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
Inflation-driven rate hike can spoil party for India Inc
The Hindu Business Line - 5/29/2016 6:29:13 PM
Not only will it stall chances of an interest rate cut, a further rise in inflation may even push the Reserve Bank to hike lending rates, which have so far been benign to corporates. While consumer price index ... Emkay Global Financial Services added ...
Consumer Price Index Improves: Will the Fed Speed Up a Rate Hike?
Yahoo Finance - 5/28/2016 12:03:51 PM
Are Global Economic Indicators Causing Better Economic Sentiment? (Continued from Prior Part) US CPI showed improved performance for April The US CPI (Consumer ... Fed’s inflation target may be achieved in the near future. Higher gasoline prices helped ...
Inflation ‘flat’ in May
The Global Times - 5/29/2016 10:32:36 PM
China's inflation rate in May is likely to have remained flat against April due to milder increases in food prices and a lower base of comparison, research by Bank of Communications (BoCom) showed. The consumer price index (CPI), a main gauge of inflation ...
China's May inflation rate to stay flat: report
ECNS - 5/29/2016 7:52:08 AM
China's inflation rate in May is likely to ... inflationary pressure for now, future consumer prices will likely climb up due to stabilizing oil prices on international markets and expanding monetary supply in the country, the report said.
We are looking at a global acquisition for Godrej Consumer
The Hindu - 5/30/2016 12:19:58 AM
The Hindu caught up with Mr. Godrej at his fifth floor corner office in Godrej One, the new global ... Consumer for the last 15 years has grown at the rate of 30 per cent per annum. It’s one of the fastest growing market cap of any company in the country.
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
Australia Q1 GDP Preview: Consumer Spending, Housing Sector to Support Continued Growth
economiccalendar.com - 5/27/2016 11:53:43 PM
The country’s inflation rate fell to 1.3% in March ... Weak inflation presents a new challenge for the world’s twelfth largest economy, which has experienced stable consumer price growth for much of its recent history. Tame inflation is an ongoing ...
Japan April Core Consumer Prices Fall 0.3 Percent
Daily Croton - 5/28/2016 12:25:20 PM
Japan's core consumer prices fell ... may ease policy at next month's rate review. Shiono, who correctly forecast the 0.3 percent drop, cited low energy prices as a key drag on inflation. Inflation expectations in the country are fragile following a ...
Japan's consumer prices down for second straight month in April
Japan Today - 5/27/2016 10:06:20 PM
Japan’s core consumer ... revive the country’s fortunes with a mix of policies centred on central bank monetary easing, targeted government spending and deregulation. But his attempts to power inflation have been hit by falling energy prices, coupled ...
PHL inflation: ‘I will be back’
BusinessMirror. - 5/27/2016 2:28:12 PM
IN January 2015 the headline of a Fortune magazine article read, “The world’s biggest ... greatly from low oil prices is that our inflation rate is most dependent on oil prices—the lifeblood of all economies—than the other countries.
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 ...
Dollar rises as world stock markets hold steady
Laurel Leader-Call - 5/28/2016 9:58:00 PM
An independent index which is overseen by the Bank of Japan also indicated consumer inflation had slowed down reaching almost a one-year low and causing concerns over whether the underlying price trend ... The MSCI All-Country World equity index edged ...
Keeping an Eye on Inflation
State College - 5/29/2016 5:57:36 AM
Since the great recession of December 2007 to June 2009, U.S. interest rates have ... the raise but inflation dilutes the advantage by decreasing the value of your money. There are different ways of tracking inflation. The Consumer Price Index (CPI ...
World oil prices back at $50
Portal em dia - 5/29/2016 2:01:22 AM
the highest intraday price since November 4, after climbing 2.9 percent the previous two sessions. St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said on Thursday that US labour markets are relatively tight and may put upward pressure on inflation.
Kenya: Inflation Tax Sets Consumers for Fresh July Price Increases
AllAfrica - 5/17/2016 9:10:47 AM
Prices of cars, fuel, cigarettes, alcoholic drinks, juices and financial services are expected to rise once again in July when the Treasury factors in the average inflation rate for the past ... passing on the same to the consumer in the form of higher ...