Monday, December 6, 2021

Inflation

From leadership to the statesmanship

So much has been said and done on and by leaders and leadership with imminent results that calls for something beyond repetition and monotony. As political leadership is commonly understood as the ability of the government and opposition to...

Interest rate hike to bring a new wave of inflation: Mian Zahid

Former provincial minister Mian Zahid Hussain said the Interest rate hike to bring a new wave of inflation, country is in grip of uncertainty and fears after the annual budget which is taking a toll on the weak economy. President...

Pakistan tops in discount rate among Asian countries

State Bank of Pakistan SBP in its meeting on Tuesday raised the discount rate by 100 bps to 13.25 percent with effect from 17th July 2019. The decision takes into account upside inflationary pressures from exchange rate depreciation since the...

Pakistan: CPI expected at 9.32% YoY in Jun’19, Policy Rate to Increase by 100 bps

Analysts expect Jun’19 Consumer price index (CPI) inflation to settle at 9.32% YoY compared to 5.21% in Jun’18 and 9.11% in May’19, respectively. The uptick in CPI will be owed to i) increase in price of MoGas by PKR...

CPI expected at 7.98% YoY in Feb 19

Comparing January, it is expected that Feb’19 inflation to settle at 7.98% YoY compared to 3.80% in Feb’18 and 7.19% in Jan’19, respectively. The surge in CPI is owed to uptick in prices of food related products (Tomatoes and...

CPI Expected at 7.15% YoY in Jan’19

Analysts at Arif Habib Limited expect Jan’19 inflation to settle at 7.15% YoY compared to 4.42% in Jan’18 and 6.17% in Dec’18, respectively. The uptick in CPI is due to increase in prices of fresh vegetables (Garlic; 1.71% weight...
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