Inflation falls drastically on better crop production and food supply

The rate of point-to-point inflation fell by 0.61 percentage point to 5.35 per cent in May this year from 5.96 per cent...

Food inflation drops to 42-month low in February

Point-to-point inflation slightly declined in February to 5.46 from that of 5.57 per cent in January as both food and non-food inflations...

Inflation declined but Non-food inflation hits 40-month high on house rent hike

The point-to-point inflation declined to 5.57 per cent in January this year from that of 5.75 per cent in December last year...

Average inflation went up slightly in 2019

The average inflation rate has increased by 0.04 percentage points for the 12 months in the just-concluded year 2019 to 5.59 per...

Inflation in November hits 25 month high on Onion and Commodity prices

Point-to-point inflation increased by 0.58 basis points to 6.05 percent in November, a 25 months high, which was 5.47 percent in October....

Inflation eases to eight month low in October despite Onion price hike

The point-to-point inflation in October fell by 0.07 percentage points to 5.47 percent as a result of price fall in non-food items...

Inflation in September hits 9-month high

Inflation in September increased to 5.54 percent, highest in nine months, from that of 5.49 percent in August due to a...

Inflation edges up in July

Inflation rose 10 basis points to 5.62 percent in July as both food and non-food prices moved upwards. In...

Annual inflation remains within target

Published at: The Daily Star, Jul 10, 2019 The government has been able to keep inflation within the...

Inflation falls to 5.52% in June

Inflation fell to 5.52 percent in June, the lowest in four months, riding on a decline in both food and non-food prices,...

Inflation hits 13 month high

Inflation hit a 13-month high in May thanks to a sharp increase in prices of non-food items on the occasion of Ramadan,...

Non-food inflation rose in Q2 of FY19

Published at: The Financial Express, May 01, 2019 Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Monday admitted that non-food inflation...

Inflation creeps up in March

Published at: The Daily Star, April 10, 2019 Inflation last month edged up dangerously close to the ceiling set by the government for this fiscal...

Inflation rises slightly in Feb

Published at: The Daily Star, March 06, 2019 Inflation rose slightly for the second consecutive month in February due to an increase in food prices...

Inflation rises after 16 months

Published at: The Daily Star, March 01, 2019 Inflation rose in January—for the first time in the last 16 months—due to a hike in food...

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