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    Inflation dips a bit in August

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:41pm on September 06, 2018

    Inflation went down to 5.48 per cent in August from that of 5.51 per cent in July due mainly to a decline in food inflation...

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    Inflation inches down to 5.57pc in May

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:39am on June 05, 2018

    The point-to-point inflation declined to 5.57 per cent in May from that of 5.63 per cent in April due mainly to fall in food inflation...

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    Inflation calculation belies price hikes in Bangladesh

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 01:25am on May 31, 2018

    The official calculation of inflation remained close to the target set in the national budget for the outgoing financial year 2018 while consumers continued to...

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    Food inflation upsurge likely, to affect low-income people: UO

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 05, 2018

    Unnayan Onneshan, a local think-tank, has said that the recent hike in fuel oil price and high import of consumer goods were likely to result...

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    Inflation drops in Oct

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:37pm on November 14, 2017

    The point-to-point inflation slightly eased to 6.04 per cent in October from that of 6.12 per cent in September mainly because of declining trend of...

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    Inflation hits 23-month high in Sept

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:28pm on October 17, 2017

    The monthly inflation in September went up 23 months high to 6.12 per cent because of food price-led inflation against the backdrop of sharp rise...

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    Food officials’ involvement in black market deplorable

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 05, 2017

    FOOD inflation, especially rice shortage, has been a concern since the beginning of the year given that aus and amon harvests were destroyed by flooding...

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    Inflation drops to 5.57pc in July

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:02pm on August 09, 2017

    The country’s point-to-point inflation dropped by 0.37 percentage points to 5.57 per cent in July from that of 5.94 per cent in June driven by...

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    BB may raise slightly pvt sector credit target in next MPS

    AKM Zamir Uddin | Updated at 10:39pm on June 14, 2017

    Bangladesh Bank has started the process of drafting the monetary policy statement for the first half of the coming fiscal year 2017-18 targeting to increase...

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    Inflation edges up slightly

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:10pm on October 04, 2016

    The general point-to-point inflation rate in the country increased slightly to 5.53 per cent in September, fueled by the uptrend in food inflation due to...