THE BOTTOM LINE

INFLATION is back. What do we do about it? For starters: Don't ignore it...

[NEW DELHI] India's retail inflation rate eased in July, strengthening views that the central bank will keep interest rates on hold at its review in October after raising them for a second...

LATEST US DATA

US consumer prices rose in July, and the underlying trend continued to strengthen - pointing to a steady increase in inflation pressures that keeps the Federal Reserve on track to gradually raise...

SOME of the world's biggest central banks are taking baby steps on the path away from easy money despite uncertain inflation outlooks that suggest they need to tread more carefully...

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand's near-term inflation expectations increased in the third quarter, but remained below the central bank's target midpoint for the next year, a survey showed on...

A SURGE in key agricultural commodity prices could cause an unexpected spike in US, European and Asian inflation. The key question would be the extent of the impact on both overall producer and...

[TOKYO] Japan's annual core consumer inflation quickened slightly in June, offering some relief for central bank policymakers struggling to find out why a prolonged economic recovery has failed...

MALAYSIA'S annual inflation rate slowed to its lowest in more than three years in June, after the government abolished a goods and services tax (GST), but economists said this was unlikely to...

MALAYSIA'S annual inflation rate slowed to its lowest in more than three years in June, after the government abolished a goods and services tax (GST), but economists said this was unlikely to...

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia's consumer price index rose at its slowest pace in more than three years in June, following the withdrawal of a goods and services tax (GST), government data showed on...