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UAE inflation edges up to 2.2pc during January-May

The inflation rate in consumer prices in the UAE during the first five months of 2017 stood at 2.2 per cent, according to Statistics Centre - Abu Dhabi (SCAD), a report said. The relative change rate in consumer prices during May

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UAE inflation edges up to 2.2pc during January-May

The inflation rate in consumer prices in the UAE during the first five months of 2017 stood at 2.2 per cent, according to Statistics Centre - Abu Dhabi (SCAD), a report said. The relative change rate in consumer prices during May

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Kuwait inflation steady at 2.6pc in April

Inflation in consumer prices in Kuwait held steady at 2.6 per cent year-on-year (y/y) in April, as inflation across most components stabilized, said the latest Economic Update from NBK, a leading bank in the region. Softer inflati

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Saudi inflation growth in December hits new low

Saudi Arabia saw inflation grow by the slowest pace at least since 2012, by 1.7 per cent year-on-year (y-o-y) versus 2.3 per cent y-o-y in November, mainly owing to the fall in food prices, a report said. Inflation in December gre

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Kuwait inflation down to 2.8pc in May

Kuwait’s inflation in consumer prices eased to 2.8 per cent year-on-year (y/y) in May, mainly due to softer food inflation, a report said. Core inflation (which excludes food prices) came in marginally higher at 3.0 per cent

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India's cbank chief Rajan to step down in September

Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan, who has faced criticism from members of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling party for not lowering interest rates enough, said on Saturday he would step down when his term ends on September 4.

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VAT likely to increase inflation rates across GCC

The introduction of value added tax (VAT) will increase inflation rates across the GCC, according to one-third of investment professionals, while over a quarter said that it will increase the cost of doing business, a report said.

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Abu Dhabi inflation hits 3.2pc

Abu Dhabi recorded a consumer inflation of 3.2 per cent in January this year compared to the same period last year, data released by Abu Dhabi Statistics Centre said. The UAE emirate has changed the base year for the data series t

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US consumer spending gains steam; inflation up

US consumer spending rose solidly in January and underlying inflation picked up by the most in four years, keeping Federal Reserve interest rate increases on the table this year. The upbeat data on Friday added to reports on manuf

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Turkey inflation surging to 10pc

Inflation that is approaching 10 per cent poses a serious threat to the economy because it lowers the growth potential, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Simsek said, citing weakness in the lira and food prices for sparking inflation.

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