March 17, 2021 8:15 am
Data suggests inflationary pressures are unlikely to moderate quickly. This may lead to MPC maintaining status quo
February 13, 2021 2:56 am
Retail inflation data released separately showed the headline number eased to a 16-month low of 4.06 per cent in January, mainly due to a sharp fall in food inflation.
October 20, 2020 10:21 am
While much of the world is seeing benign inflation trends, India is a clear exception. Among the drivers of headline inflation in India in recent months has been food prices, especially those of vegetables.
October 13, 2020 8:43 am
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March 16, 2020 1:47 pm
Wholesale inflation - the rate of increase in wholesale prices as determined by the Wholesale Price Index (WPI) - had stood at 2.93 per cent during the corresponding period of the previous year.
March 09, 2020 9:54 am
Inflation eased to 6.80 percent, significantly lower than January's 7.59 percent, according to the March 4-6 poll of more than 40 economists.
February 14, 2020 5:08 am
The surge in the PMI index in January would augur well for factory output growth, Krishnamurthy Subramanian said.
January 15, 2020 4:33 am
Vegetable inflation jumping to an over six-year high and pulses inflation rising to a more than 3-year high were the key reasons driving retail inflation.
January 09, 2020 2:01 pm
Over 60 per cent of respondents expected retail inflation, due for release on Jan. 13, to breach the upper band of the RBI's buffer range of 2 per cent to 6 per cent, with the highest forecast for 7.01 per cent.
December 19, 2019 7:25 am
Stagflation is said to happen when an economy faces stagnant growth as well as persistently high inflation. In other words, the worst of both worlds.