The Straits Times' News In A Minute: Dec 26, 2017

Today's top news headlines: Singapore's inflation up 0.6% in November, cryptocurrency oCoins to be launched, Inuka the polar bear celebrates 27th birthday.

In The Straits Times' News In A Minute today, we look at:

* Singapore's inflation rose 0.6 per cent in November, compared to a year ago.

* Local bike-sharing operator oBike will introduce its own cryptocurrency called oCoins next year. 

* Inuka, the first polar bear to be born in the tropics, celebrated its 27th birthday with a cake made of agar agar and salmon.