Egypt's annual core inflation rises to 6.26% in October

Ahram Online , Tuesday 10 Nov 2015

Central Bank of Egypt
People and vehicles are seen caught in a traffic jam in front of the Central Bank of Egypt's headquarters in downtown Cairo, Egypt April 9, 2015 (Photo: Hala Safwat)

Egypt's core inflation rate rose to 6.26 percent in October compared to the same month a year earlier, the central bank announced on Tuesday.

Monthly core inflation rate increased by 1.23 percent in October compared to 0.79 percent in September.

Official statistics agency announced earlier on Tuesday that the annual urbal inflation rate accelerated to 9.7 percent in October from 9.2 percent in September.



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