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#Inflation

From TheJournal.ie There's an incredible lack of inflation in eurozone... and the world right now Inflationistas

There's an incredible lack of inflation in eurozone... and the world right now

Despite the perception that central banks are pumping money frantically, inflation rate debunks this.

From TheJournal.ie Cost of alcohol, eating out and going to school pushes inflation to 0.2 per cent Inflation

Cost of alcohol, eating out and going to school pushes inflation to 0.2 per cent

Consumer prices were 0.2 per cent higher in August compared to the same time last year.

From TheJournal.ie China's economy is booming, but here's what could go wrong Rare Earth Metals

China's economy is booming, but here's what could go wrong

The second largest economy in the world has enjoyed a phenomenal rise to its current status, but there are some very simple factors which could cause turmoil, both for China and for the rest of the world.

From TheJournal.ie Food, alcohol and tobacco prices drive up cost of living Inflation

Food, alcohol and tobacco prices drive up cost of living

Inflation in the eurozone is expected to be 1.6 per cent for last month, up 0.2 per cent from May.

From TheJournal.ie The price of groceries is still rising - but slightly slower than before Groceries

The price of groceries is still rising - but slightly slower than before

Data from Kantar Worldpanel also shows Lidl and Aldi continuing to increase their share of Ireland’s grocery market.

From TheJournal.ie Cost of living rises in the eurozone but not so much in Ireland Inflation

Cost of living rises in the eurozone but not so much in Ireland

Comparing April and May figures, annual inflation rose in 16 member states, remained stable in six and fell in four.

From TheJournal.ie The cost of drinking alcohol and getting an education is increasing Inflation

The cost of drinking alcohol and getting an education is increasing

Prices rose by 0.4 per cent in the year to May.

From TheJournal.ie It might be time to say goodbye to those tiny cent coins Your Two Cents

It might be time to say goodbye to those tiny cent coins

The European Commission is looking at replacing one and two cent coins or getting rid of them entirely due to the costs involved in making them.

From TheJournal.ie Consumers 'weathering the storm' as experts predict recession is bottoming out Consumers

Consumers 'weathering the storm' as experts predict recession is bottoming out

However a report shows 60 per cent of adults still believe their income will be lower this time next year.

From TheJournal.ie CPI: Price of alcohol, tobacco and education up, cost of shoes down Inflation

CPI: Price of alcohol, tobacco and education up, cost of shoes down

Consumer prices in April were up by 0.5 per cent when compared to the same month last year.

From TheJournal.ie Eurozone inflation hits new low, raising prospect of ECB rate cut Eurozone

Eurozone inflation hits new low, raising prospect of ECB rate cut

The governing council of the European Central Bank meets on Thursday where it could provide a fresh boost to mortgage holders.

From TheJournal.ie Gold prices hit biggest slump in 30 years Gold

Gold prices hit biggest slump in 30 years

It’s believed that the market is spooked by weak growth in China and the possibility that Cyprus is to sell off some of its gold reserves.

From TheJournal.ie Cost of living in Ireland rises 0.4 per cent in March Inflation

Cost of living in Ireland rises 0.4 per cent in March

It’s 0.5 per cent more expensive to live in Ireland now than it was a year ago.

From TheJournal.ie Economic activity needed to solve 'fiscal and unemployment crisis' - SFA Small Businesses

Economic activity needed to solve 'fiscal and unemployment crisis' - SFA

The Small Firms Association has said that a lowering of the cost of employment along with strong political leadership is required for economic recovery.

From TheJournal.ie EU leaders battle over budget at tough summit EU Budget

EU leaders battle over budget at tough summit

Countries like Britain are insisting that the EU has to make the same drastic cuts that member nations are making in their own budgets.

From TheJournal.ie CPI shows inflation rose by 1.2% in December Price Rise

CPI shows inflation rose by 1.2% in December

The most significant monthly price changes were in restaurants and hotels, food and non-alcoholic beverages and health insurance and hairdressing.

From TheJournal.ie Cost of living in the Eurozone rose by 2.2pc in 2012 Inflation

Cost of living in the Eurozone rose by 2.2pc in 2012

The EU’s Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices shows inflation at 2.2 per cent, its lowest annual rate in six months.

From TheJournal.ie An Post seeks 18 per cent hike on price of stamps Inflation

An Post seeks 18 per cent hike on price of stamps

An Post wants to increase the price of a standard letter from 55c to 65c, the first increase since 2007.

From TheJournal.ie Cost of living falls by 0.4 per cent in November Deflation

Cost of living falls by 0.4 per cent in November

The latest CSO figures indicate that Ireland has seen deflation for five of the last six months.

From TheJournal.ie More than 30,000 protest against Argentina's government Argentina

More than 30,000 protest against Argentina's government

Peaceful demonstrations took place across Buenos Aires last night.

From TheJournal.ie Fall in annual inflation rate in October Inflation

Fall in annual inflation rate in October

Figures from the CSO show prices for transport fell last month while increasing third level costs drove education up.

From TheJournal.ie Interview: 'There will be mass defaults, I guarantee it' - David McWilliams Opinion

Interview: 'There will be mass defaults, I guarantee it' - David McWilliams

The time to take action on tracker mortgages is now or we will see another wave of mortgage defaults says economist David McWilliams.

From TheJournal.ie Toll charges set to increase by 10c Toll Charges

Toll charges set to increase by 10c

Drivers will be hit with a 10c toll hike from January 2013.

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix... now with added Christopher Walken Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Christopher Walken

Here’s the things we learned, shared and loved today.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Thursday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Inflation eases to 1.6 per cent despite rise in clothing and alcohol prices Cost Of Living

Inflation eases to 1.6 per cent despite rise in clothing and alcohol prices

The price of goods and services in Ireland rose 1.6 per cent in the 12 months to September 2012.

From TheJournal.ie IMF says Argentina faces 'red card' over bad data Censure

IMF says Argentina faces 'red card' over bad data

Christine Lagarde said Argentina has until December to produce data on growth and inflation – or else face censure.

From TheJournal.ie Teeth, taxes and Junior Certs: the week in numbers Prime Numbers

Teeth, taxes and Junior Certs: the week in numbers

Just HOW well did Ireland do at the Paralympics? And which country’s population has the most smokers?

From TheJournal.ie Cost of living rose by 0.6pc in August Inflation

Cost of living rose by 0.6pc in August

The increase in the third-level student contribution and the rising price of petrol have the largest impact in the inflation rate.

From TheJournal.ie Bananas and pineapples will be getting more expensive You've Been Warned

Bananas and pineapples will be getting more expensive

Fyffes says it’ll have to increase its sales prices as the cost of fruit and fuel goes up and while the euro weakens.

From TheJournal.ie Inflation rises to 2.6 per cent in Britain Inflation

Inflation rises to 2.6 per cent in Britain

Unexpected inflation increase could impact on market expectations of further stimulus from Bank of England.

From TheJournal.ie Education costs up 9.4 per cent in year to July Prices

Education costs up 9.4 per cent in year to July

Latest Consumer Price Index from the CSO shows increases in education, transport, alcohol and tobacco since July 2011.

From TheJournal.ie Even Germany's cost of borrowing is beginning to rise again Bond Markets

Even Germany's cost of borrowing is beginning to rise again

Although Germany’s bond yields are still far lower than a year ago, it’s been rising sharply in the last few days…

From TheJournal.ie Inflation up 1.8 per cent over year to May 2012 Inflation

Inflation up 1.8 per cent over year to May 2012

Consumer price index was unchanged between April and May but shows increases in education, transport, food and services over 12 months.

From TheJournal.ie Grocery sales fall by 0.2 per cent Retail

Grocery sales fall by 0.2 per cent

But own-brand labels grow by 2.3 per cent year-on-year, as shoppers attempt to make savings.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Thursday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Consumer prices increase by 1.9 per cent Inflation

Consumer prices increase by 1.9 per cent

Central Statistics Office figures show consumer prices increased by 1.9 per cent in the year to the end of April.

From TheJournal.ie Eurozone inflation rate falls slightly in April Inflation

Eurozone inflation rate falls slightly in April

New estimates from Eurostat also show that households tried to move more money into savings in the last quarter of 2011.

From TheJournal.ie Fornication, planning and right-wing dictatorship: the week in statistics In Numbers

Fornication, planning and right-wing dictatorship: the week in statistics

Plus – the man who came back from the dead, the amount we have to spend each month, and how many Nokias in Manchester United?

From TheJournal.ie Priests, teachers and Instagram: the week in statistics In Numbers

Priests, teachers and Instagram: the week in statistics

How much does it cost to live? How much are we saving? How long do we have to get a job? And plenty more…