared to 1Q2016.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2016
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