Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “Singapore Unexpectedly Raises Currency Slope Slightly” – below is their description.
Oct.13 — Singapore’s central bank unexpectedly, and modestly, tightened its monetary policy settings as it sees cost pressures building. The Monetary Authority of Singapore increased the slope of its currency band “slightly” from zero percent previously. Bloomberg’s Haslinda Amin reports on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.”
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Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a sovereign island city-state in maritime Southeast Asia.
The country’s territory is composed of one main island, 63 satellite islands and islets, and one outlying islet, the combined area of which has increased by 25% since the country’s independence as a result of extensive land reclamation projects. It has the second greatest population density in the world. The country has almost 5.7 million residents, 61% (3.4 million) of whom are Singaporean citizens. There are four official languages of Singapore: English, Malay, Chinese, and Tamil; with English being the lingua franca.