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Apr 18, 2017
WPI inflation at 5.7%: With food prices remaining the villain, monsoon holds the keyThe Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) had cautioned in its recent policy readings that monsoons this year will be crucial to decide the course of policy rates, while changing its policy stance from ‘accommodative’ to ‘neutral’ early this year.
Apr 17, 2017
March WPI inflation at 5.7%: With food prices remaining the villain, monsoon holds the key“We believe that there is an upside risk to the inflation with the increasing global commodity prices and expectation of possible below-normal monsoons. A clearer picture will emerge in July-August,” rating agency Care said.
Apr 17, 2017
March wholesale price inflation cools to 5.70% even as food prices heat upAccording to official data, food prices saw a sharp rise of 3.12 percent in March compared to 2.69 percent in the previous month
Apr 06, 2017
Reserve Bank unlikely to cut repo rate today, says Reuters pollTo justify a rate cut this year, the RBI would likely need more comfort on consumer prices, either through a slump in food costs or an easing of core inflation, which has stayed at around 5 percent for several months.
Mar 15, 2017
Retail inflation soars to 3.65% on food prices: Why chances of RBI rate cut are dimCPI inflation is much lower than the last year's level of 5.3 percent.
Nov 15, 2016
Food prices help ease October retail inflation to 4.20%Consumer Food Price Index was down at 3.32 percent compared with 3.88 percent in September
Oct 04, 2016
RBI's Urjit Patel announces cut in repo rate by 0.25% to 6.25%, surprises marketSince January 2015, the RBI has cut the repo rate by a cumulative 150 bps
Aug 05, 2016
Rajan set to bow out, leaving India strategies for inflation, bank clean-upRajan has said he would like to see an MPC in place before he goes - but the government has still to decide who will replace him, never mind pick a committee.
Jul 14, 2016
Costly food prices drives WPI inflation higher to 1.62% in JuneThe hardening of the WPI index follows an uptick in retail inflation, announced on Tuesday, which hit a 22-month high of 5.77 percent in June
Jul 12, 2016
June CPI inflation inches up 5.77% on higher food prices; May IIP grows 1.2%Economists surveyed by Reuters had expected annual retail inflation last month to come in at 5.73 percent compared with 5.76 percent in May