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, 2014See also: Inflation rate (consumer prices) map
Bahrain's inflation rises to highest mark since Dec 2013
Arabian Business - 5/23/2016 3:23:03 PM
Bahrain's statistics office released the April consumer price data, showing inflation at ... according to the country's Economic Development Board (EDB). EDB chief economist Dr Jarmo Kotilaine said that the forecast rate will see Bahrain maintain the ...
Hong Kong Inflation Slows For Second Month
Realtime Business News - 5/23/2016 4:53:08 AM
The consumer price index rose 2.7 percent year-on-year following 2.9 percent climb in March. In February, inflation was 3 percent. The latest inflation rate was the lowest since ... given the soft import prices amid subdued global inflation, retreat ...
April inflation slips back
The Standard - 5/24/2016 10:57:01 AM
Overall consumer prices in Hong Kong rose by 2.7 percent in April from a year earlier, the Census and Statistics Department announced yesterday. The inflation rate in April was lower ... With soft import prices amid subdued global inflation, the spokesman ...
Pakistan is a key beneficiary of low global oil prices: Nielsen survey
Pakistan Today - 5/23/2016 8:38:01 PM
Pakistan started the year with a consumer ... of low global oil prices, due to its high level of oil imports. This has led to a low inflation environment, and allowed consumers to benefit from low domestic petrol prices, low interest rates and a reduced ...
World stocks slip as Fed rate hike signal spooks investors
HQ Comox Valley - 5/24/2016 5:42:03 AM
MSCI's all-country world stock ... that the consumer price index jumped 0.4 per cent in April, reflecting higher energy costs. The deal still needs approval by shareholders. Japan and the United States remain at loggerheads over exchange-rate policy ...
How Ultra Low Interest Rates Will Cause The Next Global Recession
Pakistan Defence - 5/23/2016 3:48:42 AM
In addition, massive withdrawals will be followed by a credit contraction, crashing asset values and consumer ... beats inflation rates in the developed world and represents a huge untapped investment potential. Expect more money to flow into countries ...
Top 10 Countries by Inflation Rate Consumer Prices
Jagran Josh - 9/21/2011 11:55:54 PM
Following is the list of Top 10 Countries by Inflation Rate (Consumer Prices) as per CIA (Central Intelligence Agency) latest fact report. S.No. Country Inflation Rate (Consumer Price) in Percentage 1 Syria 59.1 2 Venezuela 56.2 3 Iran 42.3 4 Malawi 26.9
Global home healthcare market to rise 8.85% by 2020
Healthcare Dive - 5/23/2016 1:50:00 PM
Sandler Research notes that in the U.S. and some other countries, healthcare costs increased faster than inflation over the last decade reaching 3.62% while the consumer price index inflation rate remained at an average of 2.04%. "This can be attributed to ...
Egypt's Annual Consumer Price Inflation Rose By 10.9 Pct in April - State Statistics Agency
AllAfrica - 5/10/2016 2:55:32 PM
Cairo — Egypt's monthly consumer price inflation rose ... halving the country's foreign reserves and scaring away tourists and investors. Copyright © 2016 Aswat Masriya. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com).
Yields inch up on Fed rate hike talk; stocks flat
Reuters - 5/23/2016 2:22:48 AM
Oil prices fell and were ... week opened the door to a rate hike as early as in June. Topping the agenda this week is whether U.S. economic data adds to the likelihood of a June or July rate increase. MSCI's all-country world stock index .MIWD00000PUS ...
Global Home Healthcare Market 2016-2020 - Integration of Mobile Devices with Home Healthcare Systems - Research and Markets
Financial Content - 5/23/2016 11:05:22 AM
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Home ... on the rise. In countries like the US, the healthcare cost rose faster than inflation during the last decade. In the US, the consumer price index inflation rate stood at an average ...
Consumer Price Indices for April 2016
7th Space - 5/23/2016 9:25:09 AM
Hong Kong (HKSAR) - The Census and Statistics Department (C&SD) released today (May 23) the Consumer Price ... upside risks to inflation should remain contained in the near term, given the soft import prices amid subdued global inflation, retreat in ...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Dollar up on rate hike talk; stocks flat
Yahoo Finance - 5/23/2016 3:23:03 PM
Oil prices fell and were on track for a fourth session of losses as investors worried about global supply ... the United States may put upward pressure on inflation, raising the case for higher interest rates. The Fed surprised investors when the central ...
Inflation rate skyrockets to 6-year high
Vanguard - 5/16/2016 6:08:51 PM
The skyrocketing prices of goods and services across the country has reflected in Nigeria’s inflation rate climbing to a near six-year ... across many divisions that contribute to the Core Consumer Price Index. Food index reflected tighter supplies ...
Monetary policy statement: Interest rate cut surprises SBP watchers
The Express Tribune - 5/24/2016 12:19:56 AM
But conventional economics suggests central banks shy away from reducing the benchmark interest rate whenever they notice an increase in inflation. Pumping more money into the system when consumer prices are ... a more benign global and domestic outlook ...