All Items In Local Daiso Stores Will Now Cost An Extra 60 Cents

The price increase takes effect from March this year.

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Forget the 20 sen increase in petrol prices for the month of February. Because even Daiso Japan in Malaysia have announced that they will increase their retail pricing starting March 2017.

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Pricing for each normal item at Daiso Japan stores in the country is being increased from RM5.30 to RM5.90. Yeah, 60 sen extra!

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Now whether you think hike of 60 sen is reasonable or not, the price increase is fair considering the fact that the Ringgit has weakened against Japanese Yen for a while now. What do you think though? Will you still shop at Daiso Japan after their price hike?

In 2017, we are going see an increase in prices of items as the economy hits tumultuous times. And the only way to survive is for us to be more careful and stringent with our spending habits: