Definition: This entry furnishes the annual percent change in consumer prices compared with the previous year's consumer prices.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Inflation rate (consumer prices) map
China's inflation rate eases to 2 pct in February
Businessweek - 3/9/2014 3:09:35 AM
BEIJING (AP) — China's inflation rate eased in February to 2 percent year-on-year amid signs the world's second-largest economy might be cooling. The consumer ... that has led to price-cutting wars. No Faith. No Country. No Marriage.
China February inflation tame, room for policy easing
Yahoo Finance - 3/9/2014 3:52:32 AM
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's consumer prices rose at their slowest rate in 13 months in February as pork prices fell by their most in over a year, a sign that slowing growth rather than rising prices poses a bigger risk to the world's second ...
The reality of inflation
freemalaysiatoday.com - 3/10/2014 11:18:09 PM
Cost push inflation also implies the negative effects of the increase in quantity of money, as this additional money raise the price of goods, those who do not get any of this ... good in conjunction with the number of units of the good ...
Greek consumer prices fall 1.1 pct in Feb., deflation eases
Thomson Reuters - 3/10/2014 6:00:12 AM
ATHENS, March 10 (Reuters) - Greek consumer prices fell 1.1 in February, with the annual pace of deflation decelerating from the previous month, data by the country's statistics service showed on Monday. The figure came in below a forecast of -1 ...
Sudan inflation rate down in February
Sudan Tribune - 3/11/2014 5:37:32 AM
March 10, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Central Bureau of Statistics in Sudan reported that the inflation rate declined to 37.0% in February compared to 40.9% in January. FILE - Men wait to buy meat at the market in Khartoum, Sudan (REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin ...
Czech Republic: Inflation below Forecast
Friedl News - 3/10/2014 4:30:08 PM
Because of a greater decrease than expected in regulated prices, the country’s inflation rate remained below the National Bank’s expectation, CNB published today. While consumer prices increased 0.2 percent last month year-on-year inflation ...
Deflation fears as China inflation drops
7 News Yahoo - 3/10/2014 1:13:52 AM
China's inflation rate has dropped to 2.0 per cent year-on-year in February, down from 2.5 per cent in January, the government says, prompting economists to warn that the risk of deflation is rising. The consumer price ... China is the world's second ...
HSBC lowers inflation forecast for Vietnam
Thanh Nien News - 3/10/2014 3:15:33 AM
HSBC has cut its inflation forecast for this year to 6.5 percent from the previous 7.3 percent, saying domestic demand has remained weak since the start of the year. In an economic outlook report it released Tuesday it said consumer prices rose by a five ...
Using inflation for wealth creation: Does it work in favour
Money Control - 3/10/2014 12:33:54 PM
Read more at: http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/planning/tolstoys-three-questions-learn-financial-planningit_1048683.html?utm_source=ref_article Is inflation your enemy? Anybody and everybody can answer this question by giving an affirmative response ...
Consumer Prices in China Up 2% for February
Watch List News - 3/9/2014 5:21:25 PM
China has posted in February a lower inflation rate ... the world’s second largest economy was losing some steam prompting analysts to call for support from the government with increased spending and more monetary easing. Consumer prices were up just ...
World News: Israel Captures Arms Ship; More Venezuela Protests; China Inflation Rate Slows
WTVY - 3/9/2014 6:51:29 AM
The U.S. and Panama argued the declaration picked sides. The Venezuelan opposition has refused to open a dialogue with the government until jailed protesters are released. EILAT, Israel (AP) -- A captured ship that Israel says carried advanced rockets ...
China inflation falls to 2.0% year-on-year in Feb
Zee News - 3/9/2014 1:50:51 AM
Beijing: China`s inflation rate dropped to 2.0 percent year-on-year in February, down from 2.5 percent in January, the government said Sunday. The consumer price index (CPI ... set by the government in the world`s second-biggest economy.
Govt to set up inflation target: India's minister
Hispanic Business - 3/10/2014 11:58:07 AM
The Indian Union government has the right to set the country's inflation target, while the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) role is to implement the decision, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said in a joint news conference with the RBI governor.
Consumer Price Index and the Inflation Rate
The Motley Fool - 3/1/2014 3:43:32 PM
Every month, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reports the Consumer Price ... inflation hasn't been much of an issue in the U.S. in the past decade, in other parts of the world it is a major issue. Venezuela is a prime example: The value of the country's ...
10 countries with highest inflation rate
Rediff - 4/5/2011 5:19:12 AM
With prices of commodities ... experiencing the full impact of inflation. The entire world - from a rich nation like the United States to one of the poorest countries, Congo - is trying to bring soaring inflation rates under control.