Consumer Price Index

RBI to go for another rate cut to spur growth

RBI to go for another rate cut to spur growth

New Delhi: A booster dose in the form of further rate cut is expected from the Reserve Bank to rekindle economic growth which has been s...Read More

India’s economic growth needs some inflation

India’s economic growth needs some inflation

The latest data for March shows the inflation rate to be 2.86 per cent. The average inflation during the last fiscal year which ended in ...Read More

Inflation inches up, Index of Industrial Production stays flat

Inflation inches up, Index of Industrial Production stays flat

New Delhi: India’s retail inflation ticked up to 2.86% in March as consumers spent more to buy food items and fuel, government data showe...Read More

Retail inflation ticks up at 2.86 pc in March from 2.57 pc in February

Retail inflation ticks up at 2.86 pc in March from 2.57 pc in February

New Delhi: Higher food prices pushed India’s retail inflation in March to 2.86 per cent from 2.57 per cent during February, official data...Read More

February Consumer Price Index rises but food inflation puzzles

February Consumer Price Index rises but food inflation puzzles

New Delhi: Headline retail inflation likely bottomed out in January and is seen rising to 2.57% in February. The rise would be the first ...Read More

Falling food prices hit rural economy hard

Falling food prices hit rural economy hard

People are generally happy when prices are low; they feel even better off when prices are falling. But that could be a nightmare for the ...Read More

Depressed food inflation is a worrying symptom

Depressed food inflation is a worrying symptom

The inflation reported for the month of October was 3.1 per cent, the lowest in the last one year. This was a big relief, because just on...Read More

India’s retail inflation falls to 3.31% in October from 3.70% in September

India’s retail inflation falls to 3.31% in October from 3.70% in September

New Delhi: Retail inflation fell to a one-year low of 3.31 per cent in October on the back of cheaper kitchen staples, fruits and protein...Read More

Retail inflation cools to 10-month low in Aug

Retail inflation cools to 10-month low in Aug

Easing prices may prompt RBI to hold rate hike next month

Inflation rate in Pakistan surged to a four-year high: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics

Inflation rate in Pakistan surged to a four-year high: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics

Islamabad: The Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) has said that the Consumer Price Index-based inflation rate in Pakistan has surged to ...Read More

RBI hikes interest rate for 2nd time in two months on inflation concerns

RBI hikes interest rate for 2nd time in two months on inflation concerns

The Monetary Policy Committee has hiked the policy repo rate by 25 basis points, taking it to 6.5 per cent. This is the first time we hav...Read More

Retail inflation rises to 5-month high in June

Retail inflation rises to 5-month high in June

Factory output growth slips to 7-month low of 3.2% in May.

placeholder

Inflation hits 4-month high on firm fuel prices

CPI rises to 4.87% in May on costlier food items

Retail inflation rises to 4.87% in May on certain food items

Retail inflation rises to 4.87% in May on certain food items

New Delhi: Retail inflation inched up to 4.87 in May on increase in prices of certain items in the food basket, as per the government dat...Read More

placeholder

Firm food, fuel prices lift inflation in April

Rise in CPI may prompt RBI to harden monetary stance in June

placeholder

Wholesale inflation hits seven-month low of 2.48% in Feb

New Delhi : Annual wholesale price inflation eased for the third straight month to hit a seven-month low of 2.48 per cent in February on ...Read More

RBI keeps repo rate, reverse repo rate unchanged at 6% and 5.75% respectively

RBI keeps repo rate, reverse repo rate unchanged at 6% and 5.75% respectively

Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday kept the repo rate and reverse repo rate unchanged at 6 percent and 5.75 percent res...Read More

Inflation under control for 4th year on Govt measures

Inflation under control for 4th year on Govt measures

New Delhi : Headline inflation measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI) has remained under control for the fourth successive year, whic...Read More

IIP growth logs 17-month high; inflation a dampener

IIP growth logs 17-month high; inflation a dampener

New Delhi : A robust performance by the manufacturing sector took India’s industrial production growth to a 17-month high of 8.4 per cent...Read More

India’s Nov WPI print at eight-month high

India’s Nov WPI print at eight-month high

The CPI for November struck a 15-month high of 4.88%.

Free Press Journal

www.freepressjournal.in