CPI inflation quickens to six-month high of 2.92% on food, fuel prices

According to the data released from the Central Statistics Office (CSO), retail inflation for the month of January has increased to a six month high of 2.92%.This has been primarily due to increase in food prices including vegetables, meat, fish and eggs. Retail inflation is based on the Consumer Price Index (CPI).CPI measures changes in… Continue reading CPI inflation quickens to six-month high of 2.92% on food, fuel prices

Retail Inflation cools further to 2.05% in Jan

According to the data released from the Central Statistics Office (CSO), retail inflation for the month of January has declined to 2.05%.  This decline has been primarily due to a) sustained decline in food prices and b) a sharp decline in energy prices.  It is based on the Consumer Price Index (CPI). It reflects changes… Continue reading Retail Inflation cools further to 2.05% in Jan