Report: Local residents' inflation expectations show uneven decline and generate divergence

The Singapore Index of Inflation Expectations (SInDEx) report, jointly released by DBS Group and SMU’s Sim Kee Boon Institute for Financial Economics…

8 key findings on what S’pore residents deem essential and who should provide them

Many in Singapore say smartphones, air-conditioning, short holidays and family bonding are essential, a new study said. These were among 40 items and…

New study identifies 40 items deemed essential for household needs

Many in Singapore say smartphones, air-conditioning, short holidays and family bonding are essential, a new study said. These were among 40 items and…

Most people believe poverty is caused by individual abilities and circumstances

Many in Singapore say smartphones, air-conditioning, short holidays and family bonding are essential, a new study said. These were among 40 items and…

Perception of life necessities varies significantly between rich and poor, Lower-income individuals less likely to consider air conditioning and dining out at restaurants as essential

Many in Singapore say smartphones, air-conditioning, short holidays and family bonding are essential, a new study said. These were among 40 items and…

Survey: Government should help with basic needs, To live a decent life depends on oneself, Refrigerator, savings and home ownership are essential for local residents

Many in Singapore say smartphones, air-conditioning, short holidays and family bonding are essential, a new study said. These were among 40 items and…

S'pore residents say smartphones, short holidays and air-con are essential: Study

Many in Singapore say smartphones, air-conditioning, short holidays and family bonding are essential, a new study said. These were among 40 items and…

Air-conditioning, overseas holidays essential for Singaporeans: SMU study

Many in Singapore say smartphones, air-conditioning, short holidays and family bonding are essential, a new study said. These were among 40 items and…

Air-conditioning, overseas holidays essential for Singaporeans, but streaming services are not: SMU study

Many in Singapore say smartphones, air-conditioning, short holidays and family bonding are essential, a new study said. These were among 40 items and…

Sometimes it is okay not to ask the boss for permission

In a commentary, SMU Professor Emeritus of Operations Management Arnoud De Meyer discussed the need for people in Singapore to go beyond the call of…