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55825UK Inflation Rate Eases to 2.4% in April5/23/2018 8:41:16 AM"Annual inflation in the UK edged down to 2.4 percent in April of 2018 from 2.5 percent in March, below market expectations of 2.5 percent. It is the lowest rate since March of 2017, mainly due to a slowdown in cost of transport, food and clothing and footwear. On a monthly basis, consumer prices rose 0.4 percent, following a 0.1 percent gain in March but below forecasts of 0.5 percent. The largest downward contribution came from air fares, which were influenced by the timing of Easter while rising prices for motor fuels produced the largest, partially offsetting, upward effect."United KingdomInflation RateUKRPCJYR/united-kingdom/inflation-cpi
55822South Africa Inflation Rate Rises to 4-Month High in April5/23/2018 8:09:43 AM"The annual inflation rate in South Africa rose to 4.5 percent in April of 2018 from 3.8 percent in the previous month and below market expectations of 4.7 percent. It was the highest inflation rate since December last year, mainly due to prices of food and non-alcoholic beverages and housing and utilities."South AfricaInflation RateSACPIYOY/south-africa/inflation-cpi
55799Singapore Inflation Rate at 3-Month Low of 0.1%5/23/2018 5:11:41 AM"Consumer prices in Singapore edged up 0.1 percent year-on-year in April of 2018, easing from a 0.2 percent rise in the prior month while market estimated a 0.3 percent gain. It is the lowest inflation rate since January, as inflation was steady for food while both housing and transport prices fell more than in a month earlier. Core consumer prices which exclude costs of accommodation and private road transport, went up by 1.3 percent, following a 1.5 percent gain in March and slightly below expectations of a 1.4 percent rise. On a month-on-month basis, consumer prices declined by 0.5 percent in April from a 0.2 percent fall in a month earlier."SingaporeInflation RateSICPIYOY/singapore/inflation-cpi
55797Macau Inflation Rate Rises to 2.88% in April5/23/2018 4:14:01 AM"Macau's consumer price inflation rose to 2.88 percent year-on-year in April of 2018 from 2.66 percent in the previous month. Prices increased at a faster pace: housing & utilities (1.84 pct vs 1.45 pct in March); transport (5.06 pct vs 3.63 pct), and health (5.17 pct vs 4.84 pct) while prices of alcoholic beverages & tobacco rebounded (0.30 pct vs -0.43 pct in March). Meantime, prices went up less than in a month earlier for : food & non-alcoholic beverages (2.86 pct vs 3.03 pct in March); miscellaneous goods & services (4 pct vs 4.01 pct); clothing & footwear (5.69 pct vs 6.38 pct); recreation & culture (1.72 pct vs 2.96 pct); household goods & furnishings (2.25 pct vs 2.46 pct), and education ( 4.17 percent from 4.21 pct). On a monthly basis, consumer prices edged up 0.32 percent."MacauInflation RateMACACAOINFNRATE/macau/inflation-cpi
55796Malaysia April Inflation Rate Rises to 1.4%5/23/2018 4:07:45 AM"Malaysia's consumer price inflation edged up to 1.4 percent year-on-year in April of 2018 from 1.3 percent in the previous month and below market expectations of 1.6 percent. Prices were higher mainly for transport, restaurants & hotels and recreation and culture. Meanwhile, cost eased for food & non-alcoholic beverages and inflation was steady for housing & utilities. Meantime, annual core inflation fell to 1.5 percent in April in April from 1.7 percent in a month earlier and reaching the lowest figure on record. On a monthly basis, consumer prices were flat, after a 0.3 percent fall in March."MalaysiaInflation RateMACPIYOY/malaysia/inflation-cpi
55771Morocco Inflation Rate Highest Since 20135/22/2018 10:44:42 AM"The annual inflation rate in Morocco rose 2.7 percent in April of 2018 from 2.5 percent in the previous month. It was the highest inflation rate since May of 2013, as prices increased further for transport (1.1 percent compared to 0.2 percent in March); furniture and household equipment (0.6 percent compared to 0.5 percent); miscellaneous goods and services (6.8 percent compared to 6.6 percent); clothing and footwear (0.7 percent compared to 0.9 percent) and health (0.5 percent compared to 0.4 percent). Meantime, inflation was steady for food and non-alcoholic beverages (3.3 percent, the same as in March); housing and utilities (0.8 percent); recreation and culture (0.8 percent) and education (2.0 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices edged up 0.3 percent, after increasing 0.1 percent in the prior month."MoroccoInflation RateMoroccoIR/morocco/inflation-cpi
55758Bahrain Inflation Rate Holds Steady at 3-Month Low5/22/2018 5:29:08 AM"Consumer prices in Bahrain rose 2.6 percent year-on-year in April of 2018, the same pace as in the previous month. The figure remained its lowest level since December 2017, as inflation was steady for : housing and utilities (at 1.7 percent); recreation and culture (at 2.6 percent); restaurant (at 0.5 percent); education (at 1.6 percent), and health (5.1 percent). Meantime, prices rose at a softer pace for : food and non-alcoholic beverages (0.7 percent from 1.5 percent in March); clothing (2 percent from 2.6 percent); miscellaneous goods and services (1.4 percent from 3.8 percent); alcoholic beverages and tobacco (35.5 percent from 36.5 percent). On the other hand, prices went up faster for transport (7.9 percent from 7.6 percent) while prices of furniture and household equipment rebounded (2.6 percent from -0.6 percent in March). On a monthly basis, consumer prices edged down 0.1 percent, following a 0.5 percent rise in March."BahrainInflation RateBAHRAININFNRATE/bahrain/inflation-cpi
55754Iran Inflation Rate at 22-Month Low of 7.9% in April5/22/2018 4:11:49 AM"Consumer prices in Iran increased 7.9 percent year-on-year in April of 2018, easing from a 8.3 percent rise in the previous month. It is the lowest inflation rate since June 2016, as prices went up at slower pace for : housing and utilities (8.8 percent compared to 8.9 percent in March); food and beverages (5 percent compared to 7 percent), and clothing and footwear (5.9 percent compared to 6 percent). Meanwhile, prices rose faster for: transport (7.9 percent compared to 7.5 percent in March); furnishings and household equipment (10.5 percent compared to 9.3 percent), and health (8.6 percent compared to 8.5 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices increased 0.8 percent, after a 1.1 percent gain a month earlier."IranInflation RateIRAIRANINFNRATE/iran/inflation-cpi
55737Bosnia and Herzegovina Inflation Rate Slows to 1% in April5/21/2018 3:10:44 PM"Inflation rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina went down to 1 percent in April 2018 from 1.1 percent in the previous month. Prices slowed for food & non-alcoholic beverages (1.1 percent vs 1.3 percent in March) and housing & utilities (1.8 percent vs 2.2 percent). In addition, cost fell further for clothing & footwear (-11.1 percent vs -10.1 percent) and communication (-3 percent vs -2.9 percent). Meanwhile, inflation was steady for alcoholic beverages & tobacco (7.9 percent) and restaurants & hotels (0.2 percent). Contrarily, prices advanced faster for transport (6.3 percent vs 5.6 percent); health (1.3 percent vs 1.2 percent) and recreation & culture (1.2 percent vs 0.9 percent); and declined less for furniture & household equipment (-0.6 percent vs -1.2 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went down 0.4 percent, after a 0.4 percent increase in the previous month."Bosnia and HerzegovinaInflation RateBosnaInfnRate/bosnia-and-herzegovina/inflation-cpi
55724Lebanon Inflation Rate Highest Since 20135/21/2018 10:16:18 AM"The annual inflation rate in Lebanon increased to 5.8 percent in April of 2018 from 5.4 percent in the previous month. It was the highest inflation rate since June of 2013, as prices rose faster for food & non-alcoholic beverages (3.9 percent vs 3.7 percent in March); housing & utilities (5.8 percent vs 4.9 percent); transport (8.1 percent vs 5.9 percent) and health (8.8 percent vs 8.4 percent). Also, cost advanced further for furnishings & household equipment (5.2 percent vs 4.6 percent) and recreation & culture (8.0 percent vs 7.9 percent). Meanwhile, prices slowed for clothing & footwear (12.7 percent vs 16.6 percent); miscellaneous goods & services (3.0 percent vs 3.2 percent); restaurants & hotels (3.3 percent vs 3.4 percent) and alcoholic beverages & tobacco (2.0 percent vs 2.2 percent). Additionally, inflation was steady for education (4.2 percent, the same as in March) and communication (1.0 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 0.5 percent."LebanonInflation RateLEBANONINFNRATE/lebanon/inflation-cpi