Tag: retail inflation

Retail inflation: India’s retail inflation likely cooled to 5.78% in July

India’s retail inflation likely slowed to a three-month low in July, bringing it back within the central bank’s target range, on falling food prices and...

Retail inflation for industrial workers rises to 5.57 per cent in June

Retail inflation for industrial workers rose to 5.57 per cent in June, mainly due to rising prices of certain food items. “Year-on-year inflation for the...

Price shock has this $29 billion debt manager expecting hawkish RBI

By Ronojoy Mazumdar India’s central bank may signal the start of a normalization of its accommodative monetary policy at its August meeting amid accelerating inflation...

Retail inflation at 6.3%. Real returns from FD could be negative

The rising inflation directly impacts your investments and lifestyle. If you have parked money in fixed deposits of one of the big banks, your returns...

Inflation: India’s retail inflation likely rose in March but stayed within target

India’s retail inflation edged up to a four-month high in March, led by an increase in food and fuel prices, but remained within the Reserve...

Retail inflation for agricultural labourers eases to 6% in November; down to 5.86% for rural workers

Retail inflation for farm labour and rural workers eased to 6 per cent and 5.86 per cent, respectively, in November, mainly due to lower prices...

Pinching people’s pockets: Retail inflation likely to stay elevated in short term

New Delhi: After unseasonal rains, supply disruptions and pandemic-induced woes pushed retail inflation well over the Reserve Bank’s comfort zone in 2020, the scenario is...

High food prices hurting India’s poor, pain to persist

NEW DELHI: India’s retail inflation may stay elevated for at least three more months after hitting a six-year high in October, as excess rain has...

Factory output up after 6 months; retail inflation hits 6-year high

In a mixed bag of economic indicators, India’s factory output expanded after a six-month gap in September as the economic recovery gathered pace. However, retail...

What CPI, WPI inflation are and how they are measured

Retail inflation spiked to nearly 7% in July, impacting household spending. But even with the buzz around the figure, do you know how inflation is...