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, 2019See also: Inflation rate (consumer prices) map
US consumer spending rose, inflation was moderate in February
CNBC - 3/27/2020 7:33:00 PM
U.S. consumer spending rose moderately in February and momentum is set to fade rapidly in the coming months, with the coronavirus pandemic upending life for Americans.
U.S. consumer spending, inflation moderate in February
Nasdaq - 3/27/2020 2:04:00 PM
B y Lucia Mutikani. WASHINGTON, March 27 (Reuters) - U.S. consumer spending rose moderately in February and momentum is set to fade rapidly in the coming months, with the coronavi
South Africa consumer inflation rises to 4.6% y/y in February
Nasdaq - 3/18/2020 9:00:00 AM
South Africa's headline consumer price inflation quickened to 4.6% year-on-year in February, from 4.5% in January, data from Statistics South Africa showed on Wednesday. JOHANNESBURG, March 18 (Reuters) - South Africa's headline consumer price inflation quickened to 4.
Meagre interest rate cut leaves industry fuming
Dawn on MSN.com - 3/18/2020 12:00:00 AM
on Tuesday reduced its policy rate by just 75 basis points to 12.5 per cent while announcing two new measures to provide subsidised credit to industry to help meet the challenges posed by the growing pandemic.
Turkey’s Emergency Steps Push Real Rate Near World’s Lowest
YAHOO! - 3/18/2020 12:16:00 AM
Turkey’s central bank cut borrowing costs by a full percentage point and announced a series of measures to boost liquidity amid the coronavirus outbreak, pushing its interest rates adjusted for inflation near the world’s lowest.
China's consumer inflation eases, factory prices fall
China Economic Net - 3/11/2020 2:11:00 AM
China's consumer inflation slightly ... The NBS attributed the price decrease to seasonal factors and the epidemic that led to extended holidays, depressed factory activities and disrupted transportation across the country in the reporting period.
Inflation in consumer price index for food
FAO - 2/11/2019 11:28:00 AM
During the last 5 years, the annual food price ... global (all countries). The Global Food CPI covers approximately 180 countries worldwide representing more than 95% of the world population. Unless otherwise stated, monthly inflation rates represent ...
Bank of Russia Hints at Possible Rate Hike as Oil War Rages On
Bloomberg on MSN.com - 3/20/2020 1:50:54 PM
The Bank of Russia bucked a global trend for interest-rate cuts by keeping borrowing costs on hold on Friday and said a rate increase is possible in the near future after the ruble crashed more than 20% this year.
MPC cuts policy rate by 75 bps to 12.50 percent: central bank
Daily Times(PK) on MSN.com - 3/17/2020 12:00:00 AM
on Tuesday said that at a meeting on March 17, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) decided to cut the policy rate by 75 bps to 12.50 percent.The decision reflected the MPC’s view that the outlook for inflation has improved in light of the recent deceleration in domestic food prices,
WRAPUP 1-U.S. consumer spending, inflation moderate in February
YAHOO! - 3/27/2020 2:06:00 PM
U.S. consumer spending rose moderately in February and momentum is set to fade rapidly in the coming months, with the coronavirus pandemic upending life for Americans. The highly contagious virus, which causes a respiratory illness called COVID-19,