31 Aug '15, 9am

Butter in the balance

Butter in the balance

Even as signs of an election were building up in Singapore over the last few months, an incomparably absorbing story was unfolding to our north in Malaysia. However, the scandal at the sovereign wealth fund One Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) speaks to our election too. It shows how the lack of sufficient checks and balances is a bread-and-butter issue. In early June when I last visited Kuala Lumpur, I exchanged Singapore Dollars for Malaysian Ringgit at a rate of approximately SGD1.00 = MYR2.74. Last Friday (28 August 2015) it was SGD1.00=MYR2.98. There has been a 9% devaluation in less than three months. Considering that the Singapore Dollar has also fallen against the US$, the Malaysian devaluation against the greenback is even worse. In early June it was USD1.00 =MYR3.70; on Friday, it was USD1.00= MYR4.17, a 13% devaluation. Lots of imported goods that the typical ...

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