A progressive increase in the price of goods and services.
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Go on, you’ve no excuse.
# inflation - Friday 11 July, 2014
Biggest increases recorded in cost of education, restaurants and insurance.
# inflation - Sunday 6 July, 2014
Others have had to cancel funerals.
# inflation - Friday 13 June, 2014
The small business trade body said that an increase in wages could force many businesses under.
# inflation - Tuesday 3 June, 2014
Disappointing inflation figures mean we’re likely to see some action this month, but will it make a difference?
# inflation - Thursday 22 May, 2014
The Financial Times columnist says that the eurozone is being run for “the benefit of creditors”.
# inflation - Thursday 15 May, 2014
Growth in the EU and the eurozone is underwhelming, the latest figures show.
# inflation - Wednesday 14 May, 2014
Frankfurt looks set to deliver a long-awaited interest rate cut next month.
# inflation - Sunday 20 April, 2014
With the EU forcing us into a ‘devaluation for slow learners’, isn’t it time we look closer at what exactly the euro has done for us?
# inflation - Wednesday 16 April, 2014
Moody’s ratings agency “delayed on the way down and on the way up” on Irish debt.
# inflation - Thursday 10 April, 2014
Silver linings and all that.
# inflation - Friday 4 April, 2014
Quarterly bulletin finds that drop in unemployment is ‘clearest indicator’ of improving economic fortunes.
# inflation - Sunday 23 March, 2014
Statisticians tell us inflation is a memory but what lies beneath – massive premiums on childcare, health insurance, water tax and more – is a better measure of the pain consumers feel.
# inflation - Thursday 6 March, 2014
ECB president Mario Draghi holds interest rates firm.
# inflation - Saturday 25 January, 2014
Remember Busta Rhymes? Yeah, he’s in here.
# inflation - Saturday 12 October, 2013
These crises mostly occurred after World War II, and in Latin American during the 1980s. Here’s why.
# inflation - Thursday 10 October, 2013
Consumer prices were 0.2 per cent in year to September.
# inflation - Monday 30 September, 2013
Despite the perception that central banks are pumping money frantically, inflation rate debunks this.
# inflation - Thursday 12 September, 2013
Consumer prices were 0.2 per cent higher in August compared to the same time last year.
# inflation - Saturday 17 August, 2013
The second largest economy in the world has enjoyed a phenomenal rise to its current status, but there are some very simple factors which could cause turmoil, both for China and for the rest of the world.
# inflation - Monday 1 July, 2013
Inflation in the eurozone is expected to be 1.6 per cent for last month, up 0.2 per cent from May.
# inflation - Monday 24 June, 2013
Data from Kantar Worldpanel also shows Lidl and Aldi continuing to increase their share of Ireland’s grocery market.
# inflation - Friday 14 June, 2013
Comparing April and May figures, annual inflation rose in 16 member states, remained stable in six and fell in four.
# inflation - Thursday 13 June, 2013
Prices rose by 0.4 per cent in the year to May.
# inflation - Tuesday 14 May, 2013
The European Commission is looking at replacing one and two cent coins or getting rid of them entirely due to the costs involved in making them.
# inflation - Friday 10 May, 2013
However a report shows 60 per cent of adults still believe their income will be lower this time next year.
# inflation - Thursday 9 May, 2013
Consumer prices in April were up by 0.5 per cent when compared to the same month last year.
# inflation - Tuesday 30 April, 2013
The governing council of the European Central Bank meets on Thursday where it could provide a fresh boost to mortgage holders.
# inflation - Tuesday 16 April, 2013
It’s believed that the market is spooked by weak growth in China and the possibility that Cyprus is to sell off some of its gold reserves.
# inflation - Thursday 11 April, 2013
It’s 0.5 per cent more expensive to live in Ireland now than it was a year ago.
# inflation - Tuesday 2 April, 2013
The Small Firms Association has said that a lowering of the cost of employment along with strong political leadership is required for economic recovery.
# inflation - Friday 8 February, 2013
Countries like Britain are insisting that the EU has to make the same drastic cuts that member nations are making in their own budgets.
# inflation - Thursday 17 January, 2013
The most significant monthly price changes were in restaurants and hotels, food and non-alcoholic beverages and health insurance and hairdressing.
# inflation - Friday 4 January, 2013
The EU’s Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices shows inflation at 2.2 per cent, its lowest annual rate in six months.
# inflation - Thursday 20 December, 2012
An Post wants to increase the price of a standard letter from 55c to 65c, the first increase since 2007.
# inflation - Thursday 13 December, 2012
The latest CSO figures indicate that Ireland has seen deflation for five of the last six months.
# inflation - Friday 9 November, 2012
Peaceful demonstrations took place across Buenos Aires last night.
# inflation - Thursday 8 November, 2012
Figures from the CSO show prices for transport fell last month while increasing third level costs drove education up.
# inflation - Wednesday 31 October, 2012
The time to take action on tracker mortgages is now or we will see another wave of mortgage defaults says economist David McWilliams.
# inflation - Friday 12 October, 2012
Drivers will be hit with a 10c toll hike from January 2013.