Lagged policy response may risk volatility, says UOB

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Lagged policy response may risk volatility, says UOB

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PETALING JAYA: Bank Negara would need to act considering the external uncertainties that could affect the domestic economic conditions, capital flows and the ringgit.

As a result, it said the potential supply shocks could drive prices and inflation even higher.

It noted there is growing consensus that global food and energy prices would continue to stay elevated for longer.

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Author / Journalist: The Star Online

Category: Economy

Topics: Bank Negara UOB Global Economics and Markets Research /Business/Business News Rates Increase Economy

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Published On: 2022-06-24, 00:00:00

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