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Cost of living in Singapore again on the agenda in Parliament

Cost-of-living challenges were raised in Parliament for the second time this week. ST PHOTO: GAVIN FOO
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SINGAPORE - There's no turning away from the topic of inflation. For the second time this week, cost-of-living challenges were raised in Parliament.

Workers' Party MP Jamus Lim (Sengkang GRC), in his adjournment motion on the use of macroeconomic policy to combat inflation, said that "when the prices of what we eat, getting to work, and keeping our homes and businesses running are all rising rapidly, this isn't an inflation problem any longer".

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