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    Inflation falls to 5.43pc in Sept

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 10, 2018

    Point-to-point inflation declined further to 5.43 per cent in September from that of 5.48 per cent in August due mainly to a fall in food...

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    Japan’s output exceeds capacity most in decade, inflation still riddle

    Reuters . Tokyo | Updated at 12:05am on October 04, 2018

    Japan’s economic output exceeded its full capacity by the most in more than a decade in the second quarter, a hopeful sign for inflation as...

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    US consumer spending rises, monthly inflation moderates

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on September 30, 2018

    US consumer spending increased steadily in August, supporting expectations of solid economic growth in the third quarter, while a measure of underlying inflation remained at...

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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...