How and why MAS guides the Singapore dollar: 5 things you should know

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) will release its bi-annual monetary policy statement on Tuesday.

Given weak economic growth and benign inflationary pressure, the MAS may further ease its monetary policy. Economists are divided over whether the central bank will allow the Singapore dollar to weaken further, if at all.

Here are five things to know about Singapore's monetary policy.