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    Inflation rises to 5.68pc in August

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:00pm on September 01, 2020

    The general point-to-point inflation rate slightly increased to 5.68 per cent in August from 5.53 per cent in July due to a rise in food...

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    US Fed unveils major policy shift to maximise job growth

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:41pm on August 28, 2020

    The US central bank rolled out a major policy change on Thursday that gives greater weight to its mission of maximizing employment for the benefit...

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    UK inflation jumps on virus fallout, rebounding oil

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:11pm on August 19, 2020

    Inflation in Britain rose to its highest level in four months in July, fuelled by rebounding oil prices and businesses passing on the costs of...

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    China inflation edges up on the back of food prices

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 11:44pm on August 10, 2020

    China’s consumer inflation edged up in July, official data showed on Monday, partly because of rising food prices from floodrelated disruptions and as the country...

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    Inflation rises to 5.65pc in FY20

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:01pm on July 06, 2020

    The average annual inflation increased by 0.17 percentage points to 5.65 per cent in the just concluded financial year 2019-2020 from that of 5.48 per...

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    Government targets to keep inflation at 5.4pc as demand sags 

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:12pm on June 11, 2020

    Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Thursday set the target to keep inflation within 5.4 per cent in the coming financial year 202021 amid sagging...

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    Inflation drops sharply in May

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:42pm on June 02, 2020

    Point-to-point inflation significantly dropped by 0.61 percentage points to 5.35 per cent in May from 5.96 per cent in April as demand for both food...

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    Inflation inches up in March

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:33pm on April 04, 2020

    Point-to-point inflation increased slightly in March to 5.48 per cent from that of 5.46 per cent in February mainly due to the increase in cost...

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    India inflation hits 5-year high at 7.35pc in December

    Business Desk | Updated at 12:00am on January 14, 2020

    Consumer inflation worsened to 7.35 per cent in December, highest since July 2014, government data showed on Monday, reports NDTV. That marked the third month...

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    With inflation low, Fed can boost job market: Daly

    Reuters . Berkeley, California | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2019

    Sluggish inflation gives the Federal Reserve the leeway to keep borrowing costs low and help draw more workers into the labour market, San Francisco Federal...