Monetary Authority of Singapore


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Monetary Authority of Singapore

The central bank of Singapore. It is responsible for issuing the Singapore dollar and setting exchange rates. It also regulates banking in Singapore. Unlike many central banks, which set key interest rates, the Monetary Authority of Singapore alters its exchange rates to control its monetary policy. It was established in 1971.
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Lim Hng Kiang, Minister for Trade and Industry, Republic of Singapore and Deputy Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore.
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The Straits Times daily said Su had earlier turned down an invitation to attend the dinner function arranged by the Monetary Authority of Singapore.
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The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), which uses the currency to guide the economy, said in a statement Wednesday it would 'slightly' reduce the pace of the currency's appreciation versus those of its trading partners.
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