Singapore central bank to release monetary policy statement on Oct.14

FILE PHOTO: A view of the Monetary Authority of Singapore's headquarters in Singapore
FILE PHOTO: A view of the Monetary Authority of Singapore's headquarters in Singapore June 28, 2017. Picture taken June 28, 2017. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside/File Photo

October 7, 2021

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Singapore’s central bank is set to release its monetary policy statement on Oct.14, according to an update to its calendar on Thursday.

The city state will also release advanced estimates of third quarter gross domestic product data on the same day.

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is expected to keep its exchange-rate based policy settings unchanged, a Reuters poll https://www.reuters.com/world/asia-pacific/singapore-cbank-seen-hold-covid-19-pandemic-drags-2021-09-30 showed.

(Reporting by Chen Lin in Singapore; Editing by Shri Navaratnam)