Average Inflation Rate

Pakistan Set for 33% Inflation in First Half of 2023: Moody’s

Food prices are high and low income households can't avoid paying for that, so we're going to see higher poverty…

2 months ago

Onions ‘Like Gold’ in Inflation-Saddled Philippines – Guardian

The vegetable is being likened by some to gold, as Covid’s impact on small and medium businesses and a bout…

2 months ago

Inflation to Force Interest Rate Rises in Asia, IMF Warns

IMF Asia-Pacific director Krishna Srinivasan said inflationary pressures are rising due to a global surge in food and fuel costs…

8 months ago

Australia Inflation Hits 21-Year High, Big Rates Boost Feared

The downbeat report comes a day before recently appointed Treasurer Jim Chalmers updates the previous government's budget forecasts

8 months ago

China’s Factory Inflation Slows in June

China continues to buck global trends, with inflation slowing as reopening increases production and eases supply chain bottlenecks.

9 months ago

India Warns High Inflation Will Persist Through This Year

Inflation at the retail level has remained above the central bank's tolerance band of 2-6% for five months in a…

9 months ago

BoJ’s Kuroda Apologises for Rising Prices ‘Misunderstanding’

While conceding his words may have been inappropriate, Bank of Japan governor Haruhiko Kuroda said the remark was intended to…

10 months ago

Cutting China Tariffs Easier Than Fighting Inflation, USTR Says

Inflation is "scary" and hurting Americans financially but is a complicated issue with many causes, Katherine Tai said in remarks…

10 months ago

Bank of Japan’s Kuroda to Stick With Monetary Stimulus

Unlike its US and European counterparts, the BoJ does not face a trade-off between the need to tame inflation and…

10 months ago

China Factory Inflation Eases, Consumer Prices Gallop in April

CPI data showed that consumer price pressures rose, while the Producer Price Index was contained by measures to stabilise commodity…

11 months ago

IMF Flags Stagflation, Growth Risks For Asia

Inflation in Asia is starting to pick up at a time China’s economic slowdown is adding to pressure on regional…

11 months ago

Singapore, Seoul Lead Asian Central Banks in War on Inflation

Global policymakers have moved quickly to prevent soaring inflation from derailing a fragile world economic recovery

12 months ago