If you understand how inflation works, you can use it to your advantage.
Authorities have gone as far as tapping nation's reserve to control meat prices.
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Christine Lagarde says the ECB must be mindful of the potentially negative effects of its unconventional policies and take people’s concerns about them into account.
Revised figures from the Eurostat agency show prices across the 19-nation single currency area showing inflation falling from 1.3% in June and from 2.2% a year earlier.
Forecasts for inflation among the experts surveyed fell by 0.1 percentage point in each of the coming three years.
The finance minister cites several factors, including a rise in exports and retail sales.
'Low neutral interest rates are very real and they’re here to stay,' says New York Fed President John Williams in a speech in June.
Time to reconsider if buying a car that depreciates in value is better than buying a property that appreciates in value.
It is being held in bringing the government's commitment to help the people cope with the cost of living, especially during festive seasons.
'Overall inflation pressures in the US will remain muted and tweaking monetary policy won’t impact that.'
'Markets are considering on the possible breakdown in US-Sino trade talks.'
If the property options are good - features, size and location - this should be considered as a good piece of property is always a good hedge against inflation.
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The BoJ revised down its inflation forecast for the year to March 2021 to 1.3% from 1.4%.
Deflation tells us demand may not be robust enough and businesses may have to reduce prices to secure demand, which is not happy news for the economy.
Housing developers can now improve their cashflow issues and focus on their next projects.
Education Ministry to give its view 'at right time' on Bank Negara's finding that starting salaries are lower than in 2010.
Food prices have been falling across the region, driving down inflation and pushing up real interest rates.
It notes that growth has averaged above 5% over the past five years, leading to higher per capita income and reducing already-low poverty.
Headline inflation numbers in Malaysia actually tell us very little about the level of demand in the economy.
According to statistics, consumer prices rose 2.57% in February, the lowest since November 2009.
Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng says a committee has been formed between the finance ministry and the domestic trade and consumer affairs ministry to study the matter.
Economists attribute this to lower transport costs.